Volvo Penta D8 is an in-line 6-cylinder, 7.7-liter diesel engine using common-rail fuel injection, double overhead camshafts, a twin-entry turbo, and supercharger. The engine offers excellent maneuverability at low speeds, high power-to-weight ratio, and low fuel consumption.
- Electronically controlled common-rail fuel system
- Electronic controls are standard
- Easily accessible service points
- World-class power-to-weight ratio
- Low noise level and fuel consumption
- Solid and robust engine design
- Heavy-duty engine cover
- Instrumentation with full Electronic Vessel Control functionality
- Light with compact dimensions for better installation
Here are the key specifications for this product model. Want more details? Download the brochure or contact us.
|Detailed Segment||Marine Commercial||Marine Commercial||Marine Commercial, Marine Leisure Diesel||Marine Leisure Diesel|
|Crankshaft Power kW||331||374||405||441|
|Crankshaft Power HP||450||509||550||600|
|Number of Cylinders||6|
|Rating||Rating 3||Rating 4||Rating 4||Rating 5|
|Emission Compliance||EPA Tier 3, IMO Nox Tier II, , EU RCD||EPA Tier 3, IMO Nox Tier II, , EU RCD||EPA Tier 3, IMO Nox Tier II, , EU RCD||IMO Nox Tier II, EU RCD Stage II, EPA Tier 3,|
|Control System||Electronic Vessel Control|
|High-pressure fuel injection||Common-rail fuel injection|
|Cooling System||Heat Exchanger Cooling, Keel Cooling|
|Product Family||8 liter series|
Key features and benefits for D8
The common-rail technology means minimal vibrations and low noise levels. The wide rpm range provides smooth handling during both acceleration and cruising.
This engine is perfect for applications that require low weight with high power in order to achieve peak performance, often in demanding conditions.
Volvo Penta engines excel with their unique marine torque. High torque at low rpm gives rapid acceleration to the plane and massive maneuvering power. Even at high load and high rpm, the torque remains strong to provide efficient cruising speed in all conditions.
The high-tech fuel injection system together with the light and compact dimensions help make the engine highly fuel efficient. The control unit monitors several parameters to reduce the overall fuel consumption.
Volvo Penta Electronic Vessel Control fully integrates the engines, electronics and the unique set of optional features, such as Single-lever Mode, Cruise Control, Glass Cockpit and more. e-Key is standard.
A propulsion system from Volvo Penta is easy to maintain. Our comprehensive range of high-quality oil, lubrication and coolant ensures uptime and top performance in the long term. Accessories include a fuel pre-filter to keep the engine in good condition.
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