News and Information on Volvo Trucks...
Dec. 12, 2012 |
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 |
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 |
Volvo Trucks' advanced safety systems (and some sharp-looking Volvo tractors) got a test run on the tarmac at the OEM's Safety Symposium this week...
Oct. 27, 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 |
Today Volvo Group CEO Martin Lundstedt, in his role as co-chair of the High-Level Advisory Group on Sustainable Transport, submitted a report to United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon containing 10 recommendations on how sustainable transport can advance sustainable development...
Oct. 31, 2016 |
BIRMINGHAM, AL. Executives with Volvo Trucks North America (VTNA) and Mack Trucks – both subsidiaries of the Sweden-based Volvo Group – continue to expect Class 8 sales to finish 2016 down from 2015 levels, with that decline to continue on into 2017...
Nov. 9, 2016 |
The U.S. Dept. of Transportation today announced that the last of the nearly 16,000 U.S. heavy trucks voluntarily recalled earlier this year by Volvo Trucks North America for a serious steering defect have been identified and repaired, achieving a 100 percent vehicle safety recall completion. The...
Oct. 31, 2016 |