R8 Outboard

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Cobalt R7 Surf

R8 Outboard

For life’s defining moments all year long, only the R8 Outboard from Cobalt turns imagination into reality. The re-imagined R8 Outboard is intelligently designed to add convenience, economy and a more quiet ride to the traditional Cobalt virtues of performance, handling, comfort and luxury. Yes, the versatile performance, styling and amenities demanded by discerning boaters, and always delivered by Cobalt, now combined with unsurpassed outboard power, for year-round lake or salt water enjoyment.

LOA:

27'10"

Beam:

8'6"

Seating Capacity:

Yacht

Dry Weight:

6,500 lbs
R8 Outboard Product Tour

R8 Outboard Product Tour

R8 Outboard Product Tour
R8 Outboard - Life’s Defining Moments

R8 Outboard - Life’s Defining Moments

R8 Outboard - Life’s Defining Moments
R8 Outboard Walk-Around

R8 Outboard Walk-Around

R8 Outboard Walk-Around
Cobalt R8: Outboards Reimagined

Cobalt R8: Outboards Reimagined

Cobalt R8: Outboards Reimagined

Technical Details

Specifications+-
Length Overall w/Swim Platform27' 10''8.48 m
Beam8' 6''2.59 m
Fuel Capacity125 gal.473 L
Freshwater Capacity10 gal.38 L
Bridge Clearance w/o Bimini63''1.60 m
Bridge Clearance w/Tower106''2.69 m
Draft Drive Up16''0.41 m
Draft Drive Down30''0.76 m
Dry Weight6500 lbs.2948 kg
Boat Certified CapacityYacht Certified
Boat Certified Capacity w/gearYachat Certified
Power Selections+-

R8 OB Mercury Power Selections

  • 250 Verado w/PAS - 250 hp (186 PkW)
  • 300 Verado w/PAS - 300 hp (224 PkW)
  • 350 Verado w/PAS - 350 hp (261 PkW)
  • Twin 200 Verado w/PAS - 200 hp (149 PkW)
  • Twin 250 Verado w/PAS - 250 hp (186 PkW)
  • Twin 300 Verado w/PAS - 300 hp (224 PkW)

R8 OB Yamaha Power Selections

  • F250 XCA, D.E.C. w/Sea Star PAS - 250 hp (186 PkW)
  • F300 XCA, D.E.C. w/Sea Star PAS - 300 hp (224 PkW)
  • F350 XCA, D.E.C. w/Sea Star PAS - 350 hp (261 PkW)
  • Twin F200 XCA, D.E.C. w/Sea Star PAS - 200 hp (149 PkW)
  • Twin F250 XCA, D.E.C. w/Sea Star PAS - 250 hp (186 PkW)
  • Twin F300 XCA, D.E.C. w/Sea Star PAS - 300 hp (224 PkW)

R8 OB Engine Enhancements - Optional

  • Yamaha Joystick w/Helm Master EX
  • Merc, Cold Fusion White (Twin Eng)
  • Merc, Cold Fusion White (Single Eng)
  • Yamaha, Pearlescent White (Single Eng)
  • Yamaha, Pearlescent White (Twin Eng)
  • Mercury JPO Joystick
Standard Equipment+-

R8 OB Dash and Instrumentation - Standard

  • Accessory Power Plug - 12 Volt (dual) Detail
  • Black Leather/SS Steering Wheel Detail
  • Composite Helm Eyebrow, Custom Stitching
  • Depth & Water Temp Pkg.
  • Glass Cockpit, Dual Garmin 742 Plus Detail
  • Gloss Black Dash Console
  • Hour Meter(s)
  • Illuminated Switch Panel/Switches Detail
  • Stainless Steel Switches

R8 OB Entertainment System - Standard

  • iPod/USB/MP3 Port Detail
  • Sound System, Bluetooth, w/6 Spkrs.
  • Stereo Remote, Dash

R8 OB Interior - Standard

  • Aft Sunpad Backrest SS Accent Rail
  • Aft Walk-Thru Carpet
  • Bow Walk-Thru Door
  • Carpet, 40 oz., Snap-In w/Neoprene Back
  • Cooler, Removable Hard-Side (34L)
  • Del Mar Helm Capt. Chair
  • Head w/Porta Potti Detail
  • Passenger Seat Flip Backrest System Detail
  • Removable Bow & Cockpit Carpet
  • Seating Varadense Comfort
  • Sundeck Convertible Lounger Detail
  • Trash Receptacle, 3.5 gal

R8 OB Exterior - Standard

  • Swim Step, Stbd.
  • Anchor Locker
  • Bow Scuff Plate, Stainless Steel Detail
  • Fender Clips w/Line (4) Detail
  • Graphics, Molded-In Gelcoat
  • Midship Cleats
  • Model Designator, LED, Transom Detail
  • Stainless Top Trim Windshield
  • Transhield Shipping Cover

R8 OB Structure and Safety - Standard

  • 10/5/3 Year Warranty Protection
  • Battery Switch, Dual w/ACR
  • Circuit Breaker Protected Elec System
  • Composite Floor
  • Composite Transom
  • Fiberglass Cockpit Liner
  • Fiberglass Stringer System
  • Fire Extinguisher(s), Manual
  • Ignition Safety Switch Detail
  • Kevlar Reinforced Hull
  • Stainless Steel Windshield Braces Detail
Optional Equipment+-

R8 OB Canvas - Optional

  • Bimini, Premium
  • Bimini, Premium Easy-Fold
  • Bow Tonneau Cover Detail
  • Cockpit Tonneau Cover Detail
  • Mooring Cover Detail
  • Shade Sail, Aft (req. Arch w/Sunshade) Detail
  • Shade Sail, Bow Detail

R8 OB Dash and Instrumentation - Optional

  • Glass Cockpit, Dual Garmin 8610 Detail
  • Wireless Phone Charger, w/Holder Detail
  • XM Weather

R8 OB Entertainment System - Optional

  • Speaker Covers, Spt. Tower (Plat. Sound) Detail
  • Plat Sound w/Transom & Arch Spkrs-2 pr. Detail
  • Plat Sound w/Transom Spkrs.
  • Prem Sound w/Transom & Arch Spkrs-1 pr.
  • Prem Sound w/Transom Spkrs.
  • Satellite Radio System
  • Speaker Covers, Arch (Premium Sound) Detail
  • Stereo Remote, Transom (Std. Sound)
  • Speaker Covers, Arch (Platinum Sound) Detail

R8 OB Interior - Optional

  • Throw Pillows, Weighted (10) Detail
  • Throw Pillows, Weighted (4) Detail
  • Galley w/Sink
  • Air Compressor w/Holder
  • Bow Center Cushion Insert Detail
  • Cooler, Soft-Side (35L)
  • Dinette Table w/Cockpit Receptacle Detail
  • Floor Covering, Sea Grass Detail
  • Gray Water System
  • Head w/Electric Porcelain Toilet Detail
  • Head w/Electric Porcelain, Macerator Detail
  • Head w/Pump Out Porta Potti Detail
  • Head w/Pump Out Porta-Potti, Macerator Detail
  • Helm Seat, Electric
  • LED Interior Accent Lighting (RGB) Detail
  • Sink Console (head compartment) Detail
  • Sof-Trac Mat, Cockpit Detail
  • Stainless Steel Foot Tread (helm only) Detail
  • Storage Compartment Lighting
  • Wood Interior Accent Pkg. Detail

R8 OB Exterior - Optional

  • Rod Holders, Gunwales (1 pr.) Detail
  • Rod Holders, Spt. Tower (1 pr.)
  • Sport Tower w/Sunshade
  • Wakeboard Racks, PTM
  • Dinette Table (Rod Holder Mount) Detail
  • Swim Platform Transom Lighting
  • COBALT Lettering, Satin Black (exterior) Detail
  • Arch Elec, Alum Folding w/Bimini
  • Arch, Alum, Folding w/Bimini
  • Arch, Elec Folding w/Rotating Sunshade
  • Arch, Folding w/Rotating Sunshade
  • Docking Lights-Stainless Steel Detail
  • Flagpole w/Flag Detail
  • Portal Light (1 in Head Compartment) Detail
  • Ski Pylon Detail
  • Sof-Trac Mat, Gunwales
  • Sof-Trac Mat, Swim Platform w/Flip-Down Swim Step Detail
  • Transom Shower Detail
  • Underwater Lighting, RGB Detail
  • Wakeboard Racks, Elite (Alum) Detail
  • Wakeboard Racks, Triton Detail

R8 OB Structure and Safety - Optional

  • Battery Maintainer/Charger, 110v Detail
  • Battery Maintainer/Charger, 220v Detail
  • Rearview Mirror, PTM Detail
  • Rearview Mirror, Roswell
  • Siren Connected Boat Package
  • Tool Kit Detail
  • Trim Tabs w/Indicators, w/o Autoglide
  • Windlass, All Chain w/Anchor Detail

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Only A Cobalt

Since its first day on the water over 50 years ago, Cobalt’s commitment to performance, luxury and innovation has continued to set the standard for boating excellence. Only a Cobalt offers:

  1. Patented Swim Step for easy water access
  2. Maximum interior space
  3. 16-layer hand-laid fiberglass at keel
  4. Deep-V hull design for smooth ride
  5. Double French-stitched interiors
  6. Molded-in gelcoat graphics on exterior

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