Volvo Penta News

Volvo Penta’s new edition D13 IPS1350 now powering larger semi-displacement yachts

2020-01-15 The new edition Volvo Penta D13 propulsion system delivers the benefits of the Volvo Penta Inboard Performance System (IPS) to semi-displacement large yachts.

Volvo Penta D16 marine gensets power the award winning Sendo Liner

2019-12-16 Volvo Penta has contributed to a project with shipyard Concordia Damen and operator Sendo Shipping to deliver the first battery-hybrid inland barge – the Sendo Liner. Now the container ship has won the prestigious KNVTS Ship of the Year 2019 Maritime Award.

Silent and smooth shifting now standard across entire range of Volvo Penta Sterndrives

2019-12-11 Gasoline and D3 diesel engines are latest product lines to boost comfort with unique silent shift.Gasoline and D3 diesel engines are latest product lines to boost comfort with unique silent shift.

Doosan Bobcat India to launch Volvo Penta-powered air compressors

2019-12-10 Two new air compressors from Doosan Bobcat India are benefitting from fuel efficiency, productivity, reliability, long service intervals – as well as reduced noise and vibrations – thanks to Volvo Penta engines. The Doosan compressors will be used in a range of demanding applications, such as well drilling and mining.

Volvo Penta powers hybrid ferries in Scandinavia

2019-12-02 Norwegian boat yard GS Marine Production AS is in the process of building three hybrid and hybrid-ready ferries – all powered by Volvo Penta.

More than 100 customers guide Volvo Penta’s electric driver interface concept development

2019-11-19 Volvo Penta is developing a unique electric driver interface within its Glass Cockpit System to aid the shift into electric boating. The interface is designed to make the electric boating experience as easy as possible.

Volvo Penta’s IMO III solution propels the company on its WWF Climate Savers journey

2019-11-18 Volvo Penta is expanding its commitment to the WWF Climate Savers program by including its medium-duty engines. The marine D8 IMO III engine range will now be included in the company’s fuel-saving commitment.

Volvo Penta presents Stage V engines at Agritechnica 2019

2019-11-12 In recent years, Volvo Penta has established itself as a leading off-road engine manufacturer in the agricultural industry and has fast become a key OEM partner. At Agritechnica 2019, it will present its next generation of fuel-efficient Stage V engine solutions.

Volvo Penta Stage V D16 off-road engine providing high-power and reliability to ROPA harvesters

2019-11-11 Having been collaborating closely with Volvo Penta to field-test its new Stage V D16 engine, leading agriculture manufacturer ROPA is finding it is providing high-power and reliability to its Tiger 6 harvester.

Volvo Penta expands its commitment to the WWF Climate Savers program with Stage V engines

2019-11-07 Volvo Penta is scaling up its commitment to the WWF Climate Savers program by including its latest medium duty engine range. Boasting up to 5% in fuel consumption reduction with its Stage V engine range for off-road, Volvo Penta has taken yet another step in reducing its impact on the environment.