Tag: Volvo Trucks

Volvo trucks and cars can talk to each other to increase safety on the roads

Volvo trucks and cars can talk to each other to increase safety on the roads

Reading Time: 3 minutes 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. Thanks to pioneering collaboration, two independent vehicle manufacturers make it possible for their cars and trucks to share real-time traffic hazard information. The passenger-car version […]

Volvo’s fully electric truck ready to go on sale in 2019

Volvo’s fully electric truck ready to go on sale in 2019

Reading Time: 4 minutes Volvo Trucks has introduced its first all-electric truck for commercial use, offering a transport vehicle which generates no exhaust emissions and also moves around with low noise levels. The model is the FL Electric, to go on sale in Europe next year, and it can be configured for urban distribution […]

Volvo’s premium flagship truck range launched in Malaysia

Volvo’s premium flagship truck range launched in Malaysia

Reading Time: 3 minutes Volvo Trucks has unveiled the FH Series, its premium flagship range, for the Malaysian market. Aimed at the long-haul market, the new FH series is said to offer best-in-class fuel economy, reliability and safety. It is designed with the driver in mind and built to withstand the heaviest and most […]

2016 Volvo Trucks Fuelwatch Challenge

2016 Volvo Trucks Fuelwatch Challenge

Reading Time: 3 minutes Semi-finalists of the 2016 Fuelwatch Challenge by Volvo Trucks Malaysia held an added advantage when they tackled the annual real-time driving competition – expert and personalised advice from the event’s past winners. Last year’s champion Nor Rahmat Abdul Talib, Ahmad Othman (Champion from 2014) and Zamri Abd Rahman (Champion from […]

Volvo Trucks Asia Pacific Fuelwatch Challenge 2015

Volvo Trucks Asia Pacific Fuelwatch Challenge 2015

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Volvo Trucks Asia Pacific Fuelwatch Challenge 2015 saw some new records set as it concluded in Hua Hin, Thailand, recently. The competition, recognised as an annual mainstay event in the industry, embodies the company’s Fuelwatch mission towards a fuel-efficient industry model. During the event, participants attended a one-day training […]

Truck drivers and fleet operators discuss road safety issues

Truck drivers and fleet operators discuss road safety issues

Reading Time: 5 minutes Concerned over the rising number of road accidents in Malaysia, Volvo Trucks recently organised a safety forum for companies and truck drivers to discuss and raise road safety issues. Part of Volvo’s Globe Truckers initiative, the safety forum also acted as a platform for truck drivers to voice out the […]

The most fuel-efficient trucker in Malaysia

The most fuel-efficient trucker in Malaysia

Reading Time: 3 minutes The annual Volvo Trucks Malaysia Fuelwatch Challenge 2013 has concluded with Zamri bin Abdul Rahman of Shah Alam-based Konsortium Logistic Bhd beating close to 500 truckers nationwide. His victory was achieved with the lowest fuel consumption of 4.07 kms on 1 litre of fuel in the 40-kilometre final drive challenge […]