The NITRO Z18 Pro expands on the tournament capabilities of the base model with a slew of popular upgrades at an incredible value—you save $1,835 off the normal upgrade price!
The NITRO Z18 is America's best-selling fiberglass bass boat and the official boat of Major League Fishing because it balances power and fishability in a ready-to-win package. It's is built around our revolutionary NITRO VORTEX TECHNOLOGY (NVT) hull with RAPID PLANING SYSTEM, giving you a smooth, soft and dry ride along with a brisk holeshot and precise handling when turning and at the top end.
In addition to the standard features on the base model, the Pro edition includes dual Humminbird fishfinders, an upgraded trolling motor and more!
Draft: 1 ft. 3 in.
Beam: 7 ft. 10 in.
Fuel tank capacity: 40
Max load: 1350
SPECS & HIGHLIGHTS
Bottom width 6'3"
Max. Recommended HP 175 HP
Fuel Capacity 40 gal.
Max. Person Capacity 4 persons
Max. person weight 550 lbs.
Max. person, motor & gear weight 1350 lbs.
Interior depth 18.5"
Transom height 22.5"
Deadrise 16 degrees
Average dry weight 1700 lbs.
Average package weight 3200 lbs.
Package height 6'4"
Package width 8'6"
Towing length 24'1"
Storage Length 21'3"
150 L Pro XS FourStroke (Standard)
175 L Pro XS FourStroke
Bow Humminbird HELIX 7 DI G3N gimbal-mounted fishfinder w/MEGA Down Imaging, CHIRP Digital Sonar & GPS
Console Humminbird HELIX 7 SI G3N flush-mounted fishfinder w/MEGA Down Imaging, CHIRP Digital Sonar & GPS
Minn Kota Ultrex 24V, 80-lb. (36.29 kg) thrust, 45" (1.14 m) shaft trolling motor w/MEGA Down Imaging & i-Pilot Link
3-way Ethernet communication between fishfinders & trolling motor
Factory-applied keel protector
Bow tool/drink holder
3-bank, 30-amp battery charger
Retractable transom trailer tie downs
Comfort, Convenience & Peace Of Mind
Flotation meets or exceeds NMMA & U.S. Coast Guard requirements
EPA-compliant fuel system
Non-skid bow & stern mats
6 drink holders
4 stainless steel pull-up cleats
4 grab handles (1 at each seat)
Aft 30-gal. (113.56 L) GUARDIAN aerated livewell w/divider & timer
500 GPH (1,892.71 LPH) livewell recirculation/pump-out system
500 GPH (1,892.71 LPH) aerator/fill pump
Rotomolded w/rounded corners
Trolling motor pedal recess
Modular, aerodynamic console design w/expanded leg clearance & large fishfinder surface
Hydraulic steering w/tilt
Removable acrylic, tinted windscreen
Ready to accept optional removable port console
Veethree multifunction instrumentation w/speedometer/fuel gauge, tach/trim gauge, voltmeter gauge & water pressure gauge
Dash light dimmer
Water-resistant switch panels
LED courtesy light
34-sq.-ft. (3.2-sq.-m) bow deck for casting mobility w/lots of storage
Bike seat w/pedestal
Folding fishing seat w/composite frame
Z-CORE seating system w/Force Flex suspension & contoured, rotomolded frame for driver & passenger seats
Low driver & passenger flat seat mounting
Bow port & starboard rod hold-down straps
Molded-in drainage channels around bow storage compartments
Oversized, lockable bow port & starboard rod lockers w/lift assists for rods up to 8' (2.44 m)
Oversized lockable bow center storage locker
Step to bow deck w/62-qt. (58.67 L) insulated cooler & removable trash receptacle
Partner rod ramp w/rod handle organizer & hold-down strap
Footrest w/non-skid mat under console(s)
Designated net storage behind seating
2 lift-out, molded aft storage boxes that will each accept seven 3700 tackle trays
Molded utility rigging compartment for easy access to batteries & pumps & easy cleanup
Insulated aluminum lids w/welded corners
16-oz. (.45 kg) plush, marine-grade cut pile carpet on decks & floor
NITRO VORTEX TECHNOLOGY (NVT) hull for a smoother, drier ride
RAPID PLANING SYSTEM (RPS) for quicker holeshots & maximized speed
Rigging tube for organized wiring & abrasion resistance
Stainless steel propeller
Construction & Exterior
100% composite deck core w/superior thermal stability & strength-to-weight ratio
Deck & hull chemically bonded & mechanically fastened w/stainless steel fasteners every 2" (5.08 cm)
Gelcoated stringer/liner system
Foam-filled hull for optimal buoyancy & safety
Full-width fiberglass-encapsulated composite transom
Low-profile gunnels to maximize deck size & for easier casting
Integrated fold-down stainless steel reboarding ladder, angled for allowing optional shallow-water anchor
Angled bow panel w/trolling motor receptacle, anchor/light switch, trim switch & capability to flush mount most 12" (30.5 cm) fishfinders
LED console courtesy light
Automotive-style labeled fuse panel w/cover
Interstate cranking battery
2 heavy-duty Interstate trolling batteries
6-gauge trolling motor wiring w/50-amp circuit breaker
Master power switch
Waterproof Deutsch plugin gauge connectors
Custom-fit, single-axle NITRO trailer powdercoated w/GALVASHIELD Impact corrosion & chip protection for improved durability
14" (35.56 cm) chrome wheels w/radial tires
No Touch Vortex hub lubrication system w/6-year, 100,000-mile (1,609.34 km) limited warranty
All-welded rectangular GALVASHIELD frame
Space-saving swing-away tongue to reduce storage length
Fold-away tongue jack
Heavy-duty winch w/nylon strap & bow safety strap
Outboard motor support to reduce hull & transom stress while towing
Carpeted bunks & fender boards to protect hull
Submersible LED lights
Bow deck, cockpit & aft deck carpet trim lights w/T-H Marine controller & wire harness (factory installed only)
CUSHIONS & SEATING
2 bike seats (exchange)
2 jump seats (exchange)
Center seat storage (exchange)
Hydraulic pedestal (exchange)
2 oxygen generators
Automatic bilge pump
HydroWave electronic fish attractor
Additional cleat at driver seat for quick tie down
Livewell control valve
Loc-R-Bar w/alarm (dealer installation not included)
Port under deck storage drawer
Snap-in cooler box
PERFORMANCE & STEERING
Hot Foot throttle
Trim lever on steering wheel
Dual trim lever on steering wheel (must order hydraulic jack plate)
TACKLE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM w/center box dividers
Removable port console & hardware (factory installed)
6" (15.24 cm) R&R Design jack plate
6" (15.24 cm) Bob's Action hydraulic jack plate
Minn Kota 10' (3.05 m) Talon shallow-water anchor—Black (dealer installed)
2 Minn Kota 10' (3.05 m) Talon shallow-water anchors—Black (dealer installed)
Minn Kota 12' (3.66 m) Talon shallow-water anchor—Black (dealer installed)
2 Minn Kota 12' (3.66 m) Talon shallow-water anchors—Black (dealer installed)
Power-Pole Blade 8' (2.44 m) shallow-water anchor—Black (dealer installed)
2 Power-Pole Blade 8' (2.44 m) shallow-water anchors—Black (dealer installed)
Power-Pole Blade 10' (3.05 m) shallow-water anchor—Black (dealer installed)
2 Power-Pole Blade 10' (3.05 m) shallow-water anchors—Black (dealer installed)
2-tone mooring cover for side console—Black & Charcoal
2-tone mooring cover for dual consoles—Black & Charcoal
Fiberglass fenders for tandem-axle trailer
Single-axle trailer upgrade w/1 brake
Tandem-axle trailer upgrade w/2 brakes
Tandem-axle trailer upgrade w/2 brakes, 14" (35.56 cm) tire/wheel upgrade & spare tire
Single-axle spare tire
14" (35.56 cm) single-axle aluminum wheels w/spare tire & steel fenders
14" (35.56 cm) tandem-axle aluminum wheels w/spare tire & steel fenders
18" (45.72 cm) custom silver machined aluminum wheel upgrade & Hercules RAPTIS R-T5 spare tire (must order fiberglass fenders)
18" (45.72 cm) custom matte Black aluminum alloy wheel upgrade & Hercules RAPTIS R-T5 spare tire (must order fiberglass fenders)