“I-shift has convinced me 100 percent. All our Volvo trucks have I-shift since this saves fuel and offers increased driving comfort’’
Walter Husmann, W.Husmann Company, Switzerland
With a family of packages available, specialised programmes can be used to customise I-Shift for the special conditions in different transport areas. This is how I-Shift can optimise fuel ef?ciency for any type of ?eet. The Distribution & Construction programme, for instance, includes functions to facilitate starting and shunting. Heavy GCM optimises gear changing for weights above 60 tonnes while Long Haul Fuel & Economy optimises fuel consumption through cruising speed.
OUR FOURTH GENERATION AMT
Volvo's AMT, or automated manual transmission, has been refined again and again to offer greater economy and more intelligent features to support the driver. It's a 12-speed, electronically controlled range-splitter gearbox offering a choice of manual or automatic gear shifting. Automatic has two settings: performance and economy.