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    2013 vs 2014 vx cruiser

    Hi everyone

    I have a 2013 VX Cruiser and looking to buy a second pwc. I would like the same pwc so they can have the same speed, mpg etc but I want to buy new. The 2014 looks like the same pwc but a little lighter. I would think this wouldn't make a difference but the reviews say mpg gets worse:

    2014 -
    Best cruise for the Yamaha VX Cruiser (2014-) is 32.8 MPH (52.8 KPH), and the boat gets 8.85 miles per gallon (MPG)

    2013 -
    Best cruise for the Yamaha VX Cruiser (2012-2013) is 31.2 mph (50.2 kph), and the boat gets 10.21 miles per gallon (mpg)

    These numbers seem huge at 10% and the lighter ski gets worse mpg? Maybe their tests are way off?


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    Yamaha used their nano excel hull material on this years vx models to trim off 65 pounds.

    They said it would be 23% more fuel efficient, so I'm not really sure about the mpg difference.
    Last edited by Bryan; 05-14-2014 at 12:23 AM.

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