Refined Power, Performance and Efficiency that now comes with a 3+3=6 Year factory Warranty. 
The Best engines deserve the best installation, setup, prop and height selection, for the right advice and the best deals on the full range of Mercury four stoke Outboard engines contact the multi award winning team at Hitech Marine.
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A Smooth Performer
Mercury's Exclusive Advanced Mid Section is 66% smoother and 34% quieter than competitive 90 deg motor mount systems

Mercury Verado less Vibration
Mercury Verado less Vibration


4.6L V8 with 12-15% more torque than the nearest competitor 
Higher displacement coupled with Mercruy`s Advanced Range Optimization fuel delivery system produces a better torque curve precisely where its needed, between 3500 and 4500 RPM.

Mercury Verado Torque Comparison
Mercury Verado Torque Comparison


High Output 115 AMP (1449 Watt) Alternator
Provides battery charging "On Demand" to cater for a modern day demamd of electronics, pumps and other accessories.
At idle speeds of 600RPM it can produce a NET Charge to the Battery of 20 Amps!

Mercury Verado115AMP Alternator
Mercury Verado115 AMP Alternator


These exciting new V-8 Verado outboards are wrapped in crisp, bold styling that makes an unmistakable statement on the back of any transom.

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HP / kW
  • 300 / 224
Engine type
  • V-8
Displacement (CID/CC)
  • 279 CID
Displacement (L)
  • 4.6L
Cylinder Configuration
  • V8 [64 degree] with Dual Overhead Cam [DOHC] and 32-valves
Full throttle RPM
  • 5200-6000
Air induction
  • Performance-Tuned Long-Runner Intake Manifold
Fuel induction system
  • Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) Computer Controlled with Advanced Range Optimization
Alternator amp / Watt
  • 115-amp (1449 Watt) with Idle Charge
Recommended fuel
  • Unleaded Regular 87 Octane Minimum (R+M/2) or 90 RON 10% Ethanol Maximum
Recommended oil
  • NMMA Certified FCW SAE 10W-30
Engine protection operator warning system
  • SmartCraft Engine Guardian
  • Electric Start with SmartStart Protection
  • Standard: Digital Throttle & Shift (DTS)
  • Integrated Electro-Hydraulic Power-Steering
Shaft length
  • 20" / 508 mm
  • 25" / 635 mm
  • 30" / 762 mm
Gearcase ratio
  • 1.75:1 / 1.85:1
Dry weight *Lightest model available
  • 600 lbs / 272 kgs
CARB star rating
  • 3
Bore and stroke
  • 3.6 in x 3.4 in / 92 mm x 86 mm
  • SmartCraft PCM 112 Digital Inductive
Cooling system
  • Water-cooled with thermostat
Gear shift
  • F-N-R
Gearcase options
  • 5.44"
Trim system
  • Power trim and tilt
Exhaust system
  • Through prop
  • Cold Fusion White
  • Pearl Fusion White
  • Phantom Black
  • Warm Fusion White
Lubrication system
  • Integrated wet sump
Oil Capacity
  • 7.0 Quarts / 6.6 Liters
Maximum Trim Range
  • 20° (-6° to 14°)
Maximum Tilt Range
  • 73° (-6° to 67°)
Horse Power (hp)
  • 300
Mercury Verado V8 Brochure