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Micro, but mighty

Introducing the smallest motor in our lineup, our 23hp EFI Vanguard powered engine! This motor meets all requirements for horsepower restricted areas. While the lightest in our lineup, it packs a powerful punch and has the same rigid reliability as our larger motors. This motor is micro, but MIGHTY!

Pricing and Info



GatorTail, the original belt-driven surface drive engine, is the one that changed the game. From a research project in college, this technological marvel has grown to define the surface drive market. Our motor lineup has all the horsepower and performance to get you to places you never thought possible.

Every feature you need

GATORTAIL 23 M 218 lbs

  1. 23hp Vanguard EFI Engine

    Tall Transom 23HP weighs only 218lbs.

  2. Charging System

    Allows you to run all your favorite electronic accessories.

  3. Tachometer/Hour Meter

    Allows proper operation data and precise maintenance windows.

  4. 4250 Max RPM

    Engine comes standard 4250 rpm limiter, protects against over revving.

  5. Smooth Ride Tiller

    Vibration Reducing bushing makes longer runs easy.

  6. Easy Access Control Box

    Start, Trim, Kill Switch and Gear controls all located on tiller arm for easy access and operation.

  7. Integrated Free Floating Tiller

    Enhances safety and control standing up or sitting down.

  8. Manual Trim

    Reliable trim performance in all conditions.

  9. Fully Adjustable Transom Clamp

    Allows each GatorTail engine to be custom mounted to individual hull for maximum performance.

  10. Dual Pivot Point Trim Impact System

    Allows engine to freely kick up on impact with no effect on trim unit.

  11. Polymer Bushings

    Allows engine to turn and rotate easily for safe and comfortable operation.

  12. Three Piece Extruded Lower Unit

    Separate Lube Chambers provide extra protection for bearings and weedless profile allows enhanced mobility.

  13. Reverse Plate

  14. Lifetime Belt Warranty

    GatorTail's belt driven technology is with you forever, we guarantee it. Break a belt, we'll give you another one... forever.

  15. Planetary Reverse Transmission

    GatorTail's exclusive design provides powerful and reliable reverse, rated up to 250 hp.

  16. 2000 Hr. Electric Clutch

    Forward and Neutral gears provided smoothly and reliably by GatiorTail electric clutch.

  17. Stainless Muffler with Heat Shield


A seamless transition to hop between your bay boat or bass boat to your mudboat. The ease of operation and smooth transition will now be reflected in your GatorTail. This new technology enhances the safety, engine protection, and performance of our flagship engine.

  • Positive Locking Planetary Transmission
  • Forward and Reverse Propulsion
  • Forward, Neutral, Reverse Toggle Switch Control (tiller model)
  • Outboard Style Controls (steering model)
  • Lightweight Design
  • Smooth Shifting
  • Hard Anodized Billet Construction

Options - make it yours

Please note which options you’d like when ordering your Gator Tail

  • 16" Transom

Paint Options
Black (Standard)
Timber, Nat Gear, Gator Grass Add $262.50

taking you places

you never



Ready to build your dream Gator Tail? 337-229-4864