Volvo FM

The versatile specialist with excellent handling and operating economy.

4×2, 6×2, 6×4 or 8×4

D11 or D13 (370 to 440 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.

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

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

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

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

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 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.

Malaysian specifications may vary

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 which is standard or the optional 500 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/ECC2).

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