Outdone By The Outdrives! (Can The Oil Really Make A Difference) by John Pagliuca

It’s not unusual and often expected, for an owner of a car dealership to rave about products, especially what he sells. But when Larry Marchese, owner of Marchese Chevrolet in Fort Montgomery, New York tracked me down and related his boating story to me, I was “blown away” as the saying goes. Mr. Marchese gave me a brief outline of his experience at The Cafe at Rockwell Cycles, directly across the road from his dealership, during a brief lunch visit. I just had to know more, so Larry and I agreed to meet at his dealership at a later date for more details. Several weeks later, I sat down with Larry in his pristine office surroundings and got the full scoop. In 2003, Mr. Marchese purchased a Formula Fast Tech High Performance vessel powered by twin 525hp Merc Racing Engines. A powerful boat for sure and destined to bring as much fun and action on the water as anyone would want. But that wasn’t the case in the early on-water trips with the vessel. Within the first 30 hours of operation, the… CLICK HERE to continue reading this article (you will need Adobe Acrobat to view the article) You can find this article and more in the latest issue of Boating on the Hudson Magazine! Pick up a FREE copy at your local Marina or favorite waterfront location. Not sure where you can pick up a copy? Not close to the Hudson River? Want to have the magazine delivered right to your door? Feel free to email us, vargojhvargo@aol.com!