After much demand and support from the community in Clearwater, the 2017 Super Boat Clearwater National Championship is set to take place this weekend, and teams are gearing up now to head down to Florida. Based on latest reports, this year’s competition boasts one of the biggest registration lists for the 2017 offshore racing season, with four MTI Catamarans slotted to race in the Superboat Unlimited and Superboat classes.
Newly inducted Lake of the Ozarks Shootout Hall of Famer Bob Bull put a lot of work in all weekend—and on Sunday his wife, Debbie, did the same. Bob backed up his 177-mph pass on Saturday in his 52-foot canopied MTI catamaran powered by twin Mercury Racing 1650 engines with the same speed on Sunday, and his wife, who was joined by the same throttleman—MTI founder Randy Scism—tried to beat her husband but ended up one mph shy at 176 mph.
There’s no doubt the Lake of the Ozarks Shootout, and all of the festivities surrounding the weeklong event in Central Missouri, is always a big deal for the team at Marine Technology Inc. in Wentzville, Mo., but this year the MTI crew appears to have even more in store for its current and future customers.
The 2017 Michigan City Great Lakes Grand Prix saw its biggest crowd to date this past weekend and competitors made sure to put on a good show! Check out the article about MTI and some photos from the event, below! It quickly became clear during the second race of the 9th annual Great Lakes Grand…
The 03 Wake Effects Offshore Powerboat Racing team established a commanding lead in the early stages of the 2017 Mentor Grand Prix! The 48′ MTI piloted by Rusty Rahm and Throttled by Jeff Harris were managing their pace to maintain the gap to Cat Can Do Racing before losing a propeller on Lap 7. The…
Check out this specs video feature, showcasing the Wake Effects 48′ MTI Catamaran offshore race boat, which reaches a top speed of over 190 MPH! This MTI Catamaran is the vessel in which the Wake Effects Offshore Race Team was able to achieve both National and World Championship titles, as well as the Triple Crown, in the 2016 Super Boat International Racing Season.
Check out these video highlights from the 2017 OPA Racing Lake Race! Despite both being sidelined by mechanical issues, the #17 Wake Effects MTI Catamaran and fellow Marine Technology Inc stablemates CMS Offshore Racing had an epic battle for first place for the majority of the race.
After jumping out to an early lead courtesy of Mercury Racing, a failed water hose resulted in an early retirement for the #17 Wake Effects MTI catamaran at the 2017 Lake Race. The team showed amazing pace in the early laps of the race and will be ready for the next bout at the Super Boat…
Miles of race fans gathered on the shore of Cocoa Beach to watch the 2017 Space Coast Super Boat Grand Prix earlier this May. Taking home first place of the Super Boat Unlimited class was Team CRC Sunlight Supply, earning top honors. Team Wake Effects also ranked in the Super Boat Unlimited class, taking home…
The Team CRC, Wake Effects Offshore Racing, and Pro Floors MTI catamarans hit Cocoa Beach over the weekend for the 2017 SBI Season Opener, the Space Coast Super Boat Grand Prix. Rougher than it looked but not nearly as rough as it can be—that was the book on Sunday’s season-opening Super Boat International Space Coast Super Boat Grand Prix in Cocoa Beach, Fla.
Check out Wake Effects brand new look for the 2017 Offshore Racing Season, set to debut in Cocoa Beach! Understanding that CMS team owner/driver Bob Bull and his longtime throttleman—Randy Scism, the owner of Marine Technology Inc. in Wentzville, Mo.—were only planning to run a couple of races in 2017
Check the article below of MTI’s Wake Effects featured in Speed on the Water’s March/April 2017 Magazine. It’s the home of the Super Boat International Space Coast Grand Prix, set this year for the middle of May and directed by Kerry Bartlett, a local resident and yacht broker.
Thanks to Offshore racing services, Pro Floors International Racing MTI Catamaran is coming back to life for the 2017 Season! It is quite sobering to be writing this story today as it’s ANZAC Day—a day that celebrates the rich history and traditions of veterans from Australia, New Zealanders, the United Kingdom and United States who fought together for freedom—down here in Australia. ANZAC Day is similar day to Veterans Day in the U.S. where those who battled and sacrificed to preserve freedom are honored and celebrated.
Check out the first of three installments from the 2017 NBC Sports Special featuring the 2016 SBI Key West World Championship! Here, you will be able to see all the action that ultimately led to MTI Catamarans claiming two spots in the top 3 on the first day of racing, with #7 Team CRC/Sunlight Supply snagging 2nd place and #3 CMS coming in just behind them in 3rd place.
Check out the video, above, of the highlights from the second annual Marine Technology Inc. Fun Run from Miami down through the Florida Keys!