Gearbox

Volvo VT2514B is a 14-speed range and splitter gearbox, designed for maximum engine torque of 2500 Nm. The gearbox has a wide range of gear ratios, and close, well-balanced shift increments. This provides very high starting traction while also offering the capacity for high average speeds.

The other features of the gear include:

  • Steel range housing for heavy duty application. Clutch casing made of aluminium to keep lower weight of gear box
  • Cable link gear-changing mechanism for a vibration-free gear lever and distinct gear positions
  • Volvo patented synchronization, which contributes to low gear shifting forces and increased driver comfort
  • Pressurized oil pumping system ensures longer service life