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2024 Minn Kota Riptide Terrova Overview: New Features, Technology and Specs
The New, 2024 Riptide Terrova: An Overview of Features, Specs, Pricing and More
Posted: Sun, Sep 03, 23Read More
Minn Kota Is Going Big! New Riptide Instinct and a LOT More For 2024
Minn Kota Announces 2024 Lineup Including The All-New Quest Brushless Motor and Riptide Instinct
Posted: Wed, Jul 05, 23Read More
Garmin Releases The Force Kraken! - Introduces Trolling Motors Designed For Saltwater Use and Larger Boats
Garmin Releases New Force Kraken Trolling Motor for Saltwater and Larger Boats
Posted: Fri, Jun 30, 23Read More
Minn Kota To Combat Component Shortages For Trolling Motors Equipped With i-Pilot
You May Have To Wait On That Heading Sensor or i-Pilot Remote When You Receive Your Motor
Posted: Thu, Apr 21, 22Read More
Trolling Motors Are Now Essential Tools For Saltwater Fishermen
Posted: Thu, Dec 30, 21Read More
Minn Kota Cash Back Rebates For On-Board Chargers!
Posted: Thu, Apr 18, 19Read More
The Garmin Force Trolling Motor Is Here
The New Garmin Force Trolling Motor Looks Awesome! Here's What You Need To Know
Posted: Mon, Jul 08, 19Read More
MotorGuide Launches New Tour Series Trolling Motors
MotorGuide's new "Tour Series" line of trolling motors sets its sights on Minn Kota's Ultrex
Posted: Sun, Aug 04, 19Read More
The Lowrance Trolling Motor Is Coming Soon
Lowrance is launching a new trolling motor. Read what we know so far and how it could change the trolling motor landscape.
Posted: Sun, Jun 23, 19Read More
Is The Minn Kota Ulterra Reliable? Absolutely! We'll Tell You Why.
The Ulterra is Minn Kota's Flagship, yet some have questioned its reliability. Did Minn Kota's 2017 re-design silence the doubters?
Posted: Sun, Jan 13, 19Read More
Minn Kota Goes MEGA - Introduces Integrated MEGA Down Imaging
Minn Kota has unveiled it's highly anticipated new line of trolling motors with integrated Humminbird MEGA Down Imaging Sonar technology...and it is amazing.
Posted: Sun, Nov 11, 18Read More
Choosing a Trolling Motor for a Pontoon Boat
With the advent of the latest generation of remote control/GPS-enabled motors, there is no shortage of options for installing and operating a trolling motor on a pontoon boat.
Posted: Sun, Feb 18, 18Read More
72” Shaft Launched for 2018 MotorGuide Xi5 Motors
Following the path of Minn Kota and responding to the cries of large boat fishermen everywhere, MotorGuide is releasing the Xi5 with 72” shaft options for 2018.
Posted: Mon, Sep 04, 17Read More
Introducing The MotorGuide Xi3 Trolling Motor
New for the 2018 model year, MotorGuide is introducing the Xi3 line of trolling motors, designed to replace their Wireless series and take on the Minn Kota PowerDrive motors.
Posted: Wed, Oct 11, 17Read More
Fishermen Are Using Minn Kota i-Pilot in Amazing Ways!
We’ve gotten some amazing reports about how fishermen are using Minn Kota’s Spot-Lock feature. Read these great stories on lobstermen, crappie fishermen and others!
Posted: Tue, Oct 03, 17Read More
2017 Minn Kota Ultrex - Reviews from Fishermen
"I am 67 years old and have owned all types of trolling motors. By far this Minn Kota Ultrex is the best I have ever owned."
Posted: Sat, Apr 29, 17Read More
2017 Minn Kota Terrova Review
The Minn Kota Terrova is the best-selling freshwater trolling motor on the market. Updated for 2017 with an incredible new i-Pilot system and handy lift-assist mechanism, here is our review.
Posted: Sat, Jan 21, 17Read More
What are the differences between i-Pilot and i-Pilot Link?
Are you trying to decide on a new i-Pilot motor but don’t quite clearly understand the differences between i-Pilot and i-Pilot Link? Read on…
Posted: Sun, Oct 09, 16Read More
The verdict is in: 2017 Minn Kota Spot-Lock is a major success!
Minn Kota has been confident about the redesigned i-Pilot, but it’s been great to hear direct feedback from fishermen out on the water actually using these new products.
Posted: Sat, Jan 07, 17Read More
2017 Minn Kota Riptide Terrova Review
The Riptide ST, now known as the Riptide Terrova, has become the best-selling saltwater trolling motor on the market over the past few years, and for good reason. Coming up on its 7th year in the market, we thought we’d share a few highlights.
Posted: Thu, Oct 06, 16Read More
Redesigned for 2017: All New i-Pilot and i-Pilot Link!
We are excited to report that Minn Kota has completely redesigned their i-Pilot and i-Pilot Link GPS navigation systems for the 2017 models. In the last few years, we’ve seen a huge increase in sales of i-Pilot motors, to a point where they are now far and away our best-selling motors in both the freshwater and saltwater categories, by a factor of 10 to 1 over all other motors.
Posted: Fri, Sep 23, 16Read More
MotorGuide Xi5 Trolling Motor - Value Priced GPS Control
Interested in GPS boat control at a better price point? MotorGuide's Xi5 with Pinpoint GPS is worth a look.
Posted: Sat, Nov 12, 16Read More
The New Minn Kota i-Pilot Heading Sensor
Starting with the 2017 model year, most Minn Kota i-Pilot and i-Pilot Link trolling motors will feature a new and separate hardware device called a ‘heading sensor’.
Posted: Wed, Oct 26, 16Read More
Introducing the Minn Kota Ultrex
New for 2017, the revolutionary Ultrex continues Minn Kota’s dominance in trolling motor innovation. The Ultrex merges the form factor and durability of the Fortrex with the groundbreaking GPS features of i-Pilot to create a completely new type of trolling motor.
Posted: Thu, Aug 04, 16Read More
Minn Kota Ulterra and Riptide Ulterra: Pros and Cons
The new Minn Kota Ulterra and Riptide Ulterra have been extremely well-received by fishermen, but starting at two thousand dollars and up, a lot of customers are understandably nervous about making such a large investment.
Posted: Wed, Aug 03, 16Read More
What makes Minn Kota’s i-Pilot GPS System so great?
There are usually two types of customers calling us about about Minn Kota’s i-Pilot motors. The first kind knows all about them and is immediately ready to purchase. The second kind has heard about them, but isn’t sure if they are worth the money.
Posted: Wed, Aug 03, 16Read More
Terrova vs. PowerDrive V2 and Riptide ST vs. Riptide SP
The freshwater Terrova and PowerDrive V2, as well as their saltwater counterparts, the Riptide ST and SP, are generally our best-selling trolling motors. But they look a lot alike at first glance - yet have significant price discrepancies - so a lot of customers ask what are the key differences?
Posted: Wed, Aug 03, 16Read More
The Great Debate: Cable Steer vs. Electric Steer Trolling Motors
For a long time, cable steer trolling motors were the gold standard for fishermen all over.
Posted: Thu, Sep 07, 17Read More