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.
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.
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 […]
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 […]
You never get tired of driving a tractor. I have been driving tractors since I was 7 years old. We bought the Ferguson over there new in 1964. That is the tractor I learned to drive in. Today we have a veteran tractor plowing day. It is probably around the twelfth year we are doing […]
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 […]
So there’s a new top of the range Audi in town, except right now it’s not in town, as you can see it’s in the wilderness of the Chilean Atacama desert which is where Audi has chosen to launch the new Q8 luxury SUV, as you do! Now, do not adjust your sets, you have […]
hello everyone and welcome to the fifth and final episode of a series I’ve partnered with formula II to put together talking about electric car technology now in this video we’re going to be talking about five performance advantages of electric vehicles a lot of people talk about the efficiency and sustainable benefits of electric […]
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