Seven Marine 557 HP Outboards Ready for Production

We caught some video of Charles Plueddeman looking over the 7 Marine 557hp outboards, now ready for production.

6th March 2013.
By Charles Plueddeman

We’re here at the dock at the Miami Boat Show with the 7 Marine 557 outboards. This is the third year the 7 Marine motors have been in Miami; the first year was a prototype, and last year they had a running motor on the water that we took a little spin in. This year they’ve got full production engines.

In fact, just two weeks ago, 7 Marine got their full on EPA certificate, and they’re ready to go into full production at their facility in Germantown, Wisconsin.

Now what’s cool about these motors: of course they’re very powerful, 557 hp. It’s a Cadillac-based, 6.2L supercharged V8 engine under here. All digital shifting. And you might also notice this paint job. One of the things they can do with such a low-volume production is paint it any color you want. This is their mahi-mahi paint job.

So it’s pretty cool, and when we get done here we’re going to go take it for a ride on this 38 Fountain.

7 Marine 557 Debut

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Charles Plueddeman is Boats.com's outboard, trailer, and PWC expert. He is a former editor at Boating Magazine and contributor to many national publications since 1986.

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