Quick Facts on Kilo Boats and Engines

Later today, Reggie Fountain, III, and Billy Moore will head out for their second test session in a 40-foot canopied Fountain sportboat designed and built to make an assault on the American Powerboat Association Unlimited V-bottom kilometer speed record this Saturday. According to Reggie Fountain, Jr., the founder of the Washington, N.C., company that bears his name and the leader of the kilo boat project, yesterday’s test session met and even exceeded expectations.