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 |
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Dec. 12, 2012 |
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 |
Volvo Trucks announced the first dealer locations in the U.S. and Canada to earn its Volvo Certified Uptime Center designation. “Seven dealers received the certification, which requires redesigning service bays and adopting standardized processes and workflows to speed repair time through faster...
Feb. 29, 2016 |
It’s another instant video marketing classic from Volvo Trucks ; putting one of the strongest men on Earth behind the wheel of a tractor and transmission capable of pulling one of the heaviest freight loads on Earth. Not a bad stunt to start the day, if I may say...
Apr. 13, 2016 |
Volvo Trucks North America (VTNA) is touting the new “one-box” packaging its exhaust aftertreatment system (EATS) as a frame-rail space saver, especially in highway applications...
May 6, 2016 |
In this video, Lars Mårtensson – environmental director for Volvo Trucks – test drives a commercial vehicle operating on 100% hydrotreated vegetable oil or “HVO” and visits Volvo’s European engine laboratory to take a closer look at another alternative fuel, dimethyl ether or “DME.”...
Nov. 13, 2015 |
Volvo Trucks is in the midst of several upgrades to its New River Valley (NRV) assembly plant, including the addition of a new $32.5 million paint wing due to open in September, the installation of 38 new assembly line robots by summer, as well as continued work on the facility's customer...
May 12, 2016 |
Volvo Group North America and North Carolina State University (NC State) recently signed a three-year Academic Preferred Talent Partner agreement, extending a partnership that offers students experience- and career-building opportunities, while improving the prospective talent pool for the Volvo...
Apr. 27, 2016 |
Every year, employees at the Volvo Trucks New River Valley (NRV) assembly plant in Dublin, VA, and the United Auto Workers (UAW) Local 2069 Veteran Committee help design and install special graphics for one of two “Ride for Freedom” tractors that accompany of a motorcade of hundreds of motorcycles...
May 12, 2016 |