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Ranger Boats 185 VS
(w/ 1 x 150-hp Mercury XR-6)


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185 VS
Ranger Boats 185 VS Test Video

The 185 VS is built on the popular sized tournament hull and combines performance and maneuverability at an affordable price tag. Her broad beam gives the 185 the stability anglers need while on the tournament trail, and her long list of standard features and additional equipment allow a range of customization.

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Ranger Boats 185 VS Test Result Highlights

  • Top speed for the Ranger Boats 185 VS is 59.2 mph (95.3 kph), burning 18.1 gallons per hour (gph) or 68.51 liters per hour (lph).
  • Best cruise for the Ranger Boats 185 VS is 36.5 mph (58.7 kph), and the boat gets 4.65 miles per gallon (mpg) or 1.98 kilometers per liter (kpl), giving the boat a cruising range of 167 miles (268.76 kilometers).
  • Tested power is 1 x 150-hp Mercury XR-6.
  • Time to plane for the Ranger Boats 185 VS is 2.6 sec. seconds.
  • Time from 0 to 30 of the Ranger Boats 185 VS is 5.6 sec. seconds.
For complete test results including fuel consumption, range and sound levels
go to our Test Results section.

Standard and Optional Equipment

Ranger Boats 185 VS Standard and Optional Equipment
Systems
Battery Charger/Converter Standard
Power Steering Standard
Trailer Standard
Exterior Features
Carpet: Cockpit Standard
Ice Chest Standard
Outlet: 12-Volt Acc Standard

Standard = Standard Optional = Optional

Ranger Boats 185 VS Warranty

Ranger Boats 185 VS 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 Lifetime (original owner)
Transferable Yes (10 years from the original delivery date)
Link http://www.rangerboats.com/staticPages/bbbb.cfm
Deck Warranty
Years Lifetime (original owner)
Transferable Yes (10 years from the original delivery date)
Link http://www.rangerboats.com/pages/tradition/bbbb.cfm
Gelcoat Warranty
Years 1-Year
Transferable Yes
Link http://www.rangerboats.com/pages/tradition/bbbb.cfm
Blistering Warranty
Link http://www.rangerboats.com/pages/tradition/bbbb.cfm
Accessories Warranty
Years 1-3 years*
Link http://www.rangerboats.com/pages/tradition/bbbb.cfm
Certifications
NMMA Certification Yes

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