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Sylvan Viper 206 (2009-)
(w/ 1 x 150-hp Suzuki)

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Viper 206 (2009-)
Sylvan Viper 206 (2009-) Test Video

Smoker Craft wanted to deliver a fishing boat that would also tip its hat to family activities like skiing. The 206 Viper does just that. This boat is definitely geared more toward fishing, yet it has the space, the safety, and the power to be a family outing boat. She has lots of room in the cockpit, and a bass boat style forward casting deck that is pre-rigged for a trolling motor. There is a convertible aft deck that can be set up for either family seating or for casting with a livewell and bait bucket. The goal was to deliver a boat that could perform with a 150 hp outboard and Smoker Craft has met that challenge.

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Sylvan Viper 206 (2009-) Test Result Highlights

  • Top speed for the Sylvan Viper 206 (2009-) is 42.5 mph (68.4 kph), burning 14.1 gallons per hour (gph) or 53.37 liters per hour (lph).
  • Best cruise for the Sylvan Viper 206 (2009-) is 26.8 mph (43.1 kph), and the boat gets 3.55 miles per gallon (mpg) or 1.51 kilometers per liter (kpl), giving the boat a cruising range of 160 miles (257.5 kilometers).
  • Tested power is 1 x 150-hp Suzuki.
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Standard and Optional Equipment

Sylvan Viper 206 (2009-) Standard and Optional Equipment
Marine Electronics
Fishfinder Optional
GPS/Chart Optional
CD Stereo Standard
Exterior Features
Carpet: Cockpit Standard
Bimini Top Optional
Cockpit Cover Optional
Full Canvas Optional

Standard = Standard Optional = Optional

Sylvan Viper 206 (2009-) Warranty

Sylvan Viper 206 (2009-) Warranty Information
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