Volvo Delivers First 2010 Field Test Trucks
Volvo Trucks North America said it will begin field testing in October of Volvo trucks equipped with selective catalytic reduction (SCR) systems to meet EPA 2010 emissions regulations.
The first five SCR-equipped Volvo VN Daycabs were presented to Talon Logistics at Volvo Trucks North America’s headquarters in
“This is a milestone in achieving cleaner air, while delivering the fuel economy, reliability and performance our customers demand,” said Peter Karlsten, president and CEO of Volvo Trucks North America. “We know from Volvo’s experience in other markets that SCR is the best technology for producing very low NOx emissions, plus excellent fuel economy.”
Volvo’s technology solution for 2010 builds upon its current emissions reduction technology, with a diesel particulate filter (DPF) and exhaust gas recirculation (EGR). Volvo also draws upon the Volvo Group’s extensive experience with SCR in
Volvo Trucks North America assembles its