With twice the power of the 9hp, the 16hp Vanguard is the smoothest running twin cylinder engine available. Featuring the best carburetion system of any of the engines, the 16hp Vanguard is extremely dependable. The quality and reliability of this engine make it the most popular choice of commercial crawfisherman. The 16hp Vanguard comes standard with a recoil pull start and has the ability to run without a battery. Ideal for 15/16 x 38 or 48 boats.