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The new Mangusta GranSport 33 powered by Volvo Penta’s latest edition D13 IPS1350

The new Mangusta GranSport 33 is one of the first large yachts to benefit from the new semi-planing edition of Volvo Penta IPS1350.

Electromobility in the off-road industry

Electrification brings many benefits to off-road machines such as zero exhaust emissions, improved efficiency and significantly reduced noise levels, so why aren’t we seeing more of them...

Copenhagen’s new high-speed firefighting vessel powered by Volvo Penta IPS

Volvo Penta and Danish boatbuilder Tuco Marine Group have partnered up to create a unique high-speed firefighting vessel that will join the Greater Copenhagen Fire Department.

New Invictus TT460 powered by Volvo Penta: High performance has never been so comfortable

Italian boatbuilder Invictus Yacht launches the new Invictus TT460 powered by Volvo Penta’s latest D6 IPS package – offering a new level of speed and maneuverability without compromising on...

Volvo Penta electric driveline is a game-changer for the fire truck of the future

Volvo Penta has developed an electric driveline for leading fire service vehicle manufacturer Rosenbauer’s pioneering fire truck, enabling an innovative new solution with zero exhaust...

Stockholm Police’s high-speed patrol boat finds perfect partner in Volvo Penta power

With almost a quarter of Sweden’s population and thousands of islands to protect, Stockholm’s Maritime Police Section has its work cut out. Helping it keep watch day and night is a...

Behind the scenes of Volvo Penta’s D8 genset engine development project where engineers took power generation to the next level!

Volvo Penta engineers spent three years developing, testing and optimizing the new D8 Stage II and Stage IIIA/Tier 3 genset engine to ensure it delivered industry-leading power density, low...

Heléne Mellquist appointed President of Volvo Penta

Heléne Mellquist has been appointed President of Volvo Penta and member of the Volvo Group Management Team.

Essential vessel repowered with Volvo Penta IPS amid lockdown

Northern Offshore Services (NOS) vessel - The M/V Traveller – underwent a major upgrade that lengthened, repowered and modernized the crew transfer vessel. Now powered by Volvo Penta’s...

Volvo Penta Debuts Digital Product Showcase at Virtual Palm Beach International Boat Show

Volvo Penta will feature its latest engines, drive systems and integrated propulsion solutions at the Virtual Palm Beach International Boat Show, which opens Thursday, May 14.

Volvo withdraws from Conexpo over virus concerns

All business areas within the Volvo Group have jointly decided to not attend Conexpo-Con/Agg 2020 due to the outbreak and continuing concerns relating to the Coronavirus Covid-19.

Richard Sears lives his dream studying Blue Whales

Richard Sears – President of Mingan Island Cetacean Study (MICS) has been studying Blue Whales off of Canada’s St Lawrence coast for more than 40 years. But how do you go about collecting...

Volvo Penta powers a fleet of boats in South America’s demanding Beagle Channel

The company, Los Yámanas S.A. – who offers sea excursions in the Beagle Channel – is using Volvo Penta Inboard Performance System (IPS) to power two of their tour boats. Operating in one of...

Volvo Penta presents new D8 genset engine at Middle East Energy

Volvo Penta is strengthening its product portfolio with the launch of the new D8 Stage II and Stage IIIA/Tier 3 power generation engine. The 8-litre engine is making its trade show debut at...

Volvo Penta expands genset range with D8 Stage II and Stage IIIA/Tier 3 engine

Volvo Penta is launching a new addition to its genset product portfolio, the D8 Stage II and Stage IIIA/Tier 3 engine. The 8-litre power generation engine offers industry-leading power...

Volvo Penta Begins Production of Seven Marine Outboards in Tennessee

Today Volvo Penta announced the start of production and assembly of Seven Marine outboards at the organization’s wholly-owned facility in Lexington, Tennessee. As of January 2020, the entire...

Volvo Penta receives innovation award for its DPI drive

Volvo Penta has won a prestigious innovation award for its DPI driveline at the Dusseldorf International Boat Show.

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

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

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...

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

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