A 220 hp 5.0L MerCruiser Alpha One stern drive is standard, The 205 has a very straightforward layout. The bow seating area can comfortably seat two to three people, depending on their sizes. The wrap-around windshield has an opening center section that allows for easy access to the main cockpit, and the boat's 8-foot beam gives it a larger amount of interior space than you'd expect from the usual 20-footer. In fact, Bayliner claims the boat has the largest cockpit in its class. The helm seat and passenger seat are each half of a set of opposite-facing seats -- often called sleeper s...