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Some want to cross an ocean, some want to try the biggest yacht, some just want to spend time with their loved ones. Boating dreams are as different as people and we want to share those dreams. Stay tuned for more Boating Dreams episodes below!

Boating dreams episode 2

Episode 3: Volvo Ocean 65

Facing the force of nature

In this episode, skipper Dee Caffari shares her love and concern for the sea and the challenges she and her crew are facing in the world’s toughest sailing competition. For the sixth time, the sailing boats participating in the Volvo Ocean Race are equipped with Volvo Penta engines.

Amer 94

Episode 2: Amer 94

Full control over 94 feet

In this episode, we travel to Lipari island off the coast of Sicily, to visit Leonardo Bassilichi on his Amer 94 yacht. For Leonardo, one of the most crucial elements when investing in a new boat is to be able to drive it himself. The Volvo Penta IPS system made it possible for him to upgrade to a larger yacht and still be his own captain.

This is boating dreams

Episode 1: Sanlorenzo SX88

Behind the design

In this episode, Luca Santella, design development manager at the Italian shipyard Sanlorenzo, shares his boating dream about the new crossover yacht SX88. With more than 35 years’ experience of sailing on a professional level he has extensive knowledge and experience in life out at sea. But how does this reflect in the design of the boat?

This is boating dreams

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Boating dreams

Boating dreams are as different as people – and we want to highlight that belief. In the film series Boating Dreams, we meet different people who share their dreams about boats and life at sea. Stay tuned for more episodes!

Explore Our Yacht Offering

Volvo Penta’s yacht offering is based on our proven marine experience and expertise. With Easy Boating as our guiding light, we offer yacht owners all over the world the very best in engine and propulsion technology as well as accessories and additional options.

Volvo Penta IPS

A Proven Success

Volvo Penta IPS

Outstanding maneuverability and dependable power. Greater onboard comfort. And world-class fuel efficiency to match. Volvo Penta IPS is a true game changer that has improved the experience for yachts all over the world.

Volvo Penta IPS
Volvo Penta D13-IPS1350

Our most powerful engine yet

Volvo Penta D13-IPS1350

Versatile, compact and formidably powerful. The Volvo Penta D13-IPS1350 is the strongest engine in our IPS range, giving you a reliable and commanding experience at the helm. This engine is the natural choice for any yacht between 60–120 feet.

Volvo Penta D13-IPS1350
The Volvo Ocean Race 2017–2018

The Volvo Ocean Race 2017–2018

Powering the Volvo Ocean Race

The Volvo Ocean Race is the world’s longest professional sailing race and leading offshore sailing competition. For the sixth time, Volvo Penta is an official supplier to the Volvo Ocean Race, providing the sailing boats with both engine technology as well as engine maintenance and support.

Volvo Penta and the Volvo Ocean Race