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Up to 90 percent less NOx in new inland waterway tanker

This summer the MTS Duandra was launched in Benelux as the world’s first semi-hybrid inland waterway tanker built by Shipyard Trico B.V. This ship uses Volvo Penta diesel engines for both...

Volvo Penta in boats of the year

When the Italian leading boat magazine Vela e Motore appointed the prize Barca dell’anno (Boat of the Year) for 2012 – 11th edition, it was Volvo Penta power in four of five categories.

Volvo Penta’s V8-380 Wins 2012 IBEX Innovation Award

Volvo Penta’s recently launched new V8-380 sterndrive engine has been awarded a prestigious IBEX Innovation Award.

New V8-380 Packs Power into Advanced Technology Engine

Tough, fast and strong, the V8-380 marks new generation of high performing Volvo Penta V8 gasoline marine engines

Ron Huibers new president of Volvo Penta Americas

Ron Huibers has been appointed new president of Volvo Penta Americas. He succeeds Clint Moore who earlier announced he has decided to retire.

Volvo Penta creates the future helm stations

Car drivers start their engines, electrical systems and instruments with the single push of a button. In the boating world it’s not quite that simple – yet. Volvo Penta has started...

The new D4/D6 range from Volvo Penta – compliant with strict Tier 3 demands

The new limitations of emission standards put increased demands on marine engine manufacturers. Now, Volvo Penta’s world-leading D4/D6-series is compliant with Tier 3, the world’s strictest...

Volvo Penta helps Coast Guard save fuel

The first in a series of five very advanced Coast Guard vessels has reached its final port destination in Falkenberg at the West coast of Sweden.

Volvo Penta to supply engines to airport fire-fighting vehicles

Volvo Penta is to supply engines for a number of airport fire-fighting vehicles from the company Rosenbauer. This entails a strengthening of the Volvo Group’s cooperation with Rosenbauer,...

New technology for cleaner boating in China

Today, when the China International Boat Show opens in Shanghai, Volvo Penta will be presenting the marine industry’s strongest product range. Extending the use of Volvo Penta’s...

News at Intermat 2012

In conjunction with the Intermat exhibition in Paris Volvo Penta presents three press releases including both product and business news.

Kåre Jonsson appointed Group Senior Specialist

Volvo Penta´s engineer Kåre Jonsson has been appointed Group Senior Specialist within the Volvo Group for his unique propeller competencies.

Volvo Penta in Princess Yachts’ new V39

Princess Yachts is returning to the market for boats under 40 feet with the V39 and diesel engines that are designed to produce world-class acceleration and fuel economy.

Proven engines evolve further

In 2014, the Volvo Penta engine range for off-road applicatons will stand ready to meet the stringent Tier 4 Final/Stage 4 emission standards.

SCR paves the way for Tier 4 Final.

Volvo Penta relies on well-tried technology to meet tomorrow’s environmental demands.

Keep it simple!

Volvo Penta announces Tier 4 Final/Stage 4 – with the same technology as in 2011.

Soon seven hundred – and growing.

A continuously expanding service/dealer network is a vital part of Volvo Penta Industrial’s products.

Volvo Penta Industrial aims higher.

With its world-leading position as supplier of engines and power systems for industrial applications, Volvo Penta Industrial has an even stronger position in sight. And it’s all about...