2022 VX Cruiser HO
2022 VX Cruiser HO - Luxury for less
The 2022 VX Cruiser HO (High Output) is Yamaha’s number one selling personal watercraft globally, combining big horsepower performance with cutting edge technologies and features, in an extremely versatile and affordable package.
This craft comes with the industry’s largest displacement and most reliable 1.8 Litre High Output marine engine for unbelievable power and speed, theatre style bolstered seat for ultimate riding comfort for up to three people, 2 pull-up cleats for easy tie ups to docks and other craft.
Above the water line the VX deck delivers
improved rider ergonomics and comfort with deep and wide, self-draining footwells and a seat profile that is 4 centimetres narrower than its predecessor.
The dashboard comes with a 4.3” Connext LCD display with customisable speed and PIN security controls, a multi-mount system for attaching your favourite digital accessories, a user-friendly and water resistant storage space for packing all your gear, food and essentials, and a feature packed glove box with charging ports and LED lighting.
If you are looking for a extreme power and heaps of features in a mid-sized personal watercraft package, then the VX Cruiser HO is the WaveRunner for you.
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|Dry Weight (kg)
|4 Stroke, 4 Cyl, 1.8 Litre High Output Marine Engine
|Bore & Stroke (mm)
|86 x 78
|11.0 : 1
|Low-maintenance. Open Looped Cooling
|155mm High-Pressure Axial Flow
|Electronic Fuel Injection
|Fuel Tank (L)
|Storage Capacity (L)
Naturally Aspirated 1.8 Litre High Output Engine
The four-cylinder, 1812cc High Output Yamaha engine and 155mm high-pressure jet pump, deliver the largest water displacement of any craft in its class. This naturally aspirated engine delivers race performance acceleration, high-end speeds, outstanding fuel economy, low noise and reduced emissions.
Connext® Helm Control
The VX Series, now features modern dash instrumentation including Yamaha’s 4.3” Connext Helm Control with a multi-color LCD display. A touchpad control that is mounted next to the steering column provides convenient access to the Connext system’s many functions. These include a PIN code security system that eliminates the need for an external remote fob, and DRIVE Control that allows you to set top speeds at different increments along with other speed settings. *Overseas model shown
Theatre Style Cruiser Seat
The luxury, theatre-style seat is designed to provide plush accommodations for all-day riding, for up to three persons. The narrower seat profile is ergonomically designed, textured and bolstered for improved grip and comfort. Separation of the front and rear sections makes maintenance and access to under-seat storage easy.
Hull and Deck
The deck design delivers improved ergonomics with deeper, wider, self-draining footwells and a seat profile that is 4 centimetres narrower than previous models. This seat design improves knee grip and overall comfort, especially for smaller size riders.
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The multi-mount system makes it easy to affix your favourite digital accessories, such as phone, action camera, GPS, fish finder or speakers. Mounts sold separately. *Overseas model shown
2 Handy Pull-Up Cleats
Two pull-up cleats are located on either side of the craft, making it easy to secure the craft to docks, pontoons or other water vessels.
Self Draining Footwells
The VX Series feature's self-draining footwells to prevent water pooling, including while in storage. *Previous year model shown
Large Storage Capacity
The VX comes with heaps of storage including a large bow storage compartment with space for a dedicated cooler bag, a watertight glove box and water resistant storage under the seat. *Previous year model shown
Feature Packed Glove Box
The large VX glove box provides16.5 litres of useable storage, it also includes a dedicated area for your phone, dedicated USB and 12V power outlets and blue LED illumination to make finding your personal belongings easier. *Previous year model shown
Large Rear Platform
Roomy and comfortable, the large rear platform is the ideal place for soaking up the surroundings, getting in and out of the water or simply doing nothing at all. The decking platform is fitted with Hydro-Turf mats for optimum looks, grip and comfort. *Previous year model shown
The VX Cruiser HO includes twin reboarding handles and an extra-deep ergonomically designed soft-touch reboarding step, making climbing back on board extra easy and safe. *Previous year model shown
Cruise Assist / No Wake Mode
Find the perfect towing speed and easily navigate "no wake" zones. *Overseas colour shown
Lightweight NanoXcel Material
Yamaha's NanoXcel® lightweight material reduces the weight of the hull, deck and liner by 25%, delivering improved acceleration, fuel economy, top-end speed and handling. The gem-like finish reduces surface tension on the water, for a more agile and responsive ride.
RiDE Dual Control System
Yamaha’s patented RiDE is the world's first dual throttle handlebar control system, that makes handling easy, fun and intuitive. Pull the right lever to accelerate and the left lever to decelerate and for reverse. Release both levers, or in any combination, and the system reacts with precise control. *Overseas colour shown
70 Litre Fuel Capacity
Packed with 70 litres of fuel capacity, the VX WaveRunner series mean business. A big fuel tank capacity and exceptional efficiency means you spend less time filling up and more time out on the water. *Overseas model colour shown.
Integrated Dual Mirrors
Incorporating Yamaha’s trademark compact and edgy design styling, the integrated mirrors not only look good but aid rider visual awareness and overall safety. *Overseas model shown.
The strong tow hook allows the craft to securely tow an inflatable tube, wake boarder or skier for additional on-water thrills and spills. *Previous year model shown.
Open Loop Cooling System
All Yamaha WaveRunners utilise an open loop cooling system, as used by 99% of marine manufacturers. This system is proven to be the most effective, reliable and maintenance free solution for marine environments, which means less maintenance, costs and time off the water.
3 Year Standard Warranty
All new WaveRunners purchased through an authorised Yamaha dealer come with our 2 + 1 (3) Year Standard Factory Warranty. With the confidence of the industry’s most reliable brand behind you, you can kick-back and enjoy your time on the water. *Recreational use only.