Volvo, Mack Offer Pre-Paid Maintenance Plans

Volvo Trucks and Mack Trucks have introduced pre-paid preventive maintenance plans to help customers better control and manage their expenses.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
August 14, 2015

Volvo's Net Income Doubles in Second Quarter

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Volvo Group doubled net income for the second quarter to 5.19 billion Swedish krona ($597 million), led by stronger profits and rising sales in its truck business.

Rip Watson | Special to Transport Topics
July 17, 2015

Volvo’s North American Deliveries Surge 22%

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Volvo Group’s North American truck deliveries rose 22% in May from the same month last year, the company reported June 18.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
June 18, 2015
Government, Business

High Court Won't Hear Volvo Subsidiary's Appeal of $72 Million EPA Fine

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The U.S. Supreme Court on June 15 declined to hear an appeal brought by a Volvo Group subsidiary over a $72 million fine issued by the Environmental Protection Agency.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
June 16, 2015

Volvo Group Says it Reached Energy-Efficiency Goal Five Years Early

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Volvo Group North America said it has reduced energy consumption at its eight U.S. manufacturing plants by 26.8% compared with 2009 levels, achieving its efficiency goal under the U.S. Department of Energy’s Better Buildings Challenge five years early.

Transport Topics
June 5, 2015

Volvo’s North American Deliveries Rise 18%

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Volvo Group’s North American truck deliveries rose 18% in April from a year ago, the company said.

Transport Topics
May 22, 2015

Notebook: Volvo Connects Ocean With Trucking, Touts Growing Market Share

NEWPORT, R.I. — Trucking and an ocean race may not immediately seem like a natural combination. However, the two have proved to be a perfect match.

Neil Abt | Editorial Director
May 20, 2015

Volvo Execs Share Concerns Over Expected GHG Proposal

NEWPORT, R.I. — Göran Nyberg, president of Volvo Trucks in North America, said there is one key element the federal government should remember as it finalizes its new greenhouse-gas emissions rule proposal for heavy-duty trucks.

Neil Abt | Editorial Director
May 19, 2015

Volvo Details 2016 Fuel-Economy Gains, SuperTruck Development

NEWPORT, R.I. — Executives with Volvo Trucks said model-year 2016 trucks will offer higher fuel economy through continued aerodynamic and powertrain adjustments.

Neil Abt | Editorial Director
May 18, 2015

Volvo's First Quarter Sales Increase, But Foreign Exchange Creates a Drag

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Sweden-based manufacturer Volvo AB reported first-quarter increases in sales and net income, including at its truck-making operations — the second-largest in the world.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
April 23, 2015