Our history - 1987

1987

  • Volvo introduced its most powerful truck this year, the F16 with a 470 horsepower engine, which was the major truck event of 1987.
     
  • A almost completely redesigned 760 model, equipped with a completely new rear axle, Multilink and ECC, electronic climate control, was introduced in 1987.
  • A new White truck was introduced in the autumn of 1987 under the new WhiteGMC badge.
  • With the L30, Volvo BM offered a small, versatile wheel loader.
  • Operations at the new car plant in Uddevalla, Sweden, commenced in 1987.