2016-07-01 10:21News

The Only High Performance Diesel Outboard Approved by EU Recreational Craft Directive


OXE Diesel is the only high performance diesel outboard that has been approved by the EU Recreational Craft Directive. It is a European Union directive which sets out minimum technical, safety and environmental standards for the trade of boats, personal watercraft, marine engines and components in Europe.

The recreational craft sector is regulated by European Commission  to ensure sustainable development from an economic, social and environmental perspective. These directives and regulations are important since the recreational craft industry has high impact on the environment and its' economic significance for the EU.

Read more about the Recreational Craft Directive on European Commission's website

The certification strengthens Cimco's dedication to contribute with a sustainable and fuel-effiecient diesel outboard engine - the OXE Diesel. The OXE is a well proven diesel engine inherently more efficient than gasoline engines contributing to low fuel consumption. It consumes 42% less fuel than a comparable modern 200hp 2-stroke outboard.

Read more about the OXE Diesel's fuel efficiency

About OXE Marine AB

At OXE Marine we are driven by the ambition to transform the outboard motor; impacting the journey towards a more sustainable and ecologically positive marine environment. We are passionate, knowledgeable, and reliable. Passionate to commit to innovation and excellence, knowledgeable to recruit and retain high-quality personnel, and reliable to commit to supplying safe, durable, and reliable products and services and to openness and fairness with all our stakeholders. OXE Marine believes in a strong collaborative approach between our teams and partners while being daring and persistent in our passion for excellence. OXE Marine was founded in 2012, and is the company behind a patented outboard transmission, enabling the use of high torque diesel engines on outboard systems and in sterndrive solutions.


Paul Frick
Paul Frick