Boston Whalers have quite the legacy, known as ‘The Unsinkable Legend’, Boston Whaler boats can literally be cut in half and still float. This vessel is at the top of its class in versatility providing loads of family friendly features and impressive options for customizing your boat to your fishing needs. storage. The redesigned center console has a slightly smaller footprint to improved mobility about the cockpit.
A single 300 XXL L6 Black Mercury Verado FourStoke engine with power steering comes standard on the 270 Dauntless, although other engine options are available. Capable of cruising speeds up to 38.7 knots / 44.6 mph at 6400rpm. The Dauntless gets to plane in 7.2 seconds and is capable of reaching 30 mph from idol in 12.6 seconds.
2018 specifications list the Dauntless’s person capacity at 12. However, nine seems to be the magic number if you are looking to cruise in comfort on either it’s forward port and starboard seats with folding backrest with removable table or it’s helm facing aft bench. Leaning post also includes an aluminum frame, two cup holders, dual seats, fiber glass storage compartment, grab rail, removeable back rest, four rod holders, a 94 qt. Yeti cooler and stern seat with folding backrest. A removable sunshade can be added forward and aft to provide additional beyond the hard top for additional comfort. Additional family friendly features include a roomy ventilated head, that is actually adult sized, with portable toilet and pump-out.
If you are ready to do some serious fishing, the forward seating cushions can be removed and replaced with a filler panel to create a large casting platform. The aft bench seat also converts into to rear casting deck creating a fishing friendly 360-degree space for maximum mobility. You’ll find three insulated bow storage lockers that double as fishboxes with overboard drains and stainless-steel gas shocks. Lockable console front storage holds five rods, two (2) five-gallon buckets (included), gear and optional dive tank racks.
Boston Whaler gives you the option of configuring your Dauntless just the way you’d like; from custom graphics and color options to power and more. One notable options is an available Pro Angler Package that really raises the bar on the Dauntless’s fishing capabilities. Outriggers, a bow mounted trolling motor, PowerPole, and a Porta-Pracket engine jack create a vessel that is ready for both inshore and offshore fishing. Optional swim platform can provide divers and swimmers with a convenient, easy access platform.