The Kawasaki Jet Ski STX-15F is equipped with the strongest engine in its class, so you can expect to mind-blowing performances combined with a great agility and perfect stability at high speeds.
Talking about the engine, the STX-15F is propelled by a four-stroke, four-cylinder inline unit with a displacement of 1,498 cc. The engine develops an impressive output of 160 hp and apart from being strong it is also pretty efficient. It even managed to earn a Three-Star Ultra-Low Emsissions rating from the California Air Resources Board and meets the Environmental Protection Agency’s strictest standards.
It is also worthy of being mentioned that the hull size is optimized for a sporty ride, while the injection-molded sponsons deliver a great turning.
The 2013 Kawasaki Jet Ski STX-15F is offered with a starting price of $9,699.
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The warm summer weather always sends people rushing to the waters. And what better way to soak up the sun and sand than riding the waves on board the Kawasaki STX-15F.
The design of the STX-15F lends itself to a muscular and aggressive looking watercraft, complete with a spacious riding position that makes aggressive performance riding easier while suiting a wider range of riders. A molded-in Kawasaki Splash Deflector (KSD) is incorporated into the hull design to help minimize spray on the rider while an automatically retracting boarding step located on the rear of the hull simplifies boarding in deep water. The rear deck can accommodate items needed for a day on the water, like a cooler, along with a water-resistant storage compartment, an easily accessible glove box, and additional room for gear under the seat.
The STX’s Ninja-derived 1,498cc engine delivers plenty of low- and mid-range torque while also producing 160 horsepower, making it the most powerful watercraft in its class. Despite that, the STX-15F boasts of a Three-Star Ultra-Low Emissions rating from the California Air Resources Board and meets the Environmental Protection Agency’s strictest standards, which means that you can enjoy its spoils without having to worry about destroying Mother Nature.
Aiding the engine to allow the STX-15F to perform the way it does are dual overhead cams, four valves per cylinder, fuel injection, and an electronic engine control (ECU), all of which combine to provide maximum performance and reliability.
Propulsion duties are handled by a direct drive axial-flow jet pump driving an oval-edge, stainless steel, three-blade 148mm impeller for powerful acceleration. Tuned to produce its peak power at a relatively low rpm, the STX-15F engine matches the impeller’s peak efficiency to provide rider-friendly propelling performance.
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Sure, a lot of people can boast of having cars or motorcycles inside their garages, but whereas those forms of transportation are more out of necessities, jet skis are like toys for the big boys, especially for those that can afford it.
The Kawasaki STX-15F is one such jet ski that hobbyists can fall head over heels for. It’s got a sturdy hull that not only ensures high-speed stability on the straightaways, but also allows for great cornering and aggressive turning out on the open seas. It comes packed with rider-friendly features, including class-leading storage that lets you take all your gear with you for a day of fun out on the water. There’s also a spacious rear deck, a water-resistant storage compartment, an accessible glove box, and additional room for gear located under the seat, all of which provide extra space and accommodation for all sorts of bring-alongs.
In terms of power, the STX-15F offers the best in its class, thanks to a Ninja -derived 1.5-liter engine that produces 160 horsepower and delivers plenty of low- and mid-range torque. Even better is that despite its powerful engine, the STX-15F is far from a gas-guzzler. In fact, the jet ski has earned a Three-Star Ultra-Low Emissions rating from the California Air Resources Board and meets the Environmental Protection Agency’s strictest standards.
Everything about the Kawasaki STX-15F screams of a rollicking good time blasting along the waves. That is if you have the disposable income to purchase one.
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In the water the STX-15F is very graceful, not very stylish but a high performance Jet Ski. Performance this is the right word to characterized the Kawasaki Jet Ski STX-15F. There’s no question about it this Jet Ski it’s on the top because of its performance and the experience of the Kawasaki engineers and the implementation of the engine from the Kawasaki Ninja(r) motorcycle line. Engine Starting with a high-performance engine from the legendary Kawasaki Ninja(r) motorcycle line, the Jet (...) More