Coastal Rides

First released in 2004 the Volvo Penta D series diesel Marine Engine features some of the latest and greatest technology available to boat owners today. The D series uses a common rail system and offers many benefits to boat owners over the earlier incarnations of Volvo diesel engine such as the KAD44, 300, 42 and the like. The common rail system is key to many of the benefits of the D4, D6 and D9 engines, the balanced and finely controlled output of fuel to injectors mean that smoke levels, previously a problem especially on the 31A and 41A manufactured between 1986 and 1990, have greatly.