Gasoline powered outboard engines
are ubiquitous around the globe, but in the wake of a U.S.
Honda Siel Products Ltd India, a subsidiary of Honda Motors Company (NYSE: HMC) (TYO: 7267), has introduced its range of outboard engines
- Best-in-class maximum speed was achieved through weight reduction technologies such as the compact 3-cylinder engine layout developed exclusively for this 60PS outboard engine
as well as reduced hydrodynamic drag by adoption of a streamlined gear case.
Honda has already taken steps to ensure that all 19 models in its marine outboard engine
lineup, from the BF2 (2 PS) to the BF225 (225 PS), deliver emission performance complying with CARB 2008 regulations, making Honda the world's first outboard engine
manufacturer to make its entire lineup CARB 2008 compatible(*7).
``He was heading straight into the wind and soon realised that his outboard engine
was not strong enough,'' he added.