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Volvo Penta is a leading manufacturer and subsidiary of the AB Volvo Group, a leading marketer of complete generators and propulsion systems for marine and industrial applications, offering a wide range of innovative products and services to its customers.

The company operates worldwide, and consequently, it is recognized as one of the strongest brands in the industry. Moreover, it boasts the largest service network, with more than 4,000 service partners. Furthermore, the engine range includes both diesel and gasoline engines, with power outputs ranging from 10 to 900 HP.

Volvo Penta, like most production brands in the industry, works with a number of engine manufacturers to offer advanced and customized solutions for marine and industrial applications. The partners include companies such as Deutz, Kubota, and Shibaura. Additionally, these collaborations enhance the development and distribution of their products.

Today we will focus on the small Volvo Penta engines and the manufacturers that develop them.


An example of the collaboration between Volvo Penta and an engine development company would be the MD2030. This engine is actually manufactured by a Japanese company called Ishikawajima Shibaura Machinery, one of the largest industrial companies in Japan.

The MD2030 is an engine of which hundreds of thousands of units have been manufactured and used in small tractors, public works machinery, compressors, etc. For worldwide brands such as Massey Ferguson, McCormick, Terramite, Textron, Jacobsen, Cushman, Vermeer, Leech Lewis, JCB, Kobelco and Northern Lights to name but a few.

MD2030 Specifications:

  • Engine type: In-line 3-cylinder
  • Displacement: 950 cc (0.95 litres)
  • Bore and stroke: 75 mm x 72 mm
  • Power output: 36.5 hp
  • Maximum torque: 170Nm at 1600 rpm
  • Intake system: Atmospheric
  • Injection system: Direct injection
  • Dry weight: 141 kg
Volvo Penta small engines


Another example in the Volvo Penta small engines offering, which incorporates a Kubota engine, is the D2.6H. Specifically, this engine is none other than the well-known Kubota V2607, featuring direct injection and turbocharging.

The Kubota V2607 engine is known for its reliability and efficiency in a variety of applications, including agricultural, industrial and construction machinery. Below are the technical specifications of the Kubota V2607 engine:

Specifications of the V2607-DI-E3B:

  • Engine type: In-line 4-cylinder
  • Displacement: 2,615 cc (2.6 litres)
  • Bore and stroke: 87 mm x 110 mm
  • Power output: 48.9 kW (36.5 hp) at 2700 rpm
  • Maximum torque: 170Nm at 1600 rpm
  • Intake system: Atmospheric
  • Injection system: Direct injection
  • Dimensions (L x W x H): 623mm x 481mm x 640mm
  • Dry weight: 225 kg
Volvo Penta small engines

In addition to its collaboration with Volvo Penta, Kubota has partnership agreements with various brands when developing engines and machinery. As a result, we can find the V2607 engine in brands such as Bobcat, Takeuchi, Gehl, Manitou, and Skyjack, among others.


Volvo Penta small engines OH.

At Oryx Parts we have a wide range of Volvo Penta engine parts, including complete overhaul kits.

In addition to Volvo Penta parts, we also offer a wide range of engine parts for various brands. Specifically, these include John Deere, Kubota, Yanmar, Komatsu, Isuzu, and Deutz, among others.

We supply engine spare parts all over Europe. If you want your repair to be a success, contact us.

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