VX Cruiser®
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2017 WaveRunner®

VX Cruiser®

Experience the difference. Go VX cruising!
Sporty styling, great performance, exceptional economy, low maintenance and a great many features – all have played their part in making the VX models our most sought-after watercraft. But it is their all-round versatility that has gained them such a loyal following.
As well as a remarkably smooth engine and a host of other ‘luxury’ features as standard, the VX Cruiser offers our revolutionary RiDE control technology. This intuitive, user-friendly system introduces an immediate level of confidence to even less experienced riders.
Put simply, there is now no other watercraft which can deliver such a supremely capable and enjoyable on-water experience with such affordability.

•  TR-1 High Output 1049cc 3-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
•  Waterproof storage & glovebox with dual cupholders



This award-winning engine provides quick acceleration and high top end speeds while maintaining excellent fuel economy.

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.

Glove Box

The large-capacity Glove Box is fitted with a Beverage Holder attachment.

Tow Hook

The tow hook allows for easy, secure towing.

Watertight Storage

Dry storage area is perfect for towels and other essentials.

VX Cruiser®
Engine type
3-Cylinder, TR-1 High Output, 4-stroke, DOHC, 4-valves


Bore x stroke
82.0 mm x 66.2 mm
Compression ratio
11.0 : 1
Cooling system
Pump Type
155 mm Axial Flow
Unleaded Regular Gasoline
Fuel supply system
Electronic Fuel Injection
Fuel capacity
70.0 litres
Oil capacity
3.5 litres
3.35 m
1.22 m
1.19 m
Dry weight
303 kg
Storage Capacity
93.2 litres
Rider capacity
1-3 person

Carbon Metallic