Saturday, February 23, 2019

VOLVO TRUCKS STARTS LOCAL PRODUCTION OF I-SHIFT GEARBOXES AND 11-LITRE ENGINES IN BRAZIL

Volvo do Brasil has started the production of the I-Shift gearboxes in its industrial complex located in Curitiba, Brazil and will also start local...

Great success for mDrive in the U.S.A

Assembly of the MACK mDRIVE® automated manual transmission began today at the Hagerstown, Md. powertrain facility where Mack powertrain components have been assembled since...

SOUTH KOREAN WINS GLOBAL DRIVERS’ FUEL CHALLENGE

On 21st and 22nd October, the qualifying rounds for the Volvo Trucks’ Drivers’ Fuel Challenge final were held at the Volvo Demo Centre in...

FL FUEL FIGURES AND DEALER FLEXIBILITY

Warrington-based Road & Sea Express have achieved an 8% improvement in overall fuel economy since making the decision in 2011 to change the entire...

VOLVO TRUCKS’ DRIVER CHALLENGE 2012 GETS UNDERWAY WITH ALL-FM FLEET

The Volvo Trucks Driver Challenge 2012 got underway on February 6th. The event, which takes place over a five-month period, measures and assesses individual...

VOLVO TRUCKS DELIVERIES JANUARY 2012

Volvo Trucks’ deliveries for January rose 5% to 6,822 trucks, compared with the year-earlier period. In total, deliveries in Europe amounted to 2,961 trucks in...

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...

HELPING FORD MOTOR COMPANY MAKE THE DIFFERENCE FOR MACMILLAN

Volvo Trucks, together with dealer MC Truck & Bus, car transporter manufacturer Transporter Engineering and vehicle livery specialist Sign-It, are doing their bit to...

NEW VOLVO FMX IS PUT TO THE TEST AT BAUMA

Volvo Trucks says that the new Volvo FMX is probably the best and toughest construction truck in the world. British truck journalist Brian Weatherley has...

CONSIDERABLE AWARENESS OF FUEL CONSUMPTION AMONG DRIVERS

More than 50 per cent of the members of the global Worldtrucker forum always try to drive as economically as possible. This is the...