When your crew is big and their on-water ambitions are even bigger, the 197 Deck Boat comes to the rescue. Who needs the shore when tons of storage, a fluid layout and ample room for 10 passengers combine to make the 197 a fully equipped floating island paradise? Optional filler cushions create a padded bow sun lounge, and the optional Flight Series Package provides everything adrenaline junkies crave.
Draft: 2 ft. 8 in.
Beam: 8 ft. 1 in.
Fuel tank capacity: 35
Water tank capacity: 10
Standard features: The Deck Boat's unique layout allows the whole family to come onboard without sacrificing any power for watersports.
Storage areas like the deep in-deck ski locker keep the cockpit free of clutter.
The optional extended swim platform increases onboard space while offering a staging area for snorkeling and watersports.
The bow goes from seating area to queen-size lounge when filler cushions are in place.
The durable snap-in carpet option makes the 197 easy to clean after long days on the water.
PAINTED, SWING TONGUE, SINGLE AXLE, BRAKES (STANDARD TRAILER)
Attractive painted trailer suitable for trailering lighter loads for freshwater use. The convenient folding tongue facilitates garage storage to keep your Bayliner looking new longer.
BIMINI TOP WITH BOOT
Retractable awning/sunshade over cockpit. Provides shade in cockpit when desired keeping passengers more comfortable (preferred in warmer climates).
BOW FILLER CUSHION
Removable filler cushion for bow seating area. Drop it in and instantly convert the bow seating area into a giant lounge for sunning.
CANADIAN COAST GUARD CERTIFICATION
COCKPIT CARPET RUNNERS
Custom-fitted removable all-weather carpet insert for the cockpit. Comfortable to walk on with bare feet. Requires very little maintenance. Effective in reducing engine noise transmitted through cockpit floor.
Custom fitted snap-on covers. These durable covers keep your boat looking new longer by reducing the exposure to dirt, debris and sun.
COLOR CHOICE (blue, black, or red)
DECK GEL STRIPE
Gelcoated accent stripe positioned on deck. Provides a visual enhancement to overall look and feel.
DIGITAL DEPTH INDICATOR
Dash-mounted instrument measuring water depth with built-in shallow water alarm. Provides both audio and video display of water depth (particularly helpful when navigating through shallow waterways).
Enhanced hullside graphics increase visual appeal both on and off the water.
SWIM PLATFORM EXTENSION
Molded fiberglass platform which attaches to the hull aft of the integrated transom platform. Greatly increases the amount of space on the swim platform. Particularly desirable for water sports, and accommodating multiple people in the transom area.
TRANSOM SHOWER WITH DEMAND WATER SYSTEM
Self-contained ambient temperature pressurized water system with shower. Includes 10-gallon water tank, transom shower, and water pump. You and your crew can rise off on the transom before climbing back into the boat.
Folding aluminum arch mounted directly to the deck designed as a wakeboard tow device with an elevated lift point. Because of the high lift angle of the tow line wakeboarders are provided with more lift (more air time). Towers are easily folded to meet indoor storage restrictions. Tower accessories not included.
135 M C/A1 (3.0L) W/POWER STEERING
190 M C/A1 (4.3L) - LIMITED AVAILABILITY IN THE USA
220 M MPI/A1 (4.3L)
TRAILER: GALVANIZED, SWING TONGUE, SINGLE AXLE, BRAKES
Enjoy enhanced control and the ability to stop in a shorter distance when trailering. Includes brakes on trailer.
Model name: 135 MPI/A1 (3.0L) W/POWER STEERING ECT
Model year: 2012
Fuel Type: Gas