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.

2018 Pre-Series Freightliner Cascadia Truck Tour

Hi, I’m Eric Roeder, and I’m with Driver Development here at Bison Transport in Winnipeg, Canada and I’m very excited today to show you something very special, the new completely redesigned Freightliner Cascadia. Very fortunate here at Bison Transport to receive this test unit. We’re one of only 12 companies in North America that has […]

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 – One minute about the XXL long haul cab

This is Volvo Trucks’ supersized XXL long-haul cab. By moving the rear wall further back and adding extra C pillars, the result is a much longer Volvo FH cab that is still strong enough to pass Volvo’s rigorous front impact tests. Now, let’s take a look inside. First thing you will notice is that it’s […]

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 – How Volvo FH became the drivers choice (Volvo FH 25 years)

This became a truck that those who drive trucks loved. It was a truck built for the driver. FH owes its amazing success to… The main reason was that it was a truck with a concept that attracted drivers in a way that was unique even in 1993, when it was first launched. Also, it […]

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 […]