We are with you out at sea, whether you are on holiday on your leisure boat or at the helm commanding a coast-to-coast heavy-duty transport ship. Volvo Penta innovations put you in control of the power that takes you anywhere you want to go, safe in the knowledge that you can count on your engine’s reliability and the strength of a truly global and accessible service network. Thanks to our marine expertise, we have redefined the marine industry over and over again, focusing on efficiency and sustainability and – always – our customers’ needs.

Marine Commercial

Our state-of-the-art propulsion and onboard power solutions give you outstanding marine performance, reliability and durability.

Volvo Penta IPS

is a complete and integrated propulsion system from the helm station to the propellers, which greatly increases quality and reliability. Designed with maneuverability as a key feature, Volvo Penta IPS offers a robust construction and, together with Volvo Penta Electronic Vessel Control (EVC), provides outstanding performance and safety. The EVC provides full monitoring, protection and diagnostics for both engine and transmission.

Aquamatic sterndrive

Volvo Penta sterndrive gives you a complete system where all parts have been developed in parallel. This translates into higher reliability and overall performance. The drives and propellers have been carefully designed to match the engine torque and boat speed. The purpose is to get as much thrust as possible out of every single drop of fuel.

Diesel inboard

The unique marine torque of the Volvo Penta diesel inboards stands out among the competition by offering increased load-carrying capability, rapid acceleration and the ability to maintain a high cruising speed, regardless of load or sea state. Among the many beneficial features you’ll find:

• High performance

• Fuel efficiency

• High reliability

• One company simplicity.

Marine Gensets

For marine gensets, Volvo Penta offers high efficiency engines that offer exceptional reliability for maximum uptime. The benefits of choosing a Volvo Penta engine are many:

• High reliability

• High load acceptance

• Increased uptime

• Fully classified

• Easy installation

• High fuel efficiency

• Low cost of ownership

• Designed, assembled and tested inhouse


Volvo Penta offers both variable and constant speed engines – from 77 to 552 kW – that are characterized by high power and unique marine torque. The result is high response and unmatched load acceptance.

• Fuel efficient

• Low emission levels

• High serviceability

• Excellent power-to-weight ratio

• Platform commonality

• Easy installation

• Fully classifiable

Volvo Penta IPS

Thousands of applications with the distinctive, forward-facing, twin counter-rotating propellers and individually steerable pods have been installed in hundreds of boat models worldwide. A few of the many benefits when comparing to inboard shafts are:

• 40% longer cruising range

• 20% higher top speed

• 30% reduced fuel consumption

• 30% less CO2 emissions

• 50% lower perceived noise

• More onboard space

Inboard Shaft

The broad range of Volvo Penta inboard diesel engines means that you can always find an engine that fits the size of your yacht. The engines deliver rapid acceleration, reliable performance and the ability to maintain a high cruising speed, regardless of the load or sea. These, however, are but a few of the many benefits. You’ll also be able to enjoy:

• Unique marine torque

• Low emissions

• High performance and reliability

• Joystick for docking and driving

Aquamatic Sterndrive Gasoline

The Volvo Penta Aquamatic Sterndrive, available with a wide range of sporty yet fuel-efficient gasoline engines, offers boaters the ultimate solution for 20–45 ft leisure crafts. From the controls to the engine, and all the way to the drive and propellers, it’s engineered to work seamlessly together. You’ll be able to enjoy impressive benefits such as:

• Low CO2 and exhaust emissions

• Excellent low-speed maneuverability

• Beach and shallow water tilt

• Allows for a swim platform

• Joystick control

Aquamatic Sterndrive Diesel

The Volvo Penta Aquamatic Sterndrive is a perfectly matched package – with every part engineered to function seamlessly and perfectly together. Among its many benefits, you’ll be able to enjoy:

• High fuel efficiency

• Low CO2 emissions

• Excellent low-speed maneuverability

• Beach and shallow water tilt

• Allows for a swim platform

Marine Leisure

Our state-of-the-art propulsion solutions give you outstanding marine performance, reliability and onboard comfort.


Volvo Penta’s engine range is characterized by high performance, reliability, fuel efficiency, and low emission levels. Built to be versatile, their low weight, compact designs, easy installation and optional equipment packages make them perfect for numerous machine and equipment applications in a variety of industries.