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The V318 fills the niche for those seeking a mid-sized cruiser. The deck style lines, curved windshield, triple port light windows, and standard radar arch complete the V318s distinctive profile. The hinging fiberglass arch makes set-up, storage, transportation and maintenance super simple. A color-matched camper canvas system is included as standard equipment. Premium gel coat finish is available in four colors, including all-white. A two-tiered welded stainless steel bow rail is combined with an intermediate lifeline system to provide security in the foredeck area. At the integrated swim platform, Four Winns includes blue courtesy lighting, and its signature angled, deep-reach ladder with wide step pads for the swimmers comfort. And theres a hot/cold shower for a quick rinse or to remove sand and debris. The spacious swim platform can be transformed to a virtual recreation center with all the options available. Using a center rail mounting system, a table, grill, fishing rod holders and a tube rack can be quickly attached. Showcase patriotic spirit with the new flag pole and holder option. For an added luxurious touch, Flexiteek flooring can be selected for an easy-to-clean and slip-resistant swim platform surface. And in the evenings, the V318s optional underwater lighting creates a beautiful atmosphere with large light fixtures mounted below the swim platform, filling the surrounding water with a luminous glow.
In the cockpit, the V318 seating includes a dual helm with flip-up bolsters, port lounge and U-shape stern seating with fill-in cushion. All are positioned so that space is smartly maximized, centering around a refreshment center with multi-level solid surface countertops, sink, beverage holders, trash receptacle, and choice of refrigerator or ice maker. A removable table provides ample serving space, and is available with a solid wood top for beauty and functionality. A cable TV outlet is included and especially useful when boaters select the optional cockpit TV. Of course, seats feature Aquaflex vinyl, tops in marine-grade upholstery, and the cockpit boasts marine carpet over a fiberglass liner. Flexiteek flooring is optional in the cockpit for an easy-to-clean and slip-resistant surface. The helm?s center panel is reserved for optional navigation packages, such as the Raymarine VHF C80 package, including a depth sounder, chart plotter, radar, and SIRIUS Satellite Marine Weather radio. An additional navigation upgrade is available with an E80 display. The updated dash includes a lighter gel coat color, plus a new charcoal finish as the backdrop for controls. Polished stainless steel bezels highlight a comprehensive series of Faria gauges, tachometer with hour meter, and a compass to guide the way. The lenses in these gauges are specially coated to resist fogging and condensation. And for utmost safety precautions, a gas vapor detector gauge is standard. When the dash is not in use, Four Winns provides a canvas helm cover. Trim tabs are included, plus windshield wipers at port and starboard are standard. The captain and crew will appreciate the patented Stable-Vee hull, standard windlass, electronic shift and remote spotlight. And, the tilt steering wheel radiates high-performance look and feel. Stainless steel beverage holders complete the high-tech look. Dual Sony stereos and iPod/MP3 ports and 12 VDC receptacles make entertaining easy in the cockpit and in the cabin; perfect for accommodating different tastes in different places. Plus, a standard stereo upgrade with the V318 adds a Kickers® amplifier and 10? subwoofer.
Entry to the cabin is via a sliding acrylic door that includes a built-in screen. The floor plan of the V318 features a full couch in the center cabin with a great view of the standard flatscreen TV and DVD player; the couch converts to a berth for sleeping, or with the removable table in place, to a dining area. As an option, teak and holly flooring can be added for beauty and easy clean-up. The raised V-berth sleeps two on the new, super-comfortable innerspring mattress and features a privacy curtain plus storage beneath the berth and in the adjacent cedar-lined hanging locker. For those who wish to take a step further in separating the space, a private stateroom with a flatscreen TV is an option. In the mid-cabin, a U-wrap couch offers additional seating and features a removable table, and can also be converted to a sleeping space. The mid-cabin has a privacy curtain and storage beneath the seats and in the sidewalls. In the galley a coffee maker with stainless steel carafe tucks neatly in its own storage area. A solid surface countertop is integrated with the sink, sink cover and cutting board. Microwave, refrigerator, two-burner electric stove, a trash receptacle and power outlets for small appliances are all served up neatly in the galley. Flooring in the galley area is beautiful teak and holly for easy clean-up. Cabinetry throughout the boat is finished in a rich, cherry woodgrain laminate with a high gloss protective coating. Among the noteworthy interior standard features is a 12,000 BTU air conditioning/ heating unit, and factory-installed carbon monoxide monitors for peace of mind while sleeping.
The V318 is available with a choice of gasoline or diesel power. Volvo Penta gasoline power ranges from Twin 5.0 GXi/DP 270 HP to Twin 5.7 OSi/XDP 300 HP. Volvo Penta diesel ranges from Twin D3-190 DPS 190 HP to Twin D3-190 XDP 190 HP. Electronic shift is standard with Volvo Penta. MerCruiser gasoline power is available from Twin 5.0 MPI/Bravo III 260 HP to the Twin 350 MPI/Bravo III 300 HP. Digital throttle and shift is standard with MerCruiser power.
Max hp displayed as standard. Twin Mercruiser and Volvo engines available.