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13 Jun, 2019, 08:00 BST Vera's First Assignment: Volvo Trucks Presents an Autonomous Transport Between a Logistics Centre and Port

Volvo Trucks' electric, connected and autonomous vehicle Vera will form part of an integrated solution to transport goods from a logistics centre to...


20 Nov, 2018, 09:00 GMT Volvo Trucks Provides Autonomous Transport Solution to Brønnøy Kalk AS

Volvo Trucks has just signed a landmark agreement with Brønnøy Kalk AS in Norway to provide its first commercial autonomous solution transporting...


27 Sep, 2018, 17:36 BST Volvo Trucks to Introduce All-electric Trucks in North America

As part of an innovative partnership between the Volvo Group, California's South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD), and industry leaders ...


12 Sep, 2018, 16:50 BST Volvo Trucks Presents Future Transport Solution With Autonomous Electric Vehicles

Volvo Trucks is now presenting a new transport solution consisting of autonomous electric commercial vehicles that can contribute to more efficient,...


08 May, 2018, 12:29 BST Volvo Trucks Presents Second Electric Truck Model in Three Weeks

Just three weeks after the unveiling of Volvo Trucks' first all-electric truck, the Volvo FL Electric, the company is expanding its product range...


07 May, 2018, 09:00 BST Trucks and Cars Alert Each Other in Traffic - Pioneering Cooperation Between Volvo Trucks and Volvo Cars

Volvo Trucks is introducing a cloud-based service, Connected Safety, which allows Volvo trucks and Volvo cars to automatically alert each other to...


12 Apr, 2018, 09:00 BST Premiere for Volvo Trucks' First All-Electric Truck

Volvo Trucks now introduces its first all-electric truck for commercial use - the Volvo FL Electric for urban distribution and refuse operations,...


23 Jan, 2018, 09:00 GMT Volvo Trucks Wants to see Fewer Trucks in Urban Rush-Hour Traffic

In 2019 Volvo Trucks will start selling electric trucks in Europe, and the first units will be put into operation together with selected reference...


03 Oct, 2017, 09:00 BST World Premiere: Volvo Trucks' New Gas Trucks Cut CO2 Emissions by 20 to 100%

- With Photo Volvo is now launching trucks that can cut CO2 emissions by 20 to 100 per cent. With a firm focus on new, energy-efficient technology...


08 Jun, 2017, 09:00 BST Self-steering Volvo Truck set to Increase Brazil's Sugar-cane Harvest

- With Photo Volvo Trucks has developed a new self-steering truck that can become a significant productivity booster for Brazilian sugar-cane growers....


10 May, 2017, 09:00 BST 2017 Volvo Trucks Safety Report Focuses on Vulnerable Road Users

- With Photo The number of serious road accidents involving trucks is dropping, but the safety of vulnerable road users must be improved. And there...


28 Feb, 2017, 09:00 GMT Volvo Trucks' Latest Concept Vehicle Tests a Hybrid Powertrain for Long Haul Transport

- With Photo With the Volvo Concept Truck, Volvo Trucks has developed its first hybrid vehicle designed for long haul applications. In combination...