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Volvo Penta puts heart and soul into one-design boats

Together, the Volvo Ocean 65 Class racing boats formed the first fleet in the history of the Volvo Ocean Race to have the same design, the same engine and the same level of service through...

Volvo Penta pilots the way

Despite the conservative reputation of the pilot boat industry, Pilotage de la Seine, a French pilot boat station, decided to think outside the box and install Volvo Penta IPS in two of its...

A new fit for Volvo Penta in agriculture

Volvo Penta continues to win new agricultural customers, as more and more manufacturers discover how well suited the company’s engines are to agriculture applications. The latest partnership...

Smooth sailing with Volvo Penta

The saying goes, “If it's not broken, don't fix it.” Since the revolutionary launch of the original Volvo Penta Saildrive, already well ahead of its time in 1973, hardly anything has changed...

Service at sea

One of the world’s most thrilling sporting events, the Volvo Ocean Race, draws to a close this week in Gothenburg, Sweden. As the traveling engine expert for the race, Volvo Penta’s Magnus...

Full speed ahead with Volvo Penta quad IPS

Volvo Penta’s IPS drive system celebrated a decade in production this year — coinciding with the inaugural launch of the Volvo Penta IPS quad commercial installation in four Njord Offshore...

The future of container handling is here

Volvo Penta and long-time partner Kalmar, together with transmission specialist Dana Rexroth Transmission Systems, are taking the ‘next great leap’ in reachstackers: a 45-ton unit whose...

Volvo Penta’s Norwegian success

Proving the versatility of its line of marine commercial engines, Volvo Penta has expanded its reach in Norway, working with a number of customers in a variety of marine-based applications.

Hybrid power — from bridge to propeller

Volvo Penta has announced an agreement to work on diesel electric projects with Callenberg Technology Group — furthering its commitment to providing sustainable power solutions. Volvo Penta...

Volvo Penta lights the way at Losail

The Losail International Circuit in Doha, Qatar, is home to some of the world’s most exciting sporting events. And putting the power behind Losail’s renowned, high-octane nighttime races is...

Volvo Penta of the Americas Names New Vice President for Industrial Sales

Volvo Penta of the Americas has named Darren Tasker as vice president for Industrial Sales.

A cut above

Volvo Penta has long been a leader in innovative marine engines and systems. With its groundbreaking Volvo Penta IPS and sterndrive systems, the company effectively revolutionized boating....

Volvo Penta Forward Drive named one of top boating products of the year

Boating Industry, the monthly U.S. boating business magazine, has selected Volvo Penta’s Forward Drive (FWD) as one of the top products of the year.

Volvo Penta offers extended fitted-parts warranty

Volvo Penta has doubled the warranty on Genuine Volvo Penta Parts and Accessories that are purchased and installed at a Volvo Penta dealer — creating even better protection for customers.

Volvo Penta hits the road with BBA Pumps

Volvo Penta and BBA Pumps have partnered together on a special fuel-efficient high-flow pump unit used in a major Dutch highway project.

Volvo Penta flexes its muscles at Intermat 2015

Volvo Penta is exhibiting at Intermat, showing off two new diesel engines and showcasing the power of the Volvo Group on its joint stand with sister companies Volvo Construction Equipment...

Volvo Penta and McCloskey join forces in crushing and screening

Volvo Penta has announced a new partnership with the world’s largest independent crushing and screening company, McCloskey International.

Volvo Penta set to light up Middle East Electricity

Demonstrating its commitment to and knowledge of the Middle East powergen market, Volvo Penta is visiting Dubai’s Middle East Electricity March 2-4 and emphasizing its engines and extensive...

Volvo Penta Unveils Forward Drive Innovation

A revolutionary new concept in marine propulsion, the first Volvo Penta Forward Drive (FWD), debuted at an exclusive event at the Miami International Boat Show.