The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, well-known for showcasing the latest in cutting-edge consumer technology — for the first time — featured a boat.
The Sea Ray SLX-R 400e Outboard enthralled show visitors with its outstanding design elements, high-performance propulsion — powered by triple 450R Mercury Racing outboards — and most notably its innovative technology.
- Joystick piloting
- Skyhook virtual anchor
- NAUTIC-ON remote connectivity
- Full suite of interactive and marine leading technology
CES is a wonderful event because it brings together engineers, technologists and innovators from many industries with the common aim of applying technology to simplify and enhance experiences.Dave Foulkes, CEO of Illinois-based Brunswick.
Another noteworthy feature of the Sea Ray SLX-R 400e Outboard is the all-new Fathom e-Power System, an eco-friendly alternative to a fuel-powered generator system. It uses marine-grade lithium ion batteries and includes an intuitive user interface. This new system provides boaters unprecedented power management and helps drive the future of technology in recreational boating.
The breadth and pace of our product and technology development is unmatched in the marine industry and we’re looking forward to sharing our vision in a truly exciting exhibit that demonstrates our commitment to redefining the marine experience.Dave Foulkes