First off this is not a Minn Kota vs MotorGuide. I am replacing a what has been a good 1999 model MotorGuide that I have gotten a lot of mileage out of. Current trolling motor is just getting tired.

I am just wanting to know if any of you have one and pros and cons. I am debating on moving up to a 55lb thrust. My current motor is a 45lb and for a 16ft tracker it has done real well especially when I am fishing a lot of current