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Glacier Bay 3480 Coastal Runner
(w/ 1 x 380-hp Cummins 5.9 QSB - Diesel)

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Glacier Bay 3480 Coastal Runner
Glacier Bay 3480 Coastal Runner
Since this review, Glacier Bay boats have been folded under the parent World Cat umbrella, and going forward will be known as Glacier Bay Edition. Design, materials and construction will not change.

Key Features

  • Foam filled double bottom hulls
  • 6 watertight compartments with automatic bilge pumps
  • Self bailing cockpit
  • 2 staterooms
  • Fiberglass hardtop with welded windshield system
  • Hardtop overhead storage cabinets & rod racks
  • Aft drop curtain enclosure
  • Molded swim step platform with 4-step pullout ladder
  • Queen size bed with storage under
  • Private head with enclosed shower
  • Full galley with double-wide refrigerator, stove, microwave

Specifications

Glacier Bay 3480 Coastal Runner Specifications
Length Overall 34' 6 ''
10.5 m
Dry Weight 19,400 lbs.
8,800 kg
Beam 13' 3''
4.04 m
Tested Weight N/A
Draft 48''
1.22 m
Weight Capacity N/A
Draft Up N/A Person Capacity N/A
Draft Down N/A Fuel Capacity 300 gal.
1,136 L
Air Draft N/A Water Capacity 60 gal.
227 L
Deadrise/Transom N/A Length on Trailer N/A
Max Headroom N/A 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

Glacier Bay 3480 Coastal Runner Engine options
Std. Power Not Available
Tested Power 1 x 380-hp Cummins 5.9 QSB - Diesel
Opt. Power Not Available

Glacier Bay 3480 Coastal Runner Photo Gallery

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The Coastal Runner out for a day of fun.

A view of the stern and engine.

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Plenty of room to gear up here.


Glacier Bay 3480 Coastal Runner Test Result Highlights

  • Top speed for the Glacier Bay 3480 Coastal Runner is 31.3 mph (50.4 kph), burning 39.3 gallons per hour (gph) or 148.75 liters per hour (lph).
  • Best cruise for the Glacier Bay 3480 Coastal Runner is 20.2 mph (32.5 kph), and the boat gets 0.94 miles per gallon (mpg) or 0.4 kilometers per liter (kpl), giving the boat a cruising range of 253 miles (407.16 kilometers).
  • Tested power is 1 x 380-hp Cummins 5.9 QSB - Diesel.
For complete test results including fuel consumption, range and sound levels
go to our Test Results section.

Standard and Optional Equipment

Glacier Bay 3480 Coastal Runner Standard and Optional Equipment
Systems
Air Cond./Heat Optional
Stereo Optional
Head: Fixed Standard
Windlass Optional
Galley
Microwave Standard
Refrigerator Standard
Stove Standard
Exterior Features
Hardtop Standard
Swim Ladder Standard
Swim Platform Standard
Wet bar Optional
Boats More Than 30 Feet
Generator Optional

Standard = Standard Optional = Optional

Glacier Bay 3480 Coastal Runner Warranty

Glacier Bay 3480 Coastal Runner 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.

Full Warranty Information on this brand coming soon!

Glacier Bay 3480 Coastal Runner Price

Glacier Bay 3480 Coastal Runner Price
Pricing Range $529,980.00
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.

Test Results   (Printer Friendly Page)

Test Power: 1 x 380-hp Cummins 5.9 QSB - Diesel
  Range  
RPM MPH Knots Total GPH MPG NMPG Stat. Mile NM   KM    KPH    LPH    KPL   dBA
630 5.7 4.9 0.8 7.1 6.1 1907 1658 3069 9.20 3.03 3.00 65
1000 8.2 7.1 2.4 3.4 3.0 917 797 1476 13.20 9.08 1.45 66
1250 9.4 8.2 4.0 2.4 2.0 635 552 1022 15.10 15.14 1.00 74
1500 10.3 9.0 7.0 1.5 1.3 397 345 639 16.60 26.50 0.62 74
1750 11.4 9.9 13.6 0.8 0.7 226 197 364 18.30 51.48 0.36 77
2000 15.8 13.7 17.4 0.9 0.8 244 213 393 25.40 65.87 0.39 76
2250 20.2 17.5 21.5 0.9 0.8 253 220 407 32.50 81.39 0.40 76
2500 24.7 21.4 25.3 1.0 0.9 263 229 423 39.80 95.77 0.41 77
2750 28.0 24.3 31.0 0.9 0.8 244 212 393 45.10 117.35 0.38 80
3000 31.3 27.2 39.3 0.8 0.7 215 187 346 50.40 148.77 0.34 82

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. Time to plane is measured from start of acceleration to formation of rooster tail behind boat.

Performance Chart

Performance Chart

Test Conditions

Test Power: 1 x 380-hp Cummins 5.9 QSB - Diesel
Time To Plane 5.3 sec.
0 to 30 14.0 sec.
Test Power 1 x 380-hp Cummins 5.9 QSB - Diesel
Transmission 2F
Ratio N/A
Props N/A
Load 3 persons, 1/2 fuel, 1/2 water, minimal gear
Climate 76 deg., 56% humid.; wind: calm; seas: calm

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