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Bayliner 185 Bowrider
(w/ 1 x 135-hp MerCruiser 3.0L)

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185 Bowrider
Bayliner 185 Bowrider Test Video

A fun runabout with room for family and friends and good features, at an attractive Bayliner price.

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Bayliner 185 Bowrider Test Result Highlights

  • Top speed for the Bayliner 185 Bowrider is 42.7 mph (68.7 kph), burning 11.9 gallons per hour (gph) or 45.04 liters per hour (lph).
  • Best cruise for the Bayliner 185 Bowrider is 23.4 mph (37.7 kph), and the boat gets 6.31 miles per gallon (mpg) or 2.68 kilometers per liter (kpl), giving the boat a cruising range of 182 miles (292.9 kilometers).
  • Tested power is 1 x 135-hp MerCruiser 3.0L.
For complete test results including fuel consumption, range and sound levels
go to our Test Results section.

Standard and Optional Equipment

Bayliner 185 Bowrider Standard and Optional Equipment
Trailer Optional
Exterior Features
Carpet: Cockpit Optional
Hardtop Optional
Outlet: 12-Volt Acc Standard
Swim Ladder Standard
Bimini Top Optional
Cockpit Cover Optional

Standard = Standard Optional = Optional

Bayliner 185 Bowrider Warranty

Bayliner 185 Bowrider 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.
Hull Warranty
Years Limited Lifetime Structural Hull
Transferable Yes
Extendable Yes
Deck Warranty
Years Limited 5-Year
Transferable Yes
Engine Warranty
Years None
Powertrain Warranty
Years None
Accessories Warranty
Years Limited 1-Year Parts & Components
NMMA Certification Yes
Other Certification USCG Certified

Bayliner 185 Bowrider Price

Bayliner 185 Bowrider Price
Pricing Range $14,588.00
Price as Tested $14,588.00
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.

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