2013 Yamaha FZS

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The Yamaha FZS is a sporty jet ski, designed with speed and comfort in mind. Talking about comfort, the FZS is equipped with an ergonomically designed seat, a spacious foot board and a modern handlebar fitted with a useful instrument panel. There is also available a rounded keel and a special bow shape which apart from offering some extra comfort also improve the handling.

Like its other siblings, the Yamaha FZS is also equipped with an advanced NanoXcel hull which is the lightest in its class enhancing the overall performances and agility.

At the heart of the Yamaha FSZ lies a reliable 1.8 litre supercharged, 4-stroke, EFI, 4 cylinder, engine, that offers a lively acceleration with the maximum speed electronically limited at 65 mph.

The Yamaha FZS is also equipped with a Reverse Traction Control system which helps you make easier maneuvers when launching or docking.

Hit the jump for more information on the Yamaha FZS.


Yamaha FZS

Although designed to deliver the thrill and excitement of high performance solo riding, the versatile and luxurious 3-seat FZS is also a premium fast-cruising machine.

With an advanced NanoXcel® hull – the lightest in its class – combined with the huge power of a large displacement, 1.8 litre supercharged EFI engine, thrilling acceleration and high-speed performance come as standard. A rounded keel and special bow
shape transform cornering and handling performance as well as providing added comfort.

Clever telescopic steering allows you to carve hard in the classic lean-forward position or make a quick adjustment in choppy water to ride securely in the stand-up style.

  • Supercharged, 1812cc, 4-stroke EFI, 4-cyl, DOHC
  • Race-inspired multi-chine NanoXcel FZ hull.
  • Quick-Shift Trim System (Q.S.T.S.)®
  • Unique telescopic steering
  • Industry-first remote security with
  • Low-RPM Mode™
  • Race-style cockpit with dual analogue meters
  • Reverse Traction Control system
  • Yamaha Engine Management System (Y.E.M.S.)®
  • Re-boarding step
  • Strong towing eye for skiers or water toys
  • Glovebox, dual cup holders and watertight storage

A world-leading reputation has to be earned and with so many years of history behind them, today’s WaveRunners are renowned for their agility and allround performance on the water –and Yamaha’s pioneering development of ultra-efficient 4-stroke
engine technology means no other watercraft comes close.

From the lightweight NanoXcel® hull to the supercharged, intercooled 4-stroke 1812cc engine, Yamaha design, technology and engineering is at the forefront of innovation and advancement.

Finishing touches add luxury to the package, so the result is a blend of performance, agility and comfort that is equally suited to cruising or sports riding.

Supercharged, 1812cc, 4-stroke, 4-cylinder, DOHC engine

Yamaha FZS

The supercharged, intercooled, 4-stroke 1812cc engine provides truly impressive power. With this large 1.8 litre displacement power unit, high capacity intake duct and specially designed impeller, the FZS delivers eye-popping acceleration and superb high-speed performance–whatever your style of riding.

Race-inspired hull

Yamaha FZS

The specially designed, lightweight NanoXcel® hull delivers optimum performance in changeable water conditions. The round keel offers nimble turning performance, all the while reducing rider load. The bow is perfectly formed to provide natural handling, added agility, and unprecedented predictability. So rider is connected to water like never before.

Unique telescopic steering adjustment

Yamaha FZS

The 3-position telescopic steering column is a feature dedicated to the FZS and FZR allowing you to adjust your riding stance to match the conditions. Adopt the classic, attack-minded forward-leaning position –or stand up for extra ride comfort in choppy waters. Switching naturally between the two positions is easy and instinctive.

Reverse Traction Control system

Yamaha FZS

This advanced and innovative feature makes it easy to perform smooth, safe and professional manoeuvres during launching – and when docking or coming alongside other craft. The system works by limiting the RPM available in Reverse and reducing cavitation.

Quick-Shift Trim System (Q.S.T.S.)®

Yamaha FZS

A comfortable twist-grip offers smooth, click-by-click control of five trim positions within a 24º range. Totally unique to Yamaha, the Q.S.T.S.® system helps riders make tight turns by allowing almost instant changes of trim onthe-fly.

Race-style cockpit

Yamaha FZS

Two large and stylish red-accented analogue meters reveal the racing spirit and true character of the FZS, providing a clear view of speed and RPM in a single glance. The rider can see and feel the craft responding to the slightest touch of the throttle.


Yamaha FZS
Engine typeDOHC
SuperchargerYes (with intercooler)
Bore x stroke86.0 mm x 78.0 mm
Compression ratio86 : 1
Cooling systemWater-cooled
Pump type 155 mm Axial Flow
Fuel Unleaded RegularGasoline
Fuel supply systemElectronic Fuel Injection
Fuel capacity70.0 litres
Lubrication systemWet sump
Oil capacity4.3 litres
Length3.37 m
Width1.23 m
Height1.16 m
Dry weight369 kg
Storage capacity80.6 litres
Rider capacity1-3 person
MSRP£ 15,149

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