Manufacturer Performance Comparison

Boat Information
Boat Manufacturer  Stingray  Tahoe  Regal  Chaparral  Rinker
Boat Model  198LX  Q5 SF  1900 ES  H20 19 Sport  196 Captiva
Length / ft in  19'9"  19'5"  19'10"  19'4"  19'6"
Hull Type  Bowrider  Mono  Runabout  Bowrider  Bowrider
Fuel Cap/gals  34  19  35  30  42
Weight / lbs  2937  3235  3100  2540  3150
Power Type  SD  SD  SD  SD  SD
Test Source  Volvo Penta  Boattest.com  Boating  Boating  Boattest.com
Test Date  09/2014  11/2011  05/2014  01/2012  05/2012
Engine Information
Engine Make  Volvo  MerCruiser  Volvo  MerCruiser  Volvo
Drive Type  SX  Alpha  SX  Alpha  
Engine Model  Four-Cycle MPI  Four-Cycle MPI Cat  Four-Cycle MPI  Four-Cycle MPI  Four-Cycle MPI
Horse Power  200  220  225  220  200
Drive Ratio  1.79  1.62  1.85  1.62  
Motor Displacement  4.3L  4.3L  5.7L  4.3L  4.3L
Prop Pitch  23  21  21  20  
Performance
Top Speed @ WOT  53.2  52.7  49.8  51.2  41.8
MPG @ WOT  3.6  3.3  2.7  2.7  3.1
RPM @ WOT  4700  4800  5000  4900  4800
GPH @ WOT  14.8  16.2  18.6  18.8  13.6
MPG @ 30 MPH  5.2  4.6  4.3  5.2  3.7
GPH @ 30 MPH  5.8  6.5  7.0  5.8  8.0
Range/ Miles @ 30 MPH  176.8  87.4  149.1  156.0  157.1
Run time/hrs @ 30 MPH  5.9Hrs  2.9Hrs  5.0Hrs  5.2Hrs  5.2Hrs
MPH@2000  8.4  10.8  8.1  10.7  8.0
MPG@2000  2.3  2.7  2.0  2.6  2.4
GPH@2000  3.7  4.0  4.1  4.1  3.3
MPH@2500  21.8  24.9  20.1  25.7  10.3
MPG@2500  5.1  5.2  4.0  5.5  1.8
GPH@2500  4.3  4.8  5.0  4.7  5.7
MPH@3000  31.0  31.2  27.8  32.0  23.0
MPG@3000  5.2  4.7  4.3  5.1  3.5
GPH@3000  6.0  6.7  6.4  6.3  6.5
MPH@3500  37.5  37.2  34.0  37.9  29.7
MPG@3500  4.7  4.4  4.1  4.6  3.8
GPH@3500  8.0  8.4  8.3  8.3  7.9
MPH@4000  43.6  43.1  39.2  43.3  34.8
MPG@4000  4.5  4.0  3.3  3.9  3.4
GPH@4000  9.8  10.7  11.8  11.2  10.2
MPH@4500  49.3  48.5  44.2  48.2  39.9
MPG@4500  4.0  3.6  2.7  3.2  3.1
GPH@4500  12.4  13.6  16.5  15.0  12.9
MPH@5000  53.0    49.8    
MPG@5000  3.6    2.7    
GPH@5000  14.8    18.6