Mike Defrees: 2010 World Champion

Randy builds great boats… I know when I go out at the beginning of every race season and race against the fastest boats in the world… I have a boat that will win. With this MTI, I’ve won many races and many World Championships. I couldn’t ask for anything else. Thank you MTI! Mike Defrees,…

MTI Prepares for Key West

MTI is getting ready to travel to Key West for the 31st Annual Super Boat World Championships November 6th – 13th. Check out the new ad in the Official Super Boat Program and follow the MTI boats during the race by clicking here. The CMS boat featured in the program will race in the Superboat…

The Marine Parts Advantage: News from Mercury

The Lake is Not a Highway Many people believe the technology that drives their boat is roughly the same as what powers their car or truck. That couldn’t be any farther from the truth. Marine technology has to be far more durable and reliable, due to the unusually high levels of stress that are put…

Team Loriblu Competing for National Champion

MTI boats have had a competitive season this year on the Super Boat International Racing Circuit.  Team Loriblu has had a busy summer competing in all 5 races including Cocoa Beach, Miami, Sarasota, Michigan City and New York. They have secured a top spot and are in close competition for National Champion by not falling…

“A Lot of Fun to Run”: New 48′ MTI

Randy Scism speaks with Johnny Tomlinson about the delivery of the new 48′ MTI owned by Tor Staubo.  Tomlinson provided great reviews on the new boat after driving 450 miles within 2 days at the Lake of the Ozarks Shootout.  He ran the boat at speeds over 100 MPH and stated this boat is not…

Preparing Your Boat for a Hurricane

(WWLP) – As you are a boat owner, you know that preparing your boat for a hurricane is just as important as preparing your home. The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency has some important safety tips for boat owners as you prepare for the hurricane season. During the Hurricane Season, boaters should continually obtain the latest…

CMS Prepares for the Lake of the Ozarks Shootout

MTI is preparing the CMS boat to compete in the Lake of the Ozarks Shootout August 20th – 28th.  The Shootout is a week long event and is the largest unsanctioned boat race in the US.  With speeds reaching 208 MPH, Powerboat Magazine has listed the Shootout as one of the 8 “must see” boating…

Boating in Missouri

Do you always boat at the same lake or river?  Check out the list below explore new locations for boating in Missouri! Bull Shoals Lake 45,500 acres on the Missouri-Arkansas Line, 16400 acres on the Missouri side. Missouri’s Mark Twain National Forest is on the far north edge. Fishing, Swimming, Float Trips and Trout Fishing…

Marine Technology to Debut in NYC

Marine Technology is preparing for a new boat to hit the Super Boat International Racing Circuit for the 21st Annual New York Super Boat Grand Prix. The MTI boat will make its debut in New York City for a special tribute to 9-11 Super Boat Race starting September 8th. Visit SuperBoat.com to view the New…

MTI Rigged With Mercury Racing Engines

TNT Custom Marine is installing its first set of Mercury Racing 1100 turbocharged engines in a 40 foot MTI catamaran.  The new engines were unveiled on February 17th at the Miami International Boat Show.  The 1100 pumps out 1,100 lb-ft of torque from 2500 to 5250 rpm (more than the 1200 SCi!) – and delivers…