Your crew is in training, and you are the coach.

Designed for the wide-open, all-out adrenaline junky in all of us, the refined and versatile Water Sport Series is fully prepared for you and your demands of large, predictable wakes. Wakes that bring out the passion for flight, wakes that live inside every water sports enthusiast.

Fused with the intrinsic DNA of traditional Cobalt models and the wakeboarding advantages of a sterndrive, we present to you the Water Sport Series. WSS stands for everything that’s fun on the water! Flexibility of speed when you need it, and power when demanded, the WSS delivers day in and day out. Now you hold the power to adjust wakes with the touch of a trim switch, giving both captain and boarder complete flexibility. What’s in the name of WSS?

Water Sports Tower Choices with Bimini Top

They are solid, sturdy and pro-athlete strong with life-long good looks, heavy-gauged anodized aluminum and stainless steel, precision-machined billet fittings. The WSS towers and arches are designed with integrated billet board racks for your favorite boards and with a flip of a swivel-lock, swing the racks inboard for easy access. And we can’t forget the optional tower lights, and driver’s rear-view mirror, and directional speakers with 360 degree flexibility, well, you see this is not just another wakeboard want-to-be.

Exterior Graphics

Our Design Your Dream tool has thousands of color combinations to create your own masterpiece. All showcased by the chrome WSS hull emblem and a WSS badge at the transom. Customize your Cobalt simply because – you deserve it.

Interior Styling

WSS customization continues inside with finishing touches that include WSS badging and a choice of color-matched piping complimented by our champagne vinyl, an offering exclusive for the WSS. Finally, the dash panel is highlighted in a carbon tone for the finishing touch.

2016 Suggested Base Price w/ Volvo Single V8-300C-G DP: $113,298

R5WSS Specifications

Length Overall w/Swim Platform 25′ 8” 7.82 m
Beam 8′ 6” 2.59 m
Interior Cockpit Width 95” 2.41 m
Deadrise at Transom 21 degrees 21 degrees
Fuel Capacity 50 gal. 189 L
Freshwater Capacity 10 gal. 38 L
Bridge Clearance w/o Bimini 64” 1.63 m
Bridge Clearance w/Bimini 91” 2.31 m
Bridge Clearance w/Arch or Tower 98” 2.49 m
Draft Drive Up 21” .53 m
Draft Drive Down 37” .94 m
Dry Weight 4880 lbs. 2214 kg
Boat Certified Capacity 14 persons
Boat Certified Capacity w/gear 2250 lbs. 1021 kg

R5WSS MerCruiser Power Selections

  • 6.2 L MPI ECT-300 B3 – 300 hp (221 PkW)
  • 6.2 L MPI ECT-350 B3 – 350 hp (261 PkW)
  • 8.2 Mag ECT B3X – 380 hp (283 PkW)
  • 8.2 Mag HO ECT B3X – 430 hp (321 PkW)

R5WSS Volvo Penta Power Selections

  • V8-300C-G DP – 300 hp (221 PkW)
  • V8-350C-G DP – 350 hp (261 Pkw)
  • V8-380C DP – 380 hp (283 PkW)
  • V8-430CE DP (includes EVC) – 430 hp (321 PkW)

R5WSS Engine Enhancements – Optional

  • Anti-Corrosion System (Vol 200-300hp, Mer-Alpha)
  • DTS (Merc)
  • EVC (Volvo)
  • Ocean-X (Volvo)
  • Seacore (Merc)
  • Tow Mode (Volvo EVC)
  • Trip Computer (Volvo EVC)

R5WSS Dash and Instrumentation – Standard

  • Accessory Power Plug – 12 Volt

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    Accessory Power Plug – 12 Volt

  • Aluminum Dash Panels
  • Black Leather/SS Steering Wheel

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    Black Leather/SS Steering Wheel

  • Compass, Digital
  • Composite Helm Eyebrow, Custom Stitching
  • Dash Perimeter Accent
  • Depth & Water/Air Temp Gauge Pkg.
  • Hour Meter
  • Illuminated Switch Panel/Switches

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    Illuminated Switch Panel/Switches

  • Stainless Steel Switches

R5WSS Entertainment System – Standard

  • Sound System, Bluetooth, w/6 Spkrs.
  • Sound System, Bluetooth, w/6 Spkrs.
  • Stereo Remote, Dash

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    Stereo Remote, Dash

    Control all stereo functions from the convenient dash mounted head unit.

  • iPod/USB/MP3 Port

R5WSS Interior – Standard

  • Aft Sunpad w/Adjustable Backrest

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    Aft Sunpad w/Adjustable Backrest

    Dual position chaise lounge sunpad provides a backrest while seated and a chaise lounge for the sun seekers. The aft rumble seat hinges and sets in position to create an excellent vantage point at the transom.

  • Bow Cushion Insert, Stbd.
  • Bow Walk-Thru Doors
  • Carpet, 40 oz., Snap-In w/Neoprene Back
  • Head w/Porta Potti

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    Head w/Porta Potti

    Easily accessible, upholstered head compartment. Shown with removable Porta Potti.

  • Passenger Seat Flip Backrest System

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    Passenger Seat Flip Backrest System

    Dual position port side seating with a fore and aft adjustable backrest and passenger flip up seat. Storage is located beneath port side seating.

  • Removable Bow & Cockpit Carpet
  • Seating Varadense Comfort
  • Sundeck Convertible Lounger

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    Sundeck Convertible Lounger

    Lounger converts from standard seating configuration to sun pad or rumble seat.

  • Trash Receptacle, Cockpit

R5WSS Exterior – Standard

  • Anchor Locker
  • Arch, SS/Alum w/Sunshade
  • Bow Scuff Plate, Stainless Steel

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    Bow Scuff Plate, Stainless Steel

    Protect the gelcoat from trailer hook damage with the unparalleled bow scuff plate. Both fashionable and functional, the bow scuff plate from Cobalt is through bolted and designed custom for every Cobalt.

  • Extended Running Surface
  • Graphics, Molded-In Gelcoat
  • Midship Cleats
  • SS Tubular Platform Perimeter Rail
  • Ski Pylon – Stainless Steel
  • Sky Light (Head Compartment)
  • Sof-Trac Mat, Flip Down Swim Step
  • Stainless Steel Engine Vents
  • Stainless Top Trim Windshield
  • Swim Platform w/Flip-Down Swim Step

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    Swim Platform w/Flip-Down Swim Step

    The Cobalt patented swim step is designed for boating simplicity. A stainless latch releases the step for recessed storage or simply deploy for boarding.

  • Wakeboard Racks (requires Arch)

R5WSS Structure and Safety – Standard

  • 10/5/3 Year Warranty Protection
  • Battery Switch, Single

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    Battery Switch, Single

    Battery switch disconnects the single engine battery from entire vessel, with the exception of the bilge pump and stereo memory.

  • Circuit Breaker Protected Elec System

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    Circuit Breaker Protected Elec System

    Stainless steel circuit breakers can be reset with the touch of a button, and provide surge protection for the electrical system. Installation will vary depending on specific boat model.

  • Composite Floor
  • Composite Transom
  • Fiberglass Cockpit Liner
  • Fiberglass Stringer System
  • Fire Extinguisher, Manual
  • Ignition Safety Switch

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    Ignition Safety Switch

    Standard engine ignition safety switch with belt clip.

  • Kevlar Reinforced Hull
  • Stainless Steel Windshield Braces

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    Stainless Steel Windshield Braces

    Solid stainless steel windshield support stanchions. Installation will vary depending on specific boat model.

  • Through Prop Exhaust

R5WSS Canvas – Options

  • Bow Tonneau Cover

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    Bow Tonneau Cover

    Sunbrella Canvas bow cover with stainless steel snaps and velcro which attaches to cockpit cover.

  • Cockpit Tonneau Cover

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    Cockpit Tonneau Cover

    Sunbrella Cockpit Cover with stainless steel snaps custom designed for each Cobalt (including those boats with an arch or Bimini top). Shown on model 200.

  • Mooring Cover

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    Mooring Cover

    The ultimate in weather protection, our mooring cover is custom built for each Cobalt model. The custom cover includes velcro closures around the tops, stainless steel winches on the gunwale straps, and tent poles to prevent water pooling. Shown on model 302.

R5WSS Dash and Instrumentation – Options

  • GPS, Garmin 741 Touch-Screen w/Maps
  • GPS, Garmin 741 Touch-Screen w/Maps Weather
  • Rudder Indicator, Merc
  • Rudder Indicator, Volvo
  • Touch Tech Package (Volvo only)

R5WSS Entertainment System – Options

  • Premium Sound System w/Transom Remote
  • Premium Sound System w/Transom Remote & Spkrs.
  • Satellite Radio System
  • Speakers, Arch-1 pr.

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    Speakers, Arch-1 pr.

    Samson tower speakers are equipped with a plug and play receptacle providing multi-directional sound disbursement and they are removable with a quick release system for storage.

  • Stereo Remote, Transom

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    Stereo Remote, Transom

    Transom stereo remote allows complete stereo function control from the sun lounger.

R5WSS Interior – Options

  • Aft Walk-Thru Carpet
  • Aft Walk-Thru Gate
  • Air Compressor w/Holder
  • Bow Center Cushion Insert
  • Del Mar Helm Capt. Chair
  • Dinette Table w/CP & Sunpad Receptacle

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    Dinette Table w/CP & Sunpad Receptacle

    The R-5 dinette table with cockpit and sun pad receptacle provides the availability of placing the cockpit table at either location in conveniently placed stainless steel brackets.

  • Floor Covering, Sea Grass

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    Floor Covering, Sea Grass

    Sea Grass floor covering creates an elegant and comfortable style to the interior of any Cobalt. Rubber backing and stainless steel snaps make it as durable as it is elegant.

  • Grey Water System
  • Head w/Electric Porcelain Toilet

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    Head w/Electric Porcelain Toilet

    The upgraded porcelain head with holding tank and dockside receptacle.

  • Head w/Electric Porcelain, Macerator

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    Head w/Electric Porcelain, Macerator

    The Electric Porcelain head with macerator provides for overboard discharge. Local restrictions and laws apply.

  • Head w/Pump Out Porta-Potti

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    Head w/Pump Out Porta-Potti

    Easily accessible, upholstered head compartment. Shown with fixed Porta Potti.

  • Head w/Pump Out Porta-Potti, Macerator

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    Head w/Pump Out Porta-Potti, Macerator

    Easily accessible, upholstered head compartment. Shown with fixed Porta Potti.

  • LED Interior Accent Lighting (blue)
  • Remote Courtesy Lights w/key fob

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    Remote Courtesy Lights w/key fob

    Remote lighting is as simple as the touch of your key fob.

  • Sink Console (head compartment)

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    Sink Console (head compartment)

    Easily accessible, upholstered head compartment. Shown with porcelain toilet and sink console.

  • Sof-Trac Mat, Cockpit/Bow, Snap-In
  • Stainless Steel Foot Tread (helm only)

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    Stainless Steel Foot Tread (helm only)

    Stainless steel with rubber tread, the footrest instantly becomes an interior detail worth bragging about. Size and shape will vary slightly for custom fit to specific boat model.

  • Sunpad Filler Cushion (w/Dinette)

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    Sunpad Filler Cushion (w/Dinette)

    port side aft removable filler cushion mounts in the same hardware as the dinette table.

  • Sunpad Filler Cushion (w/o Dinette)

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    Sunpad Filler Cushion (w/o Dinette)

    Port side aft cushion and stainless steel mounting hardware.

  • Throw Pillows, Weighted (10)

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    Throw Pillows, Weighted (10)

    Pillows are filled with 4 pounds of Vyram weighted pellets for stable placement while boat is underway. Available in five Sunbrella outdoor fabric colors. Size: 22 x 22 inches.

  • Throw Pillows, Weighted (4)

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    Throw Pillows, Weighted (4)

    Pillows are filled with 4 pounds of Vyram weighted pellets for stable placement while boat is underway. Available in five Sunbrella outdoor fabric colors. Size: 22 x 22 inches.

R5WSS Exterior – Options

  • Arch-Black, Alum, Electric w/Bimini
  • Arch-Black, Alum, Fwd. Folding w/Bimini
  • Arch-Black, SS/Alum w/Sunshade (std)
  • Arch-White, Alum, Electric w/Bimini
  • Arch-White, Alum, Fwd. Folding w/Bimini
  • Arch-White, SS/Alum w/Sunshade (std)
  • Docking Lights-Stainless Steel

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    Docking Lights-Stainless Steel

    The docking lights with stainless steel trim rings.

  • Fender Clips w/Line (4)

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    Fender Clips w/Line (4)

    A set of Custom Stainless Fender Clips, which provide a solid and secure place to hang the fenders. Includes the insert, the receptacle, and fender lines.

  • Motorbox Actuator
  • Portal Light (1 in Head Compartment)

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    Portal Light (1 in Head Compartment)

    Stainless steel opening portal light with screen located at port side head compartment provides adequate ventilation and ambient sunlight.

  • Swim Platform Transom Lighting

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    Swim Platform Transom Lighting

    LED transom lighting provides the appropriate level of illumination for the perfect evening of entertaining friends. Shown on model 242 with standard swim platform.

  • Transhield Shipping Cover
  • Transom Shower

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    Transom Shower

    Freshwater wash down with pressure water system and fresh water tank.

  • Transom Tilt Switch

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    Transom Tilt Switch

    Control the drive trim adjustment at the transom for utilization while trailering or dockside.

  • Underwater Lighting

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    Underwater Lighting

    LED underwater lighting system includes two light pods and the switch module. Beautiful evenings begin with illumination. Shown on model 302. Swim platform transom lighting also shown.

R5WSS Structure and Safety – Options

  • Battery Maintainer/Charger, 110v

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    Battery Maintainer/Charger, 110v

    Built in battery charger located in the engine compartment with external power connection at the transom.

  • Battery Maintainer/Charger, 220v

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    Battery Maintainer/Charger, 220v

    Built in battery charger located in the engine compartment with external power connection at the transom.

  • Battery Switch, Dual w/ACR

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    Battery Switch, Dual w/ACR

    Dual battery and voltage sensitive relay provides instant accessibility emergency power. Installation varies with specific boat model.

  • CE Requirements w/Automatic Fire Extinguisher
  • Captain’s Call Exhaust
  • Captain’s Call Plus (w/Mufflers)
  • Cruise Control-Smart Tow (Merc DTS)
  • Cruise Control-Zero Off (Volvo)
  • Drivers Rearview Mirror (W/S Mount)

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    Drivers Rearview Mirror (W/S Mount)

    The clamp-on design is extremely solid and secure, but easily removed. A single tension knob will loosen the clamp and arm articulation for adjustment. Just position and lock everything down.

  • Fire Extinguisher, Automatic System

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    Fire Extinguisher, Automatic System

    Heat sensitive automatic Fireboy system mounted in the engine compartment designed to instantly eliminate flames in the event of an engine fire. Installation will vary depending on specific boat model.

  • Tool Kit

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    Tool Kit

    Convenient access to screwdrivers, pliers, and a crescent wrench with customized sunbrella storage container.

  • Trim Tabs w/Indicators, w/Autoglide
  • Trim Tabs w/Indicators, w/o Autoglide
  • Windlass, All Chain w/Anchor

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    Windlass, All Chain w/Anchor

    Recessed anchor windlass is mounted below decks in the anchor locker. Cobalt uses a through hull mounted hause pipe made of stainless steel, and a stainless delta style anchor with 30 feet of chain and plaited line. Installation may vary depending on specific boat model.