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6 edition of A Century of Outboard Racing found in the catalog.

A Century of Outboard Racing

by Kevin Desmond

  • 140 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Motorbooks International .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sailing - General,
  • Motor Sports,
  • Sports,
  • Boating - General,
  • History,
  • 20th century,
  • Motorboat racing,
  • Outboard motorboats

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8010999M
    ISBN 100760310475
    ISBN 109780760310472

    Built in late , Dewey Berghauer would pilot Little Blue (hull number four) to a new outboard U class kilo speed record at Kaukauna, Wisconsin in Bill Seebold would continue to race Little Red with a variety of Mercury Outboard power. He used an in-line six cylinder C6 race outboard for the ’72 season and a TII in Select Mercury Outboard Motors Models Below. A leading name in marine engines, Mercury is recognized for producing top-quality outboard motors as well as the MerCruiser line of inboard engines. Founded in by the talented engineer-businessman Carl Kiekhaefer, the Mercury brand of boating engines are found as factory equipment with many.

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    The motors used in Stock Outboard Racing range from to All engines are stock and the choice of motor usually depends on the cost and size of the competitor. Modified Outboard Racing. Modified Outboard Racing is the category for those who like to modify their outboard engines. While it is a cute story, in truth, there were several "outboards" designed before Evinrude’s. A look in Jim Webb’s excellent book A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF OUTBOARDS shows several human, electric and internal combustion powered boat propelling devices in the .


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The book then describes the change from the basic kneel-down boats to the sit-down tunnel hulls and the ever increasing size in outboard engines. From what I remember in the late 60s and mids when my father and I still attended some races in A Century of Outboard Racing book Texas area, that the kneel-downs were racing hulls called DaSilva's and using engines from Yamato /5(11).

The book then describes the change from the basic kneel-down boats to the sit-down tunnel hulls and the ever increasing size in outboard engines.

From what I remember in the late 60s and mids when my father and I still attended some races in the Texas area, that the kneel-downs were racing hulls called DaSilva's and using engines from Yamato /5.

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