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 |
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 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 |
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 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 |
Volvo Trucks North America recently delivered the 100,000th truck equipped with its I-Shift automated manual transmission (AMT). The truck, a Volvo VNL 670 model, was presented to Watkins & Shepard Trucking during a brief reception at Transport Equipment, a Volvo Trucks dealer in Missoula, MT...
Apr. 12, 2016 |
Volvo Trucks North America (VTNA) is touting its involvement in the SuperTruck program – and public-private research effort spearheaded by sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) – as one of the main reasons its been able to develop more fuel efficient powertrain designs for the 2017 model...
Apr. 14, 2016 |
In an effort to boost profit margins, Volvo AB has expelled its CEO Olof Persson , BloombergBusiness reported. Persson led the company for almost four years, according to the report...
Apr. 22, 2015 |