Mitch Peden appointed managing...

11 May 2018

Mitch Peden has accepted the role of managing director of Volvo Malaysia, part of the Volvo Trucks International group.

Volvo Trucks presents second e...

09 May 2018

Just three weeks after the unveiling of Volvo Trucks’ first all-electric truck, the Volvo FL Electric, the company is expanding its product range with yet another electric truck. T...

Trucks and cars alert each oth...

09 May 2018

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

INTERNATIONAL TRUCK STOP - Fee...

09 April 2018

All too often the forgotten parts of a lorry, but ones that can so easily let you down just when you need them. New Zealand Trucking magazine looks at how the latest tyre and batt...

Premiere for Volvo Trucks’ fir...

13 April 2018

Volvo Trucks is introducing its first all-electric truck for commercial use – the Volvo FL Electric – that will be used for urban distribution and refuse operations, among other ap...

Volvo Trucks will start sellin...

24 January 2018

Next year Volvo Trucks will start selling electric medium-duty trucks in Europe, with the first units being put into operation with selected customers this year.

Volvo Group unveils new innova...

17 November 2017

The Volvo Group has been conducting research into autonomous transport solutions for several years and has demonstrated concept vehicles for applications in confined areas like min...

Metro electric driveline could...

17 October 2017

Volvo Buses is launching a new version of its all-electric bus, the Volvo 7900 Electric. With significantly extended range and more charging options, the Volvo 7900 Electric offers bus operators even greater flexibility.

New trucks from Volvo running on gas

04 October 2017

Volvo Trucks is now introducing Euro 6-compliant heavy-duty trucks that run on liquefied natural gas (LNG) or biogas. The trucks can cut CO2 emissions by 20 to 100 percent. With a ...

New Zealand driver wins on-roa...

22 September 2017

Johnny Baxter from Temuka Transport has won the on-road category of the international Volvo Trucks Fuelwatch Challenge, with Korean driver Taehun Kim crowned the most fuel-efficient driver in the off-road category.