TITLE

Volvo marks a quarter century of aerodynamic truck design

PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Sep2008, Vol. 49 Issue 11, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the 25th anniversary of the aerodynamic truck design of Volvo Trucks North America. The first aerodynamically styled heavy-duty conventional trucks was introduced by Volvo in June 1983. The 1983 aerodynamics design included the wind-defeating devices such as a bullet-shaped, full-length roof fairing with cabside extenders, fairing extenders, and trim tabs.
ACCESSION #
34754998

 

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