2018 Chaparral 227 SURF SSX


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Nautical Marine Inc.
Stock #
Length Overall
23' 0"
8' 6"
Max Draft
2' 6"
Fuel Type
Engine Type
Stern Drive
Hull Type


Dealer Insights

2018 Chaparral 227 Surf SSX powered by a Volvo 240HP forward facing drive. Options include: Biscayne blue eclipse gelcoat. Red hull color stripe. Graphite cockpit interior color. Cast folding arch tower white. Cockpit and bow covers. Premium package: includes docking lights, pull up cleats for swim platform(2), Bow scuff plate, Premium bucket seat, Transom stereo remote, Transom tilt switch, Leather steering wheel and an air pump. Silver plasdeck swim platform mat. Beach weave snap in floor covering. Swiveling board racks. Dual batteries with on off switch. Aluminum tandem axle trailer with aluminum wheels. Bank financing available. Contact for sale pricing.


The 227SSX SURF combines Chaparral style the SSX series in known for, with the fun sport of wakesurfing. A specially designed hull, Volvo Penta Forward Drive, Malibu Surf Gateā„¢, and Medallion touch screen control marry together to complete the perfect wake. The 227 SSX Surf still maintains all the outstanding performance and ride a sterndrive powered boat is known for.

  • LOA w/ Swim Platform: 23 ft. (7.01 m)
  • Beam: 8 ft. 6 in. (2.59 m)
  • Bridge Clearance with Arch Tower: 7 ft. 2 in. (2.18 m)
  • Bridge Clearance with Arch Tower Folded Down: 5 ft. 1 in. (1.55 m)
  • Deadrise: 20 deg. (20 deg.)
  • Fuel Capacity: 45 gal. (170 L)
  • Draft Down: 34.00 in. (86 cm)
  • Draft Up: 30.00 in. (76 cm)
  • Max HP: 350 hp (261 kW)
  • Dry Weight w/ Engines: 4368 lb. (1981 kg)
  • Passenger Capacity (NMMA): 12/1650 lb. (12/748 kg)
Exterior Colors/Graphics (Standard)
  • Color Selection for Wide Band Gelcoat (Black, Biscayne Blue, Fire Red, White, Electric Blue or Stealth Grey)
Exterior Colors/Graphics (Optional)
  • Eclipse Gelcoat Package - Biscayne Blue
  • Black Hull Bottom
  • Eclipse Gelcoat Package - Black
  • Eclipse Gelcoat Package - Electric Blue
  • Eclipse Gelcoat Package - Fire Red
  • Eclipse Gelcoat Package - Stealth Grey
  • Eclipse Gelcoat Package - White
  • Hull Color Stripe - Blue
  • Hull Color Stripe - Black
  • Hull Color Stripe - Lime Green
  • Hull Color Stripe - Red
  • Hull Color Stripe - Silver
  • Hull Color Stripe - Yellow
  • Surf Logo Graphic
  • White Hull
  • Wide Band Black Hull
  • Wide Band Blue Hull
  • Wide Band Fire Red Hull
  • Wide Band Electric Blue Hull
  • Wide Band Stealth Grey Hull
Power (Standard)
  • Three Blade Stainless Steel Prop
Power (Optional)
  • Volvo V-6 Gen V 2.32 DP FFD 280 HP *N/A in California
  • Volvo V-6 Gen V 2.32 DP FFD 240 HP *N/A in California
  • Volvo V-8 5.3 Gen V 2.14 DP FFD 350 HP Catalyst
  • Volvo V-6 Gen V EVC 2.32 DP FFD 280 HP *N/A in California
  • Volvo V-8 EVC-E Gen V 2.32 DP FFD 350 HP Catalyst
  • Volvo V-8 EVC-E Gen V 2.14 DP FFD 350 HP Catalyst
  • Volvo V-8 Gen V 2.14 FFD 300 HP Catalyst
  • Volvo V-8 Gen V EVC-E 2.14 DP FFD 300 HP Catalyst
Canvas / Tops / Towers (Standard)
  • Folding Arch Tower with Bimini (White)
  • Shipping Cover
Canvas / Tops / Towers (Optional)
  • Cast Folding Arch Tower Black
  • Cast Folding Arch Tower White
  • Cockpit and Bow Cover
  • Mooring Cover
Interior Color (Optional)
  • Cockpit Interior - Graphite
  • Cockpit Interior - Sand
Packages (Optional)
  • Premium Package
Dash / Electrical (Standard)
  • Digital Depth Indicator
  • Custom Hand Wrapped Helm Consoles with Stainless Steel Accents
  • Digital Hour Meter
  • Electrical Connectors Triple O-Ring Sealed and Water Tight
  • Full Digital Instrumentation Fog Resistant, Custom Aluminum Faces and Stainless Steel Bezels
  • Grounding Bars - Engine and Dash
  • Loom Wrapped Wiring
  • Instrument Dimmer Switch
  • Power Assisted Steering with Tilt Wheel
  • Medallion Viper II 7.0" Color Touchscreen Display
  • Stainless Steel Panels with Illuminated Switches and Water Resistant DC Breakers
  • Wood Accessory Panels
  • Steering Wheel with Protective Cover
Dash / Electrical (Optional)
  • Emissions/Prop 65 Decal for California Boats
  • Steering Wheel with Medallion Viper II Control
Cockpit (Standard)
  • Bow Ice Chest (Insulated) with Overboard Drain
  • Bow Seating with Storage Underneath
  • Bow Walk-Thru Door
  • Carry-On Cooler with Dedicated Storage (25 Quart)
  • Cockpit Layout - Helm Bucket Seat w/ Logo Badging U-Shaped Bench Seat, Aft Sundeck with Three-Way Hinged Cushions for Walk-Thru, and Oasis Lounge on port side
  • Cockpit Drainage System (CDS)
  • Cockpit Table with Side Mount Bases In Cockpit and Bow
  • Custom Interior - Vinyl Wrapped Side Panels
  • DC Power Plug - 12v (Helm and in Port Dash)
  • Fiberglass Molded Bowrider Area
  • Diamond Pattern Non-Skid
  • Insulated Cooler in Port Dash
  • Interior Color Packages: Sand or Graphite
  • LED Lighting in Cockpit - Blue
  • Molded-In Footrest
  • Premium Sound System Includes: AM/FM Bluetooth, Aux Port, Remote Control and Display (Compatible For Sirius Satellite)
  • Ski and Kneeboard Storage in Floor w/ Rubber Mat
  • Premium Vinyl Cockpit Upholstery with Stain Resistant Top Coat
  • Stainless Steel Bow Rails
  • Stainless Steel Cockpit Grab Handles
  • Stainless Steel Speaker Covers (NA w/Wetsounds Upgrade)
  • Stainless Steel Cup Holders
  • StarLite Seat Bases with Flow Foam
  • Storage Under Rear Bench
  • Ultra-Comfort Pedestal Seats with Flip-up Bolster
  • Water Resistant Speakers with Stainless Steel Covers (4)
  • Wraparound Walk-Through Windshield with Stainless Steel Header
Cockpit (Optional)
  • Beach Weave Snap-In Floor Covering
  • Bowrider Filler Cushion
  • Plasdeck Swim Platform Mat - Silver
  • Plasdeck Swim Platform Mat - Teak
  • Sirius Satellite Stereo
  • Tower Speakers
  • Swim Platform Logo Mat
  • Wetsounds System Stereo Upgrade
Utility (Standard)
  • 100% Perma Panel Marine Coring (Lifetime Warranty)
  • Anchor and Rope Locker with Molded Lid
  • Ballast System Includes: Pump and Soft Bag (536lbs. capacity)
  • Battery On/Off Switch
  • Bilge Blower
  • Battery Tray
  • Bilge Pump - Automatic
  • Brass Threaded Garboard Drain Plug
  • Extended V-Plane Hull
  • Electric Horn
  • Kevlar Re-Inforced Hull Laminate
  • Integrated Swim Platform
  • Malibu Surf Gates(TM)
  • Lifetime Limited Hull Warranty
  • NMMA Certified
  • Navigational Lights
  • Plastic Fuel Tank with Port and Starboard Deck Fill Plates
  • Premium Hydropel Resin
  • Stainless Steel Thru-Hull Fittings (Electro Polished)
  • Stainless Steel Hardware, Including Large Bow and Stern Eyes, Ski Eye, Pull-Up Cleats (6) and Flush Pull Latches
  • PVC Rubrail with Stainless Steel Insert
  • Stainless Steel, Four-Step, Hideaway Boarding
Utility (Optional)
  • Dual Battery Setup with Crossover Switch *N/A in California
  • Anchor - Galvanized
  • 5 Year Premier Level Limited Component Warranty
  • Fire Extinguishing System Automatic/Manual
  • NMMA Grow Boating Fund
  • Swiveling Board Racks
  • Surf Gate Control Wristband
Trailer (Optional)
  • Spare Tire Kit for Aluminum Trailer - Aluminum Wheel
  • Spare Tire Kit for Powder Coated Trailer - Aluminum Wheel
  • Spare Tire Kit for Aluminum Trailer - Galvanized Wheel
  • Trailer - Aluminum Tandem Axle with Galvanized Wheels
  • Trailer - Aluminum Tandem Axle with Aluminum Wheels
  • Trailer - Powder Coated Tandem Axle with Aluminum Wheels



Max HP
350 hp (261 kW)


8 ft. 6 in. (2.59 m)
Dry Weight
4368 lb. (1981 kg)
Max Person Capacity
12/1650 lb. (12/748 kg)
Fuel Capacity
45 gal. (170 L)