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Response TXI

The response TXI has been designed for usability and performance when it comes to slalom and three event water skiing. The record setting t-cut diamond hull delivers performance the worlds’ best water-skiers strive for. Currently used at Australia’s sea world theme park for the thunder lake stunt show, it ticks all the boxes when it comes to on the water ski performance.

Build A Response TXI
  • Specifications

    • Length Overall

      20’6″ / 6.25m

    • BEAM

      95″ / 2.41m

    • Draft (hull)

      22″ / 0.56m

    • Persons Capacity

      7 People

    • Dry Weight


    • Fuel Capacity

      40gal / 151.4L

    • Hull Type

      T-Cut Diamond

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    • Things to consider

      - Power

      - Options

      - Accessories

      - Insurance

  • Standards


      The Australian made 2021 Response TXi is standard with a close cooled Malibu Monsoon M5Di 5.3L engine including Forward-Neutral-Reverse transmission.

      Features listed in BOLD are specific to the Malibu Open Edition above the BASE model TXi

      Model specific Malibu Open Edition badging

      Walk through open bow design

      Full fibreglass floor liner and cockpit with snap out aquamat rugged cockpit carpet insert

      Malibu stereo system with 4 Wet Sounds speakers and amplifier

      Bow Wet Sounds speakers and amplifier

      T Cut Diamond Hull

      100% fibreglass construction utilising FiebECS

      In laminate acoustic insulation (Malibu sound suppression layer)

      Malibu M5Di MONSOON 5.3L Direct Injection EFI marine V8 engine with standard closed cooling

      Livorsi throttle/shifter

      Marine muffler/s

      Cruise control

      7” touch screen command centre with keyless push button start

      Anodised billet aluminium self-adjusting phone holder

      Dash storage tub

      Auto bilge pump

      Bilge blower

      Navigation lights


      LED courtesy lights and illuminated storage including side pockets

      Tilt helm rack and pinion steering with adjustable rudder

      GUSSI ITALIA leather wrapped sports steering wheel

      Stainless-steel steering components

      Extra deep triple tracking fins

      MARLIN 29ox and GUARDIAN 30oz mildew resistant, UV stabilised vinyl interior with PERMABLOK3® and SILVERGUARD® technology

      Triple density ‘Tri-Ply’ foam cushioning

      Anodised billet aluminium lockable glove box with 12V DC socket, USB socket, AV input and light

      1 1/8th stainless prop shaft with cutless shaft bearings

      13x12 3-blade CNC cut and tuned NIBRAL prop

      Solid core 2 1/2” aluminium ski pole with patented swivel head

      LED illuminated side pocket inserts

      Helm seat with, flip-up bolster, new aluminium slide mechanism and side saddle seating

      Upholstered side pads

      Twin transom deck storage tubs with anodised billet aluminium lids

      Interior transom step for easy entry and exit to and from the swim-step

      Removable fibreglass swim platform with soft grip mat and stainless-steel brackets

      Anodised billet aluminium transom ski tow/grab handle

      Dual flip up petrol fillers

      Stainless rub rails

      Oversized stainless cup holders

      Flush kit – stainless steel – external access

      High capacity 800CCA marine batter with isolator switch

      5-year warranty refer owners’ manual for terms and conditions, variations may apply due to usage conditions


      Full hot dip galvanised custom fitted tandem Easytow trailer

      15” Alloy Malibu branded wheels

      Dexter electro-hydraulic 4-wheel disc break-away brakes (in-car controller required)

      Heavy duty 30amp 12 pin flat electrical plug (12 pin car socket required)

      High quality waterproof LED lighting

      4-way bearer system

      Full width guards with carpeted in-fills

      Spinner guide poles

      Rear trolley wheels

      Exclusive pivoting swing away draw bar

      Premium jockey wheel and winch

      Round guards and valance

      Boat buckle tie downs

  • CALL (07) 5529 2616 FOR A QUOTE

    • Things to consider

      - Power

      - Options

      - Accessories

      - Insurance

  • Options

    • Optional Features

      Customise your Malibu just the way you like it, call us on (07) 5529 2616 to find out the endless possibilities!

  • CALL (07) 5529 2616 FOR A QUOTE

    • Things to consider

      - Power

      - Options

      - Accessories

      - Insurance

Spec Sheet

Want to download the spec sheet + weights and dimensions for this 2021 Malibu Response TXI


5-year full factory warranty - Because every single new Malibu or Axis boat sold in Australia is meticulously handcrafted by highly trained technicians from our factory in Albury, NSW, we have the confidence to offer the industry’s best warranty program. First, we guarantee our entire boat with a Lifetime Warranty, including hulls, decks, stringers and major build components. Then, we cover the powertrain, components, interiors, and upholstery with a Full Australian Factory Five Year Warranty. We have you covered! The best words to hear in the rare case you have a problem. We back our boats as strong as we build them with an industry best 5 full years of factory warranty*. At Malibu, we build almost 1 of every 2 towboats worldwide and from bow to stern you can be sure we stand proudly behind every boat we build. Our dealers are factory trained and the best in the business, so you can rest assured should the need arise, You’re Covered!

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