FPT Industrial, Mercury Marine Release EFI 6.7 L Engine
By Jack Burke17 February 2017
FPT Industrial and Mercury Marine introduced the 6.7 L electronic fuel injection common-rail NEF engine branded Mercury Diesel at the Miami International Boat Show 2017.
The engine will be offered with three power levels: 480, 500 and 550 hp.
“This second step in the strategic partnership with Mercury Marine, initiated in 2015, emphasizes the FPT Industrial technological leadership by providing enlarged offer to customers with best in class product and service, bolstering FPT Industrial competitiveness in the Marine engines business,” said Massimo Rubatto, vice president Sales at FPT Industrial.
“Mercury has established itself as providing the best integrated propulsion solutions to our customers,” said David Foulkes, Brunswick Corp.’s vice president & chief technology officer and Mercury Marine vice president – Product Development, Engineering and Racing. “This is the first opportunity to provide our fully integrated ecosystem of technology and ease of boating features to our mid-range diesel customer.”