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  • Volvo Trucks Expands East Coast Certified EV Dealer Network with Bergey’s Truck Centers in New Jersey

    Volvo Trucks North America has named Bergey’s Truck Centers, a fourth-generation, family run dealership group, as the second Volvo Trucks Certified Electric Vehicle (EV) Dealer in New Jersey. The dealership’s Trenton, New Jersey, location is the first of its 17 locations to complete the necessary sales and service team training and facility upgrades to become a certified dealership and is now ready to support customers throughout the Mid-Atlantic region that are interested in adding Volvo VNR Electric trucks to their fleets.

  • General Truck Sales Earns First Volvo Trucks Certified EV Dealer Designation in Indiana

    Volvo Trucks North America dealer General Truck Sales has completed the necessary training and facility upgrades to earn the Volvo Trucks Certified Electric Vehicle (EV) Dealer designation at two of its flagship locations — Toledo, Ohio, and Pendleton, Indiana — both of which are positioned near major interstates to service fleet customers throughout the Midwest. General Truck Sales’ Pendleton dealership is the first official Volvo Trucks Certified EV Dealer in Indiana, and its Toledo dealership is now the second in Ohio.

  • Rockview Farms Deploys Volvo LIGHTS Project’s Final Two Volvo VNR Electric Trucks

    Volvo Trucks North America customer Rockview Farms, a family owned and operated dairy business in Southern California, deployed two Volvo VNR Electric trucks to support farm-to-customer deliveries of local California milk. The zero-tailpipe emissions battery-electric trucks will help reduce noise and emissions in the neighborhoods surrounding Rockview Farms’ facility in Downey, California, which is the central hub for deliveries throughout the greater Los Angeles area. Rockview Farms’ Volvo VNR Electric trucks are the final two trucks to be funded through the award-winning Volvo LIGHTS project.

  • Young Trucks Becomes First Volvo Trucks Certified EV Dealership in Ohio

    Volvo Trucks North America has expanded its network of Volvo Trucks Certified Electric Vehicle (EV) Dealers into Ohio, announcing that Young Trucks, a fourth generation, family-owned dealership, has recently completed the required training and certification program.

  • Jared Ruiz Named Regional Vice President – West, Volvo Trucks North America

    Jared Ruiz has been appointed Regional Vice President – West for Volvo Trucks North America. He begins his new position on January 3, 2023.

  • Surgenor Truck Group’s Two Ontario, Canada, Locations Become Volvo Trucks Certified EV Dealers

    Volvo Trucks North America announced the sixth and seventh Canadian dealerships to complete its comprehensive Volvo Trucks Certified Electric Vehicle (EV) Dealer program. Surgenor Truck Group, a family owned and operated truck dealership for more than 30 years, has completed the program at two locations — Ottawa and Kingston, Ontario, Canada — to support the growing regional interest in Class 8 battery-electric trucks.

  • Volvo Trucks North America Continues Development of Electromobility Ecosystem, Announcing Vision Truck Group as Fifth Certified EV Dealer in Canada

    Volvo Trucks North America named Vision Truck Group as the first Volvo Trucks Certified Electric Vehicle (EV) Dealer in the Greater Toronto Area of Ontario, Canada. Vision Truck Group, a second-generation, family-owned dealership group, has served the heavy-duty trucking industry for more than 50 years, providing sales, service, modifications, and parts across a network of dealerships in Southwestern Ontario, Canada. With the certification of its Brampton location, Vision Truck Group’s sales and service team will assist its fleet customers across the region, which includes Brampton, Mississauga, Etobicoke, Toronto, and York, with their transitions to zero-tailpipe emission transportation solutions.

  • Ryder Deploys Volvo VNR Electric Trucks to Service Volvo Group’s Assembly Operations

    Volvo Trucks North America has delivered seven Volvo VNR Electric trucks to Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R) to support local supply chain routes servicing the Volvo Group’s truck assembly operations in Pennsylvania. Ryder, a leader in supply chain, dedicated transportation, and fleet management solutions, replaced the diesel trucks that were previously servicing the route and will operate the dedicated zero-tailpipe emissions Class 8 battery-electric trucks to support the Volvo Group’s sustainability goal of reducing CO2 from its global operations.

  • Pacific Coast Heavy Truck Group Becomes First Volvo Trucks Certified EV Dealer in British Columbia Canada

    Volvo Trucks North America today announced the expansion of its certified electric vehicle (EV) dealer network into a third Canadian province to support continued market adoption of its Class 8 Volvo VNR Electric model. Pacific Coast Heavy Truck Group in Langley, British Columbia (B.C.), recently completed the robust training program and invested in the facility upgrades necessary to provide comprehensive sales and service support for battery-electric trucks.

  • Volvo VNR Electric Trucks Deployed in South Bronx Via $10 Million New York Clean Transportation Prize

    Volvo Trucks North America will deploy eight Volvo VNR Electric trucks with two Bronx-based community groups as part of a $10 million award through the New York Clean Transportation Prizes program. The Bronx is Breathing: Reimagining a Cleaner Hunts Point plan was one of three award winners in the program’s Clean Neighborhoods Challenge, with the goal of spurring local economic development, creating new job opportunities, and reducing air pollution in underserved communities.

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