Nitro Z-9

 

NITRO Z-9—the dominant force on the water. And the choice of the world’s greatest bass angler—4-time Bassmaster Classic® winner Kevin VanDam.

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Overview

2015 NITRO Z-9

w/ 225 L OptiMax Pro XS Motor and Trailer


Specifications
Length 20' 9''
Beam 96"
Bottom width 74"
Max. recommended HP 300 HP
Fuel capacity 68 Gallons
Max. person capacity 4 Persons
Max. person weight 1100 Lbs.
Max. weight capacity 2150 Lbs.
Depth inside 19"
Transom height 22"
Deadrise 16 Degrees
Draft 16"
Approx. weight 2150 Lbs.
Approx. package weight 4050 Lbs.
Package width 8' 6''
Storage length 24' 4''


Colors
Combo EL20A
Cost No Charge
Accent Vinyl Marble
Accent Welt Scarlet Red
Bottom Ice White
Carpet Storm
Console Nightfire
Deck Accent 2 Mineral Gray
Deck Accent Candy Apple Red
 
Deck Main Nightfire
Fender Nightfire
Hull Accent N Ice White
Hull Acc 2 Mineral Gray
Hull Aft Upper Nightfire
Hull Lower Candy Apple Red
Primary Perf Vinyl Charcoal
Trailer Black


Selected Options
Additional options were not selected.

Standard Features
Comfort, Convenience & Peace of Mind
NMMA Certified
Flotation meets or exceeds NMMA & U.S. Coast Guard requirements
EPA-compliant fuel system
Under-lid lure holder/organizer
5 stainless steel drink holders
4 stainless steel pull-up cleats
Integrated fold-down stainless steel reboarding ladder
Non-skid bow mat
Stainless steel passenger grab handle(s)
Anti-fatigue, padded comfort bow deck
 
Stainless steel bow & stern eyes
2 molded-in steps for sure-footed, easy access to aft deck
Built-in tournament ruler & holder
Spare prop holder
Tool & scent holder
Remote oil fill (OptiMax® engines only)
Fire extinguisher
Horn
Paddle
Console(s)
Flush-mounted Lowrance® HDS-7 Gen2 fishfinder w/GPS
NEW courtesy light
Custom-molded modular console w/2-tone paint scheme
Reconfigured switch panel w/soft-touch shroud
Full instrumentation w/speedometer, tachometer, fuel gauge, trim gauge, water pressure gauge & oil reservoir level indicator
 
Dash light dimmer switch (OptiMax® engines only)
Ready to accept optional removable port console
Hydraulic steering w/tilt
Removable molded, tinted windscreen
Soft-touch waterproof digital switches
Construction & Exterior
Deck & hull chemically bonded & mechanically fastened
Hand-laid hull
Transverse & longitudinal fiberglass foam-filled stringer system
Full-width fiberglass-encapsulated composite transom
 
22-oz. (.62 kg) plush, marine-grade cut pile carpet on deck & floor
Carpet edge trim
Low-profile gunnels to maximize interior space & fishing decks
Heavy-duty rub rail
Electrical
Bow panel w/trolling motor receptacle, anchor light switch, trim switch, room for additional depth finder & NEW soft-touch shroud
Manual lighted center bow storage compartments
1,600 GPH (6,056.66 LPH) bilge pump
Automatic bilge
Automotive-style labeled fuse panel w/cover
2-bank (20 amps total) onboard battery charger w/exterior receptacle
Digital switching (except master power & accessory)
Electrical system w/Power Management Enclosure (PME)
 
Interstate® cranking battery
Master power switch
Stowable navigation lights
Water-resistant connectors on all pumps & navigation lights w/protective abrasion-resistant wrap
Automatic illuminated port & starboard bow storage
2 heavy-duty Interstate® Series 29 trolling batteries
Trolling motor power distribution panel w/three 50-amp circuit breakers
12V outlet
Interior
Bike seat w/power pedestal
Footrest w/non-skid mat under console(s)
Molded utility rigging compartment w/dual removable storage trays
Port & starboard below-console pull-out storage drawers
Oversized port & starboard bow rod lockers w/lid assists for rods up to 8' (2.44 m)
Port & starboard bow rod hold-down straps
Highly styled seating w/shock absorption system for helm & passenger seats
 
Step to bow deck w/insulated cooler & removable trash receptacle
Partner rod ramp w/rod handle organizer & rod holder strap
Insulated aluminum lids w/welded corners
Rear molded, fold-down fishing seat w/power pedestal
Trolling motor pedal recess for Minn Kota & MotorGuide® trolling motors
Lift-out, molded aft storage boxes that will accept tackle trays
Rod organizer in port rod locker
Livewell Systems
Two 20-gal. (75.71 L) insulated aft Guardian™ livewells
Rotomolded w/rounded corners
Oxygen generator in each livewell
 
Pump-out system on both livewells
Dual remote drain controls
Performance
Stainless steel propeller
16° variable deadrise hull for a smoother, drier ride
Rapid Planing System™ stepped-hull design for super-fast holeshots w/minimal bow rise & better control as the boat gets up on plane
 
10" (25.40 cm) adjustable jack plate (Optimax® only)
Rigging tube
Trailer
Custom-fit, factory-matched, tandem-axle NITRO® drive-on trailer w/color-coordinated powder-coat finish & GALVASHIELD® corrosion protection
Surge disc brakes on 1 axle
All-welded tubular frame for a unitized structure w/exceptional strength-to-weight ratio
14" (35.56 cm) custom aluminum wheels w/radial tires
No Touch Vortex hub lubrication system for no-maintenance peace of mind w/6-yr. 100,000-mile limited warrant
NEW spare tire carrier w/matching spare
NEW integrated winch stand step for easier boarding/reboarding at bow while boat is on trailer
 
Heavy-duty winch w/nylon strap & bow safety strap
Outboard motor support to reduce hull & transom stress while towing
Carpeted bunks & fender boards to protect hull
Space-saving swing-away tongue to reduce storage length
Swing-up locking jack w/swivel wheel
Retractable safety cables
Submersible LED lights
Trolling Motor
Minn Kota® Maxxum® 24V, 80-lb. thrust, 42" (1.07 m) shaft, foot-controlled trolling motor
 
 


 

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Description

 

NITRO Z-9—the dominant force on the water. And the choice of the world’s greatest bass angler—4-time Bassmaster Classic® winner Kevin VanDam.

This fierce contender measures a staggering 20' 9", and with a stable 8' beam and motor capacity up to 300HP, there's nothing on the water that compares.

Industry-leading, tournament-dominating features include our exclusive Rapid Planing System to cut through the mightiest inland chop and launch you onto plane in an instant. The flush-mounted Lowrance® HDS-7C fishfinder w/GPS and the Minn Kota® Maxxum® 24V, 80-lb. thrust foot-control trolling motor help you find fish and stay on top of them.

And with virtually unlimited options, including multiple graphs, custom colors, and Power Poles, you'll be able to customize your Z-9 to your exact specifications.

The NITRO Z-9 rides on a custom factory matched trailer with an all-welded tubular GALVASHIELD frame, LED back-up lights, and new fiberglass fenders.

The Z-9 is offered in limited availability for 2015, so get yours now.

Check out the Z-9 Z-PRO Package to save over $3,600 off the normal upgrade price of high performance features! 

  • Limited availability for 2015 model year!
  • 16° variable deadrise hull with Rapid Planing System
  • Fold-down reboarding ladder
  • Two 20-gal. (75.71 L) insulated, aerated Guardian™ aft livewells w/timers & pump-out systems
  • Hydraulic tilt steering w/through-deck hose fittings
  • Full instrumentation w/speedometer, tachometer, fuel gauge, trim gauge, water pressure gauge & oil reservoir level indicator
  • Flush-mounted Lowrance® HDS-7C fishfinder w/GPS at console
  • Port & starboard rod lockers w/lights and lift assist
  • Bow bicycle seat & aft folding chair, both w/power pedestal
  • Minn Kota® Maxxum® 24V, 80-lb. thrust foot-control trolling motor
  • Custom-matched trailer w/GALVASHIELD® corrosion protection, swing-away tongue & No Touch Vortex hub lubrication system
  •  NEW fiberglass fenders w/integrated LED backup lights & carpet backing to protect hull

 


 

Specifications

 

Length 20' 9''
Bottom width 74"
Max. recommended HP 300 HP
Package width 8' 6''
Fuel capacity 68 Gallons
Deadrise 16 Degrees
Draft 16"
Beam 96"
Approx. weight 2100 Lbs.
Approx. package weight 4050 Lbs.
Max. person capacity 4 Persons
Depth inside 19"
Transom height 22.5"
Max. weight capacity 2150 Lbs.
Max. person weight 1250 Lbs.
Storage length 24' 4' 

Power / Motor

Motor info coming soon!

Options Features

Standard Features
 
Comfort, Convenience & Peace of Mind
Non-skid bow mat
Horn
Fire extinguisher
Stainless steel passenger grab handle(s)
EPA-compliant fuel system
4 stainless steel pull-up cleats
Integrated fold-down stainless steel reboarding ladder
Anti-fatigue, padded comfort bow deck
Stainless steel bow & stern eyes
2 molded-in steps for sure-footed, easy access to aft deck
Under-lid lure holder/organizer
Built-in tournament ruler & holder
Paddle
Spare prop holder
Tool & scent holder
5 stainless steel drink holders
Remote oil fill (OptiMax® engines only)
Flotation meets or exceeds NMMA & U.S. Coast Guard requirements
Console(s)
Courtesy light
Custom-molded modular console w/2-tone paint scheme
NEW reconfigured switch panel w/soft-touch shroud
Flush-mounted Lowrance® HDS-7C fishfinder w/GPS
Dash light dimmer switch
Full instrumentation w/speedometer, tachometer, fuel gauge, trim gauge, water pressure gauge & oil reservoir level indicator
Ready to accept optional removable port console
Hydraulic steering w/tilt
Recess for optional Hot Foot® pedal
Removable molded, tinted windscreen
Soft-touch waterproof digital switches
Construction & Exterior
Deck & hull chemically bonded & mechanically fastened
Hand-laid hull
Transverse & longitudinal fiberglass foam-filled stringer system
Full-width fiberglass-encapsulated composite transom
22-oz. (.62 kg) plush, marine-grade cut pile carpet on deck & floor
Carpet edge trim
Low-profile gunnels to maximize interior space & fishing decks
Heavy-duty rub rail
Electrical
Stowable navigation lights
Electrical system w/Power Management Enclosure (PME)
Bow panel w/trolling motor receptacle, anchor light switch, trim switch, room for additional depth finder & NEW soft-touch shroud
Interstate® cranking battery
Water-resistant connectors on all pumps & navigation lights w/abrasion-protective wrap
Automotive-style labeled fuse panel w/cover
Manual lighted center bow storage compartments
Master power switch
Digital switching (except master power & accessory)
Automatic illuminated port & starboard bow storage
2 heavy-duty Interstate® Series 29 trolling batteries
Automatic bilge
2-bank (20 amps total) onboard battery charger w/exterior receptacle
1,600 GPH (6,056.66 LPH) bilge pump
Trolling motor power distribution panel w/three 50-amp circuit breakers
12V outlet
Interior
Bike seat w/power pedestal
Port & starboard below-console pull-out storage drawers
Footrest w/non-skid mat under console(s)
Molded utility rigging compartment w/dual removable storage trays
Oversized port & starboard bow rod lockers w/lid assists for rods up to 8' (2.44 m)
Port & starboard bow rod hold-down straps
Highly styled seating w/shock absorption system for helm & passenger seats
Partner rod ramp w/rod handle organizer & rod holder strap
Step to bow deck w/insulated cooler & removable trash receptacle
Insulated aluminum lids w/welded corners
Rear molded, fold-down fishing seat w/power pedestal
Trolling motor pedal recess for Minn Kota & MotorGuide® trolling motors
Lift-out, molded aft storage boxes that will accept tackle trays
Lockable bow & aft storage compartments
Rod organizer in port rod locker
Livewell Systems
Max-Air™ aeration system
Two 20-gal. (75.71 L) insulated aft Guardian™ livewells
Rotomolded w/rounded corners
Oxygen generator in each livewell
Pump-out system on both livewells
Dual remote drain controls
Performance
10" (25.40 cm) adjustable jack plate
16-degree variable deadrise hull for a smoother, drier ride
Rapid Planing System transom
Rigging tube
Stainless steel propeller
Trailer
Color-coordinated, tandem-axle drive-on NITRO trailer
14" (35.56 cm) custom aluminum wheels w/radial tires
Spare tire carrier (spare tire optional)
Built-in winch steps to bow deck
Dual-wheeled, fold-up dolly jack
No Touch Vortex hub lubrication system
All-welded tubular frame for a unitized structure w/an exceptional strength-to-weight ratio
Powder-coat finish
Space-saving swing-away tongue
Heavy-duty winch w/nylon strap w/bow safety strap
Back-up/loading lights
Carpeted bunks
Fiberglass fenders
GALVASHIELD II corrosion protection
Non-skid fender platforms
Retractable safety cables
Submersible lights
Surge disc brakes on 1 axle
Transom saver
Trolling Motor
Minn Kota® Maxxum® 24V, 80-lb. thrust, 42" shaft, foot-controlled trolling motor 

 Options

Custom

 

10" (25.40 cm) Atlas hydraulic jack plate $ 1,375
Bow filler insert $ 100
Carpet embroidery $ 240
Custom color option $ 440
Minn Kota® Talon shallow-water anchor (dealer installed) $ 2,115
Minn Kota® 12' (3.66 m) Talon shallow-water anchor (dealer installed) $ 2,815
Power-Pole® Blade 8' anchor (dealer installed) $ 2,970
Power-Pole® Blade 10' anchor (dealer installed) $ 3,125
Removable port console & hardware (factory installed) $ 1,125
Sarasota electric lid latches $ 1,495
SmartCraft® gauges $ 1,120
Cushions & Seating

 

2 jump seats (exchange) $ 135
Carpeted center step to aft deck w/embroidered lid (exchange—will replace center seat) $ 120
Hardware & Equipment

 

Line spooler $ 60
2 automatic bilge pumps $ 160
2 oxygen generators w/shut-off switch $ 120
Loc-R-Bar® w/alarm $ 265
KeelGuard (Black or White) $ 395
CoolGuard™ livewell cooling system $ 665
Battery Charger Exchange

 

Battery maintenance system $ 290
Dual Pro® 2-bank (8 amps total) international battery charger $ 440
Stealth 15-amp battery charger w/gauge $ 525
Stealth 15-amp battery charger w/out gauge $ 440
4-bank (40 amps total) battery charger $ 260
3-bank (30 amps total) battery charger $ 120
Performance & Steering

 

Hot Foot™ (non-Verado engines only) $ 190
Hot Foot™ (Verado® engines only) $ 535
Trim lever on wheel (not available w/Verado® engines) $ 90
Covers

 

Genuine NITRO® rope ratchet cover—Charcoal $ 1,035
Genuine NITRO® Pro Series rope ratchet cover—2-tone $ 1,370
Genuine NITRO® w/Fortrex trolling motor rope ratchet cover—Charcoal $ 1,035
Genuine NITRO® w/Fortrex trolling motor Pro Series rope ratchet cover—2-tone $ 1,370
Electronics

 

Bluetooth®-capable Sony® stereo system $ 750
Trailer

 

17" (43.18 cm) custom chrome tire/wheel upgrade & spare tire $ 2,315
Retractable trailer tie downs $ 85
Tandem-axle 2 brake $ 365
Trolling Motor

 

Minn Kota® Fortrex® 24V, 80-lb. thrust, 52” (1.32 m) shaft trolling motor w/Universal Sonar 2 $ 600
Minn Kota® Fortrex® 24V, 80-lb. thrust, 45” (1.14 m) shaft trolling motor w/Universal Sonar 2 $ 540
MotorGuide® TR109 Digital Tour Series 36V, 109-lb. thrust, 45" (1.14 m) shaft trolling motor $ 310
MotorGuide® TR109 Digital Tour Series 36V, 109-lb. thrust, 45" (1.14 m) shaft trolling motor w/transducer $ 350
MotorGuide® TR109 Digital Tour Series 36V, 109-lb. thrust, 50" (1.27 m) shaft trolling motor $ 310
Minn Kota® Fortrex® 36V, 112-lb. thrust, 45” (1.14 m) shaft trolling motor w/Universal Sonar 2 $ 720
Minn Kota® Fortrex® 36V, 112-lb. thrust, 52” (1.32 m) shaft trolling motor w/Universal Sonar 2 $ 785
Bow Graph

 

Humminbird® 798c SI w/GPS (flush mounted) $ 1,875
Humminbird® 798c SI w/GPS (RAM mount) $ 1,925
Humminbird® 999c SI w/GPS (RAM mount) $ 3,425
Humminbird® 1199 SI w/GPS (RAM mount) $ 4,665
Lowrance® Elite-5x (flush mounted) $ 970
Lowrance® Mark-5x Pro (flush mounted) $ 315
Lowrance® HDS-5x (flush mounted) $ 875
Lowrance® HDS-5 w/Insight™ (flush mounted) $ 1,210
Lowrance® HDS-5 w/Insight™ & StructureScan® (flush mounted) (dash graph option must also be chosen) $ 1,260
Lowrance® HDS-5x w/StructureScan® (flush mounted) (dash graph option must also be chosen) $ 935
Lowrance® HDS-7 Touch w/StructureScan® (flush mounted) $ 2,975
Lowrance® HDS-7 Touch w/StructureScan® (RAM mount) $ 2,975
Lowrance® HDS-7 w/Insight™ & StructureScan® (flush mounted) (dash graph option must also be chosen) $ 2,050
Lowrance® HDS-7 w/Insight™ (flush mounted) $ 1,970
Lowrance® HDS-7 w/Insight™ (RAM mount) $ 1,995
Lowrance® HDS-7 w/Insight™ & StructureScan® (RAM mount) (dash graph option must also be chosen) $ 2,050
Lowrance® HDS-9 Touch w/StructureScan® (flush mounted) $ 4,425
Lowrance® HDS-9 Touch w/StructureScan® (RAM mount) $ 4,560
Lowrance® HDS-12 Touch w/StructureScan® (RAM mount) $ 5,945
Dash Graph Exchange

 

Humminbird® 999c SI w/GPS. (flush mounted) $ 1,210
Humminbird® 999c SI w/GPS. (RAM mount) $ 1,210
Humminbird® 999c SI w/GPS. (uninstalled) $ 1,125
Humminbird® 1199 SI w/GPS. (RAM mount) $ 2,440
Humminbird® 1199 SI w/GPS. (uninstalled) $ 2,300
Lowrance® HDS-7 w/Insight™. (RAM mount) $ 90
Lowrance® HDS-7 Touch w/StructureScan®. (flush mounted) $ 1,365
Lowrance® HDS-7 Touch w/StructureScan®. (RAM mount) $ 1,410
Lowrance® HDS-7 Touch w/StructureScan®. (uninstalled) $ 1,335
Lowrance® HDS-7 w/Insight™ & StructureScan®. (flush mounted) $ 1,070
Lowrance® HDS-7 w/Insight™ & StructureScan®. (RAM mount) $ 1,125
Lowrance® HDS-7 w/Insight™ & StructureScan®. (uninstalled) $ 1,070
Lowrance® HDS-9 Touch w/StructureScan®. (flush mounted) $ 2,910
Lowrance® HDS-9 Touch w/StructureScan®. (RAM mount) $ 3,010
Lowrance® HDS-9 Touch w/StructureScan®. (uninstalled) $ 2,870
Lowrance® HDS-12 Touch w/StructureScan®. (RAM mount) $ 4,395
Lowrance® HDS-12 Touch w/StructureScan®. (uninstalled) $ 4,245
Dealer installed option pricing does not include labor for installation.
See your dealer for more details. 



 

 

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