VERADO® 400 L6

The inherently balanced in-line six-cylinder engine and our Advanced Mid Section (AMS) with perimeter mounts virtually eliminate vibration in the boat. Perfect for sneaking up on fish or cruising on luxury pontoons.

HP / kW400 / 298
Engine typeInline 6
MidSectionAdvanced MidSection (AMS)
Displacement (CID/CC)158.5 / 2600
Displacement (L)2.6
Cylinder ConfigurationInline 6 with Dual Overhead Cam [DOHC] and 24-valves
Full throttle RPM6200-6800
Air inductionSupercharged with charge air cooling and electronic boost pressure control
Alternator amp / Watt70 amp / 882 watt (Belt-Driven)
Recommended fuelUnleaded Regular 89 Octane Minimum (R+M)/2 or 93 RON Unleaded 91 Octane or 95 RON for premium performance in all conditions 10% Ethanol Maximum
Recommended oilMercury FourStroke 25W40 Marine Oil
Engine protection operator warning systemSmartCraft Engine Guardian
Compatible with SmartCraft digital technologyYes
StartingElectric Start with SmartStart Protection
ControlsDigital Throttle & Shift (DTS)
SteeringElectro-hydraulic power steering
Joystick Piloting for Outboards
Shaft length20" / 508 mm
25" / 635 mm
30" / 762 mm
Gearcase ratio1.75:1
Dry weight *Lightest model available668 lbs / 303 kg
CARB star rating2
Bore and stroke3.23 in x 3.23 in / 82 mm x 82 mm
IgnitionSmartCraft Digital Inductive
Cooling systemWater-cooled with thermostat & pressure-controlled
Gear shiftSmartCraft DTS F-N-R
Gearcase options5.44"
Trim systemSmartCraft programmable trim and tilt
Trim positionsElectric Hydraulic Power Steering
Exhaust systemThrough prop
Counter RotationAvailable
ColorCold Fusion White
Phantom Black
Lubrication systemIntegrated wet sump
Oil Capacity8.5 Quarts / 8.0 Liters
Maximum Trim Range20° (-6° to 14°)
Maximum Tilt Range73° (-6° to 67°)