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Volvo Penta received an IBEX Innovation Award for the patent-pending Volvo Penta Easy Drain, the first gasoline sterndrive raw water engine-draining system that can be activated with a single knob, whether the boat is in or out of the water. … Continue reading

Leg 2 DTL (NM) GAIN/LOSS (NM) DTF (NM) Speed (kt) TBRU FIN – 023d 16h 25m 20s DFRT FIN – 023d 16h 41m 40s ADOR FIN – 023d 19h 08m 15s MAPF FIN – 024d 11h 18m 18s ALVI FIN … Continue reading

The first of the new one-design Volvo Ocean 65 racing boats has come safely through a rigorous round of testing – including a heart-stopping pull-down test putting the boat at an angle of 50 degrees – and is on track … Continue reading

Environmental innovation award to Volvo Penta Volvo Penta´s marine drive system IPS has been awarded Best Innovation 2012 by the International Powerboat Association (UIM). The Inboard Performance System (IPS) by Volvo Penta is the world´s first pod system for leisure … Continue reading

The UIM Environmental Award has been launched in order to inspire and recognize excellence in innovation, development and application of environmentally friendly technologies. It is open to UIM  National Authorities, partners, racing teams, boat builders, engine manufacturers, universities, research centres, scientists, Non … Continue reading