Volvo Trucks – Always on the hunt for eco-friendly solutions – Meet our Customer: Monge & C Spa

Since the beginning, my father has been passing on his values to his children and to all the company employees. Environmental viability has been important to us. These principles are always well in mind. My father started producing pet food to use the waste of his chickens instead of throwing it away. Then it dawned […]

Volvo Trucks – Better grip and lower fuel consumption with Tandem Axle Lift

Volvo Trucks Tandem Axle Lift is a new feature that allows drivers to disengage and lift the second drive axle. This saves up to four per cent fuel compared to the same journey with both axles on the ground. Volvo Tandem Axle Lift will benefit heavy transports where the return trips are often empty or […]

Volvo Trucks – How to get fuel consumption down low – Meet our customer: Vapas

We need skilful drivers to reduce costs. I know I sell or pass on my experience to others. It helps the company grow. It’s not just about transportation. It’s also about drivers, who have become less visible. Today, Vapas operates throughout the Czech Republic. We also deliver to all its neighbouring countries. We focus on […]

Volvo Trucks – Introducing the Volvo Concept Truck featuring a hybrid powertrain

This is the Volvo Concept Truck. Thanks to leading-edge driveline technology and improved aerodynamics, this hybrid vehicle can save up to 30% in fuel consumption and emissions, including CO2. A key factor behind this improvement is Volvo’s first hybrid powertrain for heavy-duty trucks in long-haul applications. So how does it work? The hybrid powertrain recovers […]

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 – 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 – Growing business with gas-powered trucks – Meet our customer: Transnugon

The gas truck is clearly the future. It’s already a reality today, and we are an example that it’s possible. MEET OUR CUSTOMER TRANSNUGON – SPAIN We started investing in gas trucks for economic reasons. When we started, diesel was really expensive. And gas is competitive in terms of cost. 99% of our cargo is […]

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 […]

Why Your Car Gets Worse Gas Mileage Over Time and How to Fix It

rev up your engines, today I’m gonna explain, why cars get worst gas mileage as they age and what you can do to minimize that gas mileage loss as your car ages as an example, here’s my 25 year old Toyota Celica, it was originally rated at 29 miles per gallon highway and now it […]