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A Factual Report From Mercury Marine

Boat House Bulletin Review

Engine:

60 hp EFI FourStroke

Boat:

Crestliner - VT-17

Prop:

SpitFire®

60 hp EFI
Select Units:

Performance Summary

Best Fuel Economy (MPG@RPM) Best Fuel Economy (L/100km@RPM) Best Fuel Economy (L/nm@RPM)
  • 7.3 @ 3500
  • 32.2 @ 3500
  • 1.7 @ 3500
Top Speed (MPH@RPM) Top Speed (KPH@RPM) Top Speed (kts@RPM)
  • 35.3 @ 6000
  • 56.8 @ 6000
  • 30.7 @ 6000
Acceleration 0 - 20 MPH (seconds)
  • 10.1
Acceleration 0 - 30 MPH (seconds)
  • 18.7
RPM Range Speed (MPH / kts) Speed (KPH / kts) Fuel (GPH) Fuel (LPH) Fuel (MPG) Fuel (L/100km)
1000 3.5 / 3.0 5.6 / 3.0 0.3 1.1 11.7 20.1
2000 6.1 / 5.3 9.8 / 5.3 0.7 2.6 8.7 27.0
3000 8.4 / 7.3 13.5 / 7.3 1.6 6.1 5.3 44.4
3500 14.5 / 12.6 23.3 / 12.6 2.0 7.6 7.3 32.2
4000 20.5 / 17.8 33.0 / 17.8 2.5 9.5 8.2 28.7
4500 24.6 / 21.4 39.6 / 21.4 3.2 12.1 7.7 30.5
5000 27.8 / 24.2 44.7 / 24.2 4.2 15.9 6.6 35.6
5500 31.1 / 27.0 50.1 / 27.0 4.8 18.2 6.5 36.2
6000 35.4 / 30.8 57.0 / 30.8 5.2 19.7 6.8 34.6

Performance Curve

GPH MPH MPG
LPH KPH L/100km

Test Conditions

Test Date
  • 2013-04-30
Test Conductor
  • BC
Elevation
  • 924 ft
  • 282 m
Air Temperature
  • 82 °F
  • 28 °C
Wind Velocity
  • 5 - 15 MPH
  • 8 - 24 KPH
  • 4 - 13 kts
Water Type
  • Fresh
Fuel Level at Testing
  • 20 gallons
  • 76 liters
Boat Weight as Tested
  • 1094 lbs
  • 496 kg

Engine Specifications

Engine
  • 60 hp EFI FourStroke
HP / kW
  • 60 / 45
Engine type
  • Inline 4
Gearcase ratio
  • 1.83:1

Boat Specifications

Manufacturer
  • Crestliner
Website
Boat Model
  • VT-17
Boat Type
  • Bass
Material
  • Aluminum
Length
  • 17 ft 6 in
  • 5.3 m
Beam
  • 7 ft 8 in
  • 2.3 m
Max HP Capacity
  • 75
Fuel Tank Capacity
  • 20.0 gallons
  • 76 liters
Steering Type
  • Mechanical
Dry Boat Weight
  • 1094 pounds
  • 496.2 kg
Mounting Bolt Hole
  • 2

Propeller Specifications

Part Number
  • 8M8026635
Mercury Name
  • SpitFire®
Pitch
  • 14.0
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