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muskrat posted 06-13-2009 09:40 PM ET (US)   Profile for muskrat   Send Email to muskrat  
Does anyone know why the 2009 19 outrage has a higher horsepower rating than my 2004 nantucket even though the boats seem to be identical.
Phil T posted 06-13-2009 10:21 PM ET (US)     Profile for Phil T  Send Email to Phil T     
Could be the higher horsepower weighs (transom rating) the same.
JoeyP posted 06-13-2009 10:53 PM ET (US)     Profile for JoeyP  Send Email to JoeyP     
According to previous posts on this issue there are no differences between the model years. This is probably a marketing strategy by BW to justify an increase in price.
JoeyP posted 06-13-2009 10:58 PM ET (US)     Profile for JoeyP  Send Email to JoeyP     
here is the link form the previous post.
muskrat posted 06-13-2009 11:30 PM ET (US)     Profile for muskrat  Send Email to muskrat     
I [may] upgrade to more horsepower as my merc 115 fourstroke seems a little weak and Im trying to target optimal horsepower.
JoeyP posted 06-14-2009 11:17 AM ET (US)     Profile for JoeyP  Send Email to JoeyP     
I currently have the 08 190 Outrage with the 150 Verado. I'm very happy with this power. I don't know if the 200 hp would have been my choice if it was available that year. I suppose the price would have been a consideration.
Scott Grey posted 06-15-2009 09:18 AM ET (US)     Profile for Scott Grey  Send Email to Scott Grey     
My 2006 190 outrage has the 150 verado and I feel thats all the power the boat needs. I am a bit of a motorhead and I can't think of a time where I needed more than 150 horses even with a full boat. I would probably buy the 200 if I was buying today..but I don't think its necessary! My 2 cents
Yiddil posted 06-19-2009 09:30 AM ET (US)     Profile for Yiddil  Send Email to Yiddil     
The Nantucket and the Outrage are identical..the rating are based on the model year and what BW wanted to stick on the end. And no, you cant swap out model year plates unless you have one:))) Now I think there up to 200 Verado's!!!!You may get more horses, but your getting much more weight which changes your trim:) Henry
Scott Grey posted 06-19-2009 05:42 PM ET (US)     Profile for Scott Grey  Send Email to Scott Grey     
I think the 150 and 200 verados weigh the same (both straight 4 models not the big 6). I believe the only real difference between the 150 and the new 200 is the smaller blower pulley on the charger and remapped fuel system. The two motors are the same displacement and weight if I remember correctly.

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