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Volvo Group Takes an Important Strategic Step with the Launch of Quester

On August 26th UD Trucks, part of the Volvo Group, launched Quester, a new heavy-duty truck range developed specifically for growth markets. Quester will address new market segments and marks a milestone for the Volvo Group in line with the Group’s truck strategy to increase sales by capturing profitable growth opportunities in fast growing markets across Asia Pacfic and other regions. Quester...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Volvo Buses Receives Order for 475 Hybrid Buses from Quebec

Volvo Buses' North American subsidiary, Nova Bus, has received an order for 475 hybrid buses from Quebec in Canada. This is the single largest order for hybrid vehicles that the Volvo Group has ever signed to date. The buses are scheduled for delivery beginning of 2014. With a total of more than 1600 delivered hybrid buses Volvo Buses is the world leader in the fast-expanding market for hybrid...

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The New Volvo FE and Volvo FL - Optimised for City and Suburban Deliveries

The new Volvo FE and Volvo FL trucks are now even easier to drive in city conditions where the demand is for fast, smooth and clean transport. The new trucks feature an enhanced driver environment, and the Volvo FL range is extended with a very competitive four-cylinder, 5-litre engine. Drivers often climb into and out of their trucks many times on each shift. That's why we've focused on creating...

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New Volvo FMX Centre of Attention at Bauma Fair

The new Volvo FMX truck was launched at the Bauma 2013 trade fair in Munich yesterday, setting a new standard when it comes to robustness, handling and driver comfort. With its launch, Volvo Trucks breaks new ground in the construction segment. The new FMX, Volvo Trucks’ specialised truck designed for heavy construction duties, was launched yesterday at the Bauma 2013 fair. The truck boasts an...

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Volvo Trucks has Renewed Its Entire European Truck Range in Eight Months

Since September 2012, Volvo Trucks has launched five new truck models. It all began last year with the spectacular launch of the new Volvo FH, followed this year by the introduction of the new Volvo FM, Volvo FMX, Volvo FE and Volvo FL. All the new models include innovations and features that make the driver’s job easier and more efficient. “This has been one of the most intensive and...

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Heavy-Haul Tractors are designed for maximum uptime.

Intended for such assignments as hauling timber and heavy machinery, Volvo VNX is designed for applications up to 225,000 lb. It is powered by 16 L engine, which produces 600 hp and 2,050 lb-ft torque andÂ- is mated to automated IShift transmission. Also available, Volvo VNL daycabs are powered by 13 L engine for liquefied natural gas. Compression-ignition engine utilizes diesel fuel...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Customizable Truck delivers flexibility, transport efficiency.

Available with 11 and 13 L engines as well as I-See system that can cut diesel consumption up to 5%, Volvo FM provides in-cab environment designed with driver in focus by offering ergonomic and safe workplace. Dynamic steering system provides directional stability on highway, andÂ- even heavily loaded truck retains its maneuverability at low speeds. Weight, axle configurations,...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Cooling Package suits industrial engines in harsh environments.

Able to withstand cleaning with high-pressure water, Heavy-Duty Cooling Packages are available on 2013 Volvo Penta D5, D7, D13, and D16 Stage IIIB/Tier 4i engines as well as D13 and D16 Stage II engines, which cover 129–565 kW range. Systems are available as suction- and pusher-type models for all heavy-duty radiator units. Heavy-duty cable harnesses use split synthetic polyester tubing as...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Sandvik Selects Volvo Penta Power-Generation Systems for New Tertiary Crushers

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Sandvik Construction has selected Volvo Penta power-generation engines for its new electric-powered track-mounted tertiary crushers. The new UH450E tertiary crusher was developed by Sandvik in response to market demand and special requests from customers for an electric-powered system. The new-generation UH450E is powered by a Volvo Penta TAD1651GE power-generation engine...

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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Volvo Penta Powers Sullair Tier 4 Interim Mobile Air Compressors

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Volvo Penta today announced an agreement with Sullair to supply Tier 4 interim diesel engines to power their line of portable air compressors. Under the agreement, Volvo Penta TAD764VE engines, rated at 225 kW (306 hp), are powering Sullair's family of 600-900 CFM portable air compressors. The compressors are produced in Sullair's factory in Michigan City, Ind., USA and are...

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