'02 X-30 with 485 hrs on an L-18 - NOT ONE SINGLE PROBLEM.
With the X-45, go with the L-18. As many have said, I've never heard some say "My boat has too much power."
Also, regarding fuel useage - who buys a boat for fuel economy??? Fuel economy - WHO CARES!!!! It's a boat.
2002, X30, L-18, Red Metal Flake (the possessed boat)