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Volvo Trucks postpones new truck FM, FMX and FH series

Volvo Trucks postpones new truck FM, FMX and FH series

Volvo Trucks has decided to postpone the production of the new generation of trucks. The new FM and FMX and the updated FH and FH16 models were presented online but the launch in Gothenburg was canceled because of the Corona crisis. Volvo now decided to close the orderbooks for the new series until week 37…Continue Reading

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New Volvo FM Crewcab

New Volvo FM Crewcab

After the presentation of the new Volvo FM here is the new Volvo FM Crewcab. The new cab structure makes more space for firecrews or other teams that travel by truck. The wider cab offres a beter entry both in front and in the back seat rows. The cab gives space for up to nine…Continue Reading

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Volvo news coming up!

Volvo news coming up!

After months of speculation and spy pics the new generation of Volvo trucks is almost there. Next week there is a press event in Sweden and the Volvo website is already counting the days to the launch. We espect the new Volvo FM. A truck that is based on the FH series, but with a…Continue Reading

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New Volvo FH and FM

New Volvo FH and FM

It is no secret that Volvo is working on an update of the FH and a completely new FM series. The FM cab is the low version of the FH and that is going to be a very spacious cab compared with the old FM. For the FM series we espect a new, aerodynamic front…Continue Reading

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Volvo spotted in Poland

Volvo spotted in Poland

The new generation of the Volvo FH was spotted in Poland this time. The photo’s were sent in by one of our followers. Altough the front is heavy camouflaged we can see some new, sharper lines in the front bumper. Also the headlights seem to get a new, sharper look on the Volvo. The new…Continue Reading

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Fieldtest new Volvo FM

Fieldtest new Volvo FM

The next generation of the Volvo FM is now in the fase of fieldtesting with costumers. The truck has a lower version of the FH cab with a new designed front and interior. These changes are also going to be released for the new FH model that will be revealed next year. Probably we also…Continue Reading

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Volvo Trucks alliance with Samsung SDI

Volvo Trucks alliance with Samsung SDI

Our sources say that Volvo Trucks has an alliance with the South-Korean company Samsung SDI for developing battery’s for electric trucks. Volvo has plans to commercialise the FE and FL series electric driven trucks and that makes that there is a need for large and high quality battery’s. It seems that the developement is being…Continue Reading

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Volvo Globetrotter XXL

Volvo Globetrotter XXL

And there is the first official photo of the Volvo Globetrotter XXL. This truck has a streched cab that is hidden behind the longer side deflectors. The 20 cm longer interior has a main bunk of 105 cm wide! We soon espect to see the official introduction but here is the first real photo of…Continue Reading

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Volvo XXL Concept Cab

Volvo XXL Concept Cab

Volvo Trucks has showcased a concept XXL cab for the Australian market. Just like the previous FH model the new FH is also going to offer more interior space. The cab is 20 cm longer than the standard FH sleepercab and that gives a lot more interior space. The longer cab is still a concept…Continue Reading

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