Yamaha’s high-energy VXS is designed for enthusiasts who crave ultra-fast, affordable fun. The 1.8 liter normally aspirated High Output Yamaha Marine engine boasts the largest displacement in its class. It’s paired with an ultra-lightweight NanoXcel® hull for the most nimble, fuel-efficient ride in the high performance category. Beyond ultra-high performance, this machine delivers a price-to-value ratio that’s unmatched in the industry thanks to its low maintenance requirements, reliability and overall lower costs of operation. And for those who want to share the excitement with passengers, the VXS features a versatile three-up seat and a convenient tow hook for watersports towing.
|Beam||3 ft 10 in||Dry Weight||721 lb|
|Max Seating Capacity||3||Hull Material||Other|
|Hull Shape||Other||Fuel Capacity||15 gal|
Yamaha VXS Details
Designed to appeal to PWC racers and serious enthusiasts alike; the lightweight, agile VXR and VXS feature the latest engine and hull technology to deliver an athletically-challenging experience that hardcore riders have sorely missed for some time.
The offspring of the light, compact Yamaha VX Series and the ultra high-performance Yamaha FZ Series, these hyperactive WaveRunners® dominated the IJSBA racing scene in their freshman year, winning world and national titles. Sans the unwanted bells and whistles that do not add to the craft’s performance, the VXR and VXS are all about heart-pounding power, nimble closed-course handling, and race-tested reliability.
Powerful Yamaha 1.8L High Output Marine Engine
The heart of the Yamaha VXR and VXS is the industry’s first 1.8L marine engine that is the largest displacement motor ever designed for a personal watercraft. This normally-aspirated Yamaha marine engine produces awesome power, and when coupled with the ultra-light NanoXcel® hull and deck; delivers faster top-end speed than competing supercharged models. Still, this engine is also exceptionally fuel efficient and optimized to deliver the utmost performance using regular unleaded fuel.
Engine features include:
Yamaha NanoXcel Hull and Deck
The VXR and VXS feature the industry’s first and only nanotechnology-engineered hulls, decks, and liners that are the lightest and strongest in the market today. This is the same material featured on Yamaha’s flagship high-performance FZR and FZS models. The result is a state of the art watercraft that is quick, nimble, and with the balance and maneuverability that truly connects the rider to the machine.