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Sherpa XL, the latest Volvo Penta powered explorer yacht

Mario De Camillis – Service Manager and Fleet Captain at Arcadia Yachts – tells us how Volvo Penta and Arcadia Yachts have come together to make the award-winning Sherpa XL the height of...

Setting new standards for high-speed vessels

Volvo Penta and Swedish boatbuilder Marell have joined forces to create the new Marell M15 patrol boat. Equipped with Volvo Penta’s latest D6 engine and DPI system, the vessel is tailor-made...

Volvo Penta Joins RK Power Generator in Puerto Rico for Technical Seminars on Generators

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – Sept. 11, 2019 – Volvo Penta of the Americas recently partnered with RK Power Generator Corporation to host technical courses on power generators in Puerto Rico in their...

Revealing electric sailing catamaran in Cannes

Offering an enhanced back-to-nature boating experience, Volvo Penta and Fountaine-Pajot are showcasing a concept electric sailing catamaran at the Cannes Yachting Festival 2019.

The largest superyacht connected to Volvo Penta Easy Connect

Italian boatbuilder Amer Yachts has installed Volvo Penta Easy Connect in their 94-foot superyacht, D’aria, making it the largest yacht to be connected to the app. The boat will be at The...

Volvo Penta of the Americas Takes to the Field in Student Educational Event that Mixes Football with Technology

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – Aug. 26, 2019 – To connect with the next young wave of technical talent, Volvo Penta of the Americas recently spoke with local students about the engineering behind its...

World debut of Volvo Penta’s new D4 and D6 packages at SIBS

Volvo Penta is unveiling its next-generation D4 & D6 propulsion packages to the public for the first time at this year’s Sydney International Boat Show (SIBS), taking place between 1st –...

New Aluminum Transporter in British Columbia Powered by Volvo Penta

Vessel Provides Vital Lifeline for Isolated First Nation Community

Belle Chasse Marine Transportation Repowering Fleet with Volvo Penta Diesels

Reliability, Power, Fuel Savings and Minimal Downtime Key Factors in Repower Decision.

Volvo Penta, ABB, and Chalmers studying fast charging at sea

Collaboration will assess possible solutions for fast charging in marine applications.

Volvo Penta-powered electric terminal tractor at TOC Europe

Volvo Penta is taking yet another step in its journey towards offering electrified power solutions by 2021 by presenting an emission-free terminal tractor featuring a Volvo Penta electric...

Volvo Penta’s IPS: a design gamechanger

Volvo Penta’s Inboard Performance System (IPS) stunned the boating world when it was first unveiled in 2005 – and it is still the benchmark for excellence in the industry. The company...

Volvo Penta & Azimut Yachts making waves in Times Square

Volvo Penta and Azimut Yachts are in New York City showcasing their marine masterpieces at an extension event of NYCxDESIGN.

D8 engine given heavy-duty 1-2 rating

Volvo Penta’s new D8 MH and MG is presented at the 2019 Norshipping show in Oslo. This all-new heavy-duty engine has significantly lower noise and vibration levels and is lighter without...

Volvo Penta launches IMO Tier III concept for D8 engines

Designed for heavy duty propulsion and genset applications, Volvo Penta has revealed a D8 engine and after treatment system that meets the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Tier III...

Volvo Penta gives D16 marine genset more spark

Responding to the trend for more electrical power for vessels’ auxiliary systems and hybrid drivelines, Volvo Penta has given its D16 genset a recharge.

Launching new generation of Electronic vessel control system

The sophisticated Electronic Vessel Control (EVC) System has been designed with the complete boat in mind. With an all- new electrical architecture, the upgraded EVC system (EVC2) offers new...

Volvo Penta unveils an upgraded IPS and DPI

Already market leaders, Volvo Penta has matched the latest in advanced engineering with customer feedback to propel its premium marine driveline systems into a new era of high performance,...

Volvo Penta D4 and D6 engines updated to deliver more power

Volvo Penta´s proven D4 and D6 marine engines get a full update that delivers more power, increased reliability and lower cost of ownership. Available from 150-480 hp.

Taking the first step on the journey to full automation

Since the live demo of its self-docking technology, Volvo Penta has received input from a wide range of stakeholders on how to evolve the concept. Based on this input, new functionality has...