Just a few weeks ago, Volvo released plans for a new semi truck that is set to revolutionize the hybrid truck industry.
Mysteriously named the "Volvo Concept Truck", its main goal is reducing the amount of carbon dioxide emissions created by big rigs. Based on its statistics, it seems that this new design has accomplished its goal; overall, it boasts a 30% reduction in fuel consumption compared to the standard semi truck. This is due to a few key new and improved technologies:
All of these technologies combine to create a revolutionary truck poised to take the industry by storm. For truckers, this means increased mileage with decreased fuel usage. For the general population, this means less carbon emissions and cleaner air. Any way you look at it, the Volvo Concept Truck is an outstanding new development in the trucking industry.