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Volvo Penta launches its most powerful ever marine engine

An exciting milestone has been reached by Volvo Penta as it launches a new 1000hp 13-liter engine. Owners of large yachts will be able to benefit from its exceptional qualities, for better...

Advanced Volvo Penta IPS pod is updated to match the company’s most powerful new engine

Volvo Penta has augmented its Inboard Performance System (IPS) pod design, to match the class-leading performance of its latest and most powerful diesel engine – the D13-1000.

Riviera launches Belize motor yacht with new and most powerful Volvo Penta IPS

Premium yacht-builder, Riviera, unveils details of its new Belize 66 motor yacht, to a global audience at the Sydney International Boat Show. The vessel is powered by the new D13-IPS1350 –...

Perfecting the art of yacht-building with Grand Banks, Palm Beach and Volvo Penta

Prestigious boat-builders, Grand Banks Yachts and Palm Beach Motor Yachts, are moving into new territory as their latest vessels are installed with Volvo Penta’s landmark 1000hp engine.

Volvo Penta becomes majority owner of innovative outboard motor manufacturer Seven Marine

Volvo Penta has signed an agreement to become the major owner of innovative premium outboard motor manufacturer, Seven Marine, enabling the Swedish company to extend its scope of...

Volvo Penta extends its Stage V offer with a higher output for its latest D11 engine

Volvo Penta is announcing a higher power output for its latest 11-liter diesel engine, to run at 315 kW – up from 285 kW when it was initially revealed – to provide an even more...

BB Green electric commuter ferry awarded electric and hybrid propulsion system of the year

The BB Green electric commuter ferry by Green City Ferries has been awarded the ‘electric and hybrid propulsion system of the year’ at the Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo Conference...

Family tree for forestry

With half a century of forestry expertise, Swedish company Nitta Rundvirke is keen to increase its fleet of machines powered by Volvo Penta.

Wood-chipping efficiency is a global hit

Innovation in the forestry industry by German OEM Albach sees its wood-chipper, powered by Volvo Penta, become a global success.

Volvo Penta unveils the next engine in its Stage V range

Volvo Penta is revealing a new 8-liter diesel engine with aftertreatment system as the next model in its EU Stage V range. It is part of the full spectrum of Stage V D5, D8, D11, D13 and D16...

Shaping the future at Elmia Wood

Volvo Construction Equipment, Volvo Penta, and Volvo Trucks – are joining forces to show that they provide an all-round offer for forestry customers, at Elmia Wood international forestry...

Evolving relationship for greater sustainability with Eco Log and Volvo Penta

The continuing success of Volvo Penta engines in Eco Log machinery leads to new models and brings enhanced benefits for customers and the environment.

Testing the waters with Volvo Penta’s IMO Tier III solution

The Master of a marine survey boat confirms excellent results during field testing for Volvo Penta’s new IMO Tier III solution.

Volvo Penta launches IMO Tier III concept

New IMO Tier III concept is revealed for the marine sector at the Nor-Shipping international exhibition and conference in Norway, ahead of further regulations coming into force in Europe.

Volvo Penta engines ready for another lap around the world in the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18

For the sixth time, Volvo Penta is an official supplier to the Volvo Ocean Race, providing each of the Volvo Ocean 65 sailing boats with a D2-75 engine with Saildrive, hands-on engine...

New Rosenbauer aircraft rescue and firefighting vehicle is powered by Volvo Penta

PANTHER is among the first aircraft rescue and firefighting trucks in North America to meet EPA Tier 4 Final emissions specifications.

Volvo Penta sees its first engines produced in India come off the production line

Volvo Penta engines have been manufactured in India for the first time, at a new dedicated production line at the VE Powertrain (VEPT) plant. The company is ready to serve Indian customers...

Volvo Penta launches new website

Volvo Penta has launched a new website to improve users’ online experience. The innovative marine and industrial products manufacturer is making it easier for customers to engage digitally...

Volvo Penta engines power China’s national electricity grids

Volvo Penta is supplying high volumes of engines to OEM Shanghai Cooltech to produce gensets for two national electricity grid systems in China. A rise in the number of units supplied...

Bellcraft pilot boat powered by Volvo Penta IPS is welcomed in Sicily

The busy Strait of Messina which separates the island of Sicily from the Italian mainland is now home to a new pilot boat, manufactured by Bellcraft and powered by Volvo Penta’s Inboard...