Sea-Doo  - 230 Challenger SE (2008-)

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Test Condition

Test Power: 2 x 215-hp Rotax 4-TEC
Time To Plane 2.6 sec.
0 to 30 4.7 sec.
Test Power 2 x 215-hp Rotax 4-TEC
Transmission Direct Drive
Ratio N/A
Props Stainless steel impeller
Load 4 pers, 5/8 fuel, no water, minimal gear
Climate Temp: 87 deg., Humid: 61%, Wind: 3-5 mph, Seas: minimum chop

Specifications
Length Overall 23' 6''
7.16 m
Beam 8' 9''
2.67 m
Draft 12''
30.5 cm
Dry Weight 3,500 lbs.
1,588 kg
Tested Weight N/A
Fuel Capacity 53 gal.
200.6 l
Water Capacity none
Bridge Clearance N/A
Deadrise/Transom 20 deg.
Max Headroom open
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Test Results

Test Power: 2 x 215-hp Rotax 4-TEC
RPM MPH Knots Total GPH MPG NMPG Range NM Range dBA
1800 2.9 2.5 1.7 1.7 1.5 80 70 68
3000 6.7 5.8 3.9 1.7 1.5 81 71 79
4000 8.1 7.0 6.3 1.3 1.1 61 53 80
5000 23.5 20.4 10.3 2.3 2.0 109 95 87
5500 28.7 25.0 12.5 2.3 2.0 109 95 86
6000 35.1 30.5 16.2 2.2 1.9 103 90 92
6500 39.3 34.2 19.9 2.0 1.7 94 82 90
7000 43.3 37.6 23.4 1.9 1.6 88 77 92
7700 52.0 45.2 32.1 1.6 1.4 77 67 92

Performance Chart

Performance Chart

Speeds measured with Stalker ProSports radar gun. Fuel consumption (gallons per hour) measured with Floscan digital fuel-flow meter on gas inboards, sterndrives, and outboards, TechMate electronic scan tool on gas EFI inboards, Caterpillar digital fuel-flow meter on diesel engines, or permanently installed fuel-monitoring equipment. Range is based on 90% of published fuel capacity. Sound levels determined using Radio Shack digital decibel meter on A scale. 68 dBA is the level of normal conversation.