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  • News Equipment

    Driving the Volvo VHD with I-Shift crawler gears

    July 4, 2016 9:32AM by James Menzies

    Volvo’s crawler gears offer better control when even 1 mph is too fast

  • News Equipment

    Volvo reinforces I-Shift for severe-duty applications

    March 18, 2015 8:47PM by Truck News

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Volvo’s I-Shift automated manual transmission can now be deployed into severe-service applications. A more rugged version of the transmission has been developed and will be available for order in May in Volvo VHD vocational trucks. It can

  • News Equipment

    Volvo to introduce new fuel-saving features on 2016 model year VNs

    August 13, 2014 9:14PM by Truck News

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Volvo is promising a more fuel-efficient VN series with its 2016 model year. Improvements in aerodynamics and powertrain enhancements are expected to improve fuel economy up to 3.5% and 2.5%, respectively, the company announced. Aerodynamics have been

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    August 4, 2014 9:32PM by James Menzies

    I love driving trucks and I’ll travel anywhere to do so, but there’s something special about driving them in your own neck of the woods over familiar roadways. I had the opportunity to do so when Volvo made its new