Specifications for the new Volvo FL

On this page, you find:
  • Model combinations
  • Front suspension
  • Engines
  • Gearboxes
  • Cab measurements
  • Cab features
  • Equipment packages

Model combinations

Gross Vehicle Weight (tonnes) Wheels Front axle load Rear axle load
12–16 19.5” 4.5/5.0/5.8 8.5/9.5/10.9
18 22.5” 6.3/7.1 10.9/11.5


Front Suspension

12–16 tonnes 18 tonnes
Leaf suspension, parabolic
Leaf suspension, parabolic reinforced
Air suspension


Engines

D7E D7F
No. of cylinders 6 6
Displacement 7.2 dm³ 7.7 dm³
Stroke 130 mm 130 mm
Bore 108 mm 108 mm
Compression ratio 18:1 18:1
Economy revs 1200–1700 r/min 1200–1700 r/min
Exhaust braking effect (2800 r/min) 130 kW 130 kW
Oil filters 1 full-flow 1 full-flow
Oil change volume, incl. filter 27.5 l 27.5 l
Cooling system, total volume 21.5 l 21.5 l


D7E – Power/torque

D7F – Power/torque

Engine D7E power and torque curves Engine D7F power and torque curves
Net output according to: EC 582/2011 Net output according to: EC 582/2011


D7E240 (177 kW) D7F240 (177 kW)
Max power at 2300 r/min 240 hp Max power at 2300 r/min 240 hp
Max torque at 1200–1700 r/min 920 Nm Max torque at 1200–1800 r/min 940 Nm
D7E280 (206 kW) D7F260 (191 kW)
Max power at 2300 r/min 280 hp Max power at 2300 r/min 260 hp
Max torque at 1200–1700 r/min 1050 Nm Max torque at 1200–1800 r/min 1010 Nm
D7F290 (213 kW)
Max power at 2300 r/min 290 hp
Max torque at 1200–1800 r/min 1070 Nm


Gearboxes

Type Number of gears Max torque (Nm) GCW approval (tonnes)
ZTO1006 Manual 6 1050 32
ZTO1109 Manual 9 1200 35
AL306 Automatic 6 1300 26
ATO1056 Automated (I-Sync) 6 1050 32


Cab measurements


Day cab Comfort cab
Day cab with comfortable and ergonomic driver area. Interior height 1605 mm. Comfort cab offers extra space that can be equipped with a bed for one person or be used as office space with extra storage compartments. Interior height 1605 mm.


Volvo FL day cab, side view

Volvo FL comfort cab, side view

Volvo FL day cab, top view

Volvo FL comfort cab, top view

Volvo FL day cab, interior side view Volvo FL comfort cab, interior side view


Cab features


Cab suspension
The front suspension of the cab consists of rubber cushion for minor vertical movement while the rear suspension consists of coil spring and shock absorber.

Driver’s seat
Three different levels of comfort: Comfort, Standard or Economy. All three feature backrest, length, height and front tilt adjustment and intergated headrests.

Passenger seat
Three different levels of comfort: Standard, Economy or Basic.

Colours
Available in 232 fixed variants. On top of that additional colours can be ordered.

Steering wheel
The steering wheel has a diameter of 460 or 500 mm depending on truck configuration and can be pneumatically adjusted to desired position.

Roof hatch
The cab can be equipped with a roof hatch that can be opened 50 mm. The hatch can be manually or electrically operated.

Cab heating
The cab heating system is available in two variants: manually controlled, heater only, or manually controlled heater and air conditioning. There’s also a 2 kW parking heater system available and can be specified as options.

Interior storage
The cab has many practical and easily accessible compartments for storage of documents and personal belongings. Above the windscreen there are two storage units protected by a lid or net, as well as four DIN compartments. A number of different storage and tunnel boxes, writing pad and clothes hooks can be specified as options.

Horns
There’s a choice of two extra horn types, electric or pneumatic – either two roof-mounted horns, pneumatically operated, or one electrical horn under the front lid.

Bed (comfort cab)
The bed is offered in one or two pieces and is either 580 mm or 780 mm wide. There’s an optional bed protection bar and a smoke detector.


Equipment packages


Distribution
Distribution makes local distribution easier with features such as power windows and cruise control.

Distribution+
Distribution+ is even more comfortable and secure, adding climate control, remote central lock, roof hatch, exterior sun visor, power mirrors and illuminated footsteps.
Vocational
Intended for service and emergency rescue vehicles, with features such as climate control, rubber mats and power mirrors.

Audio
Packages for any conceivable audio and musical preferences.