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    Video: The 550-Horsepower Turbo-Powered FXR500 Is a Beautiful Thing

    What do you get when you combine Japanese engineering, American build-quality and German precision? You get a Yamaha WaveRunner making more horsepower than some of the world’s fastest sports cars. That’s what. We only recently heard of CMJ4Tec (Custom Made Jetski) and their 500-plus-horsepower Yamaha FXR500. Although recently featured in a copy of Jet Ski […]

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    Wow, that thing is nasty in the video....

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    Wow...And the million dollar question. .. How much?

    Who was that test rider??..that guy can carve buoys like a knife...very impressed!

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    I believe there isn't a cement price as the shop offers so many different combinations with varying pricetags. It's not like walking into a McDonald's and ordering a Big Mac combo. Did you see the option for FOUR THROTTLE BODIES? Or the 164mm twin prop pump? These dudes are serious.

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    Saw on FB someone said that it was N Ruis...I believe that...the ski looked like it was going 80 into those turns..

    Gonna have to sell a kidney to afford that beast...

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    The video said it was filmed in Thailand somewhat recently and Nicolas Rius was prepping for racing in the Hahn this past weekend. I don't think it was Rius. Nevertheless, that thing is a machine.

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    the speeds it reaches in the back straight away are insane, what a bad ass machine, hydrodrag killer for sure


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    Just when the SVHO isn't [email protected]$$ enough.

    That video is ruthless. Sounds mean, goes like a rocket and cuts so well. Impressive.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jetdave56 View Post
    Saw on FB someone said that it was N Ruis...I believe that...the ski looked like it was going 80 into those turns..
    FYI, the pilot on the FXR500 was Phil Pope.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rustymuscle View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by jetdave56 View Post
    Saw on FB someone said that it was N Ruis...I believe that...the ski looked like it was going 80 into those turns..
    FYI, the pilot on the FXR500 was Phil Pope.
    Yep KEV ...

    JET SKI INTERNATIONAL has an interview with the designers ,engineers and Mr. Pope and a little more "teaser" footage of this monster..

    http://www.cmj4tec.com/

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