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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 to Showcase Advanced Engineering and Easy Boating Innovations in Miami

This week in Miami, Volvo Penta will be displaying an array of Easy Boating solutions aimed at creating the ultimate onboard experience regardless of propulsion type. The company will...

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...

Avalon and Volvo Penta “Change the Toon” of Boating with New Waketoon Surf Series

Powered by Volvo Penta Forward Drive, new Avalon watercraft combines comfort of a performance pontoon and surfing capabilities of a wakesurf boat

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.