Revolutionising the standard for future jets, the Scarab 285 ID is an evolutionary leap for the jet boat industry. With an LOA of 28’ and a beam at 9’2”, it’s clear, the 285 covers the gamut as the most luxurious, next-gen recreational jet boat on the market. As its name suggests, the 285 competes with the best in the business when curling wakes for boarding and surfing.

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COLOUR OPTIONS

BLACK/AMETHYST WITH AMETHYST GRAPHICS

BLACK/ATOMIC WITH ATOMIC GRAPHICS

BLACK/CRIMSON RED WITH CRIMSON RED GRAPHICS

BLACK/DENIM BLUE W/ DENIM BLUE GRAPHICS

BLACK/PHANTOM GRAY W/COGNAC GRAPHICS

CRIMSON RED

DENIM BLUE

JET BLACK

LIQUID BLUE

SEAFOAM GREEN

Specifications:

APPROX. BOAT & ENGINE WEIGHT 5750 lbs 2608 kg
BEAM 9' 2" 2.8 m
BRIDGE CLEARANCE 5' 4" 1.6 m
BRIDGE CLEARANCE W/ ARCH OR TOWER 8' 2" 2.5 m
DEADRISE 22° 22°
DRAFT 20" 51 cm
FUEL CAPACITY 98 gal 371 L
L.O.A 28' 8.5 m
LOA W/ EXTENDED SWIM PLATFORM 30' 9.1 m
MAX HP 600 HP 448 kW
STORAGE LENGTH ON TRAILER 28' 9" 8.8 m
STORAGE LENGTH ON TRAILER W/ EXT SWIM 30' 9" 9.4 m
TOTAL HEIGHT ON TRAILER 8' 8" 2.6 m
TOTAL HEIGHT ON TRAILER W/TOP 11' 2" 3.4 m
TRAILER WEIGHT TANDEM AXLE 1685 lbs 764 kg
WATER CAPACITY 12 gal 45 L

Features

Hull and Deck
  • Bow and stern eyes, stainless steel
  • Cleats, pull-up, stainless steel
  • Deck color scheme, white
  • Deck lids w/ locking compression latches
  • Exterior color scheme, choice of color
  • Fiberglass stringer system
  • Horn
  • Ladder, stern, hidden, telescoping
  • Meets applicable USCG & Canadian Regs; NMMA Certified using ABYC Stds.
  • Navigation lights, LED
  • Rub rail w/ stainless steel insert
  • Swim platform, bow
  • Swim platform, stern
  • Thru-hull fittings, stainless steel
  • Transom door
  • Windshield w/ walk-thru, auto inspired design
  • Winning edge owner protection plan
Tow Sports
  • Ski tow, stern, stainless steel
Cockpit
  • Anchor storage, under bow seat
  • Armrests, port & starboard
  • Assist handle(s), billet aluminum
  • Beverage holder(s), stainless steel
  • Cell phone holder w/ wireless charger
  • Cooler(s), carry-on
  • Courtesy light(s)
  • Flooring, reed mat, Ash, removable
  • Interior color scheme, choice of color
  • Seating, cockpit, U-shaped
  • Seating, ComfortRide, flip-up bucket bolster(s)
  • Ski locker, in-floor, w/ gas-assist hinged lid & mat
  • Storage, bow, behind backrest at helm
  • Storage, in-floor, bow
  • Storage, swim platform, wet storage
  • Table, convertible side
  • Table, w/mount(s)
  • Walk-thru, stern
Helm
  • Cruise control mode
  • Depth sounder
  • Steering wheel, deluxe, tilt
  • Touch screen command center
Head / Changing Compartment
  • Head, enclosed w/ porta pottie
Entertainment
  • Stereo, w/ AM/FM radio, Bluetooth & auxiliary input
Engine/Systems
  • Battery switch
  • Battery, dual switch
  • Engine vents
  • Flush out exhaust kit
  • Intelligent neutral & reverse (INR)
  • Outlet, 12V
  • Outlet, USB charge port(s)
  • Sound dampening kit
  • Weedless shaft guard
Canvas
  • Bimini top, Sunbrella® (inc. w/ wakeboard tower)

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