John Deere to debut marine engine in Miami

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John Deere Power Systems is launching its new marine engine and will display it at the Miami International Boat Show.

The PowerTech 6090AFM75 marine diesel engine boasts as much as 317 kW (425 hp), the company said.

"John Deere continues to work on expanding the marine engine lineup with more new models and horsepower ratings," marine marketing manager Dave Flaherty said in a statement.

"We designed the new 6090AFM75 to provide high power output with reliable, durable performance for propulsion and generator applications," he added. "The new engine maintains the legendary long-term reliability our customers have come to expect from John Deere."

The new PowerTech 6090AFM75 has 9.0L of displacement and is a 6-cylinder, electronically controlled, turbocharged and air-to-engine coolant aftercooled marine engine.

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