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Hurricane SunDeck 217 O/B (2006-)
(w/ 1 x 225-hp Honda 4-stroke)

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SunDeck 217 O/B (2006-)
Hurricane SunDeck 217 O/B (2006-) Test Video

The 217 OB is a sporty deckboat designed to be versatile for either fish or ski activities. The boat has a seating capacity of ten persons and enclosed changing compartment or optional head. Hurricane builds its boats with what they call a Category 5 hull. This design features a widebody hull that is the same width bow to stern, along with lifting strakes, sponsons, a shallow draft, and reverse chine hull, all which enhance the overall comfort level of the ride.

Test Power-- 1 x 225-hp Honda 4-stroke

Best Cruise-- 17.6 mph @ 3000 rpm

WOT-- 46.7 mph @ 5200 rpm

Key Features

  • Automatic bilge pumps
  • Nextwave electrical system
  • Stainless steel hardware
  • Full instrumentation
  • Jensen single disk CD player with MP3 input
  • Enclosed head with sink and faucet
  • Stainless steel rear boarding ladder


Hurricane SunDeck 217 O/B (2006-) Specifications
Length Overall 20' 10'' Dry Weight 2,630 lbs.
Beam 8' 6'' Tested Weight N/A
Draft 14'' Weight Capacity N/A
Draft Up N/A Person Capacity N/A
Draft Down N/A Fuel Capacity 52 gal.
Air Draft N/A Water Capacity N/A
Deadrise/Transom 12.5 deg. Length on Trailer N/A
Max Headroom open Height on Trailer N/A
Bridge Clearance N/A 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

Hurricane SunDeck 217 O/B (2006-) Engine options
Std. Power Not Available
Tested Power 1 x 225-hp Honda 4-stroke
Opt. Power 1 x 225-hp Honda 4-stroke

Hurricane SunDeck 217 O/B (2006-) Line Drawing


Hurricane SunDeck 217 O/B (2006-) Photo Gallery

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Versatile Platform

This boat has the stable ride of a pontoon with the versatility needed for watersports.

Hurricane SunDeck 217 O/B (2006-) Captain's Report is archived.

Hurricane SunDeck 217 O/B (2006-) Test Result Highlights

  • Top speed for the Hurricane SunDeck 217 O/B (2006-) is 46.7 mph (75.2 kph), burning 16.0 gallons per hour (gph) or 60.56 liters per hour (lph).
  • Best cruise for the Hurricane SunDeck 217 O/B (2006-) is 17.6 mph (28.3 kph), and the boat gets 3.38 miles per gallon (mpg) or 1.44 kilometers per liter (kpl), giving the boat a cruising range of 158 miles (254.28 kilometers).
  • Tested power is 1 x 225-hp Honda 4-stroke.
For complete test results including fuel consumption, range and sound levels
go to our Test Results section.

Standard and Optional Equipment

Hurricane SunDeck 217 O/B (2006-) Standard and Optional Equipment
CD Stereo Standard
Head: Portable Optional
Power Steering Standard
Washdown: Fresh Water Optional
Exterior Features
Carpet: Cockpit Optional
Outlet: 12-Volt Acc Standard
Swim Ladder Standard
Swim Platform Optional
Tower: Watersports Optional

Standard = Standard Optional = Optional

Hurricane SunDeck 217 O/B (2006-) Warranty

Hurricane SunDeck 217 O/B (2006-) 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.
NMMA Certification Yes

Test numbers for this model are archived.