Volvo FM

Short facts

Total weight:
Up to 49 tonnes

Chassis height:
1100  to 1200 mm

D13A: 400 hp


FM400 6x4 Tractor has a conventional multi-leaf spring front suspension with shock absorbers.

FM400 8x4 / 6X4 Rigid has option of parabolic leaf spring in front suspension.

Both tractor & tipper have lubrication free, robustly dimensioned leaf spring suspended bogie for tandem drive rear axles. The suspension is primarily adapted for handling the very heaviest transport assignments on rough road surfaces.