Cab specifications for the new Volvo FM

On this page, you find:

  • Cab measurements
  • Cab features

Cab measurements

Day cab
Day cab (FM-DAY) with comfortable and ergonomic driver area. Interior height 157 cm, 114 cm on the engine compartment cover.
Sleeper cab
Sleeper cab (FM-SLP) with comfortable overnight accommodation for one or two people.Interior height 157 cm, 114 cm on the engine compartment cover.
Globetrotter cab
Globetrotter cab (FM-HSLP) with comfortable overnight accommodation for up to two people. The cab offers extra storage space higher up. Interior height 196 cm, 153 cm on the engine compartment cover.

Volvo FM day cab, side view Volvo FM sleeper cab, side view Volvo FM Globetrotter cab, side view

Volvo FM day cab, top view Volvo FM sleeper cab, top view Volvo FM Globetrotter cab, top view

Volvo FM day cab, interior side view Volvo FM sleeper cab, interior side view Volvo FM Globetrotter cab, interior side view

 

Cab features

Four-point cab suspension
Coil springs with dampers all-round or air suspension with automatic level control all-round.

Air intakes
Air intake positioned on the left side and available in high version.

Driver’s seat
The seat’s total adjustment scope is 200 mm fore-aft, and 100 mm vertically. The driver’s seat is fitted as standard with a head restraint, adjustable and fold-down backrest, vertical and fore-aft adjustment, adjustable lumbar support and adjustable seat angle.

Passenger seat
Two different levels of comfort: Standard and Comfort. The passenger seats are equipped as standard with head restraints.

Seat upholstery
Robust Textile, Textile/Vinyl or Leather

Wall upholstery
Robust Vinyl

Beds
Lower bed measuring 70×200 cm.
16 cm mattress with pocket springs and excellent comfort.  
Comfort upper bed dimensions: 70×190 cm.

Interior storage

The space above the windscreen consists of two storage compartments with roller doors as well as four ISO slots, one of which is reserved for the tachograph. Under the bed in the sleeper cab and the Globetrotter cab there are two large storage compartments that are accessible from the outside, and in the sleeper section there are two storages for magazines and small items. In the dashboard there are four open storages, a small storage box, a DIN slot storage, bird bath and a bottle holder.

Exterior storage

Storage space accessible from the outside can be found behind the passenger and driver seats.

Roof hatch

The cab is equipped with a roof hatch that can be opened 50 mm. On the inside there is a perforated sunblind, which also acts as an insect net when the hatch is open. The roof hatch can be manually manoeuvred.

Steering wheel

Steering wheel 450 mm in diameter. The steering wheel’s height can be adjusted by up to 90 mm and the angle can be adjusted by 28 degrees. The steering wheel is available with or without an airbag. Integrated controls in the steering wheel provide safe and comfortable operation of cruise control, horn, phone and the functions in the driver information display and secondary information display.

Climate system

There is a choice of two alternative climate systems to cover all needs:

  • Air conditioning with manual control (MCC).
  • Air conditioning with automatic temperature control (ECC).