Tag Archives: Truck
oneton4

Is Your One-Ton Big Enough?

You might think a one-ton dually is a big truck and that anything with dual rear wheels could handle most towing jobs. But a dual-wheel single-rear-axle hauler truck like a Peterbilt, Freightliner or International can be a viable option if you tow 20,000-pound trailers often. Class 3 one-ton pickup trucks have regularly increased their payload […]

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Mean Green

Volvo Hybrid Truck Sets World Speed Record

Mean Green, Volvo’s hybrid truck, establishes new world speed records at Wendover Airfield in Utah, USA. STOCKHOLM – May 4, 2012: Last week, on April 27th, Mean Green achieved the following world record speeds: Flying Kilometre -236.577 km/h (147.002 mph) and Standing Kilometre – 153.252 km/h (95.245 mph). “We are very pleased with Mean Green’s […]

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Mean Green

Hybrid Truck to Make Record-Breaking Bid

  Mean Green, billed as the world’s fastest hybrid truck, will be driven at Wendover Airfield, Utah, on April 27 in an attempt to reach speeds above 165 mph and beat its own world speed records. The Volvo-built truck is the current record holder in the standing 500 meter, standing kilometer, and flying kilometer international […]

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