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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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Tradelink Transport Transforming Fleet by Nearly 30% with VNR Electric Trucks to Decarbonize Transportation and Recruit Drivers of the Future

    Volvo Trucks North America customer Tradelink Transport, a minority-owned trucking company based in Compton, California, recently purchased 15 Volvo VNR Electric trucks for its land-bridge operations transporting a variety of products for major shipping companies between the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach and nearby rail yards. The Class 8, zero-tailpipe emission trucks will provide air quality and noise-reduction benefits to the disadvantaged communities located adjacent to the ports and the heavily trafficked I-110 and I-710 Southern California freeway corridors.

  • Volvo Trucks to Showcase Advanced Vehicle Technologies at ATA MC&E

    Volvo Trucks North America will showcase a portfolio of advanced transportation solutions for Class 8 trucks at the American Trucking Associations’ (ATA) 2022 Management Conference & Exhibition (MC&E), October 22-25, in San Diego, California.

  • Volvo Trucks North America Celebrates 25,000 Trucks Delivered to Penske Truck Leasing in a Ceremony at the Volvo Customer Center

    Volvo Trucks North America hosted Penske Truck Leasing executives at the Volvo Trucks Customer Center in Dublin, Va. today to commemorate the delivery of the 25,000th truck in a partnership that has spanned the last two decades. On hand for the ceremony were board members of the Volvo Group Board of Directors, including President and Chief Executive Officer Martin Lundstedt, and the President of Volvo Trucks North America, Peter Voorhoeve. Accepting delivery of the trucks were Penske executives Art Vallely, President of Penske Truck Leasing and Paul Rosa, Senior Vice President of Procurement and Fleet Planning at Penske.

  • 4 Gen Logistics to Deploy 41 Volvo VNR Electric Trucks to Service the Port of Long Beach

    Volvo Trucks North America customer 4 Gen Logistics, a fourth generation, family-owned drayage company, has ordered 41 Volvo VNR Electric trucks to haul freight between the Port of Long Beach and Southern California’s Inland Empire — a national logistics and warehousing hub. The order was announced today during an event at the Port of Long Beach with representatives from 4 Gen Logistics, Volvo Trucks North America, TEC Equipment, Electrify America, California Air Resources Board, the Port of Long Beach, and the City of Long Beach.

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