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SmartWay-certified aerodynamic chassis fairings will be offered on Volvo VNM models for increased fuel economy.

Volvo VN Model Product Enhancements Increase Safety, Fuel Efficiency, Driver Comfort

Volvo Trucks announced three product enhancements to its VN models in North America as a part of its commitment to continuously improve the value of ownership for its customers. New Volvo air disc brakes, SmartWay-compliant aerodynamic chassis fairings and a mount for flat panel TVs were unveiled during the 2013 Mid-America Trucking Show. “With every […]

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The Model 579, announced at the Mid-America Trucking Show in March and now in production, meets SmartWay’s established comprehensive set of fuel-saving, low-emission equipment specifications for new Class 8 long-haul tractors and trailers.

Peterbit’s Model 579 Receives SmartWay Designation

Peterbilt Motors Co. said Friday its new Model 579 has received the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s SmartWay designation. The Model 579 joins Peterbilt’s lineup of SmartWay designated vehicles, which includes the Model 587, Model 386 with and without LNG and Model 384. “After extensive product development and aerodynamic refinement, we are very proud to obtain […]

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