Volvo Trucks Press Releases

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  • Volvo Trucks Names Wade Long Regional Vice President, Western U.S. Region

    Volvo Trucks North America has named Wade Long as regional vice president for its Western U.S. region. He will oversee business development and ongoing support for 40 dealer locations.

  • Expanded Product Range Brings New Market Opportunities for Volvo Trucks in Mexico

    Introduction of the new VNR series for regional haul operations and expansion of the Volvo autohauler (VAH) series gives Volvo Trucks greater segment coverage with a very strong product range. Previously, Volvo was represented in Mexico almost solely by the VNL series for long-haul.

  • Volvo Trucks Introduces New VNR Series for Regional Haul to the Mexican Market

    Volvo Trucks is invigorating the Mexican regional haul truck market with the introduction of the new VNR series, which debuted in Mexico today at Expo Transporte in Guadalajara. The VNR series was inspired by the modern professional truck driver and rapidly evolving demands of goods delivery. Signature features of the VNR series include its striking, aerodynamic exterior design, efficient Volvo engines and the I-Shift automated manual transmission, leading driver productivity and comfort features, and the safety of Volvo’s legendary high-strength steel cabs. The versatile design and outstanding maneuverability make the Volvo VNR ideal for urban areas, pickup and delivery, liquid tankers, dry bulk, flatbed and other regional haul applications.

  • Volvo Trucks Sets the Long Haul Standard in Mexico With Debut of the New VNL Series

    Volvo Trucks debuted the new VNL longhaul series for the Mexican market today at Expo Transporte in Guadalajara. The groundbreaking VNL series sets a new standard for long-haul trucking operations and professional drivers through its dynamic exterior design, productivity boosting driving and living environments, active and passive safety innovations, and uptime-enhancing connectivity.

  • Volvo Trucks Outlines Supported Solutions for Complying with ELD Rule

    Volvo truck owners in the U.S. and Canada now have supported solutions for complying with the impending electronic logging device (ELD) mandate, which goes into effect December 18, 2017. Depending on engine, emissions level, and associated onboard hardware, Volvo owners can utilize Volvo’s integrated connected vehicle hardware to access services throughTelogis Inc., a Verizon Company, or they can use a plug-in Geotab telematics device to connect with their compliance services.

  • Volvo Trucks Dealer Vanguard Truck Centers Adds Houston Texas Location

    Volvo Trucks dealer Vanguard Truck Centers recently added to their portfolio of locations with the acquisition of a Houston, Texas-based Volvo dealership. The acquisition enables Volvo Trucks to continue providing outstanding service and support to its Houston area customers through Vanguard.

  • Volvo Trucks Congratulates Ploger Transportation’s Joel Morrow for Outstanding Fuel Efficiency During Run on Less Roadshow

    Volvo Trucks congratulates Joel Morrow of Ploger Transportation on his exceptional fuel efficiency performance during the Run on Less freight efficiency roadshow. Morrow achieved more than 140 ton miles per gallon – defined as payload moved – over the course of more than 6,300 miles driven, loaded at an average gross weight of nearly 62,000 lbs., during the roadshow, making his operations among the most efficient or the seven participating companies. Morrow hauled several payloads of more than 46,000 lbs. over a 1,000 mile length of haul and averaged 10.5 mpg while running at an average road speed of 51 mph.

  • Volvo Trucks Enhances the Volvo VHD Vocational Series with New Interiors for Improved Driver Comfort and Productivity

    Volvo Trucks North America debuted at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show its new interiors for the Volvo VHD series, bringing exceptional driver comfort and productivity features to its vocational lineup. Volvo VHD 300 daycab and VHD 400 regional sleeper model interiors feature LED lighting, and extensive connectivity points to support a driver’s daily work. Extensive new seating choices, optimized ergonomics and driver convenience features make the VHD series the most comfortable, driver-centric vocational truck Volvo has offered North America.

  • Volvo Trucks to Showcase Heavy-Duty Innovation at Inaugural North American Commercial Vehicle Show

    Volvo Trucks will showcase the design and performance innovation of the new Volvo VNR series regional haul and Volvo VNL series long-haul tractors at the inaugural North American Commercial Vehicle Show Sept. 25 to 28 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. Volvo’s booth (No. 2816) will be the first public exhibition of the new Volvo VNL series long-haul tractors. Volvo will debut the new interior for its VHD model, bringing on-highway driver comfort and productivity to the vocational market.

  • Volvo Trucks North America’s ‘World’s Largest Unboxing’ Film Racks Up Nearly 25 Million Views

    Volvo Trucks North America’s “World’s Largest Unboxing” film is setting records in more ways than one. Just a little more than two weeks since its launch, the film has been viewed nearly 25 million times, making it Volvo Trucks North America’s most-watched film of all time. The film’s success has also earned it the number three spot on Ad Age’s July 25th Viral Video Chart, which tracks brand-driven viral videos.

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