Honda Marine Debuts 2008 Boat Show Promotions

Honda Marine will offer its customers several retail sales promotions for the 2007-2008 boat show season. Available programs include 90-day deferred billing through Honda Financial Services, Honda's industry-first True 5-year factory-backed warranty, and cash rebates of up to $500.

In conjunction with its industry-low 6.75% APR financing, Honda Financial Services today announced a 90-day deferred billing offer with zero interest for the first 60 days. The program is available for the purchase of Honda Marine outboards, as well as boat, motor, and trailer packages.

Additionally, all new Honda outboard engines (2-225hp) sold for recreational use* between May 1, 2007 and March 31, 2008 offer an industry-best, factory-backed True 5-year non-declining limited warranty that is the same on the last day as it is on the first.

Finally, consumers purchasing new 40-225 horsepower (hp) Honda Marine outboards between October 24, 2007, and February 29, 2008 for recreational use are eligible for Honda's Consumer Rebate program, which provides rebates of up to $500 depending on horsepower.

Available cash rebates include:

  • 40-50hp - $175
  • 75-90hp - $200
  • 115hp - $300
  • 135-150hp - $350
  • 200-225hp - $500

Honda Marine pioneered 4-stroke engine technology, setting a new benchmark for fuel efficiency, quiet operation, and low emissions. Honda's outboards share the same unparalleled durability, quality, and reliability of its legendary automobiles. With models ranging from 2 to 225 horsepower, Honda Marine's full line of current production models meets rigorous California Air Resources Board (CARB) 3-Star standards, ensuring their availability and regulatory compliance in all 50 states.

Editor's Note:

* - Units sold under any of Honda Marine's special markets promotions (Fleet program, Demo, Government, Commercial, etc.) are not eligible because these units have already been discounted.

Honda Marine, a division of American Honda Motor Co., Inc., markets a complete range of outboard marine engines. Its comprehensive product line is powered exclusively by 4-stroke engines.

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