Chaparral  - 203 Vortex VRX (2014-)

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Test Condition

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
Dry Weight 2,500 lbs.
1,134 kg
Tested Weight 2,925 lbs.
1,327 kg
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
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Test Results


This boat has not been tested.
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

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.