News and Information on Volvo Trucks...
Dec. 12, 2012 |
From mirrors replaced with cameras to hidden sidesteps and hinged trailer skirts, here's a closer look in, under and around the Volvo SuperTruck and the technologies built into it from the truck's unveiling Tuesday morning, Sept. 13...
Sep. 18, 2016 |
Volvo is one of the most popular heavy duty truck brands on the market, but due to their consistent quality and price stability in comparison to other top brands, we do not bring them into the spotlight as often as we should...
Aug. 4, 2016 |
Volvo Trucks North America will offer a new factory fill engine oil for the Volvo D11, D13 and D16 engines , meeting new Volvo VDS-4.5 engine specifications. “Volvo models running the new VDS-4.5 will be able to travel for longer intervals between oil changes, saving customers money on service costs...
Aug. 19, 2016 |
A range of improvements to its D11 and D13 truck engines, along with vocational enhancements to its I-Shift automated manual transmission (AMT) and other new product offerings are expected to help position Volvo Trucks North America (VTNA) to capture more business in the “soft” commercial vehicle...
Mar. 23, 2016 |
HAGERSTOWN, MD. Retooled engines and a variety of transmission and total powertrain enhancements are on the way from Volvo Trucks North America (VTNA) later this year and on into 2017...
Mar. 22, 2016 |
Capacity Trucks has chosen Volvo Penta to be a supplier of EPA Tier 4 Final engines for its line of Sabre terminal tractors. A Volvo Penta 173 hp engine was recently installed into a Capacity truck that made its debut at the Capacity Dealer Meeting in early June and will be deployed at several...
Sep. 20, 2016 |
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Sep. 12, 2016 |
WASHINGTON, DC. At Volvo's unveiling of its SuperTruck, the company said the project had been illuminating, helping it design a more efficient vehicle as a whole. Engineers talked some specifics of the tech helping this truck clock in at about 13 mpg...
Sep. 14, 2016 |
Volvo Group North America and Peterbilt announced they have joined the U.S. Dept. of Energy’s (DOE) SuperTruck II program. Under a SuperTruck II award announced by the DOE, Volvo Group North America is scheduled to receive $20 million in federal funding that it will use to improve the freight-moving...
Aug. 31, 2016 |