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Defiance Defiance 260(2006-)
(w/ 2 x 150 Honda 4-stroke)

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Defiance Defiance 260(2006-)
Defiance Defiance 260(2006-)
The Palmer Defiance models feature one of the best rides in the marine industry with their 22-Degree deadrise, defined strakes and bow flare. These boats love rough water and you will stay drier as you cruise through rough water with ease.

Test Power-- 2 x 150-hp Honda 4-stroke outboards

Best Cruise-- 21.9 mph @ 3500 rpm

WOT-- 45.4 mph @ 6000 rpm

Defiance Defiance 260(2006-) Captain's Report is archived.

Defiance Defiance 260(2006-) Test Result Highlights

  • Top speed for the Defiance Defiance 260(2006-) is 45.4 mph (73.1 kph), burning 28.7 gallons per hour (gph) or 108.63 liters per hour (lph).
  • Best cruise for the Defiance Defiance 260(2006-) is 21.9 mph (35.2 kph), and the boat gets 2.86 miles per gallon (mpg) or 1.22 kilometers per liter (kpl), giving the boat a cruising range of 348 miles (560.05 kilometers).
  • Tested power is 2 x 150 Honda 4-stroke.
For complete test results including fuel consumption, range and sound levels
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Standard and Optional Equipment

Defiance Defiance 260(2006-) Standard and Optional Equipment

Standard = Standard Optional = Optional

Defiance Defiance 260(2006-) Warranty

Defiance Defiance 260(2006-) Warranty Information
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