2 Cylinder

The Perkins® 400 Series is an extensive family of engines in the 0.5-2.2 litre range. The 2 cylinder 402D-05 model is Perkins smallest engine, combining performance, low operating costs and an ultra-compact package.

The 400 Series is a proven family of engines designed to give you optimised performance and robust technology appropriate for the smaller engine sector.

Ultra-compact power

For ultra-compact power, the 2 cylinder, 0.5 litre 402D-05 provides up to 10.2 kW (13.7 hp) of power and is ideal for a wide range of small off-highway applications. Its dimensions and ease of installation will enable you to integrate it into even the smallest of machines. Its simple, robust mechanical fuel system also makes it easy to maintain.

Designed to offer high performance, the 402D-05 provides impressive levels of refinement and proven field reliability. A standard 500 hour service interval contributes to low overall cost of ownership. A range of options ensures you have the perfectly tailored model for your applications and markets.

As a 400 Series end user, you also benefit from Perkins world class product support and service coverage that comes from being a full range power solutions provider.


Perkins 2 cylinder - 402D-05

Perkins 2 cylinder - 402D-05

“The 400 Series uses technology that’s appropriate for this sector. It’s about taking proven technologies and using them to get the power density benefits so people can downsize and still get the same performance they need to meet their application.”
James Gardiner, new product introduction marketing manager

Electric power

The Perkins 400 Series EP engines provide compact power and reliable performance in a robust family of 2, 3 and 4 cylinder packages. They’re designed to provide cost effective and reliable operation for prime and standby duties, hitting the key power nodes to satisfy your power generation needs.

Which engine you choose in the series is largely down to your individual power requirements. Our 402 range is the smallest EP engine offered by Perkins. This 0.5 litre, 2 cylinder unit gives you ultra-compact lightweight power, superior performance, low emissions and low operating costs.

Its compact size guarantees ease of installation in the smallest of machines. Its careful design also ensures reliable performance in all conditions, making it an ideal choice for the worldwide electric power market where it may be operating in different and challenging conditions.



Fast facts

The 2 cylinder, 0.5 litre 402D-05 provides up to 10.2 kW (13.7 hp) of power

Ideal for a wide range of small off-highway applications

Easy to install in even the smallest of machines

Our 402 range EP engines provide a reliable and cost-effective way of meeting your power generation needs


Lighting towers

Auxiliary power units

Agricultural vehicles

Air compressors

Turf care machinery

Pump sets

Lift platforms

Materials/baggage handling machinery

And more