Volvo Trucks – How the new D13TC engine cuts fuel consumption while increasing power

This is how the new D13TC works. Air flows through the engine and into the cylinder. Injectors spray fuel into the compressed air, causing it to ignite. The piston’s patented wave-shaped interior guides the flame back to the centre of the cylinder for a concentrated and efficient burn. The hot exhaust flows out of the […]

Volvo Trucks – Volvo Trucks vs Koenigsegg: a race between a Volvo FH and a Koenigsegg One:1

Five reds. Wait till they go off. Whoa. This is a Volvo FH. That was a Koenigsegg One:1. I’m Tiff Needell, driving the world’s first truck with a dual-clutch gearbox based on sports car technology. Coming up, I test-drive a Volvo FH with the new I-Shift Dual Clutch gearbox at the Ring Knutstorp race circuit […]

Volvo Trucks – Introducing our new gas-powered trucks that can reduce CO2 emissions by 20-100%

Until now, no gas-powered vehicle on the market has been able to match the power of a Volvo FH. Enter the Volvo FH LNG. The first Volvo 460 horsepower truck powered by liquefied natural gas. It delivers the same high performance driveability and fuel efficiency as a regular Volvo FH. Even on steep hill climbs. […]

Volvo Trucks – Introducing Volvo FH with I-Save – cutting fuel costs by up to 7%

Volvo Trucks is now introducing its most fuel-efficient long-haul solution to date, Volvo FH with I-Save. Running a successful haulage company means handling rising numbers of deliveries, tighter margins, while striving for minimal environmental impact. Fuel efficiency is crucial. Volvo FH with I-Save combines several features to provide high productivity and cuts fuel costs by […]