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VT 18 with 60 ELPT EFI*

starting at $18,911

VT 18 with 90 ELPT EFI*

starting at $20,700

* Includes: Boat, Mercury 4-Stroke Engine and Karavan Trailer

VT 18

Eighteen feet of premium bass boat

In order to go where the fish are, you need go where the other boats aren’t. Let this true shallow running fishing machine get you there. The VT 18’s all-welded aluminum hull is lightweight and durable, allowing you to navigate the shallowest of waters, and the advanced broad beam design allows plenty of room for a large bow casting platform and tons of storage throughout these capable shallow water bass boats. You’ll find convenient storage compartments at the bow and stern, as well as center locking rod storage and port and starboard gear/rod lockers, and a 22-gallon aerated livewell. From bow to stern, this competition bass boat has all the right features to get you in position to reel in some trophies.


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Key Features

Bow Storage

Bow Storage

Bring everything and have room to spare with large port and starboard storage compartments, complete with center locking rod storage that holds up to eight 7’6” rods.

Under Seat Storage

Under Seat Storage

Three across seating features a fold-down middle seat as a step to the stern deck. Under the seats is a 60/40 split storage to stow gear and keep items secure.

Feature-Filled Console

Feature-Filled Console

The console on the VT features carbon fiber style instrument panel with multifunction black sterling gauges, switch panel, 12V power outlet, throw tray and color fish finder (fits 9" electronics). (Shown with windscreen and upgraded steering wheel in the DX Trim Level).

Ergonomic Recessed Foot Pedal

Ergonomic Recessed Foot Pedal

An ergonomic recessed foot control provides innovative, hands-free trolling from the bow-mounted motor.

22-Gallon Stern Livewell

22-Gallon Stern Livewell

22-gallon aerated stern livewell complete with timer is right where you need it, when you need it.

Step Up Dry Storage

Step Up Dry Storage

Step to the bow includes dry storage compartment with latch for securing important gear.

SureMount Gunnel Accessory System

SureMount Gunnel Accessory System

SureMount aluminum accessory brackets let you slide your favorite accessories along the gunnel for perfect placement without drilling.

Popular Options

Windscreen

Windscreen

Optional starboard and port console windscreens keeps the elements at bay while you attack the water. (Available with the DX Trim Level only)

Center Seat

Center Seat

Accommodate one more with the optional center seat, complete with a folding top that acts as a step to the stern.

Crest-Liner Interior Coating

Crest-Liner Interior Coating

Non-slip, durable and easy to clean, with Crest-Liner interior coating in matte-gray you can focus on the catch. Camouflage paint optional.

Mag Wheel Trailer

Mag Wheel Trailer

Upgrade to the aluminum mag wheel trailer to get the best looking trailer at the launch.

DX Trim Level

DX Trim Level

Optional DX Trim Level Package including DX hullside designator, windscreen, black sport steering wheel, SureMount accessory mounting bracket (1), latch for bow step storage, automatic bilge pump, recirculating livewell pump, insulated livewell and storage compartment lids, upgraded trolling motor with trolling motor outlet harness, and a premium trailer with mag wheels, steel fenders and ratchet tie downs. (VT, VTC)

 

Floor Plan

Storage
Rod Storage
Livewell

General

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Model
Overall Length
Boat/Motor/Trailer Length
Boat/Motor/Trailer Width
Boat/Motor/Trailer Height
Beam
Chine Width
Side Depth
Transom Height
Deadrise
Weight (Boat only, dry)
Max Weight Capacity
Max Person Weight
Min HP Capacity
Max HP Capacity
Fuel Capacity
Aluminum Gauge Bottom
Aluminum Gauge Sides
Aluminum Gauge Transom
VT 18
18' 5"
21' 6"
8'
5' 10"
92.25"
64"
24"
20"
10°
1,126#
1,223#
4
60
115
21 gal.
.100"
.100"
.100"

Standard Paint

Black Metallic exterior & Gray interior

Black Metallic exterior & Gray interior

Silver Metallic exterior & Gray interior

Silver Metallic exterior & Gray interior

Bright White exterior & Gray interior

Bright White exterior & Gray interior

Optional Paint

Silver Metallic base w/True Blue accent & Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

Silver Metallic base w/True Blue accent & Gray interior

Silver Metallic base w/Fire Red accent & Gray interior

Silver Metallic base w/Black accent & Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

Silver Metallic base w/Fire Red accent & Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

Silver Metallic base w/Black Metallic accent & Gray interior

True Blue Metallic exterior & Gray interior

True Blue Metallic exterior & Gray interior

Fire Red Metallic exterior & Gray interior

Fire Red Metallic exterior & Gray interior

Black Metallic exterior & Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

Black Metallic exterior & Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

Silver Metallic exterior & Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

Silver Metallic exterior & Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

Bright White exterior & Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

Bright White exterior & Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

True Blue Metallic exterior w/Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

True Blue Metallic exterior w/Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

Fire Red Metallic exterior w/Matte Gray Crest-liner interior

Fire Red Metallic exterior w/Matte Gray Crest-liner interior

Mossy Oak Break-Up camouflage exterior and interior w/Crest-liner interior coating, camouflage upholstery, black console

Mossy Oak Break-Up camouflage exterior and interior w/Crest-liner interior coating, camouflage upholstery, black console

Mossy Oak Shadowgrass camouflage exterior and interior w/Crest-Liner interior coating, camouflage upholstery, black console

Mossy Oak Shadowgrass camouflage exterior and interior w/Crest-Liner interior coating, camouflage upholstery, black console

Unpainted base w/Black Metallic accent & Gray interior

Unpainted base w/Black Metallic accent & Gray interior

Unpainted base w/True Blue Metallic accent & Gray interior

Unpainted base w/True Blue Metallic accent & Gray interior

Unpainted base w/Fire Red Metallic accent & Gray interior

Unpainted base w/Fire Red Metallic accent & Gray interior

Limited Edition colors available.  See your local dealer for details.

Limited Edition colors available. See your local dealer for details.

Console/Instrumentation

Console, starboard w/switch panel, carbon fiber style instrument panel w/multifunction black sterling gauges, throw trays, 12V power outlet & Humminbird PiranhaMAX 4 fish finder (max flush mount space 10”W x 7”H)
Speedometer/fuel and tachometer/trim multifunction gauges, black sterling
Steering wheel, black composite
No-feedback steering
Horn

Flooring

Carpet, 16 oz. marine-grade, w/aluminum flooring

Seating

Seat, Deluxe w/pedestal (2)
Seat, modified bucket, w/flip-up bases (2)
Pedestal floor bases (2)

Storage/Convenience

Platform (bow)
Recessed trolling motor foot control (bow)
Bow step w/dry storage
Storage compartment, step box (between modified bucket seats)
60/40 split access under seat storage
Platform w/storage compartment (stern)
Storage compartment, insulated w/tackle tray inserts (port & starboard, stern)
Drink holders (4)

Rod Storage

Rod storage, lockable (center, bow) (holds 9 @ 7'6" capacity)
Rod ramp w/topside rod straps (port)
Rod/Gear storage, lockable (port & starboard, bow) (each holds 8 @ 8' capacity)
Topside rod strap (starboard)

Livewells/Baitwells

Livewell, 22 gal. aerated w/timer (stern) (32Lx14Wx11.5D)

Interior Features

Wood-free construction
Light, courtesy (touch-button)
Light, navigation
Mat, non-skid (bow)
Bilge pump (manual)
Lanyard, ignition stop switch
Level flotation

Exterior Features

Paint process, urethane
Chine extrusion, welded
Hull, aluminum, all-welded
Keel, extruded full length, welded (center)
Gunnel, extruded w/SureMount & J-Hook systems
Ribs, extruded, extra strength
Cleats, black composite (4)
Rub rail
Strakes, formed 1-1/4" (6)
Eyes, stainless steel (bow & stern)

Accessories

Battery charger, 2 bank
Humminbird PiranhaMAX 4 color fish finder
Choice of MotorGuide X3 45/45" 12V or MinnKota Edge 45/45" 12V
Trolling motor hardwired 8 gauge harness (bow)
Trim switch (bow)

Trailer

Basic 2200LB Bunk Painted Black Trailer

Packages

DX Trim Level

  • DX hullside designator
  • Windscreen
  • Upgraded black sport steering wheel with comfort grip
  • SureMount accessory bracket (1)
  • Latch for bow step storage
  • Automatic bilge pump
  • Recirculating livewell pump (stern)
  • Insulated livewell and storage compartment lids (stern)
  • Ratchet Straps
  • Chrome compression latches (n/a with camo paint)
  • Trolling motor outlet, w/6-gauge wiring harness exchange (24V capable) (bow)
  • Exchange Standard MotorGuide X3 45/45" 12V For MotorGuide X3 70/45" 24V or MinnKota Edge 70/45" 24V
  • Exchange standard basic painted black bunk trailer with the Premium painted black or galvanized trailer
  • Premium trailer includes: Mag wheels & steel fenders
  • Note: Ordering the DX Trim Level in Compass removes the standard trolling motor and trailer and adds the 24V trolling motor and Premium trailer of choice from above
  • Note: Upgrade to the black mag wheel disc brake trailer for an additional charge

Console/Instrumentation

Hydraulic steering
MOB+ Wireless Man OverBoard System (Includes xHUB w/antenna & wire harness (1), xFOB (1) & xBAND (1))
MOB+ Man OverBoard Deluxe Accessory Kit (includes xFOB (2), xBAND (1) & xTAG (1), requires MOB+ Wireless System option)
MOB+ Man OverBoard Standard Accessory Kit (includes xFOB (1) & xBAND (1), requires MOB+ Wireless System option)
Console, port w/glove box (factory or dealer installed)

Seating

Seat exchange (Deluxe for butt seat)
Center seat exchange (replaces step box & 2 drink holders)

Accessories

SureMount rod holder (requires top accessory mount)
SureMount drink holder (requires top or side accessory mount )
SureMount side accessory mount
SureMount three-axis platform (requires top or side accessory mount)
SureMount top accessory mount
SureMount rod tube (requires top accessory mount)
Shallow water anchor
SureMount adjustable extender (requires top or side accessory mount)
SureMount cutting station (requires 2 top or 2 side accessory mounts)
SureMount accessory & drink holder (requires top or side accessory mount)
SureMount mobile device holder (requires top or side accessory mount)
Battery charger, 3 bank exchange
Fire extinguisher
Rod rack insert w/tubes and storage (center) (holds 9 rods @ 7'6" capacity)
Spray deflector
Stereo, Boss w/Bluetooth, USB charging & 2 speakers
SureMount accessory bracket, each
Transom riser, 5" (dealer installed)
Transom saver
Trolling motor outlet, w/6-gauge wiring harness exchange (24V capable) (bow)
Trolling motor plug

Canvas

Cover, custom travel, ratchet (18')
Cover, custom travel, ratchet, dual console (Requires port console option)

Depth/Fishfinder

Exchange Standard Humminbird PiranhaMax 4 for Humminbird Helix 5" Chirp DI w/ transducer
Exchange Standard Humminbird PiranhaMax 4 for Humminbird Helix 7" Chirp DI w/ transducer
Exchange Standard Humminbird PiranhaMax 4 for Lowrance Elite 7 TI w/DI/SS Transducer
Exchange Standard Humminbird PiranhaMax 4 for Lowrance Elite 9 TI w/DI/SS Transducer
Standard Humminbird PiranhaMax 4 delete

Trolling Motors

Exchange Standard TM For MinnKota Edge 45/45" 12V
Exchange Standard TM for MinnKota Edge 70/45" 24V w/6 gauge wiring harness
Exchange standard TM for MinnKota Fortrex 45" 24V w/6 gauge wiring harness
Exchange Standard TM for Minnkota Maxum 42" 24V w/ 6 gauge wiring harness
Exchange standard TM for MinnKota Ultrex 45" 24V w/6 gauge wiring harness
Exchange standard TM for MinnKota Ultrex 52" 24V w/6 gauge wiring harness
Exchange Standard TM For MotorGuide X3 70/45" 24V w/ 6 gauge wiring harness
Exchange Standard TM for MotorGuide X5 70/45" 24V w/6 gauge wiring harness
Standard trolling motor delete

Trailers

Basic 2200LB Bunk Painted Black Trailer (VT18/19/C)
Basic 2200LB Bunk Galvanized Trailer (VT18/19/C)
Premium 2200LB Bunk Painted Black Trailer w/Mag Wheels (VT18/19/C)
Premium 2200LB Bunk Galvanized Trailer w/Mag Wheels (VT18/19/C)
Premium 2200LB Bunk Painted Black Trailer w/Disk Brakes & Mag Wheels
Spare tire, Mgal w/ShoreArm'r Mnt(175/80R13C)2X3
Spare tire, Mgal w/Galv Mnt(175/80R13C)2X3
Spare tire, w/ShoreArm'r Mnt(ST175/80R13C)2X3
Spare tire, w/Galv Mnt(ST175/80R13C) 2X3
Tie down, ratcheting mounted pair

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