Minn Kota® Meets the Needs of Inshore Saltwater Boaters With New Riptide® Transom Motors

RACINE, Wis. – Responding to input from saltwater anglers, Minn Kota® is expanding its Riptide® Transom trolling motor product line.

“Users of electric motors on small sailboats, canoes, kayaks, RIBs (Rigid Inflatable Boats) and smaller fishing boats are continuously looking for a product that suits their unique environment,” Minn Kota Senior Product Manager Dave Maryanov said. “The new Riptide Transom motors provide exceptional saltwater performance and ease of use in a light-weight, portable platform.”

A total of seven different models will be offered in the transom-mount line including 12-, 24- and 36-volt motors. Thrust levels will range from 45 pounds up to the new powerful 112-pound model. The suggested retail prices range from $249.99 to $839.99.

For more information visit minnkotamotors.com, contact Minn Kota, P.O. Box 8129, Mankato, MN 56002, or call 800-227-6433.