And You Thought They Only Made Cars

Although most of us know Suzuki for their work in the auto industry, they actually have an entire aquatic line called . Rather than being a traditional “boat company,” Suzuki Marine is a motor company. This means they can translate the technology they have already developed in their numerous vehicles to power items such as motorcycles, ATVs, and boats.

The engines themselves are designed to be lightweight with the maximum amount of output. They are also distinguished from similar companies for being 4-stroke cross valve engines that are surprisingly quiet and fuel efficient. And that is becoming increasingly important to boaters as the cost of boat fuel far exceeds the cost of auto fuel, which itself is already at an all-time high.