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Volvo Trucks Press Releases

  • Volvo Trucks Partners with Galfab and Fontaine Modification

    Volvo Trucks North America has announced a collaboration with Galfab to have roll-off bodies available for installation at the Fontaine facility near Volvo Trucks’ Dublin, Va., factory.

  • Volvo Trucks Unveils Tougher, Smarter Volvo VHD

    The most significant evolution of Volvo Trucks North America’s vocational offering in decades, the combination of structural upgrades, technological and innovative advances builds on the new Volvo VHD’s world-class durability, versatility and productivity.

  • Volvo Trucks to Exhibit Power and Productivity at World of Concrete

    Volvo Trucks North America will demonstrate how the Volvo VHD series makes hard work easy at its booth (No. C6813) at the World of Concrete show February 4-7, 2020 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. An eye-catching pink Volvo VHD 300 with a mixer body and a very special purpose will be the highlight of the booth.

  • Volvo Trucks to Introduce Next Iteration of Volvo Active Driver Assist in VNR VNL and VNX Models

    Volvo Active Driver Assist (VADA) 2.0, a comprehensive collision mitigation system, will be made standard in the new Volvo VNR and VNL models, and available on VNX models, later this year. 

  • Volvo Trucks Launches Nationwide Warranty Program for Pre-Owned Trucks

    Volvo Trucks is revolutionizing the used truck industry with the introduction of its Volvo Certified program, headlined by the factory-backed Volvo Certified Warranty for pre-owned trucks. 

  • Volvo Trucks Introduces New LED Headlights for VHD Series as Standard Equipment

    Volvo Trucks North America debuted new LED headlights for Volvo VHD series vocational trucks at World of Concrete 2018. The new LED headlights will be offered as standard equipment on the VHD 300 daycab and VHD 400 regional sleeper models to help reduce eye strain, increase visibility and improve safety on roads and jobsites. The new headlights also provide an estimated 10,000 operating hours, ten times greater than previous incandescent headlights.

  • Volvo Trucks to Exhibit Vocational Strength and Versatility at World of Concrete 2018

    Volvo Trucks North America will showcase three application-specific Volvo VHD series vocational trucks in its booth (No. C7012) at World of Concrete 2018, January 23-26 at the Las Vegas Conference Center. The VHD 300 mixer, VHD 300 volumetric mixer, and VHD 300 dump models are designed to deliver power, productivity, and versatility to specific concrete and masonry applications.

  • 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 VHD model to help evaluate U.S. roads

    Beginning this month, researchers at the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) will use a Volvo VHD 430 vocational model outfitted with highly specialized instrumentation to help evaluate the safety of highway surfaces in several U.S states. The project, funded by the Federal Highway Administration, will analyze continuous stretches of pavement to determine whether improving highway materials or design could reduce crashes and save lives.