Volvo B13R

Specifications

Driver’s environment: Ergonomic design with easy-reach controls. Adjustable steering wheel (reach and rake).

Frame: C-profile beams with flat, bodybuilder-friendly upper surface.

Configurations: 6×2 and 4×2, RHD. Independent and rigid front suspension.

Engine: Volvo D13C. In-line 6-cylinder
diesel rated at 420 or 460 bhp Euro 5
compliant. Volvo EMS 2.2 for optimised
combustion.

Transmission: Volvo I-Shift 12-speed, automated gearchanging system.
Rear axle: Volvo single-reduction axle with alternative ratios available, and optional differential lock.

Suspension: Electronically controlled air
suspension. Rigid or individual at
front. Front and rear stabilisers.

Braking system: Twin circuit system.
Volvo disc brakes combined with
EBS 5-controlled ABS/ASR functions
and Electronic Stability Program (ESP).

Fuel tanks: Choice of volumes from
2×150 litres up to 720 litres steel or
polyethene tanks. Transport tank of
50 litres.

Total vehicle length: 10.5–15 m.