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2017 WaveRunner®


Supercharge all your touring adventures
Bring a smile to your face by riding this machine in an aggressive, wave-conquering style – or explore its more relaxing personality, when it becomes the smoothest, most powerful 3-seat touring machine you could wish for, ready to take you on great adventures in luxury and comfort
The supercharged Super Vortex High Output engine and lightweight NanoXcel®2 hull and deck are a perfect double act – impressive power coupled with stable, agile handling and a comfortable ride.
Cutting-edge technology and innovation look after you along the way, with our revolutionary and intuitive RiDE control system, electronic Trim and Reverse, Cruise-Assist and remote-control security system.

•  Supercharged SVHO 1812cc engine with EFI
•  Super-light, super-strong NanoXcel2® hull
•  Revolutionary RiDE system for intuitive control
•  Push-button Electronic trim – fast and easy to use
•  Powerful Hyper-Flow jet pump
•  Drive-by-Wire with Cruise Assist and No Wake mode
•  Industry-first remote security with Low-RPM Mode™
•  Unique 4-step tilt-adjustable steering system
•  Electronic Reverse with traction control
•  Extra-deep stern step & twin re-boarding handles
•  Meter indicators for F-N-R, RiDE and electric trim
•  Spacious storage and watertight compartments



Yamaha’s 1.8L supercharged, Super Vortex High Output Marine engine delivers more power and torque than any WaveRunner Personal WaterCraft before it.

NanoXcel2 Deck & Hull

NanoXcel2 hull delivers an impressive power-to-weight ratio, agile ride and industry-leading fuel efficiency.


Drivers switch from forward to neutral to reverse with one pull of the throttle resulting in easier deceleration, reversing and docking.

Electric Trim

Trim can be adjusted simply by operating the buttons laid out on the left handle switch box.

Cruise Assist / No Wake Mode

Find the perfect towing speed or set “no wake” instantly.

Security / Low-RPM Mode by Remote Transmitter

Remote transmitter can activate with the push of a button, Low RPM Mode serves to maximize fuel efficiency, while another button activates Security Mode to prevent unauthorized startups.

Multifunction Information Center

Meters for tacho, speed (both digital and analog), hour,volt, fuel level, Trim,
Indicator for shift, engine overheat warning, oil pressure warning, fuel level warning, and security and “L-MODE”

Adjustable Tilt Steering System

Set the handlebars according to your riding preferences.

Stern / Platform Storage

The fast access stern storage provides the perfect place for towing gear.

Reboarding Step

Designed to make it easier to reboard after a swim. Conveniently tucks away when not in use.

Engine type
4-valves, 4-Cylinder, 4-stroke, Super Vortex High Output, DOHC
Yes (with intercooler)


Bore x stroke
86.0 mm x 78.0 mm
Compression ratio
8,5 : 1
Cooling system
Pump Type
160 mm Axial Flow
Unleaded premium Gasoline
Fuel supply system
Electronic Fuel Injection
Fuel capacity
70.0 litres
Oil capacity
5.3 litres
3.56 m
1.23 m
1.23 m
Dry weight
378 kg
Storage Capacity
125.5 litres
Rider capacity
1-3 person

Blue Metallic