2017 Yamaha Waverunners
The WaveRunner team is very excited to announce the new model lineup for 2017. This is a landmark year for Yamaha WaveRunners with the return of the legendary GP, the innovative and exciting EX models as well as a stack of striking new colour and graphic changes to existing models.
All-New EX Series WaveRunners
This is what you’ve been asking for!
Yamaha is thrilled to introduce the all new EX series, the most highly anticipated model we’ve released in many years. These awesome little additions to the extensive WaveRunnerline up have been designed to deliver unmatched agility and exceptional fun on the water. Featuring SMC construction and three person capacity,the EX models offers customer real quality and versatility. The new EX series is extremely cost effective to own and run utilising the TR1 engine.
The EX is offers Australian customers a new, easy way to hit the water -a great option for first time buyers but also a great option for compact watercraft enthusiasts.
Two models in three colour options will be available in Australia, the EX Deluxe with RiDEin two colour options and the base model EX..
For performance enthusiasts, Yamaha is relaunching the legendary GP product line. The new GP1800 combines the lightweight, nimble handling of a nanoXcel2 constructed VX hull, with the ultra high performance of the SVHO engine to deliver the ultimate race inspired combination.
With the added benefits of RiDE dual throttle controls and electric trim, the new GP1800 is an incredible all round machine that will be hugely popular for both racers and weekend riders seeking adrenaline fuelled ultra high performance.
The evolution of a Champion.
For years, Yamaha’s GP models forged an unbeatable global reputation among serious racers. An unbeatable heritage, now repowered, refined and re-born in the shape of the new high-performance musclecraft, the GP1800.
Built from the DNA of the legendary GP1300R and the Championship-winning FZR SVHO, the all-new GP1800 sprints like a champion athlete, but with the punching-power of a heavy-weight boxer.
Beating in the heart of the new GP1800 is Yamaha’s competition-proven 1.8L supercharged, Super Vortex High Output marine engine. Renowned as the largest engine in the industry, this high-torque engine is perfectly matched with Yamaha’s 160mm, 8-vane high-pressure pump; delivering more acceleration and more performance than any other Yamaha WaveRunner in history.
The key to complete-performance is control, and the new GP1800 handles like no other WaveRunner before it. Featuring modified strakes, softer bow chines and a deep yet aggressive keel design results in razor-sharp and precise handling.
Benefitting from Yamaha’s exclusive material innovation and development, the race-ready NanoXcel2 hull and deck significantly reduces overall hull weight, while increasing strength and durability for an impressive power-to-weight ratio.
Storage around the watercraft is an impressive 93.2 litres, including a cavernous bow storage area, a removable watertight bucket at the stern and twin drink holders within the glove box.
With evolution comes refinement. The GP1800 features a host of technological advancements to make riding easier and more enjoyable.
At the helm you’ll find a full digital display gauge, which is flanked by integrated rear-view mirrors. Yamaha’s exclusive RiDE dual throttle control system with electric trim provides intuitive control in all conditions and is complemented by colour-matched pistol handgrips. With comfort in mind, CNC-cut Hydro-turf mats surround the rider underfoot, while a 3-person sports-bolstered seat keeps the rider in check during tight manoeuvres.
FX Cruiser SVHO
More Power. More Luxury And More Performance Than Any Other PWC On The Water.
Powerful yet luxurious, the revolutionary FX Cruiser SVHO is shaking up the industry with its all-new Super Vortex High Output Yamaha Marine engine. This is the largest displacement engine of any production watercraft in the industry, with more power and torque than any WaveRunner PWC in history. It’s matched with Yamaha’s exclusive NanoXcel2 hull and deck, plus a host of upgraded performance components for an exciting, agile ride.
Competition Level. Power And Performance Packed With Upgrades.
Pull the throttle and prepare yourself. Yamaha has achieved an extreme level of supercharged performance that’s transforming an entire industry. Fueled by a radical new Super Vortex High Output engine, this potent powerplant flexes its muscles with more power, torque and displacement than any WaveRunner personal watercraft in history. The NanoXcel2® hull and deck is over 20.8kgs lighter than the predeceasing model, making the FX SVHO over 50kgs lighter than traditional hulls, for a ride that’s extremely agile and exciting. Upgraded performance components keep this machine hooked up and glued to the water.
The innovation continues with Yamaha’s patented RiDE™ technology, electric trim, new Command-Link information centre with electric trim indicator and remote security system. In addition to these features are trademark WaveRunner features such as; adjustable-tilt steering, extended stern platform with padded rear boarding step, 3-person two-tone fast-back seat, Cruise Assist and No-Wake mode, and a whopping 125.5 litres of storage space.
The FX SVHO delivers powerful, one-of-a-kind luxury performance that will change the way you experience the water.
FX Cruiser HO
Reach New Cruising Horizons In Luxury.
The legendary FX Cruiser HO is a favourite amongst Aussie watercraft enthusiasts, offering riders a real leap forward in cruising luxury and performance – and every detail will excite you and make your time on the water more enjoyable.
The journey starts with a smooth surge of power from the large-displacement, fuel efficient, 1.8 litre 4-cylinder High Output marine engine. This purpose-built powerplant is mated with the class-leading, lightweight NanoXcel® hull and deck – providing supreme handling and stability in all conditions.
The innovation continues with Yamaha’s patented RiDE™ technology, electric trim, new Command-Link information centre with electric trim indicator and remote security system. In addition to these features are trademark WaveRunner features such as; adjustable-tilt steering, extended stern platform with soft-touch reboarding step, 3-person Cruiser seat, pull-up cleats and a whopping 125.5 litres of storage space.
Open Up Opportunities For The Open Water.
Power, price and Yamaha’s renowned attention to detail are all proudly incorporated into the highly popular and fully featured FX HO. With its ultra-lightweight NanoXcel hull and the unmatched power of its naturally-aspirated 1.8 litre, High Output marine engine, the dynamic FX HO is an undeniably smart choice for riders seeking the perfect blend of performance, versatility and class-leading fuel economy.
The innovation continues with Yamaha’s patented RiDE™ technology, electric trim, new Command-Link information centre with electric trim indicator and remote security system. In addition to these features are trademark WaveRunner features such as; adjustable-tilt steering, extended stern platform with soft-touch reboarding step, 3-person fast-back two-tone seat, Cruise Assist and No-Wake mode and a whopping 125.5 litres of storage space.
The Ultimate Entry Level Watercraft, with all the Features.
Yamaha engineers have created the ultimate entry-level watercraft, packed with premium features and advanced technologies at a price that makes it easy for first-time buyers to get on the water and have fun.
The VX arrives with exciting new upgrades including the all new TR-1 engine. This new three cylinder power plant is perfectly matched to the VX hull and delivers increased power while significantly reducing overall weight. The improvement to the power to weight ratio delivers a more exciting ride and exceptional fuel economy.
The VX represents incredible value with technology far beyond what you would expect from the price tag. The VX features the innovative RiDE technology, a unique dual throttle control system that makes manoeuvring off the trailer and around the dock incredibly easy. RiDE also offers additional control when decelerating.
A Multifunction Information Panel, integrated mirrors and all-new chrome accents combine to make the VX the best finished watercraft in its class.
Bigger performance, lighter weight, original value.
Already benefiting from a complete hull and deck resign in 2015, the new VX Deluxe now features an all new power plant, the TR-1 engine. This new three cylinder motor delivers increased power to the VX Deluxe while significantly reducing overall weight. The improvement to the power to weight ratio delivers a more exciting ride and exceptional fuel economy.
VX Deluxe comes standard with innovative RiDE technology, a unique dual throttle control system that makes manoeuvring off the trailer and around the dock incredibly easy. RiDE also offers additional control when decelerating. Yamaha’s Cruise Assist makes traveling long distances or towing much more comfortable and convenient by allowing the rider to set the perfect cruising or towing speed.
A wide NanoXcel hull and deck with dynamic lines, chrome accents and a sleek profile completes the premium look.
The new VX Deluxe is the perfect platform for riders looking for an easy way to hit the water in style.
Heavy on Power. Light on Weight.
The introduction of the all-new VXR heralds the reincarnation of the world’s fastest naturally aspirated watercraft. Less weight and more power is the High Performance philosophy behind the all-new award-winning VXR.
The incorporation of a lightweight NanoXcel version of the VX hull has been combined with the extremely powerful 1,812cc High Output engine, more commonly found in Yamaha’s larger FX series. The result is a performance musclecraft that delivers class leading acceleration of 0-50kph in 1.8 seconds*. Combine the incredible acceleration, with impressive top speeds and agile handling, and it’s no wonder the VXR is in leading the normally-aspirated performance class and winning championships worldwide. The VXR delivers all this while still being an affordable package, suitable for a wide range of water sports enthusiasts.
Designed from the keel upwards to deliver a “New Type of High Performance”, featuring a newly-redesigned race-performance inspired hull with edgy looks, electric trim technology and Yamaha’s exclusive RiDE dual throttle control system. The sleek, ultra-lightweight and race-ready NanoXcel® hull is up to 25% lighter than the competition’s hulls, which delivers racing level performance and razor sharp handling like no other craft on the water. Yamaha’s RiDE dual throttle control system with electric time gives the rider an all-new level of precise control over the musclecraft and allows for precise control when docking.
Sticking true to the “less is more” High Performance philosophy instilled in all of Yamaha’s musclecraft, it’s no wonder the Yamaha VXR still is the #1 choice of enthusiasts and racers who crave class-leading acceleration, lightweight agility and affordability.
More features, more versatility, more fun on the weekend!
The VX Limited brings a whole new level of finish and features to the exceptionally popular VX range.
The new VX Limited combines the power of the brand new Yamaha TR-1 engine with the recently upgraded VX hull, one of the most responsive, fun and versatile hulls designs to ever come out of the Yamaha stable. The TR-1 engine on the other hand is a new three cylinder power plant delivering increased power to the VX range while significantly reducing overall weight.
The Yamaha VX limited is built for comfort and fun riding on the weekend with friends and family. With this in mind Yamaha has upgraded components designed to make the VX Limited exceptionally versatile. An exclusive new quick release tow hook makes setting up for water sports such as towing tubes and wake boarding more convenient, while duel pull up cleats on each side of the craft makes the VX Limited easy to secure at the dock or to pull up next to friends and enjoy a swim.
The VX Limited features Yamaha’s exclusive cruiser seat concept, an ergonomically designed seating layout which delivers excellent comfort and a secure riding position for both the driver and passengers.
And of course a luxury craft like the VX Limited would not be complete without Yamaha’s intuitive RiDE dual throttle system, delivering simple control of forward and reverse thrust for easy manoeuvring and deceleration. Ride makes getting around the dock, on and off trailers easier than ever before.
Stand Out Choice For Stand Up Riding.
Whether it’s freestyle riding, closed-course riding or free riding, the SuperJet handles it with a tenacious style of its own. Engineered to give its rider the ultimate in control, balance and freedom, this all-time favourite in personal watercraft leads the industry when it comes to stand-up riding. Yamaha’s proven 2-stroke, 2-cylinder, 701cc engine responds instantly and intuitively to even the most delicate acceleration work. The best-selling stand-up watercraft of all time is everything a beginner or expert rider could ask for.