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Four back-to-back years of flawless performance (and top honors) at the BASS Masters Classic®. Countless tournament wins. Endless racing victories. No wonder it’s the power of choice for more of the world’s top professional anglers. And the power you can count on for top performance.

Type of Outboard
Outboard Engines
2 Stroke Portables
Mid Range 2 Stroke
V6 Efi 2 Stroke
4 Stroke
Optimax Dfi
Verado 4 Stroke
Specifications Features & Benefits
HP @ Prop: 75
kW @ Prop: 56
Max RPM (WOT): 5000-5750
Cylinders: 3 (in-line)
Displacement (CID/cc): 92.96/1526
Bore & Stroke (in): 3.63 x 3.00
Bore & Stroke (mm): 92 x 76
Cooling System: Water-cooled with thermostat & pressure-controlled
Ignition System: PCM 038
Starting: Electric (Turnkey)
Gear Ratio: 2.33:1
Gear Shift: F-N-R
Steering: Remote
Alternator: 60-amp/756-watt belt-driven
Trim System: Power Trim Standard
Exhaust System: Through-prop
Lubrication System: Electronic Multipoint
Shaft Length (inches): 20
Shaft Length (mm): 508
Dry Weight (lbs.) (Lightest Version model, excludes engine oil, rigging, hardware and propeller):
Dry Weight (kg.) (Lightest Version model, excludes engine oil, rigging, hardware and propeller):
SmartCraft: Yes
CARB Star Rating: 3
Warranty: 2 + 1
Recommended Oil: Mercury OptiMax/DFI Engine Oil
New for 2004MY, the 1.5L OptiMax family provides the ultimate hybrid of 2-stroke and 4-stroke technologies to the midrange.
The new 1.5L OptiMax family meets the same 3-star C.A.R.B rating as today's fourstrokes and give the operator the same acceleration, top end speed and weight advantages as today's 2-strokes.
The 1.5L OptiMax family features an inline 3-cylinder engine block specifically designed for the OptiMax DFI system.
The 1.5L OptiMax family fuel system utilizes 95 psi to deliver the air/fuel mixture directly into to the combustion chamber for unmatched fuel efficiency and engine performance.
Each model features the powerful 038 Motorola control module for unmatched engine management and SmartCraft capabilities.
A specially designed cooling system keeps the 1.5L OptiMax engine block running at ideal temperatures for durability and reliability.
These models feature the 60-amp/756 watt belt-driven alternator system which provides charging "on-demand" for the ultimate in efficiency and charging performance.
Each model features a 5-qt integral oil reservoir with dipstick attachment to easily monitor engine oil levels for ease of maintenance and low-hassle boating.
Each model features Mercury's exclusive 2+1 OptiMax warranty plus 3-years of limited corrosion warranty.