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XFC 179 starting at
$18,054 or $163.69/month

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Mercury 40ELPT EFI FourStroke

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* Includes Boat, Mercury EFI 4-Stroke, Karavan Trailer, 12V Trolling Motor
** Based on $1,500 Down, 6.25% APR for 12 Years.

XFC 179

Grab An Unfair Fishing Advantage.

Fish don’t stand a chance when you’re casting from the expanded casting deck of the Crestliner XFC 179. This aluminum crappie boat is built with Crestliner’s industry-leading strength and durability so you can unlock more of the water. Up front, the brand-new fiberglass console is loaded with features you’ll use like two multifunction gauges and flush mount graph space up to 12”. The state-of-the-art bow panel also includes a trim switch, a 12V power outlet and space to mount a 7” graph.

This dedicated crappie fishing boat is a loyal companion that’s been crafted with a huge front deck layout to give you plenty of room to cast and it comes with multiple Deluxe seats, massive amounts of storage space and tackle tray inserts. On top of that, this boat offers three bow pedestal bases, a convenient place to store 7’6” rods in the bow and a 23-gallon livewell in the bow and stern. With seating for up to 4 anglers and a 90 horsepower rating, when you’re ready to give a school of crappies an education in fishing, grab the XFC 179.

Starting At

$18,054

Payments As Low As

$163.69/mo*

$1,500 Down | 6.25% APR for 12 Years.

Key Features

New Bow Panel

New Bow Panel

New bow panel includes space for a 7" flush-mount graph, trim switch and trolling motor plug.

New Fiberglass Console

New Fiberglass Console

The premium design of the new fiberglass console features multifunction black sterling gauges with lit toggle switches and space for 12" flush-mount graphs.

23-Gallon Stern Livewell

23-Gallon Stern Livewell

A large casting platform with 23-gallon aerated livewell complete with timer is right where you need it, when you need it.

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.

Bow Rod & Gear Storage

Bow Rod & Gear Storage

Stow, store and access more from the bow with a locking storage compartment, 23-gallon center livewell and center storage compartment.

Seating With Storage Below

Seating With Storage Below

Helm and passenger folding bucket seats include a center storage/step box and two drink holders. Below each seat is storage to stow gear and keep items secure.

Three Bow Pedestals

Three Bow Pedestals

Customize the setup of your fishing experience with three bow pedestal bases.

Popular Options

New! Hot Foot Throttle

New! Hot Foot Throttle

Hot Foot™ pedal provides a boost in power so you can beat the competition to the spot.

Mag Wheel Trailer

Mag Wheel Trailer

Features include aluminum wheels, steel fenders and ratchet tie downs. Available on XF and XFC.

Pro Package

Pro Package

Up your game with the optional Pro Package. Includes upgraded black sport steering wheel, windscreen, automatic bilge pump, recirculating livewell pump (stern), insulated livewell and storage compartment lids (stern), chrome compression latches, LED interior lights for bow and stern decks, stern livewell and rod locker, ratchet straps and upgraded premium mag wheel trailer.

Pro Seat

Pro Seat

Perfect for long treks, the Pro Seat provides additional comfort and support.

Center Seat

Center Seat

Optional center seat between the helm and passenger seats folds down to become a step to the stern.

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 Capacity
Min HP Capacity
Max HP Capacity
Fuel Capacity
Aluminum Gauge Bottom
Aluminum Gauge Sides
Aluminum Gauge Transom
XFC 179
17' 8"
20' 9"
7' 7"
6' 6"
90"
60"
21"
20"
10°
1,240#
1,178#
4
40
90
21 gal.
.100"
.100"
.100"

Standard Paint

Black Metallic exterior & Gray interior

Black Metallic exterior & Gray interior

Bright White exterior & Gray interior

Bright White exterior & Gray interior

Silver Metallic exterior & Gray interior

Silver Metallic exterior & Gray interior

Optional Paint

Black Metallic exterior & Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

Black Metallic exterior & Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

Bright White exterior & Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

Bright White exterior & Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

Fire Red Metallic exterior & Gray interior

Fire Red Metallic exterior & Gray interior

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Silver Metallic exterior & Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

Silver Metallic exterior & Matte Gray Crest-Liner interior

True Blue Metallic exterior & Gray interior

True Blue Metallic exterior & Gray interior

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

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

Unpainted base w/Black Metallic accent & Gray interior

Unpainted base w/Black Metallic accent & Gray interior

Unpainted base w/Fire Red Metallic accent & Gray interior

Unpainted base w/Fire Red Metallic accent & Gray interior

Unpainted base w/True Blue Metallic accent & Gray interior

Unpainted base w/True Blue Metallic accent & Gray interior

Console/Instrumentation

Console, starboard, fiberglass w/lit toggle switches, multifunction black sterling gauges and space for up to 12"electronics
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, Deluxe folding w/flip up bases (2)
Pedestal floor bases (3 bow, 1 stern)

Storage/Convenience

Platform (bow)
Bow panel, includes trim switch, space for up to 7" electronics, 12V outlet and 12V bow graph power ready
Storage compartment, lockable (port & starboard, bow)
Storage compartment, lockable (center, bow)
Storage compartment, step box w/drink holders (between Deluxe flip up seats)
Storage, under seats
Platform w/storage compartment (stern)
Storage compartment, insulated (port & starboard, stern)
Drink holders (4)

Rod Storage

Rod/Gear storage, lockable (port, bow) (8' capacity)
Topside rod strap (starboard, bow)
Rod ramp w/topside rod straps (port)

Livewells/Baitwells

Livewell, 23 gal. aerated w/timer (bow) (36Lx13Wx11D)
Livewell, 23 gal. aerated w/timer (stern) (36Lx13Wx11D)

Interior Features

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

Exterior Features

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

Accessories

MotorGuide X3 45/45" 12V
Trolling motor hardwired 8 gauge harness (12V) (bow)

Trailer

Basic 2200LB Bunk Painted Black Trailer

Packages

Fishing Package

  • Humminbird PiranhaMAX 4 (dealer installed)
  • Battery charger, 2 bank

Pro Package

  • Windscreen
  • Upgraded black sport steering wheel with comfort grip
  • Automatic bilge pump
  • Recirculating livewell pump (stern)
  • Chrome compression latches
  • Ratchet Straps
  • LED interior light package (bow and stern deck, stern livewell, rod locker(s))

Console/Instrumentation

Hydraulic steering
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)
MOB+ Wireless Man OverBoard System (Includes xHUB w/antenna & wire harness (1), xFOB (1) & xBAND (1))
Tilt steering

Seating

Center seat exchange (replaces step box & 2 drink holders)
Seat exchange (2 Deluxe for 2 Pro Fishing, pedestal seats only)
Seat exchange (Deluxe for butt seat)
Seat, exchange (4 Deluxe for 4 Pro Fishing)
Seat, Deluxe w/pedestal (each additional)
Seat, Pro Fishing w/pedestal (each additional)

Accessories

Transom riser, 5" (dealer installed)
Battery charger, 2 bank
Battery charger, 3 bank
Fire extinguisher
Recessed trolling motor footwell, installed
Reciever, Jensen Bluetooth w/ 2 MB Quart NK1 speakers
Shallow water anchor
Spray deflector
Storage tub (for port/stbd bow compartment)
SureMount adjustable extender (requires top or side accessory mount)
SureMount 2" G-Hold net & more holder (requires top or side accessory mount)
SureMount accessory & drink holder (requires top or side accessory mount)
SureMount accessory bracket, each
SureMount brush & tree gripper (no mount required)
SureMount cutting station (requires 2 top or 2 side accessory mounts)
SureMount drink holder (requires top or side accessory mount)
SureMount fish grip w/lock (no mount required)
SureMount mobile device holder (requires top or side accessory mount)
SureMount rod holder (requires top or side accessory mount)
SureMount rod tube (requires top or side accessory mount)
SureMount side accessory mount
SureMount three-axis platform (requires top or side accessory mount)
SureMount top accessory mount
Transom saver

Canvas

Cover, custom travel, ratchet

Trailers

Basic 2200LB Bunk Painted Black Trailer
Basic 2200LB Bunk Galvanized Trailer (VT17/C)
Spare tire, Mgal w/Black Mnt(175/80R13C)2X3
Spare tire, w/Galv Mnt(ST175/80R13C) 2X3
Spare tire, w/Black Mnt(ST175/80R13C)2X3
Tie down, ratcheting mounted pair

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