Escape

Released in 2001
The GILFLITE Escape:  designed as a sports bowrider that has everything a family ski boat should offer and a whole lot more

 

The Great Escape
carves a great wake for both skiing and boarding

 

Skiers and wakeboarders alike will appreciate the large platform on the transom of the Escape

 

The interior has plenty of innovative ideas and displays good quality in layout and trim

 

Performance

  • Wakeboarding Speed – excellent wave formation. Not sensitive to small internal weight shift
  • Slalom Speed – low wake with soft shape
  • Barefooting Speed – Small rounded wake with soft edges. Minimum prop turbulence
  • Very soft ride at all speeds with a minimum of bow lift on take off
  • Excellent direction control
  • Below average harmonic vibration at heavy load take off

Specifications

  • Length: 6.25 metres
  • Beam: 2.25 metres
  • Hull: 18deg Vee-Rounded rear keel
  • Seating: 8 Adults
  • Bowrider or Fixed Deck

Construction

  • Premium quality I.S.O. npg gelcoat
  • Composite fibreglass hull and deck bonded and rivetted together
  • Rot free all fibreglass floors and sub structure

Standard Features and Equipment

  • two colour gelcoat
  • logo’s and decals
  • forward cockpit with grab handles
  • under deck storage in fixed deck version
  • front opening glass/acrylic windscreen
  • teleflex steering
  • adjustable drivers seat
  • passenger bucket seat in bowrider version
  • twin passenger observer seat in fixed deck version
  • rear lounge can be rear or forward facing
  • vinyl & velour seating
  • vinyl side storage lining
  • heavy duty carpet
  • rear boarding platform
  • rear boot ski storage
  • built in drinks ice box
  • rear deck mounted ski pole
  • telescopic centre skipole/skitower
  • U-bolt on deck for ski tower
  • tie down u-bolts bow and stern
  • clarion marine c.d. player – 4 speaker
  • Navigation lights
  • transom mounted drain bungs
  • 120 litre fuel tank
  • front cockpit cover

Note: the Escape is no longer in production