Performance Bulletin


Engine: Yamaha VF250LA
Boat: Key West® 230 Bay Reef
Configuration: Single
Test Date: 4-Dec-2012
Key West® 230 Bay Reef

Performance Bulletin

16 - Key West® 230 Bay Reef

Key West® 230 Bay Reef

Length 23' 1"
Beam 8' 6"
Dry Weight (Boat Mfr. Pub) 2,200 lbs
Maximum HP 250 hp
Fuel Capacity 80 gal
Weight as Tested 3,436 lbs

VF250LA

Horsepower 250 hp
Induction EFI
Displacement 4.2 L
Weight (Estimated) 505 lbs
Gear Ratio 1.75

Engine Mounting Height

Mounting Hole Position #1 on 6" Hydraulic Jack Plate
Ventilation Plate Height 6 1/2" Above Boat Bottom

Propeller(s)

Series Pro™ Series
Diameter x Pitch 14 1/2 x 21
Yamaha Part # 6J9-45976-10-00
Propeller Material Polished Stainless Steel

Test Conditions

Number of People 2
Air / Water Temperature (Fahrenheit) 75° F / 67° F
Elevation (in feet above sea level) 0'
Wind Velocity 0-5 MPH

Comments

Test weight includes 1/3 tank of fuel, 1 battery, optional T-top, 6" hydraulic jack plate, leaning post, safety and test gear.

YPB#: PB_KWB_230BayReef_VF250LA_2012-12-04_BAY

16 - Key West® 230 Bay Reef

Performance Bulletin


Engine: Yamaha VF250LA
Boat: Key West® 230 Bay Reef
Configuration: Single
Test Date: 4-Dec-2012
VF250LA

Performance Data

RPM
MPH
GPH
MPG
1000 5.3 1.4 3.79
1500 7.5 2.3 3.26
2000 8.4 3.6 2.33
2500 10.9 5 2.18
3000 23.2 5.9 3.93
3500 30.7 8.5 3.61
4000 36.1 10.8 3.34
4500 41.7 14.2 2.94
5000 47.7 16.4 2.91
5500 53.7 21.3 2.52
6100 61 23.6 2.59

Time to Plane : 2.92
0-30 MPH: 4.76

Notice To Consumer The information and data contained in this Performance Bulletin is approximate and subject to many different factors and variables. It is provided as a guideline only and should not be relied upon as representative of actual performance. Your boat’s performance may be different than the information contained in this Performance Bulletin due to various factors, including your boat’s actual weight, wind and water conditions, temperature, humidity, elevation, bottom paint, boat options affecting wind/water drag and/or boat weight, and operator ability. Please confirm the specifications and performance data on your specific boat/engine combination with your dealer prior to purchase. Please also keep in mind that the data contained in this Performance Bulletin may or may not have been performed using Yamaha PowerMatched components. Yamaha reserves the right to change the specifications and performance data of this Performance Bulletin or engine without notice. This document contains many of Yamaha’s valuable trademarks. It may also contain trademarks belonging to other companies. Any references to other companies or their products are for identification purposes only, and are not intended to be an endorsement.