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MERCURY
 
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Extraordinarily versatile and a tremendous value.
No Direct Injected engine has more experience, testing or success under its belt than Mercury OptiMax. It's not surprising that OptiMax repeatedly led every DI category, including power, fuel efficiency, reliability and versatility. It all adds up to a complete line of power that delivers more and delivers it better. OptiMax remains the best value on the water and a top choice of boaters.

BEST-IN-CLASS FUEL EFFICIENCY
The innovative OptiMax DI system delivers the ultimate in efficiency, squeezing more miles and performance from every drop of fuel.

LIGHTWEIGHT, COMPACT DESIGNS
OptiMax boasts an outstanding power-toweight ratio, contributing to increased speed and better fuel efficiency. It's a great engine for any type of boat.
 
INDUSTRY-LEADING CORROSION RESISTANCE
OptiMax is built saltwater tough with more stainless steel and corrosionresistant components.

SMART FEATURES FOR EASY BOATING
OptiMax is controlled by the innovative Motorola® Propulsion Control Module (PCM) and is loaded with "smart" features that make boating more enjoyable, such as SmartCraft and Engine Guardian.

PROVEN GEARCASE AND HYDRODYNAMICS
No marine engine company has more knowledge about hydrodynamics and gearcase design. Reliability, pleasing performance, comfortable handling and unbeatable speed make it the top choice in DI engines.

A LEGACY OF LEADERSHIP
OptiMax is the best-selling DI outboard on the market and ranks among the marine world's best values.

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GENERAL   SYSTEMS  
    Alternator: 60-amp/756-watt belt-driven
Manufacturer: MERCURY Cooling: Water-cooled with thermostat & pressure-controlled
Make: 250 OPTIMAX Ignition: PCM 07 multi-strike
Year: Starting: Electric (turn-key)
Engine Type: 250 HP OPTIMAX Exhaust: Through prop
Horsepower: 250 Trim: Power trim
Displacement: 185.9/3032(in/cc) Fuel Induction: 2-stage direct fuel injection
Bore/Stroke: 3.63x3.00/92x76(in/mm) Lubrication: Electronic multipoint oil injection
Cylinders: V-6 (60 degree vee) Steering Remote
RPM: 5500-6000    
Weight: 505/229(lbs/kg) PRICING These prices are the "Manufacturer Suggested Retail Prices" (MSRP). These are just for comparison.
Gear Ratio: 1.75:1 US: 18.610 - 19.245 dollars
Shaft lenght: 25 or 30/635 or 762(in/mm) UK: pounds
Gears: F N R Netherlands: euros
    France: 20.286 - 21.417 euros
    Australia: dollars
 

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