Mercury adds V-8 and V-6 engines to its Pro XS line

FOND DU LAC, Wisconsin (May 18, 2018) Mercury Marine, the world leader in marine propulsion technology, today announced the addition of multiple new 4.6L V-8 Pro XS outboards from 200-300hp and an all-new 3.4L V-6 175hp Pro XS outboard. These powerful new engines expand Mercury's offering for competitive anglers and represent the next generation of tournament-winning performance.

"The unveiling of these powerful, high-horsepower Pro XS models culminates a process we began in 2016 to comprehensively elevate the entire Pro XS brand with engineering that delivers higher performance, better fuel economy, uncompromising reliability and durability in a light-weight four-stroke design," said John Buelow, Mercury Marine vice president of global category management. "We now have a complete family of top-performing Pro XS outboards from 115- 300hp that competitive anglers will love."

I need to go fast and maximize my time out on the water,said Kevin VanDam, Four-Time Bassmaster Classic Champion. “These engines are so light, fast and quiet its stunning. Mercury has raised the bar with every aspect of this engine.