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Volvo Penta donates engines to disaster area

At a ceremony during this week at Volvo Penta’s plant in Wuxi, China, Volvo Penta donated a total of ten diesel engines to the disaster area in Southeast Asia.

Italian coastguard fits rigid inflatables with Volvo Penta engines

When the Italian coastguard invests in new rigid inflatable boats (RIBs), Volvo Penta provides the horsepower. A dozen Zodiac boats are to be fitted with the powerful Volvo Penta AD41 in a...

Volvo Penta expands plant in China

Volvo Penta is expanding its Chinese engine plant, resulting in an increase in production capacity to about 10,000 engines annually.

Success right from the start: World’s leading boatbuilders choose Volvo Penta IPS

Volvo Penta’s IPS system will receive its public launch at the London Boat Show. But many of the world’s leading boatbuilders are already convinced of its advantages. At least 15 different...

New technology revolutionizes boat life

Volvo Penta is now launching a new propulsion system for boats – the Volvo Penta IPS (Inboard Performance System). The new system make the future boats faster, stronger, quieter, cleaner and...

Volvo Penta IPS tested against conventional straight shaft 20 percent faster and 30 percent better fuel economy

How great is the difference between the IPS system and a conventional straight shaft installation? Volvo Penta installed IPS and a conventional straight straight shaft in two identical boats...

Volvo Penta revolutionizes the boat industry – again Boats of the future better in all respects with Volvo Penta’s new IPS system

Faster, stronger, more comfortable, more fuel-efficient and as easy to steer as an ordinary car. Boats of the future will be better in all respects – thanks to Volvo Penta’s revolutionary...

New IPS from Volvo Penta: Radical new thinking that will change the world of boating

Volvo Penta turned the propellers round – and discovered a whole new world. As a result, the boat industry is facing the greatest change since Volvo Penta launched its Aquamatic Drive in...