Matt Trulio

BoaterMouth to Launch on November 23
If you've enjoyed reading my daily blogs on speedonthewater.com half as much as I've enjoyed writing them, you're lucky. My goal is to provide you with something informative, useful and entertaining about high-performance boating five days a week. (Yes, I take ...
BoaterMouth to Launch on November 24
If you've enjoyed reading my daily blogs on speedonthewater.com half as much as I've enjoyed writing them, you're lucky. My goal is to provide you with something informative, useful and entertaining about high-performance boating five days a week. (Yes, I take ...
Kiekhaefer On The Industry: Three Questions
Being president of Mercury Racing, the world’s largest builder and supplier of high-performance marine engines, gives Fred Kiekhaefer a unique big-picture perspective on the go-fast boat world. Of course, he sees the engine side—he lives it daily—and under his tenure ...
Skater Adding Hardtop 40-Footer
You have to respect and admire Peter Hledin, the founder, owner and daily shop laborer at Douglas Marine/Skater in Douglas, Mich. With a waiting list of customers for his exotic ...
Record-Attempt Cat Unveiled at Key West Worlds
Year in and year out, no one threw a better party at the Super Boat International Offshore World Championships than powerboat-racing great Al Copeland. Copeland, who died in 2008, ...
Offshore Worlds Need Help
This being Friday and me being in fine mood—because it’s Friday—I’m not going to rip anyone or anything too hard. But I just called a friend at the Super Boat International Offshore World Championships in Key West, Fla., which started ...
MTI Still Hot
Just got off the phone with Randy Scism of MTI—I actually interrupted his breakfast in Key West, Fla. Scism and teammate Bob Bull are down there racing a 48-foot MTI with twin 1,500-hp Sterling engines in the Extreme ...
Safety Team With Clout
Powerboat Safety International’s goal “to improve safety of all aspects of powerboating” is a little vague and a lot broad, but I do like the idea of it. We in the go-fast boat world spend a lot of time ...
Will Donzi Go Custom?
Word out there is that when Donzi Marine re-opens its doors it will do so as a “custom builder.” With floor-plan financing—at least for go-fast boats—a thing of the past, the economy still limping and the ...
Fire Up
Welcome to speedonthewater.com, the high-performance boating arm of BoaterMouth.com. Lead by noted yacht charter writer Kim Kavin, BoaterMouth is a 12-person team of marine industry writers “blogging” four to five days a week about a particular segment of the boating ...

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