Volvo Trucks Reveals Next Generation

Volvo Trucks has revealed the fourth-generation VM model for Brazil and Latin America. The new VM marks the next step in design and performance innovation for a truck model that has transformed the Brazilian commercial vehicle market since its 2003 introduction. The fourth-generation VM also brings optional four-axle configurations for higher load capacity.

8x2 and 8x4 axle configurations for added load capacity

Available 8x2 and 8x4 configurations of the versatile new VM are ideal for a variety of medium-distance on-highway applications or vocational applications, like concrete mixers, dumpers and regional distribution. Customers can specify the four-axle VMs with 270 horsepower or 330 horsepower engines and a wide range of gearboxes, ranging from six to 12 speeds. The Volvo VM is also available in 4x2, 6x2 and 6x4 configurations.

Styling enhancements for improved performance

Aftermarket solutions for ease, low cost of ownership

Volvo Trucks in Latin America backs the new VM with a suite of aftermarket transport solutions. Volvo’s preventative maintenance contracts, VOAR emergency service program and Reman parts program are avaliable to help maximize vehicle uptime and carrier profitability.

September 4, 2013

Reporters who want more information, please contact Newton Chagas, Volvo Group Latin America at + 55 41 317 8296 or