Volvo Trucks’ New River Valley (NRV) Assembly Plant is awarding a 2009 Volvo highway tractor featuring a Volvo D16, a 16-liter 600 horsepower engine, to Pulaski County High Schools for the creation of curriculum where high school students can learn fundamental truck systems, assembly and repair...
Dec. 12, 2016 |
Volvo Trucks North America recently delivered 19 D13-powered Volvo VNL 300 models to Ontario-based Purolator, marking the first Canadian delivery of trucks equipped with Volvo’s new 2017 engines. “Our 2017 engines offer several engineering enhancements to deliver significant fuel savings,” said Jeff...
Jan. 17, 2017 |
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Dec. 12, 2012 |
Now available for order, the 2017 Volvo Trucks North America calendar features photos of Volvo’s lineup of highway, vocational, auto transport and heavy-haul trucks in dynamic settings. Calendars are $15 each and available to purchase online...
Dec. 15, 2016 |
Volvo Trucks North America has been awarded a contract by the National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) to offer Class 8 chassis to the more than 50,000 NJPA members. Under the contract, NJPA member agencies can now purchase Volvo VNM, VNL, VNX and VHD models...
Jan. 20, 2017 |
NASHVILLE. Volvo Trucks North America is adding remote update capability for all of its vehicles equipped with 2017 Volvo engines, transmissions, aftertreatment systems and other powertrain components. The new Remote Programming service will push our powertrain software updates, which average...
Feb. 28, 2017 |
In a mid-day memo to its dealer network last Friday, Volvo Trucks announced that it will no longer be selling its 16-liter D16 engine in the North American market anymore, citing “diminishing demand” as the reason for the cancellation. Introduced into the U.S. back in 2005 , the D16 offered...
Jan. 23, 2017 |
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 |
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 |
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 |