Team Wake Effects Takes First Place on Day 1

Power duo Rusty Rahm (driver/owner) and Jeff Harris (throttleman) ran hard during Day 1 of the Key West World Championships to take the checkered flag. Key West competition is fierce but the team came out strong for an impressive race to kick-off the week. Additional races will take place Friday and Sunday to determine the…

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48-foot Wake Effects MTI Seeded High for Key West Worlds

Matt Trulio, Speed on the Water journalist, ranks the 48-foot Wake Effects MTI high on list for the Superboat Unlimited class at the Key West World Championships. Rusty Rahm [driver] and Jeff Harris [throlleman] will be in the cockpit as they compete in a series of 3 days of racing for the world title, November…

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MTI Race Teams Ready For Clearwater National Championships

As teams make their final preparations for the SBI Clearwater National Championship, we prepare to have all eyes on our impressive MTI’s that will be hitting the water on Sunday. With 2 MTI entries in both the Superboat Unlimited class, as well as the Superboat class, we don’t have a “favorite” team of the day…

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1,000 Islands Charity Poker Run: Notes From The Afternoon Leg

Check out this article from speedonthewater detailing the 1,000 Islands Poker Run in Clayton, New York & the show-stopping MTI-V 42 center console!   If the morning portion of yesterday’s 1,000 Islands Charity Poker Run in Clayton, N.Y., was a relatively low-speed 60-mile tour—30 miles in each direction—of the St. Lawrence River, the 100-mile after-lunch portion—an extended version…

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New El Gato Patrón MTI Delivered At Boyne Thunder Poker Run

Check out this article from speeonthewater.com describing the new MTI 43-foot cat powered by Mercury Racing 1350/1100 engines, El Gato Patrón! Earlier this year speedonthewater.com reported on the new catamaran Arizona performance boaters Mark and Jennifer Schouten had ordered from Marine Technology Inc., in Wentzville, Mo. Fortunately I was on hand in Boyne City, Mich.,…

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Pro Floors Racing Claim Victory In Sarasota

The New Zealand-based Pro Floors Racing NZ-1 duo of Chris Hanley and Wayne Valder notched their first 2018 season victory today at the Hotelplanner.com Sarasota Powerboat Grand Prix on Florida’s famed Gold Coast. Running in the Super Cat class as part of the strong seven-boat field, Hanley and Valder took the checkered flag in impressive fashion in their 39-foot MTI catamaran.…

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New Show-Stopping MTI Wins Shoot-Out, New Grand Prix A Success

Huski Chocolate, a new 52-foot MTI raceboat, took home the top honors Friday after running 164 mph on the Texas Outlaw Challenge’s three-quarter-mile Shoot-Out course! The organizers as well as the participants were thrilled with the overall fun factor, the level of generosity in response to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts and the variety of featured events taking…

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MTI Race Boats Gear Up To Take 2018 Thunder on Cocoa Beach

Fan-favorite and MTI powered race boats, Wake Effects and FB Marine Group, are preparing to bring home the checkered flag this weekend at 2018 Thunder on Cocoa Beach! Check out the race-day schedule, below, to find out when you can support your favorite MTI team!    With race weekend starting Friday, May 18 and race day…

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37th Annual Key West World Championships

The teams at the Key West World Championships always put on a great show which creates the most anticipated and memorable race of the season. Four of the most well known MTI race boats (CMS, Wake Effects, Team CRC and Pro Floors), hit the water on Wednesday for the first day of racing. CMS placed…

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