Fishing & Boating News

Minn Kota® Introduces Smarter & Tougher Terrova®

by: Jim Edlund, Traditions Media, LLC

Photo by courtesy Minn Toka
Photo by courtesy Minn Toka
(Aug 4, 2016 - RACINE, WI) Minn Kota® unveils an “all new” Terrova® and Riptide® Terrova. The award-winning motors are now smarter, tougher, and better. These improvements deliver anglers increased functionality and performance when it’s needed most—redefining the industry’s best-in-class electric steer trolling motor.
New Features include:
    •    Lift-Assist allows you to stow Terrova by barely lifting a finger
    •    Reinvented Spot-Lock with activation on foot pedal*
    •    Redesigned Stow/Deploy Lever for easier hand or foot use
    •    Quieter Steering Motor
    •    Bluetooth® wireless communication
Bluetooth enables compatibility with the new i-Pilot® and i-Pilot® Link™ systems featuring redesigned remotes and reinvented Spot-Lock, the most accurate electronic GPS anchor ever and also extends trolling motor controls to a phone app.
New Terrova and Riptide Terrova* motors are available in 12-, 24-, and 36-volt models, with 55-, 80-, and 112 lbs. thrust, and 45-, 48-, 54-, 60-, and 72-inch shaft lengths.
Product available in late fall, 2016.
Terrova MSRP: $949.99 - $2349.99
Riptide Terrova MSRP: $1349.99 - $2199.99

*Riptide Terrova models come standard with CoPilot, foot pedal sold separately.

 About Johnson Outdoors Marine Electronics, Inc.
Johnson Outdoors Marine Electronics, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Johnson Outdoors  and consists of the Minn Kota®, Humminbird® and Cannon® brands. Minn Kota is the world’s leading manufacturer of electric trolling motors, as well as offers a complete line of shallow water anchors, battery chargers and marine accessories. Humminbird is a leading global innovator and manufacturer of marine electronics products including fishfinders, multifunction displays, autopilots, ice flashers, and premium cartography products. Cannon is the leader in controlled-depth fishing and includes a full line of downrigger products and acc
Photo by courtesy Minn Toka
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