Volvo Group is one of the world's leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment, drive systems for marine and industrial applications, as well as aerospace components and services, and is one of the world's leading producers of heavy-diesel engines (9-16 liter). Volvo Group also provides complete solutions for financing and service. Volvo Group North America employs about 15,000 people and has six manufacturing operations in five U.S. states. Operating companies in North America include: Volvo Trucks, Mack Trucks, UD Trucks, Nova Bus, Prevost, Volvo Aero, Volvo Construction Equipment, Volvo Penta, and Volvo Financial Services. Volvo shares are listed on Nasdaq OMX Nordic Exchange and are traded OTC in the U.S.
EPA’s greenhouse gas emission standards (GHG14) for heavy-duty vehicles begin with model year 2014. NHTSA’s fuel consumption standards will be voluntary in model years 2014 and 2015 and become mandatory with model year 2016 for most regulatory categories.. . .
Volvo Trucks announces that all model year 2014 Volvo engines will offer fuel efficiency improvements as a result of optimized and enhanced engine componentry. Customers purchasing a Volvo truck equipped with a 2014 Volvo D11, D13 or D16 engine will see a. . .
One of the memorable images of the massive Northeast Blackout of 2003 was the continued illumination of the Statue of Liberty amid the overwhelming darkness throughout New York City and several other states. This was possible because when the grid powe. . .
Depending on who you are in the medium-duty truck business, things are going great, or well, or not so good but looking up. A few builders have picked up market share in Classes 3, 4 and 5 and in Class 6-7. Others have lost some or a lot, but sales contin. . .
Kenworth Truck Co. sees a lot of promise in natural gas-powered vehicles, so it featured them last week at gatherings for dealers, customers and trade press writers at its plant in Chillicothe, Ohio. But diesel-powered trucks form a huge majority of th. . .