🇺🇸 Mud Buddy is proud to honor our veterans 🇺🇸


Anniversary Edition


The new standard of mud motors. The MB model 5000 engine, Mud Buddy’s patented drive system and a few extra power enhanced upgrades make this mud motor, without a doubt, the most popular surface drive on the market today.


Horse Power: Model 5000
Engine: Arkmos Engineering EFI
Transom Height: (SHORT) 15”-17” (TALL)19”-21”
Boat Length: 16’ - 20’
Propellers: Raptor II (3 Blade)
Frame: Full Cast Aluminum & Stainless Steel
Muffler: Performance Q Muffler
Warranty: 1 Year Power Head , 1 Year Frame , 5 Year Drive Casting
Drive Length: 34”
HDR (Hyper Drive Reverse)

Product Features

The HDR 5000 EFI is an absolute powerhouse for the pros that need that little bit of extra power for large boats, hunting loads and long distances. The HDR model 5000 includes industry-leading features extending from the tip of the handle to the precision edge of the propeller.

5000 Key Features
- Performance Air Filter that enhances air flow
- Blue Printed heads with one-piece stainless valves and port work that makes a difference
- Legendary Q stainless performance muffler is very quiet while adding power
- HDR F-N-R gears and large HP belt drive
- Patented bearing and seal system
- Convenient handle-end control box with electric shift, trim and the quick momentary forward button
- Mercury built trim actuator
- Raptor - fastest and toughest three blade propeller

Provides enhanced power for larger boats and loads.

Hyper Drive Reverse Mud Motor - Features and Benefits - Surface Drive Mud Motor
K&N Air Filter
Stainless Q Muffler
993 cc 4-stroke EFI Briggs Engine
Oury Motorcross Hand Grip
Sealed 3/8" Thick Cast Aluminum Transmission Cover and Outdrive
Conveniently placed kill switch lanyard
Compact Handle Controls w/ electric shift, trim & momentary pulse forward
Custom Stainless Steel Throttle Lever
Engine-side Ground Level Trim Switch
Built-in Vibration Dampers
Combined Reverse Thrust & Cavitation Plate
Original High HP Belt Drive
Built-in Travel Lock
Lockable Marine Style Clamp Mount
Mercury Build Hydraulic Trim
Raptor 3-Blade Propeller
Stainless Drive Tube & Skeg

Standard options shown, features may vary depending on model. Contact your local dealer or customer service for complete list of available features.

Proudly Made in America

Proudly made in America for over 25 years. Mud Buddy motors are constructed of the highest quality components from US suppliers and hand-built by American workers. Even the engines, Kohler and Briggs, are now made in the USA.

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