Bennington 2550 RCW O/B

Published in the August 2009 Issue Published online: Aug 25, 2009
Viewed 184 time(s)

Bennington prototyped the very first boat with rear-facing lounge seats during the winter of 2006, then launched it as a concept boat at the Miami Boat Show in February 2007. At that time, Bennington was invited by MerCruiser to design a new pontoon boat that could house its new "Vaser" engine. After launching the prototype boat in Miami, the boat manufacturer discovered that it loved the floorplan concept, but that the boat needed stronger propulsion. This caused them to re-design the stern of the boat to house a traditional I/O and introduce the very first of its kind, the Bennington RCW. The RCW was officially revealed to Bennington customers in July of 2007. Since that time, Bennington has further expanded its selection of rear-lounging models by developing outboard versions with extended stern platforms.

The latest from Bennington is the 2550 RCW O/B. This pontoon boat is definitely built for comfort. The interior features 28-ounce Palm carpet (Boca or Sand), three chaise lounges with ample storage and ventilation, mahogany kidney table for setting up your boating food, two portable cup holders with arm rests and a reclining helm seat.


Length: 25 feet, 6 inches

Deck Width: 8 feet, 6 inches

Pontoon Diameter: 25 inches

Maximum Passenger Capacity: 16

Maximum Passenger Weight: 2,324 lbs

Maximum Horsepower: 300hp

Phone: 574-264-6336


You May Also Be Interested In...

April 27, 2015

Cobalt M27

With the fiberglass top, combined with the aluminum hull, Cobalt feels it has created a new product category for the industry although to us it just looks like a high-quality and very inviting boat.
April 27, 2015

Swimmers Be Safe This Season

Safety precautions need to be taken around all water environments.
April 24, 2015

Juggin’ For Summer’s Dog Days Catfish

On hot summer evenings Doug Wilson throws a dozen or two half-gallon milk jugs into the family pontoon boat, distributes these baited jugs around a cove in his favorite lake, sits back, and lets the free-ranging rigs drift around a bit.
April 22, 2015

Stetson No Fly Zone: PDB TESTED No. 167

Anyone with an adventurous spirit and a love of the open air knows the risks associated with insect bites.
Follow us on Facebook!  Follow us on Instagram!  Follow us on Twitter!  Follow us on YouTube!