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SŌLACE Boats and Volvo Penta Partner to Introduce New Center Console Boat with Diesel Aquamatic DPI Inboard System

(FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.) – Oct. 27, 2021 – Today, at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS), SŌLACE Boats unveiled its new 415CS center console powered by a fully integrated...

Volvo Penta’s off-road Stage V/Tier 4F D16 wins engine of the year award

Volvo Penta’s most powerful engine in the versatile range – the new Stage V/Tier 4F D16, TWD1683VE – has been awarded Diesel Progress Summit’s Engine of the Year Award (>175 hp). Thanks to...

Volvo Penta at Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the "Yachting Capital of the World" will host the 62nd annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show on October 27 - 31, 2021. FLIBS is the largest in-water boat...

Volvo Penta at the American Rental Association Show

The American Rental Association (ARA) will host its 65th annual trade show on October 17-20th, 2021, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Featuring rental-specific education, networking...

Volvo Penta at Utility Expo 2021

ICUEE is returning to the show floor this fall in Louisville, KY with a fresh new look and a new name: The Utility Expo. The three-day event will take place from September 28th-30th, 2021,...

Next-generation EVC extended to a broader range of vessels

Volvo Penta has improved the functionality and features of its next-generation Electronic Vessel Control (EVC 2) system and expanded the system to its complete marine leisure gasoline range...

Meet Us at Breakbulk

Breakbulk Americas, the largest trade event for the project cargo and breakbulk industry in the region, will be returning to in person on September 28th-30th, 2021 at the George R. Brown...

Volvo Penta at IBEX 2021

The International Boatbuilders’ Exhibition and Conference is returning to Florida for the 30th Anniversary of IBEX, after a year of having to cancel in-person events due to the COVID-19...

Rosenbauer and Volvo Penta Showcase Unconventional Approach to Fire Suppression at Mine Sites During 2021 MINExpo International

Vale will utilize the Rosenbauer PANTHER aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) vehicle, equipped with the Volvo Penta D16 700 hp engine, as its front-line fire truck at their Voisey’s Bay...

Meet us at Minexpo

MINExpo, the world’s largest mining event, will be back in person on September 13th-15th, 2021 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. More than 1,100 exhibitors from 30 countries around the...

Powering two-hybrid CTVs in the ultimate sea trial

MHO-Co’s two new crew transfer vessels (CTVs) – MHO Asgard and MHO Apollo – have been put through their paces, having traveled from China to Denmark. The 12,000 nautical mile journey was a...

Amer Yachts reveals new flagship powered by Volvo Penta IPS

A new charter yacht joins Amer’s impressive portfolio. The Amer 120 is the largest of its kind in the world to be powered by Volvo Penta IPS. But what makes Volvo Penta IPS so desirable for...

Enhancing Assisted Docking with Garmin camera technology

Volvo Penta & Garmin continue their long history of collaboration by making it possible to combine two independent systems – Volvo Penta Assisted Docking and Garmin Surround View Camera...

Revealing new IMO III solution at Cannes Yachting Festival

New IMO III emissions regulations, introduced for yachts, are a step forward towards increased sustainability. Volvo Penta reacts to this legislation by creating the reliable,...

Volvo Penta and Qamcom Group form the new start up: Cetasol

Volvo Penta and Qamcom Group form a start-up under the company name Cetasol. The new company is based on a spinoff from Volvo Penta and will be targeted to help commercial marine vessels...

E-driveline for the world's 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 acquires majority stake in 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.

Assisted Docking in Top Boating Products of the year

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – May 10, 2021 – Volvo Penta’s Assisted Docking technology has been honored among the top products of the year by Boating Industry magazine

Volvo Penta smooth the way for OEM electrification journeys

Emobility will play a key role in Volvo Penta’s mission to become a world leader in sustainable power solutions. The company aims to transform the off-road industry together with its...

Now taking orders on the full Stage V marine engine range

Volvo Penta has received Stage V certifications for Marine use for its D8 and D13 packages. The MBS “Zuiderdiep” becomes the first vessel to be equipped with Volvo Penta’s D13 Stage V marine...