View Full Version : '96 Mirage River Racer, '99 Merc 280

11-15-2011, 02:01 PM
'96 Collins built Mirage River Racer,
2 bucket seats inline
All original gel colors are white, purple and two-tone grey, Yellow and name is in vinyl.
Fresh floor, done in March '11 by Mirage Boats.
While it was down there, had them blueprint the bottom. Graphite coating. Little quicker off the line
New fuel lines, filters, bilge pump, etc. while it was down.
Teleflex Hydraulic Steering, Rapid Jack jack plate, 18 gal fuel cell
Guages: fuel, Merc 10 grand tach, dual pyrometer, Nordskog speedo, water pressure
Stainless Marine Trim Indicator

Motor is a ’99 Merc 280 w/ 260 electronics. Brucato SVS
Merc A48 box, Running stock o-ring heads, Compression at 140-145 depending on gauge.
Ruck has done some exhaust chest and port work to it.
Lightened and balanced rods, Wizard top pinned pistons, Merc rings
Jay Smith lightened flywheel, Diamond Marine tuner
Sitting on a mirror polished offshore mid & sportmaster gearcase.

Trailer is yellow, single axle, aluminum wheels, fairly new tires. Good to go anywhere.

Boat comes with full heavy duty cover, Matching Lifeline jacket(purple/white), (3) props: 22 Yammy, 26 Yammy, 32 Mazco Cleaver. Also extra set of injectors, spare crank, spare pistons and rods, etc....

$14,500 obo for it all
$7,500.00 for boat and trailer, $7,500 obo for motor

Looking for and will possibly trade for a performance center console (Reaction 19, 21 Paramount, 22 Concept, 22 Avance, etc....) w/ Merc or Yamaha power.

Call 334.790.6616 or shoot me an email itchysnrvous@yahoo.com.

On a river, can water test for serious buyers.


02-24-2012, 08:57 AM
$14,000 for boat motor & trailer w/ your choice of prop.....

or $15,000 for everything I have (Lifeline jacket, all props, spare crank, extra set of injectors, SVS plates, etc.....)

Need it gone, Have something else I'm looking to get.

03-27-2012, 12:12 PM
Had a good weekend last weekend and had a chance to run her. Ran great with a 26 Yamaha it turned 8600 at a speed of 109 according to GPS.

$14,500 for everything.......(props, parts, matching lifeline jacket, full cover, etc..)


06-05-2012, 08:25 AM
Still got her, she's needs a good home.:wink: