Volvo Penta Introduces a Powerful New 16 Liter Variable Speed Engine – The TAD1643VE

Volvo Penta introduced the TAD1643VE, a completely new, state of the art, variable speed diesel engine built on the dependable Volvo in-line six platform.

(Chesapeake, VA) May 11, 2009 –

The TAD1643VE boasts high torque characteristics with 758 bhp.

Latest Technology for Low Operational Costs and Low Emissions

The state of the art, high-tech fuel injection and air charging system with low internal losses contributes to exceptional combustion and low fuel consumption.

Versatility and Ease in Design for Optimal Installation

The TAD1643VE is available as factory power unit or as a loose engine for versatile applications.  It is designed for the easiest, fastest and most economical installation.  Well balanced to produce smooth and vibration-free operation with minimal noise level.

Easy Service and Maintenance

Easily accessible service and maintenance points contribute to the ease of service of the engine.  To maintain a controlled working temperature in cylinders and combustion chambers, the engine is equipped with piston cooling.  The engine is also fitted with replaceable cylinder liners and valve seat/guides to ensure maximum durability and service life of the engine.