New Delhi 04/Nov/2014 The completely renewed product portfolio which includes the flagship Volvo FH, voted International Truck of the Year 2014 in Europe is pushing the limits on what premium trucks can offer, setting a new benchmark for transportation.
Comprising of Volvo FH, the Volvo FM and the Volvo FMX, the range is the most technologically advanced in India. It boasts of important improvements in all crucial areas: from productivity, fuel efficiency, safety to maximising uptime. The range also introduces unique features such as the intelligent I-Shift automated gearbox technology optimised for tough and rugged mining operating conditions, as well as Volvos unique Dynafleet telematics system which allows following up on fuel consumption over time, and together with Volvo Trucks Driver Training services coaches drivers into further improving their fuel saving skills.
Speaking on the occasion, Philippe Divry, President, Volvo India Private Limited, and Senior Vice-President of the Volvo Group, said, \"Volvo has invested more than USD 3 billion and 14 million engineering hours in this project. And just to make perfectly sure of the outcome, we have tested the vehicles for 21 million km. We are the undisputed leader of the premium truck segment in India, and this new range will keep moving the bar further in terms of productivity and efficiency for our customers.\"