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Sea Ray 185 Sport (2006-)
(w/ 1 x 135-hp MerCruiser 3L)

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Sea Ray 185 Sport (2006-)
Sea Ray 185 Sport (2006-)
Sea Ray has delivered a new runabout for 2006 that looks nothing like anything else in its class. The 185 Sport features a new seating layout in the bow, which now has two individual seats, rather than the conventional bench seats. You can now also gain entry from the bow.

Key Features

  • Six custom Sea Ray cleats for secure dockage
  • Integrated swim platform with 3-step stainless steel ladder
  • Clarion stereo with CD
  • Custom-fitted trailer
  • Ski and wakeboard storage with vinyl matting
  • Full sun pad with enclosed storage
  • Fiberglass floor and stringer system
  • Limited lifetime warranty on hull and deck


Sea Ray 185 Sport (2006-) Specifications
Length Overall 18' 6'' Dry Weight 2,650 lbs.
Beam 7' 6'' Tested Weight N/A
Draft 18'' (sterndrive up) 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 19 deg. 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 185 Sport (2006-) Engine options
Std. Power 1 x 135-hp MerCruiser 3.0 L
Tested Power 1 x 135-hp MerCruiser 3L
Opt. Power 1 x 190-hp MerCruiser 4.3 L

Sea Ray 185 Sport (2006-) Line Drawing


Sea Ray 185 Sport (2006-) Photo Gallery

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Entry-level Runabout for the Young at Heart

The Bow Provides Deep Seating for Increased Safety

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Full Instrumentation at Hand

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Sea Ray 185 Sport (2006-) Captain's Report is archived.

Sea Ray 185 Sport (2006-) Test Result Highlights

  • Top speed for the Sea Ray 185 Sport (2006-) is 39.0 mph (62.8 kph), burning 12.5 gallons per hour (gph) or 47.31 liters per hour (lph).
  • Best cruise for the Sea Ray 185 Sport (2006-) is 20.8 mph (33.5 kph), and the boat gets 4.94 miles per gallon (mpg) or 2.1 kilometers per liter (kpl), giving the boat a cruising range of 116 miles (186.68 kilometers).
  • Tested power is 1 x 135-hp MerCruiser 3L.
For complete test results including fuel consumption, range and sound levels
go to our Test Results section.

Standard and Optional Equipment

Sea Ray 185 Sport (2006-) Standard and Optional Equipment
CD Stereo Standard Clarion
Power Steering Standard
Trailer Standard
Exterior Features
Outlet: 12-Volt Acc Standard
Swim Ladder Standard
Swim Platform Standard
Tower: Watersports Optional
Bimini Top Optional
Cockpit Cover Optional

Standard = Standard Optional = Optional

Sea Ray 185 Sport (2006-) Warranty

Sea Ray 185 Sport (2006-) Warranty Information
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