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Volvo demonstrates self-driving-truck in Beijing

by Autocar Pro News Desk Nov 16, 2017

Volvo Trucks has, for the first time, publicly demonstrated the capabilities of its self-driving truck, the vehicle drove autonomously from one hub to another.



Commercial Vehicles

Volvo Trucks’ custom-built ‘The Iron Knight’ sets out to break world speed records

Commercial Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Aug 18, 2016

Volvo Trucks is attempting to set new international speed records with The Iron Knight. The truck is the result of cooperation between technicians, engineers and...

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Volvo Eicher: the power of two

Commercial Vehicles by Mayank Dhingra Nov 29, 2017

Eicher Motors and Volvo Trucks are leveraging their strengths to not only make headway in the Indian commercial vehicle market but also benefit from global...

Commercial Vehicles

New trucks from Volvo promise to reduce CO2 by 20 to 100%

Commercial Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Oct 03, 2017

Swedish truck major Volvo has introduces Volvo FH LNG and Volvo FM LNG that runs on either biogas or natural gas and cut CO2 emission by 20 to 100 percent, along...

Commercial Vehicles

'The Made-in-India Euro 6 engine (for Volvo trucks) is 30 percent cheaper than its...

Commercial Vehicles by Mayank Dhingra Nov 14, 2017

One major aspect of the joint venture is also the setting up of a powertrain division, in the form of an engine manufacturing plant — Volvo Eicher Powertrain...

Commercial Vehicles

Volvo tests self-driving truck in an underground mine

Commercial Vehicles by Matt Burt, Autocar UK Sep 09, 2016

Swedish manufacturer equips a truck with laser scanners to enable it to negotiate the poorly lit, narrow, slippery corridors of an underground mine.