Welcome to the next level in performance boating. The Scarab 165 Impulse comes equipped with both power and style. From a 250 Rotax engine to the striking impulse graphics and decals, the 165 Impulse will never have you wanting to leave the water.

15' 9"
Fuel Capacity
20 gal
Persons Capacity
5 people
L.O.A 15' 9" 4.8 m
MaxHP 250 HP 186 kW
Maximum Capacity 850 lbs 386 kg
Persons Capacity 5 5
Deadrise 21° 21°
Fuel Capacity 20 gal 76 L
Beam 7' 1" 2.2 m
Approx. Boat Weight 1600 lbs 726 kg
Draft 12" 30 cm

Hull and Deck

  • Bow and stern eyes, stainless steel
  • Cleats, pull-up, stainless steel
  • Fiberglass stringers
  • Meets applicable USCG & Canadian Regs; NMMA Certified using ABYC Stds.
  • Navigation lights, L.E.D.
  • Rub rail, plastic
  • Stern reboarding ladder, stainless steel
  • Swim platform mat(s), soft step
  • Swim platform, aft, extended low-profile
  • Swim platform, reboarding ladder, stainless steel

Tow Sports

  • Ski tow, stern


  • Armrests port & starboard
  • Assist handles, stainless steel
  • Beverage holders, stainless steel
  • Courtesy lights
  • Fiberglass liner, skid-resistant, with stainless steel drains
  • Scarab Impulse upholstery, textured accents
  • Seating, bow cushions, hinged
  • Seating, ComfortRide bench seats
  • Seating, Swim platform lounge seats
  • Seating, Swim platform lounge seats
  • Self bailing cockpit
  • Ski locker, in-floor, molded fiberglass finish
  • Storage, beneath motor hood
  • Storage, bow & cockpit, beneath seats
  • Walk-thru, stern


  • Depth sounder
  • Emergency engine shut-off
  • Lighted switches
  • Outlet, 12V
  • Scarab custom gauge cluster


  • Stereo system


  • Bilge pump, automatic
  • Closed loop cooling
  • Engine blower
  • Lateral thrust control
  • Weedless shaft guard


  • Scarab® custom trailer, GatorHyde® finish


  • Cruise Control Package
Print Specifications
Top down view

Color Options

Customize your 165 Impulse with your favorite colors.

Detailed Craftsmanship

The finest materials and handcrafted care go into every Scarab on the water.

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Jet Engine

Legendary Rotax® jet propulsion systems make Scarab boats fun to drive, reliable and easy to operate.

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Limited Warranty

The Scarab Jet Warranty owner protection plan means years of worry free boating.

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Upcoming Events

Zagreb Boat Show
February 22, 2017 - February 26, 2017
Zagreb Fairgroun, Zagreb,

February 23, 2017 - February 26, 2017
CenturyLink Center Omaha (Formerly known as Qwest Center), Omaha, NE

Genoa Boat Show
September 21, 2017 - September 26, 2017
Genoa Harbor, Genoa,

September 27, 2017 - October 2, 2017
Port des Minimes, La Rochelle,

* U.S. only, starting price on base model, excluding options and any applicable dealer charges, freight, prep, sales tax, title and registration fees.

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