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Sea Ray 180 Sport
(w/ 1 x 135-hp MerCruiser 3.0L)

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180 Sport
Sea Ray 180 Sport Test Video

Sea Ray’s new 180 Sport is an 18ft sport boat that packs a lot of punch. She features three seating plans for the interior setup and comes with a MerCruiser engine package. The list of standard features include a swim platform, and plenty of storage for all of your wakeboards and skis. With her sleek styling and convenient arrangements you can spend the whole day on the water in comfort.

Key Features

  • Limited lifetime warranty on hull and deck
  • Finished fiberglass floor and stringer system
  • LCD hourmeter in tachometer
  • Power-assisted steering Clamshell motorbox with two gas-assist lifts
  • Matching trailer with swing-away tongue


Sea Ray 180 Sport Specifications
Length Overall 17' 6'' Dry Weight 2,100 lbs.
Beam 7' 0'' Tested Weight N/A
Draft 35'' Weight Capacity N/A
Draft Up N/A Person Capacity N/A
Draft Down N/A Fuel Capacity 21 gal.
Air Draft N/A Water Capacity none
Deadrise/Transom 19 degrees Length on Trailer N/A
Max Headroom open 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 180 Sport Engine options
Std. Power 1 x 135-hp MerCruiser 3.0L
Tested Power 1 x 135-hp MerCruiser 3.0L
Opt. Power Not Available

Sea Ray 180 Sport Photo Gallery

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A Fun Package

Handling was excellent during the slalom test as the boat provided a confident, sure-footed grip on the water.

Ergonomic Helm Design

The helm on the 180 Sport features many standard features such as the tilt wheel, large viewable gauges, and LCD hour hourmeter.

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Comfortable Seating

The 180 Sport features comfortable seating for passenger and driver alike. The cockpit is protected by a large dash and windshield. Over to port is where you will also find the stereo and glove box.

Fun Up Forward

The large wrap around seating up front allows for several people to enjoy the wind in their face excitement.

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Watersports Galore

The stern of the 180 Sport is perfect for staging watersports or if you go with the sun pad option just relaxing.

Power To Spare

The 180 Sport is outfitted with a MerCruiser engine and provides all the power you need.

Sea Ray 180 Sport Captain's Report is archived.

Sea Ray 180 Sport Test Result Highlights

  • Top speed for the Sea Ray 180 Sport is 43.3 mph (69.7 kph), burning 10.2 gallons per hour (gph) or 38.61 liters per hour (lph).
  • Best cruise for the Sea Ray 180 Sport is 23 mph (37 kph), and the boat gets 5.54 miles per gallon (mpg) or 2.36 kilometers per liter (kpl), giving the boat a cruising range of 105 miles (168.98 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

Sea Ray 180 Sport Standard and Optional Equipment
CD Stereo Standard
Trim Tabs Standard
Exterior Features
Carpet: Cockpit Standard
Outlet: 12-Volt Acc Standard
Swim Ladder Standard
Swim Platform Standard

Standard = Standard Optional = Optional

Sea Ray 180 Sport Warranty

Sea Ray 180 Sport 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!

Test numbers for this model are archived.