Electronic Fuel Injected (EFI)
Item  8V228 12V228 16V228
Engine Data      
Number of cylinder 8 12 16
Stroke cycle 4 4 4
Cylinder arrangement 45-degree V 45-degree V 45-degree V 
Bore 228.6mm(9 in) 228.6mm(9 in) 228.6mm(9 in)
Stroke 266.7mm(10.5 in) 266.7mm(10.5 in) 266.7mm(10.5 in)
Compression ratio 15.7:1 15.7:1 15.7:1
Power Output at 900 rpm      
Continuous 1526 kw(2045 bhp) 2290 kw(3075 bhp) 3052 kw(4100 bhp)
Maximum 1678 kw(2250 bhp) 2518 kw(3375 bhp) 3357 kw(4500 bhp)
Power Output at 1000 rpm      
Continuous 1453 kw(1948 bhp) 2180 kw(2922 bhp) 2906 kw(3896 bhp)
Maximum 1598 kw(2143 bhp) 2398 kw(3214 bhp) 3197 kw(4286 bhp)
Power Output at 1050 rpm      
Continuous 1308 kw(1753 bhp) 1962 kw(2630 bhp) 2612 kw(3506b hp)
Maximum 1438 kw(1929 bhp) 2158 kw(2893 bhp) 2877 kw(3857 bhp)
Engine Dimensions      
A Length 2762 mm(109 in) 2762 mm(109 in) 3030 mm(119 in)
B Width 2555 mm(101 in) 2555 mm(101 in) 2555 mm(101 in)
C Height w/deep sump 3298 mm(130 in) 4136 mm(163 in) 4975 mm(196 in)
D Height w/shallow sump 1734 mm(68 in) 1734 mm(68 in) 1734 mm(68 in)
E Crankshaft center line to deep sump 978 mm(39 in) 968 mm(38 in) 1246 mm(49 in)
F Crankshaft center line to shallow sump 480 mm(19 in) 480 mm(19 in) 480 mm(19 in)
G Crankshaft center line to mounting feet 457 mm(18 in) 508 mm(20 in) 610 mm(24 in)
Dry weight 12,487kg(27,509 lbs) 17,778kg(39,200 lbs) 22,132kg(48,800 lbs)