Tohatsu MFS8B S : 8HP 4STR Short Shaft


Tohatsu MFS8B S : 8HP 4STR Short Shaft

The Tohatsu range of smaller portable outboards offer some unique features not widely available on the market. These include through the propeller hub exhaust to minimise noise. The twist type throttle grip is standard on all models and the front mounted gear lever is key to easy operation. There is a convenient, ergonomically designed carry handle to improve portability. Also now available in this range is the unique LPG powered MFS5C LPG which is leading the way in green technology.

Models available:

  • MFS8B S : 8HP 4STR Short Shaft
  • MFS8B L : 8HP 4STR Long Shaft
  • MFS8B EPS : 8HP 4STR Short Shaft Elec St R/C
  • MFS8B EPL : 8HP 4STR Long Shaft Elec St R/C
  • MFS8B L SAIL : 8HP 4STR Long Shaft Sep Tk Sail Pro (kit form)


  • Light and compact!
  • Front mounted shift lever
  • Greatly reduced vibration for smooth and stable running at all speeds
  • Greatly reduced induction noise for a quieter ride
  • Ultra-low emission, EU and CARB 3-Star rating approved
  • 7 Year limited warranty


  • • Recoil starter with larger reel making manual starting fast and easy
  • • Digital CD ignition for easier engine starting, quicker throttle response and smoother trolling
  • • Shallow water drive
  • • 6 trim positions
  • • Adjustable steering friction for reducing steering effort
  • • New longer tiller handle (110mm extension)
  • • Newly designed holding grip and larger carrying handle
  • • Through-the-prop exhaust for a quieter ride
  • • Thermostatically controlled cooling system for consistent engine temperature
  • • Stainless steel water pump housing liner for outstanding durability
  • • Zinc coating on internal water passages for superior corrosion resistance
  • • High grade marine aluminum alloy that provides the ultimate protection against corrosion
  • • 12 litre fuel tank including fuel fittings and fuel line