We pulled Yamaha team rider Danny Hampson all around the lake behind the 242X for wakeboard, wakeskate and wakesurf sets, and the experience was more than impressive. You still have to get used to the subtle differences between driving this boat and driving a V-drive, but overall we were pretty blown away.
Yamaha WaterCraft received two Neptune awards for its email marketing program and lead nurture system from the Marine Marketers of America (MMA).
Yamaha's 2016 190 FSH, 242 Limited S E-Series and 242X E-Series are featured videos in Boating Magazine's annual buyer's guide.
2015 Pro Wakeskater of the Year Danny Hampson Teams Up with Yamaha WaterCraft and the New Yamaha 242X E-Series Wake Boat
World-renowned professional wakeskater Danny Hampson is joining Yamaha WaterCraft as the company’s first sponsored wakesports athlete. Hampson, who was recently named the 2015 Pro Wakeskater of the Year by Wakeboarding® magazine, will help Yamaha promote its new 242X E-Series wakesports boat.
Yamaha pioneered the stern-lounge configuration, taking full advantage of the space gained by using low-profile jet-propulsion engines, and this year’s 242 Limited S shows even more refinement.