Volvo FM

The versatile specialist with excellent handling and operating economy.

4×2, 6×2, 6×4, 8×2 or 8×4

D11 or D13 (330 to 480 hp)

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.
Low sleeper cab
Low sleeper cab (FM-LSLP) with lowered roof provides added load space above the cab. Interior height 147 cm, 104 cm over the engine compartment.

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

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

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

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.
Globetrotter LXL cab
Globetrotter LXL cab (FM-XHSL) with comfortable overnight accommodation for up to two people. The cab offers extra storage space higher up. Interior height 210 cm, 167 cm on the engine compartment cover.

Volvo FM Globetrotter cab, side view Volvo FM Globetrotter LXL cab, side view

Volvo FM Globetrotter cab, top view Volvo FM Globetrotter LXL cab, top view

Volvo FM Globetrotter cab, interior side view Volvo FM Globetrotter LXL 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 or low version. Front air intake available as an option.

Colours
Available in about 850 variants.

Driver’s seat
Three different levels of comfort: Standard, Comfort and Deluxe. All levels can be ordered with optional upholstery. 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. Both can be ordered with optional upholstery. The passenger seats are equipped as standard with head restraints.

Seat upholstery
Robust Textile, Textile/Vinyl or Leather
Dynamic Textile, Textile/Vinyl or Leather
Progressive Soft textile or Leather
All comfort seats are available in ventilated versions.

Wall upholstery
Robust Vinyl
Dynamic Textile
Progressive Textile

Beds
Lower bed measuring 70×200 cm.
16 cm mattress with pocket springs and excellent comfort. Three options of firmness: Soft, Semi-firm and Firm.
Two options of overlay mattress protector that improves sleeping comfort and facilitates bed-making.
Comfort upper bed dimensions: 70×190 cm or 60×190 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 or electrically manoeuvred (option).

Steering wheel

Steering wheel in two different sizes – 450 mm or 500 mm in diameter depending on the truck specification. 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/ECC2).

The climate system can also be completed with cab and engine parking heater.