The Volvo FH 480 4.2hp
Volvo FM - Designed for the road
The world of long distance hauling means encountering a different set of performance demands. Offering world leading driveline, safety and comfort, the Volvo FH is built to meet these demands. Mile after mile, the Volvo FH will offer you excellent driveability. It is a fuel efficient truck that gets on with the demanding work of long haul – and is quick and profitable while doing it. Also, it is a great truck for construction work.
The Volvo FH can be made to suit the most varying transport tasks with chassis available in different heights, types of suspension system, braking system and peripheral equipment. There are four different chassis heights for tractors: X-low Low Medium High
Powertronic Powertronic is Volvo’s automatic shifting system for driving that involves constant starting and stopping. It is a fully automatic electronic 6-speed planetary gearbox. The driver is able to choose between two automatic shifting programs or manual gear changing. Powertronic has a hydraulic torque amplifier for extremely high starting traction and shifting without any break in torque at the drive wheels, making it ideal for construction sites and urban traffic.
No standard but your own
There are many different cab equipment packages to choose between: Driving - Functions such as electronic climate control and high level instrumentation make the workplace more comfortable and safe. Personal Protection - Increases the driver's safety while driving and resting. Visibility - A rain sensor for the wiper blades and static cornering lights provides better visibility even in rain and darkness.