The Volvo D7 engine

Power and performance in a perfect mix.

Six cylinders. 240 to 280 hp. The Volvo FL engine will never be found wanting. Plenty of torque, quick response and a powerful output. Performance adapted to your particular needs, ideal for inner city distribution, for maximum productivity and profitability. Every time, every working day.


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Engine reliability.

D7E – as reliable as reliable gets.

The Volvo D7E engine is a six-cylinder, 7-litre diesel engine with a power output of either 240 to 280 hp. The D7 is one of the most reliable six-cylinder engines on the market. And with the choice of power output it is optimised for any particular transport assignment.


Volvo torque curve – a smooth ride guaranteed

The Volvo torque curve
– a smooth ride guaranteed.

The D7E engine will secure wide, flat torque output and lightning-quick response, even at low rpm:s. The maximum torque is 920–1,050 Nm at 1,200–1,700 rpm.


Engine power.

We’ve got the power.

When driving a Volvo FL with a D7E, you’ll always have plenty of engine power. And with unparalleled rapid response the engine’s power output is optimally suited for inner city traffic.

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FL engine range


Hp kW Torque
D7E240 240 177 920 Nm
D7E280 280 206 1050 Nm


A variety of power take-offs

Power take-off options.

In order to power your load-handling or other additional equipment, your truck must be fitted with an extra means of power supply – a power take-off. Add one or more to transfer power from the engine and power separate attachments such as a crane or a cement mixer. The Volvo FL features a wide variety of PTO:s that will fulfil any need for any type of distribution or transport assignment.

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