Hern Marine
7341 Dixie Highway (Rt. 4),
Fairfield Ohio, 45014
Tel:(513) 874-2628
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2018 Chaparral 257 SSX Surf

Year 2018
Length 25'6 ft

Room for everything and everyone. Chaparral took wakesurfing to the next level when designing the 257SSX. The speed, fuel efficiency and maneuverability of a stern drive, and a wake that even a professional ride can appreciate. Surf in the morning, hang out at the sandbar in the afternoon, and cruise to your favorite waterfront eatery in the event. All with the same boat.


Year Built 2018
Category Power
Length Overall 25'6 ft
Beam 8'6 ft
Max Draft 3 ft
Number of Passengers 16
Construction Fiberglass
Deadrise Angle 22 °
Min Draft 2'9 ft
Drive Type Stern
Engines 1
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 72 gal
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 14 gal
Holding Tanks 1
Holding Tank Cap. 4 gal
Dry Weight 4,700 lb
Bridge Clearance 8'5 ft

Engine 1 Specifications

Type: Inboard/Outboard
  •    Custom Hand Wrapped Helm Consoles with Stainless Steel Accents
  •    Custom Leather Steering Wheel
  •    Digital Depth Finder
  •    Emergency Shut Down Switch
  •    Full Digital Instrumentation Fog Resistant, Custom Aluminum Faces and Stainless Steel Bezels
  •    Grounding Bars - Engine and Dash
  •    Instrument Dimmer Switch
  •    Loom Wrapped Wiring
  •    Medallion Viper II 7.0" Color Touchscreen Display
  •    Power Assisted Steering with Tilt Wheel
  •    Stainless Steel Panels with Illuminated Switches and Water Resistant DC Breakers
  •    Woodgrain Panels with Illuminated Switches
  •    Enclosed Fiberglass Head Compartment with Lockable Fiberglass Door
  •    Hanging Storage Rod
  •    Head Storage Cabinet
  •    Opening Port Light with Screen
  •    Porta-Pottie
  •    Solid Surface Counter Top with Sink, Pull-Out Sprayer, and Mirror
  •    Bow Cushions - Hinged with Storage Compartment Underneath
  •    Bow Ice Chest (Insulated) with Overboard Drain
  •    Cockpit Drainage System (CDS) with Self Bailing Fiberglass Liner
  •    Cockpit Table with Dedicated Drawer Storage and Side Mount Bases in Cockpit and Bow
  •    Custom Interior - Vinyl Wrapped Side Panels
  •    DC Power Plug
  •    Diamond Pattern Non-Skid - Exclusive
  •    Dura-Flex Suspension Pedestal Seats with Logo Badging
  •    Electrical Connectors Triple O-Ring Sealed and Water Tight
  •    Fiberglass Bowrider Area
  •    Interior Color Packages: Sand or Graphite
  •    Lighting in Cockpit, Console Storage, Engine Compartment and Swim Platform
  •    Lockable Woodgrain Glove Box Frame and Door
  •    Molded-In Helm Footrest
  •    Premium Expanded Cockpit Vinyl with Nano-Block Stain Resistant Topcoat
  •    Premium Sound System Includes: AM/FM Bluetooth, Remote Control and Display (Compatible For Sirius Satellite)
  •    Pressurized Fresh Water System (Head)
  •    RTM Molded Storage Lid
  •    Stainless Steel Bow Rails
  •    Stainless Steel Cockpit Grab Handles
  •    Stainless Steel Cup Holders
  •    Stainless Steel Speaker Covers (NA w/Wetsounds Upgrade)
  •    StarLite Seat Bases with Flow Foam
  •    Storage in Floor with Protective Matting
  •    Storage Under Starboard Console
  •    U-Shaped Aft Cockpit Seating that Incorporates Twin "Power Slide" Seats with with Chaise Lounge
  •    Ultra-Comfort Pedestal Seats with Flip-up Bolster
  •    Walk-Thru Bow Close-Off Door
  •    Water Resistant Speakers with Stainless Steel Covers (6)
  •    Wraparound Stainless Steel Walk-Through Windshield with Custom Supports
  •    100% Perma Panel Marine Coring
  •    Ballast System Includes: Pump and Soft Bag (723 lbs. capacity)
  •    Battery On/Off Switch
  •    Battery Tray
  •    Bilge Blower
  •    Bilge Pump - Automatic
  •    Bow Rope and Anchor Locker
  •    Brass Threaded Garboard Drain Plug
  •    Custom Molded Fuel Tank
  •    Electric Engine Compartment Hatch Lifts
  •    Electric Horn
  •    Extended V-Plane Hull
  •    Integrated Fiberglass Swim Platform
  •    Jump Start System
  •    Large Stainless Steel Transom Grabrail with Integral Ski Tow
  •    Lifetime Limited Hull Warranty
  •    Malibu Surf Gates(TM)
  •    Navigational Lights
  •    NMMA Certified
  •    Premium Hydropel Resin
  •    PVC Rubrail with Stainless Steel Insert
  •    Stainless Steel Hardware, Including Large Bow and Stern Eyes, Pull-Up Cleats (6) and Flush Pull Latches
  •    Stainless Steel Props
  •    Stainless Steel Thru-Hull Fittings (Electro Polished)
  •    Stainless Steel, Four-Step, Hideaway Boarding Ladder for the Bow and Stern