QSD 2.0 – Quantum Engine Series

Taking The World By Storm

Heart-thumping acceleration and throttle response. The ability to make the most of every precious drop of fuel. Unsurpassed reliability and durability. Minimal smoke and noise. This is what you look for but rarely find in diesel engines. This is precisely what you get with the all-new MerCruiser QSD2.0 A remarkably compact design makes it some 30 percent lighter than the leading competitor-without sacrificing performance. In fact, this engineering marvel generates more power and accelerates faster than anything else in its class. You can thank the turbocharger, after cooler, exclusive direct-injection system, and impressive horsepower density for that. The lightweight design also means outstanding fuel efficiency. Meanwhile, the standard closed-cooling system contributes to the engine’s overall durability and corrosion resistance. Simply put, the QSD2.0 helps you get the most from your vessel whether you own a yacht tender, runabout, sports fisherman, or a small cruiser. And it’s the ideal choice for twin applications. The all-new QSD2.0. Proof of just how much performance can be in just 2 liters.

Approximate speed specifications for 24′ SkipJack, (speeds will vary depending on weight distribution and accessories).

2.8 170-220 HP

Merc. Diesel/ Bravo

2.0 130&150HP

Diesel/ Bravo 1,2,3

 
  • 3800 rpm  31-35 mph
  • 3600 rpm  24-27 mph
  • 3400 rpm  19–22 mph
  • 3200 rpm  15-17 mph
  • 2400 rpm  10-12 mph
  • 2200 rpm  07-10 mph
4000 rpm 28-30 mph

  • 3600 rpm 19-24 mph
  • 2700 rpm 14-16 mph

Wide open throttle

Cruise

Trolling Speed

22’Marathon, “El Gato”, 3,500 lbs, Empty 6-7 mpg. Repower with 1.7 liter Merc. Diesel package/alpha one . 14 ½” by 18″ pitch 4 blade aluminum quicksilver propeller.
Rpm’s Speed

3,000 rpm’s

3,200 rpm’s

3,400 rpm’s

3,600 rpm’s

3,800 rpm’s

4,000 rpm’s

 

4,200 rpm’s

4,400 rpm’s

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27   Cruise

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33.5


20’ Grayling Aluminum hull, 3,000 lbs Empty, 6-7 mpg. Repower with 1.7 liter Merc. Diesel package/alpha one 14’ by 20’ pitch 4 blade aluminum quicksilver propeller.
Rpm’s Speed

3,000 rpm’s

3,200 rpm’s

3,400 rpm’s

3,600 rpm’s

3,800 rpm’s

4,000 rpm’s

 

4,200 rpm’s

4,400 rpm’s

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27.5  Cruise

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