We didn’t change a single thing.
We changed everything.

The dramatically different 280CC-X offers you a new standard of comfort, quality, luxury, and performance.

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More Performance. More Luxury.
More Of Everything You Want In A Boat.

Take a good look around the new 280CC-X. Look at the sleek, aggressive styling. Check out the advanced technology. Feel the luxurious quality of the upholstery. Above all, experience the smooth, stable ride that lets you glide across waters other boats wouldn’t even navigate. It’s a level of comfort and confidence ordinary boats can’t deliver, and it comes with the wind-in-your-hair performance that makes you want to stay out on the water forever.

  • Options

    • Powdercoated 5-rod rocket launcher (mounted on hardtop)
    • Polished 22-lb. stainless steel anchor
    • Taco Marine® Grand Slam™ 380 top-mounted outriggers with 18-foot telescopic poles
    • SeaDek® accent package: console interior, console mat and motor well accent
    • Additional Garmin GPSMAP® 7612xsv 12-inch multi-touch display with Airmar® B117 depth/temp thru-hull transducer
    • Upgrade to single Garmin GPSMAP® 7616xsv 16-inch multi-touch display with Airmar® B117 depth/temp thru-hull transducer
    • Edson satin-finish steering wheel with power knob
    • CZone® key fob remote control unit
    • Sea Vision® surface-mount LED underwater lights (2)
    • Optimus Electronic Steering Systems
    • Optimus 360 System with electronic steering, SeaStation and joystick
    • Full hull or two-tone hull color pattern: Sapphire Blue, Tanglewood Tan, Platinum Gray, Ice Blue, Aqua Mist Green, Empress Blue
    • Matching hardtop underside to hull color
    • High-grade 3-sided curtain package with Strataglass™
  • Key Features:

    • CAD-designed structure for performance and strength
    • 3-piece hull design to maximize usable deck space
    • Tunnel and outboard chines and tunnel overhang provide drier, smoother ride
    • Integrated concealed windlass system with stylish S/S breastplate, 300-foot line, 15-foot chain, and 22-pound thru-hull anchor
    • Integrated high-intensity LED bow docking lights with complementary fascia
    • Bow seating for 7 including forward-facing seat on console door
    • Twin insulated 180-quart storage compartments and insulated 36-quart cooler compartment in bow
    • Streamlined, surfboard-edge fiberglass top with powdercoated frame and built-in glass windshield
    • Glass dash console with Garmin GPSMAP® 7612xsv 12-inch multi-touch widescreen display
    • Large electronics area can hold two 12-inch screens or one 16-inch screen, plus switching
    • Mastervolt CZone® integrated digital switching system; fully NMEA 2000® compatible, easy-access circuit board
    • Fusion® marine entertainment system with 4 JL Audio speakers and Bluetooth
    • Spacious head with fiberglass interior, bright lighting, mirror, and Corian® counter with toiletries storage
    • Wide, side-hinged console door for easy head access
    • Stainless steel steering wheel with power knob
    • Doublewide custom helm sport seat with flip-up bolsters
    • Leaning post with 30-gallon livewell, Corian® countertop and multi-compartment tackle and tool storage
    • Swim platform with integrated handrails and On-Ramp™ ladders
    • Dual 355-quart insulated fishboxes that can alternately store 4 rods and handle a 5-gallon bucket
    • Easy access to mechanical rooms


LOA 27’6”
Beam 9’2”
Hull Draft 14”
Freeboard Aft 27”
Transom Height 25”
Fuel Capacity 220 gal (2 x 110)
Max. HP Rating 400 HP (2 x 200)
Weight* 7,300 lbs. (with engines)
Trailering Height** 9’6”
Bridge Clearance 8’4”
Cockpit Length 41”
Freshwater Capacity 17 gal
Wastewater Capacity 9 gal
Efficiency at Typical 30 mph Cruise*** 30 mph/1.99 mpg
Typical WOT*** 48 mph/1.18 mpg

* Preliminary estimate – includes max power and typical options
** Measured keel to top of fiberglass hardtop with no outriggers or electronics installed (not including trailer itself)
*** Preliminary performance data: tested with max power, two people, 1/2 fuel, no gear