National Geographic : 1963 Jan
Meet water skiing's 5-Star Admiral! Shifts automatically, electrically! Most responsive outboard ever built! Want blistering pick-up for skiing? Want big dig for big loads? Trust this new 75 hp Super Sea-Horse V-engine. Revolutionary new electric clutch engages automatically in a split-second ... makes this the most responsive outboard ever built! Other features: 20-ampere alternator-generator; 5-way super-silencing; a healthy 89.5 cu. in. displacement for impressive reserve power and longer engine life. Your Johnson dealer's listed in the Yellow Pages. See him soon. Other models to check out: the 28 hp "Convertible" Exclusive and the new Johnson Compacts at 18, 10, 5 1 2and3hp. Forfree Electramatic Drive catalog, write: Johnson Motors, 1320 Pershing Rd., Waukegan, Ill., Outboarding's first truly automatic Division of Outboard Marine Corp. transmission. Unique directional throttle (no extra charge) controls both JOHNSON First in Dependability gas and gears. Makes driving sure, docking easy. Available at 75 and 40 hp.