About Us

Wide Open Throttle Marine is Southern California’s premier marine center for all of your boating service, repair, and performance needs. Conveniently located in Vista, CA, W.O.T. Marine has established itself as the go-to service center for boat owners demanding the highest level of customer service in the Carlsbad, San Marcos, Oceanside, Vista, Escondido, Encinitas, and surrounding North County and Inland Empire areas.

As a family owned and operated business from day one, the father and son team of Jim and Kyle Lancon started W.O.T. Marine in 2005. Beginning as a humble mobile service, Jim and Kyle watched as their boating life style quickly turned into a successful business, repairing and maintaining client’s boats in and around the North County area. Since then, W.O.T. Marine has grown from a small garage based business to into what is now a 5,600 square foot indoor repair facility capable of solving any, and all of your boating needs. W.O.T. Marine is here to offer there elite level of customer service, whether you need an annual service or complete restoration.

“Our mission is to enhance our customers overall boating experience through proper education and top quality technical support and service, while maintaining a level of integrity that is second to none.”