Volvo Penta

Volvo Penta is a world-leading supplier of engines and complete power systems for marine and industrial applications. At Volvo Penta, quality, safety and care for the environment are integral production elements, helping provide customers with the absolute best product for land or sea. These qualities, combined with reliability and worldwide customer support, are a stanchion in the industry making Volvo Penta a world-class option for those in the market.

Easy Boating

Boating experiences made easy, or easy boating is the overall goal Volvo Penta Marine (VPM) systems strives to provide for its customers. From revolutionized boat controlling and monitoring systems to next-generation engine systems, the platform of possibilities is endless. This success in innovation has led to many pioneer products by VPM including the Aquamatic, the Duoprop and Volvo Penta IPS.

Volvo Penta IPS

Westerbeke Diesel EngineVolvo Penta’s Inboard Performance System (IPS) with forward-facing, twin counter-rotating propellers is developed as a modern, alternative to traditional inboard shafts. Combined with its individually steerable pods under the hull, it is superior to inboard shafts in every vital aspect – handling, onboard comfort and performance. Volvo Penta IPS comes as complete packages, from one supplier, for twin, triple or quadruple diesel installations – making forward-facing efficiency available for yachts from 30 to 100 feet.

Volvo Aquatic Sterndrive

Volvo Penta, the undisputed leader in marine innovation, sets the new standard in gas engine technology. These next generation V6-200 and V6-240 engines offer unparalleled fuel economy and performance, while far exceeding the toughest emissions standards on the planet. The 4.3-liter V6 models are the first line premium gas engines, offering superior power-to-weight ratios for increased torque and acceleration at every throttle setting. Each features a state-of-the-art freshwater cooling system to eliminate internal saltwater exposure and direct injection provides more power with less displacement.

Diesel Inboard

With a Volvo Penta diesel inboard, you get all the features for an excellent cruising life: powerful acceleration, comfortable cruising speed and a great range, which help to get you where you want to go quickly and in splendid comfort. Worry-free ownership with high levels of safety, excellent service and good second-hand value are also included with every Volvo Penta engine.

The Volvo Penta diesel engines range from D1 to D6 and D11 to D13 and comply with the most stringent environmental demands: the US EPA Tier 3. The particulate emissions are 40% lower and the NOx and hydrocarbon 20% lower compared with previous levels.

Volvo Penta Heavy Duty Propulsion

The Volvo Penta heavy-duty range has been developed for extreme reliability. These marine diesels are designed to keep running, year in and year out featuring robust engine blocks manufactured from high-strength castings, large bearing surfaces, powerful crankshafts with all components engineered to withstand the toughest conditions. The full line of heavy-duty marine propulsion and generator engines from Volvo Penta feature:
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  • Low fuel consumption
  • Low maintenance costs
  • Low exhaust and noise emissions
  • Simple service properties
  • Maximum uptime and total cost of ownership
  • Marine Commercial Control for engines and vital systems
  • Sustainability through enhanced fuel efficiency
  • Compatible with third party exhaust gas treatment systems
  • Global service & support
Engines Rating 1 Crankshaft kW / hp-rpm Rating 2 Crankshaft kW / hp-rpm Rating 3 Crankshaft kW / hp-rpm Rating 4 Crankshaft kW / hp-rpm Number of cylinders Displacement litres / cui
357 / 485 368 / 500 2600 6 9.4 / 571
D9-575 410 / 558 423 / 575 2500 6 9.4 / 571
D5A TA   89 / 121 – 1900 118 / 160 – 2300 4 4.8 / 290
102 / 139 – 2300
D7A TA 130 / 177 – 1900 174 / 237 – 2300 6 7.2 / 436
148 / 201 – 2300
D7C TA 146 / 199 – 1900 195 / 265 – 2300 6 7.2 / 436
166 / 226 – 2300
D9 MH 221 / 300 – 1800 313 / 425 – 2200 6 9.4 / 571
261 / 355 – 1800
261 / 355 – 2200
D9-425 313 / 425 – 2200 6 9.4 / 571
D9-500 368 / 500 – 2600 6 9.4 / 571
D13 MH 294 / 400 – 1800 404 / 550 – 1900 6 12.8 / 780
331 / 450 – 1800 441 / 600 – 1900
368 / 500 – 1800
D13-700 515 / 700 – 2300 6 12.8 / 780
D13-800 MC 588 / 800 – 2300 6 12.8 / 780
D16 MH 368 / 500 – 1800 552 / 750 – 1900 6 16.1 / 984
405 / 550 – 1800
442 / 600 – 1800
479 / 650 – 1800