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Volvo Penta expands its DPI Aquamatic sterndrive to a wider range of vessels

Volvo Penta’s award-winning DPI Aquamatic sterndrive is now on the market as a triple installation. This new setup will allow larger boats – in the marine commercial and leisure sectors – to...

Volvo Penta starts production of E-driveline for worlds first serial electric fire truck

Volvo Penta has commenced production of bespoke electric drivelines for leading fire service vehicle manufacturer Rosenbauer’s pioneering fire truck, named “Revolutionary Technology” (RT).

Volvo Penta and Nimbus in a joint collaboration to support diversity and inclusion at Scandinavian Mixed 2021

The Scandinavian Mixed golf tournament takes place at Vallda Golf & Country Club outside of Gothenburg on June 10-14, featuring female and male players with equal chances to win. Volvo Penta...

Volvo Penta acquires majority stake in marine battery systems pioneer ZEM AS

Volvo Penta is expanding its capabilities, experience, and range by becoming the majority shareholder of Norwegian marine battery and electric driveline solutions supplier ZEM AS.

Five powerful upgrades to Volvo Pentas new Stage V Tier 4F D16 engine

Earlier this year, Volvo Penta launched its new Stage V/Tier 4F certified D16 off-road engine – the company’s most powerful versatile engine to date. This 16-liter engine has been designed...

Latest Stories

A powerful partnership: Volvo Penta and ZEM come together to drive marine electrification

Last week, we made an exciting announcement about expanding our electromobility capabilities, experience, and range through the acquisition of the Norwegian company, ZEM AS. Here I share...

Volvo Penta extends its Glass Cockpit offering with three new displays

Volvo Penta, together with Garmin, has extended its Glass Cockpit offering with a new range of displays that come in 7", 9", and 12" sizes.

Boating Industry Recognizes Volvo Penta Assisted Docking in Top Boating Products of the Year

Volvo Penta’s Assisted Docking technology has been honored among the top products of the year by Boating Industry magazine. The top 50 boating products appeared in the May issue of the...

Superior maneuverability and comfort: Bravada Yachts selects Volvo Penta as propulsion provider

Luxury houseboat manufacturer Bravada Yachts, Arizona, USA, selected Volvo Penta as the propulsion provider of choice for its new Atlas V Series 80 x 22 custom lake houseboat, “Invictus.”...

Safe, comfortable, and fuel-efficient: Volvo Penta IPS is the pilot's choice

We take a closer look at three pilot boats – operating in China, Norway, and the USA – all powered by Volvo Penta Inboard Performance System (IPS). How does one system perform in drastically...