BRABUS Shadow 900 XC Cross Cabin Black Ops

Black ops Limited Edition '1 OF 37'

Mesmerizing, charismatic and ultra-luxurious – This iconic 37-footer is the ultimate incarnation of confident performance and style. Awarded with the Motor Boat Award 2022 for its confident, user-friendly and stylish performance the BRABUS Shadow 900 XC Cross Cabin is fully living and breathing the BRABUS supercar DNA. A true the SUV of the sea.

The BRABUS Shadow 900 Black Ops Limited Edition ‘1 of 37’ is hand-built with focus on precision and finish. Fairing, painting and polishing the Limited-Edition version to the quality required is a highly labour-intensive, skilful and painstaking process, with no automation process, which can take up to six weeks to reach the required finish. All Limited-Edition models are exclusively launched in the signature paint scheme Gunmetal Gray, combined with vibrant BRABUS Red exterior seating; a most striking combination.


Ultra-luxurious SUV of the Sea – Transforming the traditional perception of what a purposeful cabin cruiser should look like, the unmistakable look of the BRABUS Shadow 900 XC has created a new yet instantly recognisable face within this popular boating genre. Utility and luxury come together; this is the ultimate cross-over, whether you’re seeking out thrills or convenience, the BRABUS Shadow 900 XC delivers performance at its very heart.

“Lashings of sinister BRABUS glamour and performance to knock your socks off. A boat that makes you feel special.” - Jury statement, Motor Boat Awards 2022



With a combined output of 900hp from Mercury Marine’s latest dual 450R Verado XL 4.6 litre V8 FourStroke engines, this powerhouse has a superb power-to-weight ratio, offering up to 55+ knots performance at the very top-end and with up to 40 knots typical cruising speeds. Supplied exclusively with the Mercury Joystick Piloting helm control system including skyhook digital anchor and autopilot. Class-leading performance in every respect.


No restrictions, No Limits – Just like a well-designed, luxurious, high-performance 4x4 for the road, the all-weather capable Shadow 900 XC Cross Cabin is an ultra-luxurious sports utility vehicle made for the sea. With its spacious, fully enclosed weather proofed cabin, be ready to reach further and set out for next-level adventures all year around.

An ultra-luxurious cabin cruiser – Endowed with true ‘go-anywhere’ characteristics, while at the same time offering an extremely convivial environment, with comfortable, raised seating for seven people in the cockpit that effortlessly cossets occupants in the sophisticated luxury and bespoke detailing renowned of a BRABUS superboat. The large sliding electrical opening sun-roof and two large sliding doors open up the cabin to the elements of the day, providing the perfect ambience and lounge area to entertain guests and spent time with your loved ones.

Sign of Excellence – The helm console is finalized with the exclusive BRABUS Sign of Excellence signed by Constantin Buschmann. This sign symbolizes the promise that each boat is unique, and hand crafted to the highest possible standards by using the finest materials, newest technologies and bespoke engineering.

Signature Style – Exclusive Limited Edition signature Gun Metal Gray paint job, with high labour-intensive fairing, painting and polishing process. The now iconic launch colour scheme '1 of 37' forms a part of a numbered product sequence of just 37 Launch Edition boats. The striking Mercury Racing carbon fibre accent panel kit on both engines is included in the Limited Edition boats.


This model combines the functionality, ease of movement, social outdoor spaces and versatility of outboard walkaround centre-consoles.

Luxurious front cabin – Swathed in ‘sport-pattern’, cool gray and black BRABUS fine leather with contrasting red accents and stitching, the front cabin with a ‘queen size’ sleeping accommodation has every level of comfort and more for you to fully enjoy your all-weather adventures out on the water.

Taking it all in - Elevating the feeling of space inside, new Gullwing doors for the front lounge provide easy access and interaction with the outdoors. The net result adds an influx of incoming light and makes a unique connection with the natural environment by bringing the outdoors indoors and vice-versa.

The driver in focus - Introducing an all new, clean and ergonomic helm that resembles a supercar more than anything else. Everything on the dashboard is close to hand, touchscreen technology with selected backlit switches and the newly developed multifunction steering wheel with finger-tip controls, make this one of the most modern looking consoles.

Smart-safety and electronics - The BRABUS Shadow 900 features a wide and expansive Simrad® full width, touch-screen ‘Glass Helm Information Display' with a customizable, state-of-the-art BRABUS User-Interface, offering a selection of driver-orientated sport modes, access to the boat’s main navigation, engine management, on board entertainment and driving-assist features. The Intelligent Steering Module with integrated trim tab, bow thruster and audio controls enables to control the boat even smoother than ever before. In the quest for a more driver-focused, more up to date and seamless looking appearance, the helm area is free of unnecessarily cluttered instrumentarium.

Technical Data

Beam3,35 m / 11ft
Draft to drops0,85 m / 2ft 9in
Weight4500 kg / 9920 lbs
Outboard engines2*450hp
Top Speed102+ km/h / 55+ knots
Power662 kW / 900 hp
Length38 ft / 11,73 m
Passengers10 Cat B / 12 Cat C
Berths2 persons
ClassificationB – Offshore, C – Costal
Hull designTwin stepped 20° V “Sharp entry hull”

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