Quick-revving double-overhead camshaft design and deep-breathing intake deliver thrilling and satisfying performance. Great for aluminum console, deck, inflatable rigid hull, inshore fishing, offshore fishing, and runabout boats and tritoons.

HP / kW250 / 186
Engine typeV8
MidSectionConventional MidSection
Displacement (CID/CC)279 CID
Displacement (L)4.6L
Cylinder ConfigurationV-8 [64 degree] with Dual Overhead Cam [DOHC] and 32-valves
Full throttle RPM5200-6000
Air inductionPerformance-Tuned Long-Runner Intake Manifold
Fuel induction systemElectronic Fuel Injection (EFI) Computer Controlled with Advanced Range Optimization
Alternator amp / Watt85-amp (1071 Watt) with Idle Charge
Recommended fuelUnleaded Regular 87 Octane Minimum (R+M/2) or 90 RON 10% Ethanol Maximum
Recommended oilNMMA Certified FCW SAE 10W-30
Engine protection operator warning systemSmartCraft Engine Guardian
Compatible with SmartCraft digital technologyYes
StartingElectric Start with SmartStart Protection
ControlsRemote Mechanical or Digital Throttle & Shift (DTS)
SteeringBig Tiller (optional)
Hydraulic (standard)
Power (optional)
Shaft length20" / 508 mm
25" / 635 mm
30" / 762 mm
Gearcase ratio1.75:1
Dry weight *Lightest model available527 lbs / 239 kgs
CARB star rating3
Bore and stroke3.6 in x 3.4 in / 92 mm x 86 mm
IgnitionSmartCraft PCM 112 Digital Inductive
Cooling systemWater-cooled with thermostat
Gear shiftF-N-R
Gearcase options5.44"
Trim systemPower trim and tilt
Exhaust systemThrough prop
Counter RotationAvailable
ColorCold Fusion White
Pearl Fusion White
Phantom Black
Warm Fusion White
Lubrication systemIntegrated wet sump
Oil Capacity7.0 Quarts / 6.6 Liters
Maximum Trim Range20° (-6° to 14°)
Maximum Tilt Range73° (-6° to 67°)