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Brief Summary

What started out as a design to cater to first time boaters has morphed into a brand all of its own. Bayliner's Element Series was first launched with a small runabout that had docile handling characteristics and near mindless trailering abilities. That runabout grew to a larger model — a deckboat that is still turning heads. And now, the popular M-hull of the Element lineup takes on a new form, the new F18, this time for fishing families. The center console version of this popular design is now released and we got our first look. Here’s what we found.

Captain's Report

Bayliner Element F18 (2016-) Captain's Report is archived.