2024 XPRESS H18 HYPER-LIFT BASS FISHING BOAT $88,900 - Apex Marine






  • Fishing / Tournament Sport
  • New
  • $88,900


  • Yamaha VMAX SHO
  • 1.8L 4-cyl EFI 4-Stroke
  • 115hp
  • Outboard

New 2024 Xpress H18 Hyper-Lift Bass fishing boat powered by a 115hp 1.8L 4-cyl EFI VF115LA Yamaha VMAX SHO 4-Stroke outboard engine.

THE ORIGINAL ALL-WELDED ALUMINUM BOAT – XPRESS Boats say “If you are not the Original, then you will always be in the shadow of one.”

“When building an Xpress Bass Boat, our focus is simple: ‘PERFORMANCE’! Performance getting you to and from your fishing destination quickly, comfortable and most importantly, safely. The xcitement is not limited to just the boat ride, it continues once you reach your destination. Spacious storage for all of your fishing equipment, large decks designed to offer one of the finest, most comfortable fishing platforms on the market. The rest is up to you! There is no secret in designing and delivering one of the finest fishing solutions on the water today. At Xpress Boats we build Xcitement!!”


What happens when you take the “original” all-welded aluminum boat since 1966 and combine it with the finest padded hull design in the industry, plus years of innovation, and topped with essential features at an economical price? You get the Hyper-Lift Bass Series, now available in 17, 18, and 20-foot lengths. The ergonomically designed sport seating offers more comfort and support while running the Yamaha outboard. The expanded front deck, with increased storage capacity and new drop-in liners, is a bonus for anglers of all ages. Best-in-class standard features include a Humminbird graph, Minn Kota trolling motor, 6” jacking plate, and hydraulic steering. The fast, dry, pad hull design of the Hyper-Lift Bass Series will get you to and from your destination safely and most certainly quickly!

Xpress Boats have been building all-welded aluminium fishing boats since 1966 and have a range of models covering Deep-V fishing, Bass tournament, Bay & Skiff centre consoles, Camoflage hunting, Crappie & Catfish boats. Their legendary construction and craftsmanship are built in to every boat they put their name on. The ‘Bass Series’ offers you an outstanding fishing boat that will fit your budget, and best of all, it comes with the dependability you expect. These are boats designed and built for the serious fisherman.

High-Performance, Cost Effective Xcitement !!

This is a ‘Boat-Motor-Trailer’ (BMT) package and includes Three (3+3) Years Nationwide Yamaha Engine Warranty & Xpress Limited Lifetime Structural Hull Warranty.


Length 5.44m (17' 10")
(w/swim platform)
Beam 2.36m (7' 9")
Weight 780kgs (1716lbs) incl engine
Fuel Capacity 68 ltrs
Max Capacity 4 persons & gear - 300kgs (660lbs)


  • Hyper-Lift® hull
  • All welded construction w/ .125 gauge hull
  • Longitudinal rib construction
  • Unibody injected foam construction
  • 22″ sides & 22″ transom height
  • Full front deck design
  • Hydraulic steering
  • High Performance Package – 6″ jacking plate, hydraulic steering upgrade, blinker trim & ‘Hot Foot’ pedal
  • Upgraded Appearance Package – custom SeaDek liner on decks, matching seat trim & hull graphics
  • ‘Xtreme Coat’ liner
  • ‘Xtreme Coat’ under lids & in seat box
  • ‘SeaDek’ step pad on bow
  • Humminbird ‘Helix 5’ Graph console flush mounted
  • 24v Minn Kota ‘Edge’ 45lbs thrust trolling motor (52”)
  • ProMariner ‘ProSport’ HD 20amp 3-bank battery charger
  • X-wing fiberglass drivers console w/ tinted windscreen
  • ‘Tuck & Roll’ driver & passenger seats w/ storage box
  • Recessed trolling motor footwell w/ stainless steel tool & cup holder
  • 2 x built-in stainless steel cup holders in cockpit
  • Lockable rod box
  • Lockable front deck storage boxes w/ liners
  • 2 x rear deck storage boxes w/ tackle tray storage
  • 1 x butt seat w/ adjustable pro pole
  • 1 x fold down adjustable fishing seat w/ 13″ ext pole
  • Aerated livewell in rear deck
  • Bilge pump
  • In-built 68 ltr fuel tank
  • 3-blade stainless steel propeller
  • 8-gauge trolling motor harness
  • Soft sided cooler w/ logo
  • Tach, trim, fuel and water psi gauges
  • Hull colour choices – Charcoal, White, Silver, Gulfsand or Camo Paint
  • AU compliant Back Track aluminium single axle bunk trailer w/ hydraulic override disc brakes, LED lights, alloy wheels and checkerplate guards & treadplates


  • ‘Xtreme Coat’ options on decks & cockpit
  • AM/FM Bluetooth stereo w/ 2 speakers
  • AM/FM ‘Wet Sounds Premium Sound’ Bluetooth stereo system  w/ 2 speakers
  • SeaDek liner for cockpit area
  • 6″ Atlas hydraulic jacking plate
  • Center fold down seat for ‘Tuck & Roll’
  • Automatic bilge pump
  • Recirculating livewell / pump out
  • Pro livewell oxygenator
  • Permanent stainless steel ladder
  • 4 x stainless steel fold-down deck cleats
  • Lights in livewells, storage boxes & interior
  • Electronics & trolling motor upgrades