New Activ 555 Bowrider: spontaneous, sporty, irresistible

With its unique character and sleek looks, the new Activ 555 Bowrider is set to impress. With a maximum engine power of 115hp provided by Mercury, up to 6 boating fans are free to discover a more agile and sporty bow rider.  The onboard comfort is greatly enhanced by the standard hydraulic steering, versatile bow and cockpit areas, plenty of storage spaces and the largest fuel tank of its class (110L). These features make the Activ 555 Bowrider punch above her weight in the 5-meters range. Equipping her with a ski tow arch also provides the chance to fully enjoy water sports with family and friends. 


The Activ 555 Bowrider has a variety features, including but not limited to:

  • A versatile bow area that can be converted into a sun lounge; making it an ideal to enjoy the view while cruising and when relaxing and soaking up the sun;
  • An all-around secure experience thanks to a deep cockpit area, high freeboards, stylish bow rails and a handy motor well step. Children and adults will always feel safe whether they are sitting or moving around the boat, and a clearly defined step-out area ensures easy access to and from land;
  • Plenty of room for additional instrumentation and the possibility to mount a 7” GPS/Chart plotter on a beautifully ergonomic helm station for those in search of an optimal and automated engine performance;
  • Large integrated swimming platforms with built-in anchor storage and a swim ladder;
  • A stylish ski tow arch for watersports;
  • Plenty of cleverly placed storage spaces from bow to stern from storage below the bow and aft seating, console storage to handy storage for small items on the co-pilot side;
  • A cockpit that can be turned into a socializing area for chatting or dining with the whole crew, perfectly complimented by twin bolster seats with swivel and the optional teak table. It can also easily be turned into a sun lounge thanks to a special flip-up mechanism on the backbench;
  • A handy sprayhood with complete canvas that creates an enclosed area and provides protection from the rain;
  • Multiple Mercury outboard engine configurations from 80 to 115hp in single.

The Activ 555 Bowrider is available with the SMART Edition which includes the bow sun lounge, cockpit sun lounge, cockpit table with laminated top and bimini. The SMART Edition comes with shorter delivery times on top of an average cost reduction of 10% compared to picking the options individually. As for the Electronic Pack, it offers the 7” Simrad NSS evo3 GPS/Chart Plotter and a Fusion Stereo.

The Activ 555 Bowrider will be presented at the Nautic Paris Boat Show in France (December 7 to 15). For more details, please check our events and fairs calendar on

Product Manager Sylvain Perret said: “The philosophy behind the Activ 555 Bowrider is a direct result of the popularity of bowriders and the needs of boaters who enjoy this type of boat. The combination of increased power, larger fuel tank and modern design adds up to a sporty boat, ideal for both cruising and watersports. Together with a good dose of comfort -that come as standard- Quicksilver wants to share its passion with all its boating fans”.

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