2013 Chaparral 257 SSX


95 Hours
In Stock
Indian Springs Marina
257 SSX
Length Overall
25' 0"


Dealer Insights

LOW HOURS – LIKE NEW! Chaparral 257SSX - a 25’ Sport Bowrider powered by 320HP Volvo Penta sterndrive w/ duoprop with only 95 hours! Boat has been stored at indoor High & Dry, so it has been well protected. This is a great weekend boat for your family and friends! With the most storage space in its class, there is plenty of room for all your stuff! Drop in the bow filler cushion, and the aft seat filler cushion, and you have great wrap-around seating to entertain guests in relaxing comfort. Very clean boat with a sporty color scheme; navy hull color with white sport arch with navy canvas and white/tan accent interior. Lots of great options too, such as dual power slide lay flat aft seats, sport hardtop arch with sky pylon, Garmin 7” touch screen plotter/depth combo, Clarion CMD7 Stereo system, bow filler cushion, removable igloo cooler, removable cockpit table, storage drawers in midship floor hatch, dual batteries w/ switch, VacuFlush Head system with holding tank and overboard discharge, and bow/cockpit snap-on covers. Call us today to learn more about this previously owned Chaparral 257SSX!


The incredible 257 SSX represents Chaparral's next generation in luxury family bowriders. Step onboard and feel your cares fade away. The eye appeal is simply stunning. Chaparral's all new vinyl wrapped dash mixes classic elegance mixed with high tech innovation. In the cockpit, comfort never looked so inviting. A patent pending transitional lounge opens up all kinds of entertainment opportunities. Go from sport cruiser to entertainment bowrider with ease. Aft, engineered with innovative dual lounges, the seat effortlessly "switches" from sport boat cruiser to the ultimate in sun worship. Everywhere you look, the difference is in the details. Endless storage puts an end to onboard clutter. Aft, the center walk thru design is an open invitation for family fun. Chaparral 257 SSX...as close to heaven on the water as you'll ever be.

Specifications Without Trailer
  • Beam: 8' 6" 2.59 m
  • Bridge Clearance w/ Wakeboard Tower: 8' 2" 2.49 m
  • Bridge Clearance: 5' 8" 1.73 m
  • Deadrise: 22.5° 22.5°
  • Draft, Down: 36" 91 cm
  • Draft, Up: 24" 61 cm
  • Dry Weight: 4700 lbs 2132 kg
  • Fuel Capacity: 72 gal 273 L
  • Holding Tank: 3.8 gal 14 L
  • LOA with Swim Platform: 25' 6" 7.77 m
  • LOA: 25' 6" 7.77 m
  • Max Horsepower: 430 hp 321 kW
  • Optional VacuFlush Capacity: 6.50 gal 25 L
  • Passenger Capacity: 14 Persons (NMMA)
  • Water Capacity: 13.5 gal 51 L
  • 100% Perma Panel Marine Coring (Lifetime Warranty)
  • Aluminum Fuel Tank
  • Battery On/Off Switch
  • Battery Tray
  • Bilge Blower
  • Bilge Pump - Automatic
  • Bow Rope and Anchor Locker
  • Brass Threaded Garboard Drain Plug
  • Electric Engine Compartment Hatch Lifts
  • Electric Horn
  • Extended V-Plane Hull
  • Jump Start System
  • Large Stainless Steel Transom Grabrail with Integral Ski Tow
  • Lifetime Limited Hull Warranty
  • Navigational Lights
  • NMMA Certified
  • Premium Hydropel Resin
  • PVC Rubrail with Stainless Steel Insert
  • Stainless Steel Hardware, Including Large Bow and Stern Eyes, Pull-Up Cleats (6) and Flush Pull Latches
  • Stainless Steel Thru-Hull Fittings (Electro Polished)
  • Stainless Steel, Four-Step, Hideaway Boarding Ladder for the Bow and Stern
  • Three Blade Stainless Steel Props
Utility Options
  • Anchor-Galvanized
  • Dual Battery Setup with Crossover Switch
  • Fire Extinguishing System Automatic/Manual
  • Quick & Quiet Thru-hull Exhaust (Volvo Catalyst) Chaparral Assumes no Liability for the Legality of the Exhaust System. Owners Should Verify with State and Local Authorities Prior to Purchase.
  • Quick & Quiet Thru-hull Exhaust(Mercury Catalyst) Chaparral Assumes no Liability for the Legality of the Exhaust System. Owners Should Verify with State and Local Authorities Prior to Purchase.
  • Radar Arch - Aluminum - Black
  • Radar Arch - Aluminum- White
  • Transom Tilt Switch And Stereo Remote
  • Trim Tabs with Indicator Lights
  • Integrated Fiberglass Swim Platform
Activity Options
  • Air Pump
  • Underwater Lights 2 Each- Blue LED
Arches And Towers Options
  • Black Arch
  • White Arch
Cabin And Head
  • Enclosed Fiberglass Head Compartment with Lockable Fiberglass Door
  • Hanging Storage Rod
  • Head Storage Cabinet
  • Opening Port Light with Screen
  • Porta-Pottie
  • Solid Surface Counter Top with Sink, Pull-Out Sprayer, and Mirror
Cabin And Head Options
  • Pump-out Porta-Pottie
  • VHT Vacuflush System
  • VHT Vacuflush System w/Macerator Chaparral Assumes no Liability for the Legality of the Overboard Discharge System. Owners should verify with State & Local Authorities prior to purchase.
  • Color Coordinated Bimini Top with Windscreen and Boot (Sunbrella) (Black, Blue, Linen Tweed or Red)
Canvas Options
  • Canvas Package Side & Aft Curtains w/ Storage Bag (Subrella)
  • Cockpit & Bow Cover (Sunbrella)
  • Cockpit & Bow Cover with Arch (Sunbrella)
  • Mooring Cover
  • Bow Cushions - Hinged with Molded Storage Compartment Underneath
  • Bow Ice Chest (Insulated) with Overboard Drain
  • Cockpit Drainage System (CDS) with Self Bailing Fiberglass Liner
  • Cockpit Table with Dedicated Storage and Side Mount Bases in Cockpit and Bow
  • Custom "Transition Lounge Seat", Slides to Create L-Shaped Aft Seating and Pivots to Create Dinette Seating. "Patent Pending"
  • Custom Interior - Vinyl Wrapped Fiberglass Side Panels
  • DC Power Plug
  • Diamond Pattern Non-Skid - Exclusive
  • Dura-Flex Suspension Pedestal Seats with Logo Badging
  • Electrical Connectors Triple O-Ring Sealed and Water Tight
  • Fiberglass Bowrider Area
  • Interior Color Packages: Sand or Graphite
  • Lighting in Cockpit, Console Storage, Engine Compartment and Swim Platform
  • Lockable Woodgrain Glove Box Frame and Door
  • Molded-In Helm Footrest
  • Premium Bucket Seats with Exclusive Seat Controls
  • Premium Expanded Cockpit Vinyl with Nano-Block Stain Resistant Topcoat
  • Premium Sound System Includes: AM/FM CD Player, MP3 Jack, Remote Control and Display (Compatible For Sirius Satellite)
  • Pressurized Fresh Water System (Head)
  • RTM Molded Storage Lid
  • Sirius Satellite Tuner and Antenna (N/A International)
  • Stainless Steel Bow Rails
  • Stainless Steel Cockpit Grab Handles
  • Stainless Steel Cup Holders
  • Starboard Bench Seat with Hinged Cushion and Dedicated Storage for 36 Quart Cooler
  • StarLite Seat Bases with Flow Foam
  • Storage in Floor with Protective Matting
  • Storage Under Starboard Console with Protective Matting
  • U-Shaped Aft Cockpit Seating that Incorporates Twin "Power Ease" Seats with Chaise Lounge
  • Walk-Thru Bow Close-Off Door
  • Water Resistant Speakers with Stainless Steel Grills
  • Windshield Wiper (Starboard)
  • Wraparound Stainless Steel Walk-Through Windshield with Custom Supports
Cockpit Options
  • Bowrider Filler Cushions
  • Interior- Graphite
  • Interior- Sand
  • Premium Sound Upgrade w/ Amp & Subwoofer
  • Snap-in Carpet
  • Stainless Steel Transom Shower
  • Swim Platform Logo Mat
  • Color Selection for Wide Band Gelcoat (Black, Blue, Teak or Roulette Red)
  • Custom Hand Wrapped Helm Consoles with Stainless Steel Accents
  • Custom Leather Steering Wheel with Protective Cover
  • Emergency Shut Down Switch
  • Full Digital Instrumentation with (Fog Resistant), Custom Aluminum Faces and Stainless Steel Bezels
  • Grounding Bars - Engine and Dash
  • Instrument Dimmer Switch
  • Loom Wrapped Wiring
  • Power Assisted Steering with Tilt Wheel
  • Stainless Steel Panels with Illuminated Switches and Water Resistant DC Breakers
  • Wood Accessory Panels
Dash Options
  • Garmin 720 S GPS Chartplotter
Engine Options
  • Mercury 5.7L 350 Mag (Catalyst) B3 300hp
  • Mercury 5.7L 350 Mag DTS (Catalyst) B3 300hp
  • Mercury 6.2L 377 Mag (Catalyst) B3 320hp
  • Mercury 6.2L 377 Mag DTS (Catalyst) B3 320hp
  • Mercury 8.2L Mag (Catalyst) B3X 380hp
  • Mercury 8.2L Mag DTS (Catalyst) B3X 380hp
  • Mercury 8.2L Mag HO (Catalyst) B3X 430hp
  • Mercury 8.2L Mag HO DTS (Catalyst) B3X 430hp
  • Volvo V8L V8-300C (Catalyst) DP 300hp
  • Volvo V8L V8-300C EVC (Catalyst) DP 300hp
  • Volvo V8L V8-320C (Catalyst) DP 320hp
  • Volvo V8L V8-320C EVC (Catalyst) DP 320hp
  • Volvo V8L V8-380C (Catalyst) DP 380hp
  • Volvo V8L V8-380C EVC (Catalyst) DP 380hp
Packages Options
  • Premium Package Premium Package Includes: Docking Lights (2) Pull-Up Cleats for Swim Platform and Bow Scuff Plate



Max HP
430 hp 321 kW


Length Overall
25' 6" 7.77 m
8' 6" 2.59 m
Dry Weight
4700 lbs 2132 kg
Max Person Capacity
14 Persons (NMMA)
Fuel Capacity
72 gal 273 L