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The Volvo Trucks’ view on automation

Volvo’s pioneering work with truck automation started over twenty years ago. As a vast range of new technology continues to drive the industry forward, the needs of Volvo customers always stand at the centre. We met some of the Gothenburg-based Volvo ...

Cool deliveries

Twenty years ago, Mark Clare bought a milk run and started up his business with just one truck. Today, his company is considered one of the number one providers of frozen and temperature controlled goods in Ireland....

Taking the right turn

The tortuous Tizi n’Tichka pass in Morocco’s High Atlas mountain chain can spark a mixture of emotions in any driver. Yet for truck driver Omar Ait Mbarek, the road is his home and office....

Emergency Brake – a system that saves lives

Collision Warning with Emergency Brake is the result of Volvo Trucks’ pioneering work with active safety systems. Here we take a look at the technology behind Emergency Brake, how it protects the driver and makes traffic environments safer....

True colours

At the Volvo Trucks’ paint shop, fully automated robots combine with a team of colour technicians to ensure every cab leaves with a smooth, high quality finish and perfect colour. ...

Prepare your truck for a second life

Resale value is an important part of a truck’s total cost of ownership, so it should be taken into consideration from the very start. The difference between a truck that sells quickly, and one that does not, often comes down to small details....

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One minute – Active safety

New technology is enabling increasingly sophisticated active safety systems to be installed in heavy trucks. By helping drivers to prevent accidents, these systems are saving lives and making our roads safer for everyone....

One minute – Visibility

In traffic limited visibility compromises safety, both for drivers and other road users. This is why Volvo Trucks designs its cabs to minimise distractions and offer maximum visibility. Features includes extra large windows, slim designs for ...

One minute – I-Shift Dual Clutch

Volvo Trucks’ I-Shift Dual Clutch enables seamless gear changes, using sports car technology that is totally unique in the heavy trucks market. When conditions demand a lot of shifting, this gearbox really comes into its own. In fact, the heavier the ...

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