BPM MARINE ENGINE V8 - VULCANO
The BPM VULCANO engine is a normally aspirated, all-alloy V-8, outstanding in performance , torque and weight. This engine has been developed and built exclusively for one purpose only: reliable, high performance marine application.
The engine block and cylinder heads are made from saltwater-resistant aluminium, machined in cylinder liners, guides and valve seats. The camshaft is driven by two silent-operation chains and the valves are in a V-arrangement.
The engine is standard equipped with an ELECTROMOTIVE Direct Ignition System (without distributor) and the fuel is supplied by an electric pump and four WEBER carburettors. Delivery with an electronic fuel injection system is optional.
There is direct cooling; an indirect system with heat exchanger is also optional. Transmission can be with hydraulic or mechanic inverter, with a ratio 1:1 or 1.5:1.