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Volvo driverless trucks take part in Platooning Challenge

Volvo is taking part in the European Truck Platooning Challenge, in which three Volvo trucks will be communicating wirelessly and driving closely behind one another in a Platoon. The challenge, initiated by the Dutch Presidency of the EU, aims to move a step closer to the introduction of platooning (aligning driverless trucks on the road), […]

McLaren-Honda F1 goes with Volvo

McLaren-Honda has chosen Volvo Trucks as its official supplier of trucks and haulage for its Formula 1 team in a four-year agreement. Volvo will supply 24 Volvo FH 13-litre, 540hp series trucks as well as providing logistics support for the race team and hospitality operations.

Volvo approves vegetable oils fuel

Volvo Trucks has approved use of hydro-treated vegetable oils (HVO) for all its Euro-5 engines, with preparation underway for certification of its Euro-6 engines.

Reed Boardall adds 50 Volvos to fleet

Temperature controlled storage and distribution business Reed Boardall Group has taken delivery of 50 Volvo FH tractors with Euro 6.

650 Volvos for Waberer’s

Waberer’s, the Budapest-based international transport group, has signed a deal to buy 650 Volvo tractor units in a deal worth more than €40m

Volvo trials electric road

Volvo is developing an electric truck system that uses power lines built into the surface of the road