2013 Yamaha VX Cruiser

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The Yamaha VX Cruiser is one of the best sold watercraft models built by Yamaha. The secret behind its success is the fact that it is a pretty complex package offering a lot of features, decent performances, good comfort and a great price.

As far as comfort is concerned, the Yamaha VX Cruiser comes with a set of ergonomically designed cruiser seats, a stretched hull and modern handlebars. You won’t complain about the feet position either, as there is plenty of space and you also have more than enough freedom of movement.

All VX models are powered by a compact, ultra-lightweight, liquid-cooled four-cylinder, 20-valve DOHC engine with a displacement of 1052c. The engine features Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) so you can expect it to be smooth, strong and efficient.

The 2013 Yamaha VX Cruiser is offered with a starting price of £ 8,699.

Hit the jump for more information on the 2013 Yamaha VX Cruiser.

Overview

Yamaha VX Cruiser

For long-range performance cruising in ultimate comfort and luxury, look no further than the feature-packed VX Cruiser.

Both rider and passengers will be delighted by the comfort and positioning of the ergonomically designed seating, which combines with outstanding performance, fuel economy and superb handling to ensure that long distance riding is always a pleasure.

Giving the VX Cruiser its distinctive and appealing edge are many practical luxuries like convex dual mirrors, Reverse gear and Yamaha’s remote security system with its "L" (low-RPM) mode. Not to mention the metallic deck and sleek black hull, which make it one of the best-looking watercraft you’ll ever ride.

  • 1052cc, 4-cylinder, 4-stroke, DOHC engine
  • Semi-V multi chine hull
  • Contoured cruiser seat for maximum comfort
  • Remote security and low-RPM mode
  • Yamaha Engine Management System (Y.E.M.S.)®
  • Re-boarding step for easier boarding
  • Hyper-Flow jet pump
  • Yamaha Sound Suppression System (Y.S.S.S.)®
  • Convex dual mirrors
  • Large & practical glovebox with dual cup holders
  • Multifunction instrument panel with digital meter
  • Reverse gear

True affordability in 4-stroke watercraft – that’s what Yamaha’s engineers achieved with the design of the VX series. And, in doing so, they have attracted an entirely new generation of enthusiasts to the water.

Featuring the most fuel efficient engines in the industry, agile handling and great practical features, the VX series is just as suited to active watersports as it is to relaxing on the water. Add to that all the comforts you’d expect from a luxury watercraft like the VX Cruiser and you have the full package.

That’s why the VX is the number one choice among
rental operators worldwide.

1052cc, 4-cylinder, 4-stroke, DOHC engine

Yamaha VX Cruiser

VX models are powered by a compact, ultra-lightweight, liquid-cooled four-cylinder, 20-valve engine – delivering 1052cc, with a DOHC – for class-leading performance. Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI) delivers smooth, high power output, with low fuel consumption and low exhaust emissions as standard.

Semi-V multi chine hull

Yamaha VX Cruiser

One of the secrets behind the popularity of the VX is its easy-handling hull shape, which goes where the driver points it, even in changing water conditions. The round keel delivers stability and comfort, with optimum balance and grip during cornering –the moment the VX takes off, you are instantly at one with this compact machine. Pure PWC fun.

Hyper-Flow high-pressure jet pump

Yamaha VX Cruiser

Unique technology lies behind the legendary WaveRunner reputation for exhilarating handling and exciting performance. Outstanding bite and acceleration are possible through the combination of a high-flow intake, the Hyper-Flow high pressure jet pump and a stainless steel impeller running within a precision engineered housing.

Yamaha’s innovative and comfortable Cruiser seat

Yamaha VX Cruiser

The VX Cruiser’s ergonomic textured seat and secure handholds ensure that whether in sharp turns or accelerating - and whatever the distance covered - both rider and passenger travel in maximum comfort. With the room and support to help you relax - it’s what PWC cruising should be all about.

Glovebox with dual cup holder

Yamaha VX Cruiser

While the large capacity glovebox is handy for storing essential items, it also features a convenient dual cup holder. You and your passenger can enjoy your ride with refreshments close-to-hand.

Hydro-Turf® mats and re-boarding step

Yamaha VX Cruiser

The VX Cruiser welcomes you aboard with wide, slip resistant Hydro-Turf® mats. After you’ve been wakeboarding, skiing or swimming, a convenient re-boarding step makes it even easier to get in and out of the water.

Specifications

Yamaha VX Cruiser
Engine typeDOHC
SuperchargerNo
Displacement 1,052cc
Bore x stroke76.0 mm x 58.0 mm
Compression ratio11.4 : 1
Cooling systemWater-cooled
Pump type155 mm Axial Flow
Fuel Unleaded RegularGasoline
Fuel supply systemElectronic Fuel Injection
Fuel capacity60.0 litres
Lubrication systemDry sump
Oil capacity4.3 litres
Length3.27 m
Width1.17 m
Height1.16 m
Dry weight340 kg
Storage capacity57.0 litres
Rider capacity1-3 person
MSRP£ 8,699

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