Marine supplies and service to the Whitsundays since 1973

Evinrude Motor Detail

Evinrude Portable 4HP

Compact, Easy and Simple

  • Light and compact
  • Front mounted shift lever, an industry first in its class
  • Ultra Low emission, EPA and CARB approved
  • Digital CD ignition for easier engine starting, quicker throttle response and smoother trolling
  • Fast-idle choke system eliminating the need for manual choke operation
  • Shallow water drive
  • 6 trim positions
  • Adjustable steering friction for reducing steering effort
  • 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
  • High grade marine aluminum alloy that provides the ultimate protection against corrosion
  • Zinc coating on internal water passages for superior corrosion resistance
  • Plastic fuel tank with fuel gauge on the cap (external tank models only)
  • Low oil pressure indicator
  • Safety lanyard (an essential protection feature standard on all Evinrude portable)
  • Start-in-gear protection for safer engine starting
  • Over-rev. limiter
  • Twist grip throttle
  • Easy to check oil level gauge indicator located on the engine's side
  • Forward-neutral shifting with 360° steering


Low Maintenance

The new Evinrude portable 4 strokes have a lot to offer anyone looking for the best small engines available.

From an integral fuel tank to a flow thru prop for quiet running, these portables have everything you need to make your adventure on the water more enjoyable.
With CD ignition and a fast-idle choke system for easier & faster starting, as well as adjustable steering friction for reduced steering effort and fatigue, Evinrude portable engines make boating that much easier.
Operating a portable outboard shouldn’t be complicated. With front mount shift levers, shallow water drive and power tilt, these engines are made to make your next trip on the water the best ever!


4 HP - Model-specific elements

Model Weight Shaft
Color Gear
E4R4 58lbs
Blue 2.15:1 Rope Manual Tiller
E4RL4 59lbs
Blue 2.15:1 Rope Manual Tiller
Limited Warranty 3 Years
Engine type 1 Cylinder
Displacement 7.5 cu in/123 cc
Recommended fuel 87 Octane
Emissions compliance CARB 3 Star, U.S EPA
Recommended Oil NMMA Certified FC-W® 4-stroke oil** SAE 10W-30/40 (SF, SG, SH, SJ)
Propshaft HP 4 HP
Full Throttle RPM Range 4500-5500 RPM
Alternator output Optional: 12V, 60W, 5A
Fuel induction Carbureted
Lubrication Sump
Bore x Stroke 2.32 x 177 in / 59 x 45 mm