Volvo iron knight




Volvo iron knight

Article Navigation:
  • Photo
  • 2,HP Volvo Iron Knight Claims to Be World's Fastest Truck - Motor Trend
  • Video
  • RELATED PAGES
  • Nov 21, On the unofficial scale of Badass Truck Names, “Iron Knight” is quite high Volvo reports that the record-breaking runs were carried out thusly.

    Aug 24, Now, Volvo is back with an even more powerful truck that continues the record- breaking tradition. The “Iron Knight” broke the world speed.

    Aug 24, Volvo Trucks set two world speed records with its heavily turbocharged 'Iron Knight' cabover.

    Volvo iron knight

    Volvo iron knight

    The best of Germany's biggest motorcycle expo — Intermot What I would give to get behind the wheel of one of these Select a Make 2. Trucks aren't often built for outright speed. Photo Gallery 3 Photos in this Gallery.

    Volvo iron knight

    Volvo iron knight

    Volvo iron knight

    Volvo iron knight

    Volvo iron knight

    Volvo Trucks confirms new speed records for 2,hp Iron Knight

    It's broken multiple world records, yet its transmission is the same one used in Volvo's regular truck lineup. Trucks aren't often built for outright speed. But the Iron Knight is not your typical truck. It was built for just one purpose -- breaking speed records. And, what do you know, Volvo's got some new world records to its name. Then again, what do you expect when you shove 2, horsepower under the hood? Nearly every piece on the Iron Knight is a one-off affair, built just for this application.

    The only parts that aren't entirely bespoke are the engine and the dual-clutch transmission, the latter of which is the same unit used in Volvo's normal truck lineup. The engine, mounted midship, packs four turbochargers and puts out 2, hp and an unbelievable 4, pound-feet of torque. As you might expect, the Iron Knight can hustle. Volvo today reveals it broke two world records in June at an airfield in Sweden -- it claimed top honors in a standing-start, meter 0. During these runs, a top speed of Volvo's got a history of breaking these records, so it knows what to do and who to employ.

    Volvo iron knight

    The driver for these record-breaking runs was Boije Ovebrink, who's raced cars and trucks for three decades. Volvo's built two other record-breakers, as well -- the 1,hp Wild Viking and the 2,hp Mean Green hybrid. What I would give to get behind the wheel of one of these Be respectful, keep it clean and stay on topic.

    We delete comments that violate our policy , which we encourage you to read. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. Trucks Volvo's Iron Knight is a 2,hp truck built for shattering speed records It's broken multiple world records, yet its transmission is the same one used in Volvo's regular truck lineup. Tesla's new PD is reportedly the quickest The Iron Knight is the coolest Volvo you'll never be able to buy 12 Photos.

    Volvo iron knight

    Don't sweat the truck stuff. Power Stroke of genius. Taking it to the streets. Volvo's Iron Knight is a 2,hp truck built for shattering speed records Sign in to comment Be respectful, keep it clean and stay on topic.

    Volvo iron knight

    Volvo Trucks - What’s hiding under the hood of The Iron Knight – Trucks Anatomy (E05)



    • Подписаться по RSSRSS
    • Поделиться VkontakteVkontakte
    • Поделиться на FacebookFacebook
    • Твитнуть!Twitter

    Leave a Reply

    Return to Top ▲TOP ▲