A Positive Outlook In The “Go-Fast” Boating Industry

Jason Johnson, a columnist for Offshore Only and Speed On The Water, published an article mid-December reflecting on the rise in the go-fast-boating industry, including some words from our own Randy Scism. Check out a portion of the article below, or click here to read it in full. While interviewing some of the most influential…

Highs and Lows from 2013: Randy Scism

As part of the annual Highs and Lows article series by Speed On The Water, Randy Scism was recently interviewed in reflection of 2013. Check out  portion of the article below, or click here to read it in full. Between debuting the out-of-this-world Black Diamond 52-foot canopied catamaran at the 2013 Miami International Boat Show in…

Planet Powerboat Year End Video Features MTI

Planet Powerboat recently released their Year End Key West World Championship video, featuring our very own Randy Scism, as well as many MTI’s that competed during the Super Boat International Key West World Championship races! Check it out below, and make sure to pay attention at 12:50 to see Randy Scism give an exclusive tour…

2014 OPA Schedule

With just less than 2 months until the offshore race organization OPA hosts their 2013 awards banquet to honor this year’s champions, many teams are already preparing for the 2014 season, which kicks off the first weekend in May. The organization just recently released their 2014 schedule, which will again include the Atlantic City Grand…

Go-Fast Boat Winterization Tips

Winterizing a regular ol’ runabout is challenging enough for most owners, but when it comes to performance boats and their engines, there are a few worthwhile extra steps that should be taken. Starting with one of the most basic go-fast accessories, for stern-drive-powered boats equipped with switchable exhaust, make sure you run anti-freeze through the…

MTI-V 42 At Hamilton Harbor Boat Show

In late November, Tim Gallagher visited the exclusive, invitation-only Hamilton Harbor Boat Show in Naples, FL. Friday hosted a members only viewing event, with guests arriving on Saturday. The MTI-V 42 was extremely popular among guests, as it stood out significantly against the likes of Hinckley, Boston Whaler, Grady White, Hydra-Sports, and others. Gallagher would…

Miss Mary Mac MTI Featured As Image Of The Year!

Speed On The Water Magazine just published their fourth issue, which includes a fantastic collection of images, titled 2013: Year In Pictures. While several MTI’s were featured in the publication, a photo of the Miss Mary Mac MTI catamaran, captured by notorious offshore racing photographer Tim Sharkey, was selected as the “Image Of The Year”,…

Spirit of Qatar MTI at World Championships

The future of offshore racing is in good hands thanks to some talented second-generation competitors from some of the best-known families in the sport. The best performance on Sunday was turned in by the Spirit of Qatar Superboat entry, which was driven by Ali Al-Neama and throttled by second-generation throttleman Billy Moore, son of the…

Key West World Championships

Full Spread of MTIs At Key West World Championships

Marine Technology Inc was well represented across the fleet over the past week at the Super Boat International Key West World Championships! According to the unofficial results, as released by Super Boat International, Miss Mary Mac took a second place finish in the Turbine class, as the team finished first in both the second and…

Embracing the Key West World Championships

This week, offshore racers, poker runners and go-fast boat lovers of all kinds will find themselves in Key West, Fla., for the Super Boat International Key West World Championships and Florida Powerboat Club’s Key West Poker Run. Despite that they happen during the same week, the two events run independently of one another. Yet they…

MTI at the 2013 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the “Yachting Capital of the World” will host the 54th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show on October 31-Nov 4, 2013. Show exhibits range from yacht builders and designers to exotic cars and brokerage yachts. Covering six locations and over 3 million square feet of space, the show’s transportation network of bus shuttles,…

Top Winterizing Tips

Get your boat ready for hibernation with these winterizing tips. Preserve “Fogging” means applying lubricating oil to cylinders and pistons while the engine is running. This can be sprayed in via carburetors or air intakes, or a special mixture can be supplied to the engine via a portable tank connected to the fuel line. Think…