Incorporating Chaparral's patented Wide Tech™ technology, the action-packed 224 mixes the roominess of a deck boat with the zest of a sport boat. Nothing sizes up to the 224 when it comes to performance and features. Uncover huge storage areas under the seats, in the starboard console and in a wakeboard-sized floor locker. The cockpit wet bar is ideal for light snacks. Three easy-to-reach ice chests are super cool. Want to beat the heat? An oversized, color coordinated Bimini top keeps you covered in typical Sunesta style.
Dry riding freeboard is a plus everywhere, but when your family is pulled up on a sandy beach and wants to transfer people and gear shoreside a four step boarding ladder makes access easy and has a sure-handed top-rung grab handle. A wide non-skid bow area is a confidence builder under foot. Upfront, the anchor locker has a secure cradle and space for a line and chain. Chaparral's Wide Tech design pays off especially in the bow, with more legroom and seating capacity than traditional V-bottom layouts. Flow foam and Starlite composite bases combine to keep water moving through the upholstery which increases seat life. A boat load of people means a boat load of gear. Bow seat storage areas are key on a 22-footer that has more cubic feet of storage than comparably sized rivals.
Multifunction digital gauges deliver vital information and are built for precision operation in the demanding marine environment. Our fog resistant gauges feature stainless steel bezels. An hour meter and digital depth gauge are standard.
Each of our models Can be equipped with optional Garmin electronics to suit whatever need you may have on the water. The Garmin units offered show what happens when very complex, sophisticated technology is made extremely easy for you to use. A sensible menu, simplified navigation and helpful support all provide you the most enjoyable navigational experience possible.
All of our models feature state of the art circuit breakers designed with you in mind. These water resistant breakers are located in order to be easily reached while on the water. No more fumbling with fuses while fishing, simply reset the breaker and you are back in business!
The standard cockpit wet bar includes a solid surface countertop and a molded-in sink. The standard U-slide transom platform seat is supportive while cruising and folds flat to create you own personal sun tan lounge. All Sunestas have a walk-thru transom so soggy footprints never mar the upholstery. Snap-in carpet is optional as is a logo mat that extends through the walkway. Chaparral's standard Diamond Lustre non-skid provides secure footing and is easier to clean than rival silica style non-skid. Finally, a fiberglass innerliner just needs a hose and a scrub brush for clean up at day's end.
Our hull design utilizes an extended running surface, allowing the "v-plane" to continue aft of the transom. This creates superior stability under nearly all driving conditions.
Less time at the pump means more time in the water and more money for bait. The hydro-lift provides a quick plane time, creating one of the most fuel efficient boats in their class.
A fishing trip feels like a day cruise when you're out on a Chaparral. Engineered by the best for the worst of conditions, you will feel the difference that hydro-lift provides.
The extended running surface coupled with the tight aft hull corners delivers everything you need when you're taking sharp turns. These hulls drive like a luxury automobile.
Enjoy dry comfort aboard any Chaparral due to our high freeboard. Feel secure in the deep cockpits. You'll be amazed at the size, all while maintaining a sleek profile.
With a forward keel designed to cut through the water like a knife, high-octane pleasure awaits. Quick acceleration delivers the ride of a lifetime each time you leave the dock.
Chaparral's dealer network is trained to provide first-rate customer service. The process starts by building the boats right. Then your Chaparral dealer takes over. Our network is dedicated to making both the buying process and regular maintenance effortless. Then, when the day comes, they’ll handle your trade as you step up. Chaparral has earned the prestigious NMMA CSI award for excellence in customer satisfaction nine years in a row, and we have won these awards for every category of boat we make, a claim that most rivals cannot make.