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…

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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,…

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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…

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Miss Mary Mac MTI Catches Major Air at OPA World Championships

There is big air and then there is big air—like the kind under Miss Mary Mac in this incredible Tim Sharkey image from the Offshore Powerboat Association World Championships in Ocean City, Md. By all accounts, what started out as flat water in the early to mid-morning turned to jumbled 3- to 5-footers by the time the races got started.

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MTI V42′ Featured as Speed On The Water’s Image Of The Week!

Check out this GORGEOUS shot of the MTI V42′ prototype, shot by Jay Nichols/Naples Image, and featured on Speed On The Water, dubbed “Orange Juice in Key West.” Continuing with a theme this first week of fall, Speedonthewater.com’s second Image of the Week is a sunset photo. But unlike the Tim Sharkey shot from Solomons,…

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MTI at SBI New York Grand Prix

Two MTIs competed earlier this month at the New York Super Boat Grand Prix, Team Broadco and Spirit of Qatar! Congratulations to both teams, as Team Broadco took home a first place finish, and Spirit of Qatar placed second! President of Super Boat International, John Carbonell, was pleased with the day’s outcome. “We had a…

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Offshore Only Coverage Of MTI At Lake of the Ozarks Shootout

To no one’s surprise, Marine Technology Inc. (MTI) had a strong showing at the 25th anniversary of the Lake of the Ozarks Shootout last week. Practically located in MTI’s backyard on Missouri’s expansive Lake of the Ozarks, the Shootout is always a good place to spot the latest and greatest—as well as some classics—from the Wentzville-based company.

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The Right Course To Foglia’s First MTI Catamaran

Check out this slick coverage of the proud new owner of a 44′ MTI cat, Vinnie Foglia! Click here to view the article in full at Offshore Only. By any measure, a 44-foot Marine Technology, Inc., catamaran with dual Mercury Racing 1100 engines is a serious boat that needs to be approached with serious respect…

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Nerves of Steel: World Champions Bob Bull & Randy Scism

MTI/CMS throttle man Randy Scism and driver Bob Bull ran an impressive 186 mph in 2012. The black and orange 48-foot MTI/CMS Catamaran is powered by twin Mercury Racing turbocharged 1350 engines that earned the Top Gun trophy last summer in the Manufacturer Catamaran class. The team was 6 mph behind the Shootout overall Top…

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