2 Come heavy loads, come challenging terrain – the Volvo FMX has been designed to handle tougher conditions than ever But rugged strength only takes you so far. That’s why it also comes with a host of intelligent features that allow you to get the job done quicker, safer, more comfortably and with better operating economy. And it comes in more configurations than ever, so you can always be sure to find one that perfectly matches your needs Discover how the Volvo FMX can set anew standard for your business. A new standard in construction. For more information and complete specifications, visit www.volvotrucks.co.uk
30 24 20 36 32 10 16 14 8 22 34 38 40 6 26 18 5 4 VIEW SOME OF THE SPECS ON PAGES BODYBUILDING INTERFACE Save time and money at the bodybuilder’s thanks to numerous clever chassis features. Learn more on page 28. 28 OVERVIEW THE LOWER FRONT It’s not just a bumper that catches the eye. It’s a complete system that can affect your uptime. Learn more on page 20. I-SHIFT Easy to drive and packed with fuel- saving software. Now available for tougher conditions than ever, and with the option of crawler gears. Learn more on pages AUTOMATIC TRACTION CONTROL Great traction, driveability and fuel economy. All driven front axle Volvo FMX now come with ATC as standard. Learn more on page DRIVER SUPPORT SYSTEMS Our advanced driver support systems efficiently help the driver avoid accidents. Safety is Volvo’s home ground. Learn more on page TANDEM AXLE LIFT Only use the extra drive axle when you need it. Tandem Axle Lift reduces your fuel consumption, tightens your turning radius and improves your traction. Learn more on page AXLE CONFIGURATIONS Volvo FMX is now available factory-fitted with five axles, ready to take on the heaviest of jobs. Learn more on page 40. HEADLIGHTS The headlights may well be the best in the industry. Learn more on page TOWING DEVICE A towing device that is worthy of its name. Learn more on page VOLVO SERVICES In the truck or at the office, Volvo can help you carryout your work more efficiently and comfortably. Learn more on page CONSTRUCTION AIR SUSPENSION Unparalleled driving comfort, especially when unladen. And with aground clearance of at least 300 mm – this rear air suspension is perfect for construction work. Now also available for driven front axle FMX. Learn more on page 22. TRIDEM The tridem bogie is a great alternative to dual front axles, providing lower fuel consumption and a tighter turning radius. Learn more on page CAB EXTERIOR Designed and equipped fora special purpose – impressively evident from the outside. Learn more on page VOLVO DIESEL ENGINES The unique Volvo torque curve delivers for great driveability and fuel economy. Learn more on page CAB INTERIOR Spacious and filled with features that support the driver and make the working day more enjoyable. Learn more on page A closer look at the Volvo FMX. VOLVO DYNAMIC STEERING Effortless steering with total control – even in tough conditions. Now available for trucks with dual front axles. Learn more on page DRIVER INTERFACE The instrument cluster and the new integrated system for services and infotainment offers an industry-leading driver interface. Learn more on page 18. ACCESSORIES Tailor your truck for your tasks – and make it more efficient for the work you do. Learn more on page 44.
Lower fuel consumption, less wear and better manoeuvrability – automatically. Every driven front axle Volvo FMX now comes with the revolutionary Automatic Traction Control (ATC) as standard.