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at top speed than the competition to be exact. Unlike the competition, OptiMax Pro XS has powered more champions and is the time-tested, tournament-proven choice for thousands of anglers. Pair it with the Fury ® propeller, and it’s the fastest rig on water. Learn more about our knockout combination of speed, technology and reliability at

OptiMax ® Pro XS is wicked fast: 3.5 seconds quicker from 0 – 30 mph and 2 mph faster

Source: Mercury Marine Engineering Dept. – May 2008. Test conducted on a 21' bass boat with a Mercury ® OptiMax 250 hp Pro XS and an Evinrude ® 250 hp E-TEC ® HO. Visit for more test results. © 2010 MERCURY MARINE. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited. E-TEC is a registered trademark of BRP-Powertrain GmbH & Co. KG. Evinrude is a registered trademark of Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. All other trademarks belong to the Brunswick Corporation.