Lighter and more powerful than any comparable engine, the high-speed large-bore diesels of the 1163 series have been a success story for almost 30 years.
Developed for use in marine and commercial vessels they reliably and powerfully propel ships all over the world. Optimum acceleration capability, high power density and reliability are all crucial characteristics that are so important for marine applications.
mtu Series 1163 key features at a glance *
Sustainable fuels make internal combustion engines cleaner
We are a leader in the field of propulsion systems with low magnetic and acoustic signatures, allowing us to reduce the magnetism of all ferromagnetic parts with our own method to a stable minimum.