Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Mean Green, Volvo Hybrid Truck, To Attempt World Speed Record

‘Mean Green’, the world’s fastest hybrid truck, will attempt to reach speeds in excess of 260 km/h (165 mph) on April 27th at Wendover...

VOLVO TRUCKS FIRST FMX TIPPER IN SOUTH WALES JOINS BOB GAY PLANT HIRE FLEET

Operating from a depot in Pontypridd, the first Volvo FMX 8x4 tipper sold in South Wales joined Bob Gay Plant Hire recently. The FMX purchased...

THE VOLVO HAULAGE CHALLENGE MEASURING 25 YEARS OF PROGRESS

In 2012, Volvo Trucks will begin production of its most powerful truck yet – the 750hp Volvo FH16. The year marks exactly 25 years since...

HARTSHORNE FOCUS ON PARTNERSHIP HELPS KEEP UK MAIL GROUP ROLLING

As part of the company’s enhanced professional focus on working in partnership with key businesses in the Midlands, the new management team at Midlands...

Volvo Trucks’ Deliveries: February 2012

Deliveries from Volvo Trucks reached 8,238 trucks in February, down by 2% compared with the year-earlier period. In Europe, deliveries amounted to 3,077 trucks in...

Large Order for 200 Volvo FH Trucks From Hungarian Customer

Volvo Hungária Ltd. has concluded a contract for the delivery of 200 units of Volvo FH trucks to the major Hungarian transport and logistics...

OPTIMISED LINE-BUILT VOLVO DRAYS JOIN CARLSBERG FLEET

Designed and built to provide optimum operational flexibility and ease of use for drivers and crew, 16 new Volvo vehicles entered service with Carlsberg...

Volvo Trucks WHEEL AND TYRE CHOICE CUTS CO2 EMISSIONS

STEERING IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION: WHEEL AND TYRE CHOICE CUTS CO2 EMISSIONS In 2010, global CO2 emissions from burning fossil fuels rose by more than...

NEW VOLVO ENGINE FOR EURO-6

Volvo Trucks is now presenting an engine tailored for the tough Euro-6 environmental standards. Oxides of nitrogen emissions have dropped by 77 per cent...

SUCCESSFUL ASDA EVALUATION PROGRAMME FOR VOLVO AND CROSSROADS

Volvo Trucks and independent dealer group Crossroads have successfully completed a rigorous, four month long assessment by ASDA. As a result of the programme, together...