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Cobalt 220 (2003-)
(w/ 1 x 425-hp MerCruiser 496 MAG HO)

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220 (2003-)
Cobalt 220 (2003-) Test Video

The 220 is a versatile sportboat that serves as a good cruising, diving, and skiing platform. She’s a stylish runabout with many standard features.

Key Features

  • Large swim platform with wet locker
  • AM/FM stereo with CD player
  • Insole locker for storing gear
  • Bow seating has comfortable padding all around


Cobalt 220 (2003-) Specifications
Length Overall 22' 0'' Dry Weight 3,980 lbs.
Beam 8' 6'' Tested Weight N/A
Draft 2' 0'' Weight Capacity N/A
Draft Up N/A Person Capacity N/A
Draft Down N/A Fuel Capacity 50 gal.
Air Draft N/A Water Capacity none
Deadrise/Transom 20 deg. Length on Trailer N/A
Max Headroom open Height on Trailer N/A
Bridge Clearance 4' 3'' Trailer Weight N/A
Total Package Weight (Trailer,Boat & Engine) N/A
Prices, features, designs, and equipment are subject to change. Please see your local dealer or visit the builder's website for the latest information available on this boat model.

Engine Options

Cobalt 220 (2003-) Engine options
Std. Power Not Available
Tested Power 1 x 425-hp MerCruiser 496 MAG HO
Opt. Power 1 x 300-hp MerCruiser 350 Mag MPI Alpha
1 x 320-hp MerCruiser 6.2 MX MPI Bravo 3
1 x 425-hp MerCruiser 496 Mag HO
1 x 280-hp Volvo Penta 5.7 Gi DP
1 x 375-hp Volvo Penta 8.1 Gi DP

Cobalt 220 (2003-) Line Drawing


Cobalt 220 (2003-) Photo Gallery

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Quality and Service

If you want a speedy boat for family fun that is backed by a company with an excellent customer service ethic, then the Cobalt 220 Bow Rider should be on the short list.

Innovative Features

Features such as a between the seats floor locker for diving and swim gear, LED cabin lighting, and wire mesh intake vents are real slick.

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A Quiet Ride

The engine hatch lifts either manually or with electric motors. All areas where you would have fiberglass-to-fiberglass contact are padded with rubber bumpers to keep the area quiet. They even use a b

Skiing or sunning... you decide.

You can add an insert to increase the size of the rear sun pad. If you like to ski, add on the patent pending ski pylon and/or wakeboard tower, which comes standard.

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Comfortable Helm

The seating is non-expanded vinyl, which looks much like leather and the color penetrates the entire thickness. The steering wheel is Italian leather wrapped. They use only circuit breaker protected s

Cobalt 220 (2003-) Captain's Report is archived.

Cobalt 220 (2003-) Test Result Highlights

  • Top speed for the Cobalt 220 (2003-) is 59.8 mph (96.2 kph), burning 31.3 gallons per hour (gph) or 118.47 liters per hour (lph).
  • Best cruise for the Cobalt 220 (2003-) is 27.5 mph (44.3 kph), and the boat gets 3.61 miles per gallon (mpg) or 1.53 kilometers per liter (kpl), giving the boat a cruising range of 163 miles (262.32 kilometers).
  • Tested power is 1 x 425-hp MerCruiser 496 MAG HO.
For complete test results including fuel consumption, range and sound levels
go to our Test Results section.

Standard and Optional Equipment

Cobalt 220 (2003-) Standard and Optional Equipment
CD Stereo Standard
Power Steering Standard
Exterior Features
Carpet: Cockpit Standard
Outlet: 12-Volt Acc Standard
Swim Ladder Standard
Swim Platform Standard
Tower: Watersports Optional
Transom Shower Optional
Bimini Top Optional
Cockpit Cover Optional

Standard = Standard Optional = Optional

Cobalt 220 (2003-) Warranty

Cobalt 220 (2003-) Warranty Information
Warranties change from time to time. While BoatTEST.com has tried to ensure the most up-to-date warranty offered by each builder, it does not guarantee the accuracies of the information presented below. Please check with the boat builder or your local dealer before you buy any boat.
Hull Warranty
Years 10-Year
Transferable Yes
Extendable No
Link http://www.cobaltboats.com/info/warranty.html
Deck Warranty
Years 10-Years
Transferable 10-Year transferable protection
Extendable No
Link http://www.cobaltboats.com/info/warranty.html
Engine Warranty
Years 5-Year
Extendable No
Link http://www.cobaltboats.com/info/warranty.html
Powertrain Warranty
Years 5-Year
Transferable 5-Year transferable protection
Link http://www.cobaltboats.com/info/warranty.html
Gelcoat Warranty
Years 2-Year
Transferable 2-Year transferable protection
Link http://www.cobaltboats.com/info/warranty.html
Accessories Warranty
Years 1-2 Year
Transferable Yes
Link http://www.cobaltboats.com/info/warranty.html
NMMA Certification Yes

Cobalt 220 (2003-) Price

Cobalt 220 (2003-) Price
Pricing Range $54,273.00
Price as Tested $73,945.00
Prices, features, designs, and equipment are subject to change. Please see your local dealer or visit the builder's website for the latest information available on this boat model.

Test numbers for this model are archived.