Everything You Need to Know About 22ft Wake Boats
Choosing the Right 22ft Wake Boat for Your Needs
Owning a 22ft wake boat offers numerous benefits, with its versatility, it provides excellent handling and maneuverability in different water conditions. Furthermore, a 22ft wake boat typically offers ample seating capacity and storage, making it an ideal choice for the perfect day on the water with friends and family.
22ft Wake Boat Features and Specifications
Our Supra SA 22ft wake boat model boasts a range of key features and specifications, designed to optimize its performance and usability. Learn more below.
Engine and Performance
The Supra SA’s three Indmar Raptor engine options all offer enough horsepower and output for powerful torque and excellent performance. Choose from the following:
- Indmar Raptor 400
- Indmar Raptor 450
- ROUSHcharged Indmar Raptor 575
To create an industry standard by building from proven design and technology, Indmar utilizes the Ford® Raptor Engine—a 6.2L 16-Valve V8. Indmar deconstructed and reformatted this powerful engine for masterful performance on the water, while still giving you the power you’d feel behind an F-150 SVT Raptor on land. Combined with Indmar’s purposeful innovations in fuel efficiency and technology, it’s an unrivaled choice.. Additional features like the Swell Surf System, SmartPlate, and AutoWake enhance the boat’s wakeboarding capabilities and provide an unforgettable experience for riders.
Comfort and Convenience
The 22ft Supra SA offers a generous 16-person seating capacity and layout, easily accommodating a large group of friends and family. Adding to the best boat day experience are the versatile seating arrangements, including the flip up sun deck seats. As well the Gator Step non-skid floor, ChillTech Vinyl, mixed with an array of technology that ensure comfort and enjoyment for everyone on board.
Safety is not a responsibility to take lightly. That’s why we’ve compiled some helpful boat safety resources for you to be mindful of as you enjoy the water, familiarize yourself with your environment, know your limits and be the most informed owner you can be. Please visit this link for more information on safe boating practices: https://www.supraboats.com/safety/. Also don’t forget to have a life jacket available for all adults and children aboard the vessel before you hit the water.
We offer an almost unlimited amount of customization options for the SA, including various gel coat colors including premium metal flake options and array of ChillTech vinyl upholstery. Customize it all, down to the stitching colors and emblems. Customers can fully tailor the boat to their specific needs and preferences, although some customization options may incur additional costs. Review all the options available to you by building your perfect wake boat now.
Storage Solutions for a 22ft Wake Boat
Proper storage is important and will lengthen the lifespan and beauty of your boat. Consider these storage solutions:
- Use a boat lift when docked to keep your boat above the water, keeping any organic build up from developing on your hull.
- Invest in a high-quality boat cover to protect your 22ft Supra from the elements, particularly if outdoor storage is the only option.
- Explore local marinas or boat storage facilities that offer indoor or covered storage options specifically designed for boats.
- If storing in a garage, measure properly. The Supra SA with a Boatmate trailer has lots of tricks to help get your boat into tight spots. If you need help getting into a shallower garage area explore simply removing the swim deck and folding the trailer tongue in, optimizing the size of your boat while on a trailer.
Towing Your 22ft Wake Boat Safely
Knowing the dry weight of your 22ft wake boat is crucial for safe and efficient transportation. Check your owners manual for exact specifications on your boat, also ensure your towing vehicle has the necessary towing capacity and is equipped with the correct hitch type. And always regularly inspect and maintain your trailer, including checking the tires, brakes, and lights, to ensure safety on the road.
Frequently Asked Questions About 22ft Boats
What types of activities are 22ft boats best suited for?
A 22ft boat is versatile and well-suited for various recreational activities, including wakeboarding, wakesurfing, water skiing, tubing, and cruising. Its size and features make it ideal for family outings, watersports, and entertaining guests on the water.
How much does a 22ft boat typically cost?
The cost of a 22ft boat can vary greatly depending on the make, model, features, and engine type. The Supra SA’s price starts at $197,000
How many passengers can a 22ft boat accommodate?
The seating capacity of a 22ft boat varies depending on the specific layout and certain specifications such as exact width and length. The Supra SA can seat 16 people.
Do I need a special license to operate a 22ft boat?
Licensing requirements for operating a boat vary depending on the location and local regulations. In many places, a boating safety course or certificate is required to operate a boat, while some regions may require a specific boating license. It’s essential to research the requirements in your area and ensure you have the necessary certifications before operating your boat.
What type of trailer do I need for a 22ft boat?
You’ll need a trailer specifically designed to accommodate a boat of this size and weight. All Supra boats come standard with a Boatmate Trailer, specifically design for a perfect fit for each model we offer.
What is the fuel consumption of a 22ft boat?
Fuel consumption for a 22ft boat can vary depending on factors like engine size, added weight such as ballast or passengers and what is being used for. To improve fuel efficiency, consider maintaining a steady speed, avoiding excess weight, and keeping your boat well-maintained.
How do I properly store and maintain a 22ft boat?
Proper storage and maintenance are essential to preserving your boat’s performance and longevity. If possible store your boat in a dry, covered area or use a high-quality boat cover to protect it from the elements. Perform routine maintenance, such as checking and changing fluids, inspecting belts, and tightening any loose hardware. For winter storage, contact your local dealer for more information.