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Cranchi and Volvo Penta celebrate their 50-year relationship

Distinguished Italian yacht-builder, Cranchi, and Volvo Penta have had a strong partnership for fifty years.

Volvo Penta reveals new 5 and 13-liter engines for Stage V

New 5 and 13-liter engines with complementary aftertreatment systems are being revealed for the first time at Agritechnica, a leading international trade fair for agricultural machinery.

Cheoy Lee repowers latest flybridge yacht with highest performance Volvo Penta IPS

Starting in December, Cheoy Lee will offer its Bravo 72 yacht with Volvo Penta IPS1350.

Power for the people in the Volvo Pavilion at the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18

As the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 gets underway, Volvo Penta’s power generation engines get to work in powering the Volvo Pavilion.

Going to extremes for the Volvo Ocean Race with Volvo Penta’s D2-75 engine

As the action for the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 gets underway, Volvo Penta’s D2-75 engines are ready for a tough challenge.

Volvo Penta delivers worldwide engineering expertise for the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18

Volvo Penta’s Johannes Karlsson will be a busy man for the next eight months. He is the technical support engineer for the Volvo Ocean Race – delivering both on-site and on-call engine...

Volvo Penta’s next generation gasoline engines power RIBs in the Volvo Ocean Race

Volvo Penta’s V6-280 engine is powering the sailing teams’ RIBs in the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18.

Amer repowers 94-foot yacht with Volvo Penta D13-IPS1350 for longer cruising range

Prestigious ship-builder Amer Yachts is revealing its new 94ft model, repowered with Volvo Penta’s strongest ever IPS, the D13-IPS1350. The latest IPS package will enable customers to cruise...

Volvo Penta extends its Yacht Series Support for vessels powered by the new D13-IPS1350

Exclusive service through Yacht Series Support has been expanded to cover vessels powered by the company’s new and highest performance model from the Volvo Penta IPS range, the D13-IPS1350....

Sanlorenzo reveals new ‘crossover’ yacht powered by Volvo Penta IPS

Yacht-builder Sanlorenzo has chosen to embark on a new collaboration with Volvo Penta, in confirming that an Inboard Performance System (IPS) model is an ideal choice for its new ‘crossover’...

Volvo Penta Boating Dreams: new web series explores the dreams at sea

Volvo Penta is launching a new online film series, ‘Boating Dreams’. In the series, people from the world of boating share their dreams about life on the water.

A new era in yachting with Volvo Penta

Premium engine and propulsion system manufacturer, Volvo Penta, is revealing its new D13-IPS1350 to a European market for the first time at the Cannes Yachting Festival. Thanks to its...

Volvo Penta launches a brand tagline - Celebrating the human side of power and respect for the elements

“We spin, roll, propel, lift and power those who move with the elements. This is what we stand for at Volvo Penta. This is who we are,” says Kina Wileke, senior vice president, brand,...

Amer Yachts builds unique superyacht powered by Volvo Penta IPS

Luxury boat-builder Amer Yachts has created an exclusive superyacht of 110 feet – the largest ever to be powered by Volvo Penta’s Inboard Performance System (IPS).

Absolute launches flagship Navetta 73 yacht with Volvo Penta’s latest IPS

Italian yacht-builder Absolute is revealing its new vessel, the Navetta 73, at the Cannes Yachting Festival. The yacht is powered by Volvo Penta’s new, highest performance model from the...

Volvo Penta’s strongest ever Inboard Performance System repowers Azimut Yachts 77S

One of Europe’s leading yacht-builders, Azimut, is offering customers better performance than ever before on its 77S model, in selecting Volvo Penta’s latest propulsion package from the...

Volvo Penta launches its most powerful ever marine engine

An exciting milestone has been reached by Volvo Penta as it launches a new 1000hp 13-liter engine. Owners of large yachts will be able to benefit from its exceptional qualities, for better...

Advanced Volvo Penta IPS pod is updated to match the company’s most powerful new engine

Volvo Penta has augmented its Inboard Performance System (IPS) pod design, to match the class-leading performance of its latest and most powerful diesel engine – the D13-1000.

Riviera launches Belize motor yacht with new and most powerful Volvo Penta IPS

Premium yacht-builder, Riviera, unveils details of its new Belize 66 motor yacht, to a global audience at the Sydney International Boat Show. The vessel is powered by the new D13-IPS1350 –...

Perfecting the art of yacht-building with Grand Banks, Palm Beach and Volvo Penta

Prestigious boat-builders, Grand Banks Yachts and Palm Beach Motor Yachts, are moving into new territory as their latest vessels are installed with Volvo Penta’s landmark 1000hp engine.