National Geographic : 1960 Feb
On many boats, speeds over 40 m.p .h . ... the Sea-Horse V-75, $895, electric starting included NEW SPEED-NEW POWER-FROM THE WORLD'S MOST DEPENDABLE OUTBOARDS! Never before have so many people had so much fun with the speed of an outboard motor! Never has so much eager-driving action answered your touch on an outboard throttle. The V-75 means what it says: a full 75 hp, O.B.C. certified at a reasonable 4500 r.p.m . And it's as quiet and dependable as only Johnson's balanced-firing V-engine design can be! You get run about "zip" and maneuverability-even on a family loaded cruiser. Johnson's new blade-thin lower unit slices through the water for top efficiency. All the experience gained in building two million motors-more than any other manufacturer-has gone into making this new Sea-Horse V-75. See it and six other sleek new 1960 Sea-Horses, 3 to 40 hp, now at your Johnson dealer's. He's listed in the Yellow Pages. Prices start at $160, f.o.b. factory, subject to change. FREE 1960 SEA-HORSE CATALOGI See your dealer or write Johnson Motors, 787 Pershing Rd., Waukegan, Illinois. (In Canada, Peterborough, Ontario) Div., Outboard Marine Corp. NEW SUPER SEA-HORSE 40 ... top water skiing power in the 2-cylinder class. It has many of the V-75's new features... manual or electric starting.