Volvo Penta today announced three key appointments to the newly formed Volvo Penta Region Americas organizational structure.
Volvo Penta’s premium power for the marine professional was selected for the main propulsion system in the new tugboat Ted Kayser, which is being christened this month on the New Orleans waterfront.
This summer the MTS Duandra was launched in Benelux as the world’s first semi-hybrid inland waterway tanker built by Shipyard Trico B.V. This ship uses Volvo Penta diesel engines for both propulsion and generator set that helps to reduce emissions significantly.
Volvo Penta is providing the engines, drives and dynamic positioning systems for a new class of support vessels for the America’s Cup racing events.
The Volvo Group will contribute $100,000 in support of Hurricane Sandy disaster relief efforts by the American Red Cross, the City of New York, and the City of Allentown, PA.
When the Italian leading boat magazine Vela e Motore appointed the prize Barca dell’anno (Boat of the Year) for 2012 – 11th edition, it was Volvo Penta power in four of five categories.
Following a successful launch to boat builders and dealers, Volvo Penta today unveiled the state-of-the art V8-380 to consumers at the Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show.
Volvo Penta’s recently launched new V8-380 sterndrive engine has been awarded a prestigious IBEX Innovation Award.
Tough, fast and strong, the V8-380 marks new generation of high performing Volvo Penta V8 gasoline marine engines.
Cleanest engine ever from Volvo Penta, the V8-225 combines the fuel economy of a V6 with high altitude power, durability and class leading acceleration.