Volvo Trucks – Volvo FH with I-Save – Uno Jonsson Åkeri cuts fuel costs by up to 10%

Fuel cost is one of the biggest expenditures for fleet operators. This truck with I-Save makes a huge difference. There’s a reduction of at least 7-8%, possibly 9-10%, on diesel consumption. That’s a nice money saver. I’ve been a truck driver for more than 25 years. My assignments are general cargo. I drive a lot […]

Volvo Trucks – Testing Volvo FH with I-Save: “There is quite a dramatic change.”

The driving experience today was very good, a much bigger surprise than I thought it would be. There’s quite a dramatic change between the non-Turbo Compound version and the new one. From the first press of the accelerator, once you start moving, the extra 300 Nm of torque is delivered straight away.

Volvo Trucks – Testing Volvo FH with I-Save: “It’s a new concept in fuel-efficient trucks.”

It’s a new concept, because it does several things at once. Technically, with the energy recovery turbine, backed up by a software strategy for the gearbox that is very comprehensive, I believe it’s a new concept in fuel-efficient trucks.

Stop/Start System | How To | 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee

[music playing] If equipped, the engine Stop/Start function can save fuel and help reduce emissions. Stop/Start enables after every normal engine start and momentarily shuts the engine down when you bring the vehicle to a stop. It’s environmentally smart and improves fuel efficiency. What’s more, your vehicle has some key enhancements and upgrades – including […]

Volvo Trucks – Testing Volvo FH with I-Save: “The difference is obvious.”

The difference is obvious. The driver feels the increased torque. With Turbo Compound it climbs hills differently, at lower engine revs, shifts later or not at all. It’s definitely noticeable.

Volvo Trucks – Putting the new Volvo FH with I-Save to the test

This is Volvo FH with I-Save, Volvo Trucks’ most fuel-efficient truck to date. But how do you know that? Well, ask this guy. He put I-Save to the test on some of the most demanding roads in the Czech Republic. By combining the latest hardware and software, Volvo FH with I-Save can cut fuel costs […]

Volvo Trucks – Testing Volvo FH with I-Save – Meet our customer: Kuljetusliike Antti Airaksinenwe

Our latest Volvo FH truck drives the Helsinki – Kuopio route. It works long hours over three shifts, six days a week. That means one night of rest per week. Our main focus is the food industry. I am Antti Airaksinen, CEO at Kuljetusliike Antti Airaksinen Oy. Fuel economy is significant for us, as we […]

Volvo Trucks – How Czech haulier Vapas cut fuel consumption beyond expectations

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. From the drivers’ point of view, it helps us be fuel-efficient. The company pays us bonuses and we […]

Volvo Trucks – Journalists test drive the new Volvo FH with I-Save

The driving experience today was very good, a much bigger surprise than I thought it would be. There’s quite a dramatic change between the non-Turbo Compound version and the new one. From the first press of the accelerator, once you start moving, the extra 300 Nm of torque is delivered straight away. It’s a new […]

Volvo Trucks – Power and performance with our new gas-powered trucks

What we’re looking at here is the new Volvo LNG-powered, 13-litre Euro 6 engine that we’re going to be offering as an alternative to the diesel variants that we offer today. What makes this technology better and different is the way that we are able to deliver the fuel to the cylinder. We’re delivering it […]