Sea Ray Introduces Five New Models

By Hollie Misztak January 12, 2016


Sea Ray Boats introduces five new models for the new year. Four of which belong to the SLX line, that combines performance, innovation, convenience, and ease to produce a luxury boating experience unlike any other.

The new models introduced are the

Sea Ray 230 SLX

The Sea Ray 230 SLX


“Outstanding performance, premium fit and finish, incredible comfort and cutting edge technology come together in every SLX model and the 230 is certainly no exception. Convertible cockpit seating, a sprawling aft sun-pad lounge with convertible backrests, a full-beam extended swim platform and high-end upholsterers are among the many standouts in this luxury sport boat.”

This boat features a Dynamic Display option, which is an electronics touchscreen that provides connectivity and control of multiple systems in the boat. including navigation, stereo, engine, as well as many vessel functions via digital switching technology, all wrapped up in a custom Sea Ray graphic user interface.

Sea Ray 250 SLX

The Sea Ray 250 SLX


“The 250 SLX’s powerful performance comes courtesy of several best in class features. MerCruiser’s new 6.2 L V-8 300hp Bravo III engine comes standard, delivering the speed water sports fans and adventure-seekers crave. Sea Ray’s proprietary QuietRide technology, featuring Tunes Transom, keeps noise and vibration at a bay, even at hair-whipping speeds. Beautifully modern styling rounds out a boat that is not only thrilling to drive, but also thrilling to look at.”

This model features the Dynamic Running Surface option. This option automatically optimizes running attitude and trim for incredible stability and performance no matter the sea conditions.

Sea Ray 280 SLX

The Sea Ray 280 SLX

280 SLX

“Superior performance is a hallmark of the 280 SLX. Sea Ray’s precision manufacture hull provides the superior ride for which the SLX line is famous. The 280 SLX marks a seventeen percent increase in cockpit space over its predecessor, the 270 SLX. New accent lighting options, stylish contrast switching, and an available Power Tower, with articulating bimini system, all contribute to this boat’s remarkability.”

This model also features the Dynamic Running Surface, and Sea Ray’s Dynamic Display interface as an option.

Sea Ray 310 SLX

The Sea Ray 310 SLX

310 SLX

“The Power Tower with an articulating bimini system and dual touch screen Dynamic Display are both standard features on the 310 SLX, with an available fiberglass hardtop option. A wet bar with a stainless steel sink and faucet comes standard, and an optional electric grill takes entertaining capabilities up a notch further. Standard Twin MerCruiser 4.5 L V-6 250hp Bravo III stern-drives with Mercury SmartCraft Digital Throttle & Shift deliver remarkable speed and agility.”

Sea Ray 290 Sundeck

The Sea Ray 290 Sundeck

290 Sundeck outboard

“This sleek and spacious deck boat offers numerous options and delivers an upscale sport boating experience. Loads of usable space and clever seating solutions, including optional twin aft facing loungers¬†are among the highlights of this beautifully crafted model. The standard wet bar, enclosed head compartment with sink and vanity, and optional refrigerator and grill make the 290 Sundeck Outboard a natural for entertaining and well suited for long days on the water.”

Twin Mercury Verado 225hp engines are standard, with an option for twin 250hp engines and optional joystick for piloting.


These models made their debut at the New York Boat Show that took place January 6-10, 2016.

“We’re thrilled to introduce four groundbreaking SLX models and give boaters a taste of The SLX Experience, the result of carefully orchestrated excellence. These are truly impressive boats, with a host of cutting-edge features that work in harmony to go above and beyond expectations. And the addition of our new 290 Sundeck Outboard – a seamless marriage of Sea Ray craftsmanship, signature style, and premium Mercury Marine outboard power – is further evidence of our commitment to next-level boating.” said Sea Ray president, Tim Schiek.

The SLX  series is designed to promote excellence and craftsmanship, making conscious decisions to maximize the use of time and resources to expand the boating experience potential.


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