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

Configurations: 4x2 or 6x2, RHD. Rigid low front suspension. Bolted steel frame. Front module with open channel and boxed sections, structural wheelarches, bolted to a tubular rear module with shear panels.

Engine: Volvo D7E. In-line 6 cylinder diesel rated at 290 bhp (torque 1200 Nm) Euro 5 compliant. Volvo EMS 2.2 for optimised combustion.

 6AP1400B, 6-speed fully automatic gearbox with integrated retarder and electronic control system. Voith D864.5, fully automatic 4 speed gearbox with integrated retarder and electronic control system. The torque converter also functions as a retarder.

Rear axle: Volvo single-reduction axle with alternative ratios available.

Suspension: Electronically controlled air suspension. Front and rear stabilisers.

Braking system: Twin circuit system. Volvo disc brakes combined with EBS 5-contolled ABS/ARS functions and Electronic Stability Program (EPS).

Fuel tanks: Choice of volumes from 220 (4x2 only), 310, 360 or 410 litres. Transit tank 50 litres.

Overall chassis length: 9137mm