VX Cruiser® HO
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2017 WaveRunner®

VX Cruiser® HO

Amazing power. Great features. The VX Cruiser HO.
Meet the HO, our premium VX Cruiser model. A smooth, powerful engine, plus Yamaha’s revolutionary RiDE control system and a host of other advantages are blended together to create this stunning example of stylish performance with economy.
While many individual technical and practical features have played their part in making the VX models our most sought-after watercraft, it is their all-round versatility that has gained them such a loyal following.
Put simply, the VX Cruiser HO is the premium watercraft in this sector – and the only one that can deliver such a highly capable and luxurious on-water cruising experience with such affordability.

•  Powerful High Output 1812cc 4-cylinder engine
•  High pressure HyperFlow jet pump
•  Revolutionary RiDE system for intuitive control
•  Light yet ultra-strong NanoXcel® hull and deck
•  Security with Low-RPM mode and remote control
•  Electronic Reverse with traction control
•  Electronic Cruise Assist and No-Wake mode systems
•  Ultra-comfortable 2-tone Cruiser seat for 3
•  Extended re-mount platform with Hydro-Turf mats
•  Tow hook and deep, soft-touch re-boarding step
•  Large integral mirrors & multi-function LCD meters
•  Adventurous styling, colours and graphics



Power delivery from the large displacement, High Output 1812cc engine is exhilarating – and the Hyper-Flow jet pump with its 3-blade impeller helps turn that power into electrifying acceleration. The Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) gives the smoothest possible power output and efficient, economical running, even on regular unleaded fuel.

NanoXcel Deck & Hull

NanoXcel 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.

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, hour,volt, fuel level
Indicator for shift, engine overheat warning, oil pressure warning, fuel level warning, and security and “L-MODE”.

Reboarding Step

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

Two-piece Cruiser Seat

The theater-style 3-person Cruiser Seat is designed to provide comfort for all-day touring.

VX Cruiser® HO
Engine type
4-valves, 4-Cylinder, 1.8 Liter High Output, 4-stroke, DOHC


Bore x stroke
86.0 mm x 78.0 mm
Compression ratio
11.0 : 1
Cooling system
Pump Type
155 mm Axial Flow
Unleaded premium Gasoline
Fuel supply system
Electronic Fuel Injection
Fuel capacity
70.0 litres
Oil capacity
5.3 litres
3.35 m
1.22 m
1.19 m
Dry weight
348 kg
Storage Capacity
93.0 litres
Rider capacity
1-3 person

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