Chaparral  - 203 Vortex VRX (2014-)

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Test Conditions

Test Power: 1 x 250-hp Rotax 1.5L supercharged High-output CAT
Time To Plane 4.2 sec.
0 to 30 7.7 sec.
Test Power 1 x 250-hp Rotax 1.5L supercharged High-output CAT
Transmission N/A
Ratio N/A
Props N/A
Load 2 persons, 4/5 fuel, no water, 50 lbs. of gear
Climate 70 deg., wind: 0-5 mph; seas: calm

Specifications
Length Overall 20 ' 3''
6.17 m
Beam 8 ' 0''
2.44 m
Draft 13''
33 cm
Draft Up
Draft Down
Air Draft
Dry Weight 2,500 lbs.
1,134 kg
Tested Weight
Fuel Capacity 35 gal.
132 L
Water Capacity N/A
Bridge Clearance 7 ' 7''
2.31 m (max)
Deadrise/Transom 19-deg
Max Headroom open
Length on Trailer
Height on Trailer
Trailer Weight
Total Package Weight (Trailer,Boat & Engine)
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 Results

Test Power: 1 x 250-hp Rotax 1.5L supercharged High-output CAT
RPM MPH Knots Total GPH MPG NMPG Range NM Range   dBA
2000 4.9 4.3 1.0 4.9 4.3 154 134
3000 6.4 5.5 1.0 6.4 5.5 200 174
4000 7.7 6.7 2.0 3.8 3.3 120 105
5000 10.9 9.4 4.0 2.7 2.4 85 74
6000 25.6 22.2 7.0 3.7 3.2 115 100
7000 35.4 30.8 12.0 3.0 2.6 93 81
8000 44.0 38.3 18.0 2.4 2.1 77 67

Performance Chart

Performance Chart

All fuel consumption numbers are the total for all engines in the boat. Speeds are measured with Stalker ProSports radar gun or GPS. Fuel consumption (gallons per hour) measured with Floscan digital fuel-flow meter or by on-board factory-installed diagnostic instruments. 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.