New Delhi: Volvo Vehicles India, a division of VE Industrial Autos Ltd (VECV), on Monday launched six heavy-duty vans beneath the FM and FMX vary in India. Now accessible on the market throughout India, these new vans are manufactured at Volvo Vehicles, Hoskote manufacturing facility close to Bengaluru, the corporate stated in a launch.
“We’re proud to launch these new era vans designed to ship larger operational effectivity to our clients. We proceed to deliver world-class innovation to India and these vans will additional reinforce our position as our clients’ most most well-liked enterprise accomplice,” Vinod Aggarwal, managing director and chief government officer · VE Industrial Autos Restricted, stated.
Based on the corporate, Volvo FM and FMX vary of vans mix excessive productiveness and effectivity, unmatched security, wonderful driver consolation and enhanced connectivity options.
“Our vans serve in among the most demanding and time-critical purposes and this new vary of vans are constructed to push the boundaries of productiveness with a powerful concentrate on bettering the motive force surroundings and security. Backed by world-class service, we now have a wider vary of transport options to cater to the distinctive necessities of assorted purposes in India,” B Dinakar, senior vice chairman of Volvo Vehicles India, stated.
With cab quantity elevated by as much as 1000 litre, the brand new vary presents bigger windscreen, lowered door traces and new mirrors which improve driver’s direct visibility 10%, claims the corporate. The excessive capability FMX500 additionally will get an extra passenger nook digital camera and provision for 4 extra cameras to be put in for enhanced visibility. A totally digital 12-inch driver interface exhibits all of the efficiency and upkeep parameters of the truck like Pre-Journey examine and Intuitive traction show.
All of the vans are geared up with an digital braking system (EBS) as a normal function. Downhill cruise management function units a most velocity to assist stop undesirable acceleration when travelling downhill with load, thus additionally growing brake life. The I-shift lever and software program is new and contains further drive modes. The engine administration system has been improved from Model 2.2 to 2.4 with a number of design upgrades too. The I-Roll perform routinely disengages the engine when not required. All these features together with improved aerodynamics and actual time driver teaching helps enhance gas effectivity.
Moreover, Volvo Vehicles is setting a brand new degree for uptime by growing the engine oil drain interval by as much as 20%, the corporate stated.