Cobalt Sterndrive vs. Inboard/V-Drive
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More Introduction
Smooth Ride
  More Versatile Trim Range
More Trim Up for a Smooth Ride
  More Smooth Those Rough Waves
More Fuel Efficient Operation
  More Wasted Thrust Wastes Money!
  More Reduce Resistance by Trimming Up
  More Two Props are Better Than One
  Burn Up to 70% Less Fuel!
More Boat For Your Money
  More Higher Off the Water = Drier Ride
Watersports, Without the Sacrifice
  More Naturally Designed for Excellent Wakes
  More Low Bowrise = Safe Hole Shots
Faster Speed
  More Go Faster!
Shallower Draft When You Need It
  More Avoid Propeller Damage
Powertrain Warranty
  More Cobalt Provides 5 Years of Protection

More Fuel Efficient Operation with a Cobalt.

Burn Up To 70% Less Fuel.

Spend less on fuel and reduce emissions*. Burn up to 55% less fuel at 30mph and 70% less at 40mph on a Cobalt versus typical inboard or V-drive ski/wakeboard boat (data shown at right using 375hp engine data).

*Data shown using 375hp engines. Inboard performance data provided by independent testing from

Reduced RPM = Less Fuel Usage
  Cobalt RPM Inboard RPM Cobalt Advantage
30 mph 2900 3700 55% Less Fuel Burn
40 mph 3700 5000 70% Less Fuel Burn
50 mph 4600 Not Capable Higher Speed
55 mph 4900 Not Capable Higher Speed
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