Dauntless 170

Dauntless is the sporty, smooth-riding solution for families who like to switch up from fishing to watersports on a whim. Plush seating abounds, with well placed under-seat storage so your crew need not compromise on space.  Classic Whaler touches include sleek lines, understated style, yacht-quality stainless steel grab rails and steering wheel, a center console windshield - ensure an incomparible experience, whether relaxing at anchor or feeling the rush at the helm.


• LOA: 17' (5.18m)
• Beam: 6' 10" (2.08m)
• Draft: 11" (0.28m)
• Weight (dry no engine): 1,680 lbs (762 kgs)
• Weight (with engines, fuel and water, if applicable): 2,700 lbs (1,224 kgs)
• Maximum Weight Capacity: 1,500 lbs (680 kgs)
• Swamped Capacity: 2,700 lbs (1,224 kgs)
• Persons Capacity - 6
• Maximum Horsepower - 115 hp (86 kW)
• Minimum Horsepower - 90 hp (68 kW)
• Deadrise at Transom - 14°
• Fuel Capacity - 35 gal (132.49 L)
• Maximum Engine Weight - 410 lbs (186 kgs)
• Transom Height -  20” (0.50 m)
• Livewell Volume: 19.5 gallons (73.81 L)
• Bridge Clearance - 4’ 7” (1.39 m)
• Bridge Clearance with Sun-top - 6’ 10” (2.08 m)
Dauntless 170 diagram


All hardware 316-L stainless steel
All rails welded 316-L stainless steel

8" cleats – bow (3), stern (2)
20" interior freeboard
Aft side rails
Bow and stern lifting eyes
Bow trolling motor flat
Drink holders forward (2)
Garboard drain plug
Heavy-duty rub rail
Self-bailing cockpit sole
Stainless steel bow rail
Stern deck-mounted stainless steel rod holders (4 at transom)
Swim platform with telescoping ladder

Acrylic windshield
Analog instrumentation and electrical switch panel with circuit breaker protection
Console access door with stainless steel latch
Console-mounted rod holders (2)
Drink holders (2)
Electronics mounting surface
Fire extinguisher pocket
Stainless steel grab rail (wraps windshield)
Stainless steel steering wheel with urethane grip

Cooler (54 qt) with cushion seat and backrest
Port and starboard aft quarter seats with removable cushions
Reversible pilot seat with locking backrest and storage

Bow anchor locker with overboard drain
Lockable console storage
Storage in reversible pilot seat base
Storage under aft seating

Automatic bilge pump
Battery box
Electric horn
Fuel tank (35 gallons)
Hydraulic steering
Navigation lights

LED lights
Torsion axle
Trailer Jack
Winch with nylon strap

Notable Options/Accessories

Anchor roller (not compatible with trolling motor panel)
Bow tow eye
Coloured hull
Rails - forward grab rails (deletes standard bow rail)
Rails - split bow rail (deletes standard bow rail)
Raw water washdown
Rod holders (transom)(additional to 4 standard transom rod holders)
Seating - bow cushion
Seating – reversible pilot seat with livewell – includes: fiberglass base, livewell (19.5 gallons) with blue interior, raw water washdown
Seating – reversible pilot seat with pull-out cooler – includes: fiberglass base, slide-out carry-on cooler (54 qt)
Seating - sun lounge (bow sun lounge and sun lounge backrest cushions) (deletes standard cooler seat and console mounted rod holders) (not compatible with pedestal fishing seat)
Ski pylon
Tackle storage
Table - cockpit table
Trolling motor panel – includes: battery box for trolling motor, forward grab rails, removable bow light (not compatible with anchor roller or split bow rail)(deletes standard bow rail)

Raymarine Axiom 7 DV 7”
Raymarine Ray52 VHF Radio
Stereo – Fusion® AM/FM with waterproof speakers (2) and MP3/USB inputs (Fusion Bluetooth enabled)
Vessel View Mobile

Console cover (black or blue)
Reversible pilot seat cover (black or blue)
Sun top with boot (black or blue) and stainless steel fittings