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The Volvo FH range of tractor units is designed for high-volume long-haul transport. And with a long era of successful international operation under its belt, buying a used FH is not just possible but also a positively sensible idea. Large cabs on this type of truck are a given, but you also get a range of creature comforts, efficient engines and plenty of axle configurations so that an FH tractor unit can be a practical and proficient transcontinental companion.

Volvo’s various technological advances for the FH range are able to make it a worthy competitor for some of the other popular tractor units from rival manufacturers. And one recent development is the Dynamic Steering system, which makes the truck easier to manoeuvre by predicting what the driver will require of it and using an electric motor to boost torque while keeping the feel behind the steering wheel the same. So rather than having to fight with the tractor unit when it is hauling a heavy load, the driver will feel just as in control as when the trailer is empty.

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Volvo FH   GLOBETROTTER 440 EURO 5, 6 X 2 TRACTOR UNIT -
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Volvo FH GLOBETROTTER 440 EURO 5, 6 X 2 TRACTOR UNIT - £9,950.00
2008 | Tractor Unit | 44000kg Volvo FH Series Sleeper Cab. Volvo D13A 440 Bhp Turbo Air To Air Charge Cooled Euro 5 Engine C/w Adblue. Volvo Multistage Engine Brake (VEB). Volvo I Shift Semi Automatic Gearbox C/w Hill Start Assist. Volvo Single Reduction Drive Axle C/w Diff Lock. Ecas Drive Axle Air Suspension C/w In Cab Raise And Lower Controls. Air Suspended Midlift Axle. Sliding Fifth Wheel C/w Run Up Ramps. Aluminium Fuel
Walker Movements
Volvo FH  13 460 BHP
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Volvo FH 13 460 BHP £13,000.00
2011 | Tractor Unit | 44000kg 2011 FH13.460 6x2 Globetrotter. I Shift. Fridge. October test . 938 kms. All in good working order Power Steering, Number of Beds: 1; 6x2
SJB Trucks Ltd
Volvo FH  13 460 BHP
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Volvo FH 13 460 BHP £13,000.00
2011 | Tractor Unit Choice of 2 x FH13.460 6x2 Globetrotter units.I Shift. Tested OCT 2017 Fridge . Good tyres. All in good working order; 6x2
SJB Trucks Ltd
Volvo FH  460 GLOBETROTTER GT XL 6X2 TRACTOR UNIT 2011 DV61
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Volvo FH 460 GLOBETROTTER GT XL 6X2 TRACTOR UNIT 2011 DV61 POA
2011 | Tractor Unit 2011 FH13-460 GLOBETROTTER XL CAB 6X2 T/UNIT, I SHIFT, COUPLED WITH 2009 WEIGHTLIFTER 70CUB.YD.ALLOY PLANKSIDE BULK TIPPING TRAILER, FRONT LIFT AXLE, SAF RUNNING GEAR, DISC BRAKES, PM WEIGHER, ELECTRIC EASY SHEET, ONE YEAR TEST, Axle Type: 6x2
Thomastown Trucks
Volvo FH  460 GLOBETROTTER GT XL 6X2 TRACTOR UNIT 2011 DV61
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Volvo FH 460 GLOBETROTTER GT XL 6X2 TRACTOR UNIT 2011 DV61 POA
2011 | Tractor Unit 2011 FH13-460 GLOBETROTTER XL CAB 6X2 T/UNIT, I SHIFT, CLEAN TRUCK?á, Axle Type: 6x2
Thomastown Trucks
Volvo FH 500
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Volvo FH 500 £6,995.00
2008 | Tractor Unit FH 13.500 XL 6x2 Tractor Unit (SR57 HBP), year 2008, 57 plate, 44 tonnes, double sleeper cab, 12 speed I shift gearbox, sliding 5th wheel, leather interior, clock reads 544600 kms. H: 3.95 W: 2.50 L: 6.50 metres, Axle Type: 6x2
GS International Trucks Ltd
Volvo FH  12 420 BHP
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Volvo FH 12 420 BHP £6,495.00
2004 | Tractor Unit FH12 420 6x2 Tractor Unit (PN04 WHG), year 2004, 04 reg, sliding fith wheel, midlift, sleeper cab, 12 speed I shiift gearbox. Clock reads 1328848 kms. H: 4.00 W: 2.50 L: 6.10 metres., Axle Type: 6x2
GS International Trucks Ltd
Volvo FH 16.750 G/T
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Volvo FH 16.750 G/T POA
Tractor Unit - 6x4 150T Double Drive - Hub Reduction - Sleeper cab - I-Shift
Cormac Leonard Commercials
Volvo FH 16.750 G/T
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Volvo FH 16.750 G/T POA
Tractor Unit - 6x4 120T Double Drive - FH Series Twin Sleeper cab - Hub Reduction - I-Shift
Cormac Leonard Commercials
Volvo FH 13
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Volvo FH 13 POA
2008 | Tractor Unit | 44000kg EURO 4 EGR, GTXL, 6X2 MIDLIFT, 3900MM WHEELBASE, 730,000KMS, SIDE SKIRTS, TWIN BUNKS, AIR CON, MOT MARCH 2018, EXCELLENT CONDITION 440 Engine.
E M Rogers
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Auto and manual FH tractor units are available, with newer models benefiting from I-Shift technology which completely takes the clutch pedal out of the equation and enables efficient gear changes whatever the situation. This applies to uphill movement as well as making steady progress on motorways, with this system alone helping to shave two per cent off fuel costs compared to units that lack I-Shift abilities.

Many FH tractor units feature high-roof cabs so that there is extra headroom for the driver and also an abundance of compartments in which gear of all kinds can be stored when not in use. A driver should be able to stand without having to crouch within the cab, which can make a real difference when it comes to how spacious it feels. Bigger cabs also allow more room for seating to be manoeuvred and configured to fit the body shape of individual drivers, which is something that not every manufacturer can offer but Volvo delivers.

Volvo FH tractor units can come with axle configurations starting at 4x2 and going up to 8x4 on the more specialist models that are available. Most buyers will opt for the 40- to 44-tonne units that can accommodate the majority of workloads with ease. And modern efficient Euro 5 and Euro 6 engines find a home within the imposing framework of the more recent FH releases. Power levels start at around 420hp, with the biggest units offering 750hp to drivers. Electronically managed fuel injection means that the precise amount of fuel required to push the truck forwards is added at any one time, reducing consumption whether the FH tractor unit is cruising on the motorway or manoeuvring in the city. These Globetrotter vehicles really live up to their name, and if a second-hand Volvo FH tractor unit is something you would like to procure, finding a well-maintained and reliable model should not be difficult in today's market.

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