Volvo Trucks – New heavy-duty electric concept trucks for construction and regional transport

How can we meet the climate challenge while the need for transport continues to increase? Volvo Trucks is taking another step, exploring the future of heavy-duty electric vehicles in two new segments: regional distribution and urban construction transports. Growing urbanisation drives demand for cleaner and even more silent transport in the delivery of goods and […]

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 […]

Volvo Trucks – This is how gas flows in the engine inside our gas-powered trucks

In order to give the truck as long driving range as possible, the tank is filled with liquefied gas. The gas is stored in a cryogenic vacuum isolated tank at minus 130 to 140 degrees Celsius. Inside the tank is a hydraulically driven pump that raises the LNG to system pressure, and a vaporiser at […]

Volvo Trucks – This is LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas)

In a world with a constantly increasing demand for climate-smart energy solutions, one of the answers is natural gas and biogas. Natural gas is one of the world’s fastest growing major energy sources and the cleanest burning fossil fuel. The gas can be found in underground reservoirs all over the world, and the resource of […]

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. […]

Your next car may be Chinese and electric

– Oh my God! These guys are in Shenzhen, a city in south China that’s one of China’s tech hubs. Electric cars are everywhere here. China has never been one of the world’s great car-making countries. But what’s happening in Shenzhen right now could be a glimpse into the future. A future where the world […]