2008 Cobalt 242 BOWRIDER

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New/Used
Used
Usage
395 Hours
Availability
In Stock
Location
South Austin Marine - Main Location
Primary Color
BLUE/YELLOW
VIN
FGE26126L708
Stock #
U-14002
Title
Clean
Condition
Excellent
Year
2008
Manufacturer
Cobalt
Model
242 BOWRIDER
Length Overall
23' 11"
Beam
8' 6"
Max Draft
1' 9"
Engine Type
Inboard/Outboard
Engine Make
VOLVO
Engine Model
5.7 GXi
Engine Year
2008
# of Engines
1
Horsepower
320
Hull Type
Fiberglass

Overview

Dealer Insights

JUST REDUCED! to $49,995.00 Located at our Lake side location call 512-266-2225 for info on the boat! The Cobalt 242 is a study in free-form genetics, following in the wake of its sister ship, the much-loved Cobalt 232 with all its family characteristics of ride, of performance, of obvious good looks ...with all its go-for-it, far-roaming range, its room to ride, its insistence on knowing what might wait around the next bend in a big river. Add in reassuring elements of convenience and practicality -- an enclosed head compartment shore-based in its functional comfort, big 70's disco entertainment systems with next-century clarity and volume, navigational tools ready to guide on towards Tahiti -- and you have here a boat ready right now to take you far, far way from anything resembling an office. The 242 demonstrates at first glance all the expected Cobalt DNA, from the wide bow walk-thru doors to the high-back captain's chairs, from the distinctive use of stainless steel in the fixture to the extended, laddered swim platform, now with an optional lighting system. The new 242 refuses to sit still. Elegant, deep-down dependable, ready for the fun of the minute, designed and built to be ready for life's best moments a dozen years down the bay. - This boat is located at our Lakeside location

Description

The Cobalt 242 is a study in free-form genetics, following in the wake of its sister ship, the much-loved Cobalt 232 with all its family characteristics of ride, of performance, of obvious good looks ...with all its go-for-it, far-roaming range, its room to ride, its insistence on knowing what might wait around the next bend in a big river. Add in reassuring elements of convenience and practicality -- an enclosed head compartment shore-based in its functional comfort, big 70's disco entertainment systems with next-century clarity and volume, navigational tools ready to guide on towards Tahiti -- and you have here a boat ready right now to take you far, far way from anything resembling an office. The 242 demonstrates at first glance all the expected Cobalt DNA, from the wide bow walk-thru doors to the high-back captain's chairs, from the distinctive use of stainless steel in the fixturing to the extended, laddered swim platform, now with an optional lighting system. The new 242 refuses to sit still. Elegant, deep-down dependable, ready for the fun of the minute, designed and built to be ready for life's best moments a dozen years down the bay.

    Specifications
    • Length: 23'11" / 7.29 m
    • Overall Length w/Swim Platform: 25'11" / 7.64 m
    • Beam: 8.6" / 2.59 m
    • Interior Cockpit Width: 86.75" / 2.20 m
    • Deadrise at Transom: 21° / 21°
    • Capacity Fuel: 50 gal / 189 L
    • Bridge Clearance w/Arch or Tower: 8'2" / 2.49 m
    • Capacity Fresh Water: 10 gal / 38 L
    • Capacity Holding Tank: 11 gal / 42 L
    • Bridge Clearance w/o Bimini: 5'3" / 1.60 m
    • Draft, Drive Up: 21" / .53 m
    • Draft, Drive Down: 37" / .94 m
    • Dry Weight (can vary w/opt.equipment): 4600 lbs / 2087 kg
    • Boat Certified Capacity: 13 persons/2250 lbs w/ gear / 13 persons/1021kg w/ gear
    Dash and Instrumentation
    • Accessory Power Plug: 12 Volt
    • Black Leather Steering Wheel
    • Black Leather/SS Steering Wheel - Optional
    • Black Leather/SS Steering Wheel: w/ Wood Dash Pkg - Optional
    • Depth & Water/Air Temp Gauge Package
    • GPS/Plotter: (removable) - Optional
    • Hour Meter
    • Wood Dash/Trim Package - Optional
    Exterior
    • Bow Scuff Plate: Stainless Steel
    • Docking Lights: Stainless Steel - Optional
    • Flagpole: w/ USA & Cobalt Flag - Optional
    • Midship Cleats
    • Motorbox Actuator - Optional
    • Portal Light: (1-Head Compartment) - Optional
    • Swim Platform Transom Lighting - Optional
    • Swim Platform: Extended w/Ladder
    • Three Color Custom Graphics - Optional
    • Transom Shower: (10 gal water) - Optional
    • Transom Tilt Switch - Optional
    • Wakeboard Racks: w/ Swivel (2) - Optional
    • Water Sports Tower: w/ Bimini Top - Optional
    • Water Sports Tower: w/ Sunshade - Optional
    Interior
    • Adjustable Seat Pedestals: (hi-back chairs) - Optional
    • Aft Sunpad: w/ Adjustable Headrest
    • Aft Walk-Thru Carpet - Optional
    • Aft Walk-Thru Gate - Optional
    • Air Compressor: w/ Holder - Optional
    • Bow Walk-Thru Doors
    • Dinette Table - Optional
    • Electric Porcelain Head - Optional
    • Electric Porcelain Head: w/ Macerator - Optional
    • Foot Tread: Stainless Steel (helm only) - Optional
    • High-Back Captain's Chair(s): w/ Pocket
    • Pump Out Porta Potti - Optional
    • Pump Out Porta Potti: w/ Macerator - Optional
    • Removable Bow and/or Cockpit Carpet
    • Removable Bow Seat Cushions: Port & Stbd. - Optional
    • Rivulet Carpet Upgrade: (sand interior only) - Optional
    • Sink Console - Optional
    Stereo
    • AM-FM CD: w/ 6 Speakers
    • iPod™/MP3 Port
    • Premium Sound System - Optional
    • Stereo Remote, Dash
    • Stereo Remote, Transom - Optional
    • Tower Speakers: for Tower w/ Bimini (req. Watersports Tower with Bimini, Premium Sound, Dual Batteries) - Optional
    • Tower Speakers: for Tower w/ Sunshade (req. Watersports Tower with Sunshade, Premium Sound, Dual Batteries) - Optional
    • XM Satellite System - Optional
    Structure/ Safety/ Performance
    • 10 Year Hull/Deck Warranty
    • 5 Year Powertrain Warranty
    • Anti-Corrosion System - Optional
    • Battery Switch - Dual - Optional
    • Captain's Call Exhaust - Optional
    • Captain's Call Plus: (w/Mufflers) - Optional
    • CE Fire Extinguisher, Automatic System - Optional
    • Closed Cooling System: (Volvo only) - Optional
    • Composite Floor
    • Composite Transom
    • Cruise Control: (n/a w/Merc big block or twin engines) - Optional
    • Fiberglass Cockpit Liner
    • Fiberglass Stringer System
    • Fire Extinguiser, Manual
    • Fire Extinguisher, Automatic System - Optional
    • Ignition Safety Switch
    • Kevlar™ Reinforced Hull
    • Stainless Prop Exchange - Optional
    • Through Prop Exhaust
    • Tool Kit - Optional
    • Trim Tabs - Optional
    • Windshield Brace: Stainless Steel
    Optional Canvas
    • Bimini Top
    • Bow Tonneau Cover
    • Cockpit Tonneau Cover
    • Mooring Cover
    Optional Colors - Exterior Boot/Accent
    • Candied Red
    • Citron Yellow
    • Ebony
    • Mahogany
    • Navy
    • Polo Green
    • Sandstone
    Optional Colors - Exterior Classic
    • All White
    • Candied Red
    • Citron Yellow
    • Ebony
    • Mahogany
    • Navy
    • Polo Green
    • Sandstone
    Optional Colors - Graphics
    • Sport: w/ All White Deck
    • Three Color Custom: w/ All White Deck
    Optional Colors - Interior
    • Gray Sierra
    • Sand Sierra
    Optional Engines
    • MerCruiser Single 350 Mag MPI B3 Hzn 300 php (224 PkW)
    • MerCruiser Single 350 Mag MPI Alpha 300 php (224 PkW)
    • MerCruiser Single 350 Mag MPI B1 300 php (224 PkW)
    • MerCruiser Single 350 Mag MPI B3 300 php (224 PkW)
    • MerCruiser Single 496 Mag HO B1X 425 php (317 PkW)
    • MerCruiser Single 496 Mag HO B3X 425 php (317 PkW)
    • MerCruiser Single 496 Mag MPI B1 375 php (280 PkW)
    • MerCruiser Single 496 Mag MPI B3 375 php (280 PkW)
    • MerCruiser Single 496 Mag MPI B3 Seacore 375 php (280 PkW)
    • MerCruiser Single 5.0 L MPI Alpha 260 php (194 PkW)
    • MerCruiser Single 5.0 L MPI B1 260 php (194 PkW)
    • MerCruiser Single 5.0 L MPI B3 260 php (194 PkW)
    • MerCruiser Single 5.0 L MPI B3 Seacore 260 php (194 PkW)
    • MerCruiser Single 6.2 MPI B1 320 php (239 PkW)
    • MerCruiser Single 6.2 MPI B3 320 php (239 PkW)
    • MerCruiser Single 6.2 MPI B3 Hzn 320 php (239 PkW)
    • Volvo Single 5.0 GXI DP 270 php (201 PkW)
    • Volvo Single 5.0 GXI SX 270 php (201 PkW)
    • Volvo Single 5.0 OSi XDP 270 php (201 PkW)
    • Volvo Single 5.7 GI DP 280 php (209 PkW)
    • Volvo Single 5.7 GI SX 280 php (209 PkW)
    • Volvo Single 5.7 GXI DP 320 php (239 PkW)
    • Volvo Single 5.7 GXI SX 320 php (239 PkW)
    • Volvo Single 5.7 OSi XDP 280 php (209 PkW)
    • Volvo Single 5.7 OSXI XDP 320 php (239 PkW)
    • Volvo Single 8.1 GI DP 375 php (280 PkW)
    • Volvo Single 8.1 GXI DP 420 php (313 PkW)
    • Volvo Single 8.1 OSXi XDP 375 php (280 PkW)

    Specs

    General

    Length Overall
    23 ft. 11 in. (7.29 m); 25 ft. 11 in. (7.64 m) - w/Swim Platform
    Beam
    8.6 in. (2.59 m)
    Draft
    21 in. (.53 m) - Drive Up; 37 in. (.94 m) - Drive Down
    Dry Weight
    4600 lbs. (2087 kg)
    Max Person Capacity
    13
    Fuel Capacity
    50 gal. (189 l)
    Max Carry Load
    2250 lbs. (1021 kg)