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Volvo Reveals Tech Behind Its Latest Truck Stunt
Volvo Reveals Tech Behind Its Latest Truck Stunt

9 Dec 2015, 18:59 UTC · By: Mircea Iordache / On December 3, Volvo released a video of a 4-year-old girl "test driving" an FMX truck via remote control. Now the Swedes tell us how they pulled it off

 
Volvo Trucks Is Preparing Another Epic Live Test, and Here Is the Teaser
Volvo Trucks Is Preparing Another Epic Live Test, and Here Is the Teaser

1 Dec 2015, 15:06 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / How to get people interested in your upcoming video? How about showing them a big construction truck face to face with a little blonde girl?

 
Volvo VN 18-Wheeler Gets Destroyed with Fire and Wrecking Ball Only to Be Rebuilt for an Ad
Volvo VN 18-Wheeler Gets Destroyed with Fire and Wrecking Ball Only to Be Rebuilt for an Ad

22 Sep 2015, 12:26 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Have you ever woken up in the morning and felt the urge to destroy an 18-wheeler in order to come up with a commercial? These guys did

 
Volvo Unveils Mapei’s Million Ways to Live Music Video
Volvo Unveils Mapei’s Million Ways to Live Music Video

2 Jul 2015, 09:39 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / Driving a big truck on two wheels sounds like a lot of fun, but also implies great planning. However, that is what Volvo used in their latest gig

 
Top 5 Funniest Car Commercials of 2014
Top 5 Funniest Car Commercials of 2014

31 Dec 2014, 17:46 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Because all the autoevolution editors are busy getting the snow off their cars right now, I had to ask my cat for its very relevant opinion on the touchy subject of car commercials. I know that not ...

 
Tiff Needell Races a Volvo Truck Against the Koenigsegg One:1 on a Track
Tiff Needell Races a Volvo Truck Against the Koenigsegg One:1 on a Track

11 Nov 2014, 09:03 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Most normal motorists rarely give a second thought to the thousands of trucks that crowd our motorways. However, the guys at Volvo stumbled upon a marketing goldmine when they had Jean Claude van Da...

 
Volvo Pranks Casino Valet, Giving Him a Huge Truck to Park
Volvo Pranks Casino Valet, Giving Him a Huge Truck to Park

24 Sep 2014, 11:13 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Proving once again that The Epic Spits commercial with Van Damme wasn't a one-hit wonder, Volvo Trucks are back with a clip in which they prank an unsuspecting victim, a recently hired valet at...

 
Volvo A30G Articulated Dumper Is Awesome, Does Hagwalah
Volvo A30G Articulated Dumper Is Awesome, Does Hagwalah

17 Sep 2014, 13:56 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / During a construction fair in Germany, a local company demonstrated the full range of capabilities that make their Volvo A30G one of the most awesome machines we've ever seen. You've proba...

 
Volvo Truckers Show Off Their Rigs
Volvo Truckers Show Off Their Rigs

8 Aug 2014, 17:58 UTC · By: Jeffrey Ross / Forget hamsters and Jean-Claude Van Damme, Volvo Trucks is finally letting its customers get some screen time to help promote the line of semi trucks. These big rigs, after all, aren’t ju...

 
Volvo Trucks Make Steering Easy… Because Real Men Have Back Problems
Volvo Trucks Make Steering Easy… Because Real Men Have Back Problems

19 Feb 2014, 14:04 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Even though Volvo has snow a hamster can drive one of their heavy trucks, the Swedes know the work of a professional driver is no joke. According to a recent study they conducted and released to the...

 
ZAZ "Trucks" Epic Splits from Belarus
ZAZ "Trucks" Epic Splits from Belarus

27 Nov 2013, 16:07 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / With well over 50 million views on the original copy of the video and lots more on clones, Van Damme's epic splits between two reversing Volvo trucks is without a doubt the viral video of the m...

 
Jean-Claude Van Damme Test Drives the Volvo FM Truck
Jean-Claude Van Damme Test Drives the Volvo FM Truck

18 Nov 2013, 18:54 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / The sight of a legendary action star doing "epic splits" on the side mirrors of two trucks has reached every corner of the Internet, causing giggles and gasps for air in equal measures. Bu...

 
Jean-Claude Van Damme Does Epic Splits Between Reversing Trucks
Jean-Claude Van Damme Does Epic Splits Between Reversing Trucks

14 Nov 2013, 08:12 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / There are plenty of impressive stunts daredevils have conducted throughout the years, but we think it's safe to say Jean-Claude Van Damme is one of the greatest

 
Volvo Trucks Teaser: Jean-Claude Van Damme Epic Splits
Volvo Trucks Teaser: Jean-Claude Van Damme Epic Splits

12 Nov 2013, 14:04 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Van Damme is known for playing in some of the most successful action movies in Hollywood, but his real passion are martial arts

 
Volvo Truck Chased by Bulls in Spain
Volvo Truck Chased by Bulls in Spain

10 Oct 2013, 13:59 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Every year, men in white shirts with red scarfs descend upon the Pamplona to be chased around by half a ton of live hamburger meat. We don't know why, but some people find this tradition entert...

 
Volvo Trucks Explains How the Hamster Stunt Was Pulled Off
Volvo Trucks Explains How the Hamster Stunt Was Pulled Off

19 Sep 2013, 08:22 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Because the video has gone viral on the internet, everybody has seen how a little hamster drove a truck. But we wanted to see if the stunt is real, especially since there are more than a few engi...

 
Volvo Truck Driven by a Hamster Is One Extreme Stunt
Volvo Truck Driven by a Hamster Is One Extreme Stunt

16 Sep 2013, 12:17 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Everybody who's ever tried to drive a truck knows it's as complicated as juggling flaming chainsaws. Heavy steering, too many gears, complicated electronics and a cab that rolls around lik...

 
Volvo Trucks President Hangs a New FMX from a Hook for Awesome Viral Ad
Volvo Trucks President Hangs a New FMX from a Hook for Awesome Viral Ad

3 Sep 2013, 11:15 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Most people think Steve Jobs, Bill Gates or Richard Branson are the coolest company bosses that ever lived, that they made products they stand behind and have every confidence in. But dropping an sm...

 
Only 50% of Truck Drivers Use the Safety Belt, Says Study
Only 50% of Truck Drivers Use the Safety Belt, Says Study

29 Aug 2013, 14:58 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / A recent study conducted by Sweden’s National Society for Road Safety (NTF) has revealed that about half of all European truck drivers choose not to use their safety belts. The survey is based...

 
Volvo Launches UD Trucks Quester for Growth Markets
Volvo Launches UD Trucks Quester for Growth Markets

28 Aug 2013, 12:17 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / UD Trucks is a Japanese company that sells all sorts of light, medium and heavy trucks powered by diesel engines. They were officially established in 1950 and on February 15th, 2010 they were taken ...