Yanmar BMW Diesel: 6BYZ260
Test driving Yanmar/BMW 260 horsepower marine diesel sterndrive
Yanmar Marine teamed up with BMW automotive to bring high performance, common rail diesel engines to the marine marketplace.
|Rated horsepower||198 @ 3600 rpm|
|Maximum Horsepower||260 @ 4000 rpm|
|Displacement||2.9 L - 183 CID|
|Aspiration||turbocharger with intercooler|
|Combustion||Direct injection, common rail|
|Alternator output||150 amps|
|Stern drive||MerCruiser Bravo Three|
Two thirds fuel load (50 gallons), no freshwater and six men on board. 85 degrees Light chop, light wind. Conducted on the waters of the Intracoastal waterway between Miami and Miami Beach.