BJ Marine (Pwllheli)
Pwllheli Marine Centre
Pwllheli, W10, GB, LL53 5YQ
Tel:+44 (0)1758 612686
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2014 Chaparral 285 SSX

location icon United Kingdom
Year 2014
Length 28'10 ft / 8.79 m

A stunning luxury sports cruiser - the Chaparral 285 SSX which is powered by a Mercruiser 8.2L V8 H.O big block.


Year Built 2014
Category Power
Length Overall 28'10 ft / 8.79 m
Beam 9 ft / 2.74 m
Max Draft 2'11 ft / 0.89 m
Cabin Headroom 5'3 ft / 1.60 m
Construction Fiberglass
Deadrise Angle 22 deg
Min Draft 1'8 ft / 0.51 m
Drive Type Stern
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 430 hp
Fuel Tank Cap. 321 L
Water Tank Cap. 43 L
Dry Weight 3,311.2 kg
Bridge Clearance 6'2 ft / 1.88 m

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Mercruiser
Model: 8.2 Magnum 430
Fuel: Gasoline
Engine Power: 430hp
Type: Inboard-outboard
Engine Location: Center
Drive Type: Stern
Year: 2014
Engine Hours: 200
Manufacturer Provided Description

Part sport boat, part luxury suite and all Chaparral, our classic 285 SSX is a one-of-a-kind marvel of space and performance. In the cockpit, a U-shaped lounge, well stocked wet bar, reversible aft seat and comfortable dual wide helm bolster say comfort in a big way. An optional Overnight Package includes shore power with 50' cord, DVD, 22" flat screen TV with dockside cable antenna, stainless steel AC/DC cockpit refrigerator, stainless steel cabin microwave, battery charger/converter and a corrosion protection system.

Standard Features


  • Backrest Cushion with Shelf Storage
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector
  • Cedar Lined Closet Storage
  • Enclosed Head with Sink and Faucet
  • Fiberglass Sliding Cabin Door w/Molded Steps
  • Head Storage Cabinet
  • Lighting in Cabin & Head
  • Lockable Cabin Door
  • Mirrored Forward Bulkhead
  • Opening Port Lights with Screens (4)
  • Removable Dinette Table with Filler Cushions
  • Solid Surface Galley and Head Countertops
  • Teak and Holly Flooring
  • Ultra Soft - Touch Cabin Vinyl
  • V-Berth Seating with Storage Underneath


  • Cockpit Drainage System (CDS) with Self-Bailing Cockpit Liner
  • Cockpit Table
  • DC Power Plugs
  • Diamond Pattern Non-Skid, UL Approved
  • "quot;Dura-Life Max"quot; Premium Expanded Vinyl Cockpit Upholstery
  • Galley with Sink, Faucet, Ice Chest, Storage and Pressure Water
  • High Water Alarm
  • Lighting in Cockpit and Engine Compartment
  • Lockable Glove Box
  • Molded Swim Platform Lids
  • Premium Sound System: Sirius Satellite Ready, AM/FM CD Player, MP3 Jack, Remote Control and Display
  • Seating - Double Helm Seat w/Flip up Bolster - Adjustable
  • Seating U-Shaped Cockpit Lounge
  • Sirius Satellite Stereo with 6 Month Free Activation and Antenna (N/A International)
  • Stainless Steel Cockpit Grabhandles
  • Stainless Steel Cupholders
  • Stainless Steel Wraparound Walk-Thru Three Piece Windshield with Custom Supports
  • StarLite Seat Bases with Flow Foam
  • Storage in Floor and Side Panel
  • Storage in Motorbox
  • Walk-Thru Transom with Stainless Steel Gate
  • Water Resistant Speakers (4)


  • Accessory Panels with Illuminated Switches and Water Resistant DC Breakers
  • Battery Trays
  • Bilge Blowers
  • Bilge Pump - Automatic
  • Digital Hour Meter
  • Digital Instrumentation with Glass Lenses (Fog Resistant), Brushed Aluminum Faces and Stainless Steel Bezels
  • Emergency Shut Down Switch
  • Garmin 431 GPS
  • Gas Vapor Detector (Bilge Compartment)
  • Grounding Bars - Central, Engine and Dash
  • Polished Spoke Steering Wheel
  • Power Steering
  • Tilt Steering Helm
  • Windshield Wiper - Starboard


  • 100% Perma Panel Marine Coring (Lifetime Warranty)
  • Anchor and Rope Locker
  • Brass Drain Plug
  • Dual Battery Setup with Crossover Switch
  • Electric Horn
  • Engine Compartment w/ Electric Hatch Lift
  • Extended V-Plane Hull
  • Forward Deck Hatch
  • Injected Closed Cell Foam in Bottom of Hull (for Added Structural Strength and Sound Dampening)
  • Jump Start System
  • Kevlar Re-Inforced Hull Laminate
  • Navigation Lights
  • NMMA Certified
  • Premium Hydropel Resin
  • PVC Rubrail with Stainless Steel Insert
  • Shipping Cover
  • Stainless Steel Bow Rails
  • Stainless Steel Cupholders
  • Stainless Steel Hardware, Including Large Bow and Stern Eyes, Ski Eye, 4-Bolt Cleats and Flush Pull Latches
  • Stainless Steel Thru-Hull Fittings (Electro Polished)
  • Trim Tabs with Indicator Lights
  • Two Stainless Steel, Three-Step, Hideaway Boarding Ladder (Skier Side)


  • Integrated Swim Platform


  • Color Coordinated Bimini Top with Windscreen and Boot (Sunbrella) (Black, Blue, or Red)
Inventory / Description

Specification includes:

  • Mercruiser 8.5L V8 H.O big block approx. 160 hours (vendors still using the boat) 
  • Full hands-free Fusion sound system upgrade, including new speakers
  • New 7 inch touch screen Garmin GPS
  • VHF Radio
  • Electric windlass
  • Blue LED cockpit courtesy lighting
  • New flag pole
  • New anchor light
  • New bow foredeck cushions (beige)
  • Professionally polished and antifouled at the start of the 2021 season
  • Full canopy (with new windows, recently cleaned and waterproofed)
  • Bimini top
  • Tonneau cover
  • Cockpit fridge
  • Extended bathing platform with transom shower
  • Holding Tank
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.