Category Archives: Volvo Penta

Amer repowers 94-ft yacht with Volvo Penta D13-IPS1350

By | September 22, 2017

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 for longer with enhanced fuel efficiency, while the established IPS hallmarks of providing high top speeds and excellent acceleration will still be manifested.  Following the popularity of… Read More »

Sanlorenzo reveals ‘crossover’ yacht powered by Volvo Penta IPS

By | September 19, 2017

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’ yacht line. The SX series has been developed to combine the best elements of a flybridge and compact explorer yacht, and the first vessel, the… Read More »

Volvo Penta extends its Yacht Series Support

By | September 14, 2017

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. The landmark unit powers yachts up to 120ft. The launch of Volvo Penta’s latest and highest ever performance IPS model enables larger yachts to benefit from… Read More »

A new era in yachting with Volvo Penta

By | September 11, 2017

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 excellent performance and provision of exceptional on-board comfort, an increasing number of larger yacht builders are selecting Volvo Penta IPS to power state-of-the-art vessels up to… Read More »

Amer Yachts unique superyacht

By | September 4, 2017

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). The special vessel, named ‘Unique’, has been made for a distinguished client who already has yachts of 100ft (the Amer Cento) and 92ft by the Italian brand. The 110-foot… Read More »

Volvo Penta’s IPS repowers Azimut 77S

By | August 9, 2017

Volvo Penta’s D13-IPS1350 IPS propulsion package. Azimut is offering customers better performance than ever before on its 77S model, in selecting Volvo Penta’s oldest IPS propulsion package, the D13-IPS1350. The 77S is the first yacht to have a triple installation of the used IPS package and has recently been showcased to customers on the water… Read More »

Vestas 11th Hour Racing unveil mixed crew

By | July 19, 2017

With exactly 100 days to go before the Volvo Ocean Race fleet departs Alicante to tackle 45,000 nautical miles around the world, Vestas 11th Hour Racing has unveiled its crew for the 2017-18 edition – and have built a mixed, ten-strong team featuring six nationalities and six previous race wins. The line-up features a wealth… Read More »

Volvo Penta snaps up Seven Marine

By | July 7, 2017

Volvo Penta has signed an agreement to become the major owner of innovative premium outboard motor manufacturer, Seven Marine. The deal will enable the Swedish company to extend its scope of world leading integrated propulsion systems. “With this acquisition, Volvo Penta is entering the outboard motor segment, says Volvo Penta president, Björn Ingemanson. “With Seven… Read More »