Why an Outboard?

After my early experiences in boats led us to launch Pure Watercraft, we had to decide what to build first. Why an outboard motor? Why this power level? The answer begins with my move to Seattle. I came here for the first time in 1984, to row in the Opening Day regatta, so I got […]

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Wye Island Challenge – an Epic Marathon

The Wye Island Challenge is an electric boat race that has run annually since 2001, which makes it a pretty unique venue to test electric boats. We took the Pure Outboard there to see how it stacked up in real-world conditions. Entries this year included a wide variety of hulls and power trains. There was […]

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