D8-IPS

D8-IPS

Volvo Penta D8-IPS

Volvo Penta D8-IPS is a perfectly matched package, powered by the in-line 6-cylinder D8, a 7.7-liter, common-rail diesel with a twin-entry turbo, and supercharger for incredible, low rpm response. The D8-IPS is available in 600, 650, & 700 versions for Commercial applications and 700 & 800 versions for leisure. Working together with a perfectly matched IPS15 pod, twin counter-rotating propellers and the Electronic Vessel Control system, this package offers excellent maneuverability, long action range and low emissions.

- Totally integrated system – from helm to propeller
- Unique, steerable pods
- Integrated seawater and exhaust system
- Twin rubber suspension and sealing rings plus soft-suspended engines
- Patented, counter-rotating propellers
- Electronic steering, enabling features such as joystick maneuvering
- Hydraulic gear shift system with Low-speed mode as standard
- Nickel-bronze-aluminum alloy and stainless steel in all main underwater components
- Complete range of propellers available, covering boat speeds from 22 to 40 knots
- Several optional jackshaft lengths

Key features and benefits for D8-IPS

Maneuverability

Steerable pods provide superior slow-speed maneuverability and excellent high-speed handling. Docking is easy and safe, even in confined spaces. The outstanding maneuverability also leads to efficient driver response and high safety.

High performance

This perfectly matched, integrated engine and pod system with a turbo provides outstanding performance and excellent maneuverability throughout the operating range. By working in undisturbed water, the forward-facing propellers enhance the already high performance.

Comfort

The engine and pod system is designed for low noise and pleasant onboard environment. A combined rubber suspension and seal absorb propulsion forces and vibrations. And all exhaust fumes are emitted through the pods and into the prop wash for improved comfort.

Electronic Vessel Control

Volvo Penta Electronic Vessel Control fully integrates the engines, electronics and the unique set of optional features, such as Joystick Docking, Dynamic Positioning System, Glass Cockpit and more. e-Key is standard. The system also includes built-in redundancy to ensure there is always a backup system at hand.

Solid and robust package

The engine is designed and built to be immensely strong, with a cylinder block made of compacted graphite iron and a cast-iron cylinder head. Together, the engine and pod forms a compact, robust and highly efficient package that is easy to install. This gives excellent reliability and long-term durability.

Long service life

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.

Specifications

Here are the key specifications for this product model. Want more details? Download the brochure or contact us.

D8-IPS600 D8-IPS650 D8-IPS700 D8-IPS800
Detailed Segment Marine Commercial Marine Commercial Marine Leisure Diesel, Marine Commercial Marine Leisure Diesel, Marine Commercial
Crankshaft Power kW 331 374 405 441
Crankshaft Power HP 450 509 550 600
Rated RPM 2,700 2,850 2,900 3,000
Displacement litres 7.7
Displacement cui 470
Number of Cylinders 6
Rating Rating 3 Rating 4 Rating 4
Emission Compliance EPA Tier 3, IMO Nox Tier II EPA Tier 3, IMO Nox Tier II EPA Tier 3, EU RCD Stage II, IMO Nox Tier II EPA Tier 3, EU RCD Stage II, IMO Nox Tier II
Control System Electronic Vessel Control
High-pressure fuel injection Common-rail fuel injection
Cooling System Heat Exchanger Cooling Heat Exchanger Cooling Heat Exchanger Cooling Heat Exchanger Cooling
Product Family 8 liter series

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