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Supercharged Race Technology

GP1800®R SVHO®

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Seating capacity
1-3 persons
Dry weight
772 LBS
Fuel capacity
18.5 GAL

Integrated Speakers

The GP1800R SVHO is also available with factory installed, integrated speakers for a clean look that’s ready to roll.

The Pro's Choice

All new for 2021, the GP1800R SVHO is the Choice of Champions, representing the #1 race series in the world, and it's race ready right out of the box.

2021 GP1800R SVHO feature marine speaker

Custom Integrated GP Audio System

Optional factory-installed audio system that sounds as good as it looks. Package includes twin, 4½ inch waterproof marine speakers, integrated 2 channel (50 watts per channel) amplifier, easy access control pad and an integrated low-voltage regulator to protect the battery.

2021 GP1800R SVHO feature auto strim steering

Competition Steering and handlebars

New, adaptable steering system with tilt-adjustable, exposed race design handlebars.

2021 GP1800R SVHO feature jet pump upgrade

New Intake Grate and Upgraded Jet Pump

Allows less turbulent water to flow through the jet pump. The result is better acceleration and less cavitation in choppy water conditions.

2021 GP1800R SVHO features connext screen 2

Connext® LCD Screen

All-new on the GP Series, the Connext® LCD screen features Drive Control for customizing your ride, and provides all vital display functions, and security mode to prevent unauthorized use.

2021 GP1800R SVHO feature hull design

All-new Hull and Deck Design

The new deck design delivers improved ergonomics with deeper, wider, self-draining footwells and a new seat design that improves knee grip and overall comfort.

2021 GP1800R SVHO feature svho marine engine

SVHO® Engine

Yamaha 1.8L supercharged, Super Vortex High Output Marine engine delivers more power and torque than any WaveRunner before it.

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GP Series Reviews

2020 GP Greenhulk Review

The new GP features an all new top deck design with deeper, wider, self-draining footwells. This new top deck gives us much better rider ergonomics and a muscular looking performance inspired look. If you look at the side profile, it has styling cues that look to be a mix of the old GP1300R and the FZ, I absolutely love the look!

- GreenHulk.net

2021 GP Watercraft Journal

The Watercraft Journal was invited to test ride the new GP1800R SVHO…The acceleration, mid-range pull, and mid-corner throttle of the new GP has been greatly improved thanks to several changes made to the craft’s hookup and cavitation mitigation. For 2021, Yamaha’s engineers have remastered its almost superhuman GP1800R muscle craft by improving on weight distribution, acceleration and cornering.

- Kevin Shaw, Watercraft Journal

2021 GP Boating Mag Review

Overall this PWC is one of the most fun things you can do on the water you pull the throttle and you just have to hang on whether you're on the closed course or you're out just racing with your buddies.

- Craig Kotilinek, Boating Magazine

2021 GP Personal Watercraft Review

The 2021 model year is shaping up to be a big one for Yamaha WaterCraft, with changes coming to the VX line, GP models, EX additions…and yes, the introduction of the brand’s first four-stroke SuperJet. 

- Jeff Hemmel, PersonalWatercraft.com 

2021 GP Boattest Review

2021, the GP Series has a new deck design, tilt-adjustable handlebars and the Connext helm control with the LCD display.

- BoatTEST.com

2021 GP Prorider Review

The supercharged Yamaha GP1800R® SVHO and normally-aspirated GP1800R HO are the epitome of today's high-performance racecraft. 

- Prorider Magazine

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