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Sea Ray 182 Bowrider
(w/ 1 x 190-hp MerCruiser 4.3L MPI)

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182 Bowrider
Sea Ray 182 Bowrider Test Video

The 182 Bowrider is a versatile dayboat that’s ideal for a family or water sport lovers. She has good standard features and seating for eight.

Key Features

    The 182 is perfect for anyone looking to have a good time out on the water. She’s easy to handle and delivers a smooth ride. She features seating for eight and has two swivel bucket seats and grab handles for your guests. The helm has full instrumentation with backlit low-glare night lighting, padded steering wheel, and AM/FM stereo with waterproof speakers. She has an integral swim platform with three-step swim ladder and ski-tow eye. In addition, the 182 comes with its own custom matched trailer. Contact: Sea Ray Boats Inc., 2600 Sea Ray Blvd., Knoxville, TN 37914, Phone: (866) 244-0862, www.searay.com.


Sea Ray 182 Bowrider Specifications
Length Overall 18' 6'' Dry Weight 2,650 lbs.
Beam 7' 6'' Tested Weight N/A
Draft 1' 6'' Weight Capacity N/A
Draft Up N/A Person Capacity N/A
Draft Down N/A Fuel Capacity 26 gal.
Air Draft N/A Water Capacity none
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

Sea Ray 182 Bowrider Engine options
Std. Power 1 x 190-hp MerCruiser 4.3L
Tested Power 1 x 190-hp MerCruiser 4.3L MPI
Opt. Power Not Available

Sea Ray 182 Bowrider Line Drawing


Sea Ray 182 Bowrider Photo Gallery

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Sporty and Refined

Great new looks, fun yet economical performance, and easy to run

Sun Lovers

The large sun pad doubles as the engine compartment hatch and is easily lifted thanks to the gas-assisted struts.

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Ease of Access

There’s huge storage compartments on each side of the engine….. plenty of room for additional gear, lines, or even rafts!

Plenty of Seating

The seating is in a molded wraparound design and is very comfortable for your passengers.

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Comfort and Style

The helm boasts a sharp new look with a custom padded steering wheel, power assisted steering, power trim and tilt, audible engine alarms, high visibility gauges, 12-volt accessory outlet, and illumin

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Sea Ray 182 Bowrider Captain's Report is archived.

Sea Ray 182 Bowrider Test Result Highlights

  • Top speed for the Sea Ray 182 Bowrider is 47.9 mph (77.1 kph), burning 14.7 gallons per hour (gph) or 55.64 liters per hour (lph).
  • Best cruise for the Sea Ray 182 Bowrider is 23.0 mph (37 kph), and the boat gets 8.83 miles per gallon (mpg) or 3.75 kilometers per liter (kpl), giving the boat a cruising range of 207 miles (333.13 kilometers).
  • Tested power is 1 x 190-hp MerCruiser 4.3L MPI.
For complete test results including fuel consumption, range and sound levels
go to our Test Results section.

Standard and Optional Equipment

Sea Ray 182 Bowrider Standard and Optional Equipment
Trailer Standard
Trim Tabs Standard
Exterior Features
Carpet: Cockpit Standard
Outlet: 12-Volt Acc Standard
Swim Ladder Standard
Swim Platform Standard
Bimini Top Optional
Camper Back Optional
Cockpit Cover Optional
Full Canvas Optional

Standard = Standard Optional = Optional

Sea Ray 182 Bowrider Warranty

Sea Ray 182 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.

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Test numbers for this model are archived.