Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
Jig-Man

Ranger 520C ride ?

Recommended Posts

I'm used to the ride of a Champion 206.  I haven't ridden in a Ranger for a long time.  I'm just wondering how todays Rangers ride compared to Champions.  I'm fixing to buy a new boat and have narrowed it down the the 520 C or the new Charger Elite which is a Champion 210.  Either way the motor will be a Merc Pro XS 250.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I have a friend that made the very switch you are considering two years ago. He told me the Ranger was faster but the ride was not nearly as good as the Champion. He also went from Yamaha to Pro XS. I think his outboards were both 250's, can't remember for sure on the Yamaha. I can try to put you together if you wish and he doesn't mind. Let me know.....Al

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

A lot of Champion guys are going to Phoenix boats. They have one of the smoothest or softest re-entries when coming off a wave. The ride really nice. I have driven the 618 and was amazed, but I have several friends with their 920 ProXPs and they are really happy with them.

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • fishing

    bass fishing

    fishing forum

    fishing rods

    fishing reels

    bass fish

    fishing

    fishing poles

    fishing reels
    fishing reels

    fishing

    bass fish

    fish for bass
    fish

×