Volvo is one of the leading manufacturers of the heavyweight transportation company that has gained much popularity since its launch in 2012, Volvo has its base in the Go then burg region of the famous Sweden. The company has mainly launched its series of trippers in India and leads the market in the league of the foreign transportation company. Volvo FM 400 is company’s most successful tripper with body specification and modification suits best for the India’s road and weather condition that carries special series of features for the drivers in the cabin area. Volvo manufactures and sells trucks in the 19 countries of the world with most of it being part of the southern Asian region. Under the initiative by Indian Government allowing foreign countries to manufacture their product in India with low cost and abundant quantity if workers, being part of Make in India, Volvo has installed its production unit in India.
Volvo has priced its most innovative and stunning looking model FM 400 at INR 82 lakhs and the price for the model may differ in different regions as different taxes and rules are applicable.
Volvo FM 400 has been categorized by its manufacturer in the league of most productive trippers with its price range starting from INR 82 lakhs. The company has ranged the model with seven different models and variants with same wheelbase option of INR 6,970mm. The engine specification of Volvo 400 includes 12,800cc DI Turbocharged in tercooler pump that offers relaxed and smooth long journey, the powerful engine can churn up power 400bhp and the Torque power offers includes 2000Nm. Being a giant tripper, Volvo FM 400 offers great speed as the top speed of the model is 87km/h and the I-Shift gearbox of the same comes with 12-speed shifting option that marks best-in-class gradeablity worth 53% that makes the task to reach destinations at hill an easy task. The payload capacity of the tripper is 11,760Kg and the GVW of the same is 31,000Kg that is easy going for the goods marked as gravel, stones, ore, minerals, mining and construction related load options. Features in cabin include AC, cushioned driver seat and power steering.
|Dimensions & Weight|
|No of Seating Rows|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||270|
|Engine & Transmission|
|Engine Type||Volvo D13A, DI Turbocharged Intercooled with Engine Management System|
|Max Power (bhp@rpm)||400bhp @ 1400-1800rpm|
|Max Torque (Nm@rpm)||2000Nm @ 1050-1450rpm|
|No of gears|
|Manual Shifting for Automatic||No|
|Engine Start-Stop Function||No|
|Suspensions, Brakes & Steering|
|Suspension Front||Leaf Spring suspension|
|Suspension Rear||Multi Leaf Springs Suspension|
|Front Brake Type||Air Brake|
|Rear Brake Type|
|Minimum Turning Radius|
|Steering Type||Power Steering|
|Wheels & Tyres|