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Honda updates flagship model outboards

HONDA Marine has launched its next generation of BF175, BF200, BF225 and BF250 V6 outboards.


Honda says its new BF175, BF200, BF225 and BF250 motors mark the newest evolution in the company’s product line, integrating innovative design, a sleek new style, enhanced reliability, streamlined maintenance and an expanded number of rigging options for ease of use. 

Whether boaters are weekend cruisers or commercial (including government and law enforcement) users, Honda says its enhanced V6 motors deliver what every marine enthusiast wants – maximum time on the water.

“New design and now one engine platform powering the BF175, BF200, BF225 and BF250. With multiple rigging options and with Honda’s legendary durability and reliability as standard, these new Honda Marine engines will provide best power and performance from the initial blast to top end speed,” said Rod Day, Sales Manager, Honda Marine.

The new Hondas incorporate more than cosmetic appearance changes and include a number of enhancements for improved reliability and ease of maintenance. All four of the outboards feature an expanded number of rigging options, including top-mount binnacle or side-mount controls, for both electronic and mechanically controlled engines; newly designed push button and key start configurations; and multi-function display to provide boaters with a customised on-the-water operating experience. A standard tilt limit switch has been added to all four models.

Rounding out the rigging options**, models with the next generation iST offer a one-push button start and theft-deterring immobiliser unit for added security. All four units are joystick compatible for boaters who want to add this feature.

The Honda Marine offers the BF175, BF200, BF225 and BF250 in Silver. The new outboards offer Honda Marine’s offer an industry-leading 7-year* Domestic & 3-year* Commercial factory warranty and are arriving in November 2018.

For more details on engine updates and features read extended press release HERE.

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