Volvo FH Trucks For Sale

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The biggest of all trucks made by Volvo, the FH celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2013. However, the range has undergone several redesigns over the course of its relatively short history, both on the outside and underneath the bonnet. Today, the FH, both new and used, is available with 12 and 16 litre engines, giving them plenty of power to go with their extra payload capacity.

What’s most impressive about the Volvo FH is the size. They’re ideal for major jobs that involve crossing borders for delivery, while they’re seen as surprisingly easy to drive. The variety of cabs available makes them worth a second look, especially for businesses that routinely need to make regular large-scale deliveries. The range of tech available on board is pretty wide too.

Find out more about the Volvo FH and all its technical specs, not to mention the opinion of Trucklocator’s experts.

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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
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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 FE FH460 6x2 T/unit
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Volvo FE FH460 6x2 T/unit POA
2013 | Walking Floor | 26000kg Globetrotter XL Twin Sleeper Cab, Tag Axle, Walking Floor Equipment, Volvo Engine Brake, Aluminium Plated Cat Walk, Fridge, Air Con, Cruise Control, Electric Mirrors And Windows, Euro 5 Engine, Feb 2018 M.O.T TRACTOR UNITS 6X2
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
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Click on the dates in the timeline below to view interesting events in the Volvo FH's history. Click on the circles in the timeline to view key model updates and face lifts
01.01.1993
Launch
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The Volvo FH was launched as a replacement for the F Cabover series with a Front High (FH) cab.
01.01.1994
Truck of the year
The FH12 won the prestigious Truck of the Year Award.
01.01.1995
Introduction of the airbag
An SRS airbag was introduced for the FH series, making it the first heavy truck to do so.
01.01.1998
Second generation launched
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The second generation was launched, involving a facelift and minor changes to the cab. The electrical system was almost completely overhauled, as was the gearbox and engine.
16.11.2001
Third generation launched
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The third generation of the FH was introduced. It included a redesigned cab that was more aerodynamic, a new automatic gearbox transmission, new electronics system and a much-improved engine. The driveline was given a makeover too.
17.10.2003
FH16 Launched
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In October that year, the FH16, Volvo’s most powerful truck to date, was launched. It had a 610bhp engine, a special interior and bodywork plus an advanced system to improve active safety.
16.06.2008
New Generation of FH launched (facelift)
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The next generation of FH trucks was launched. Taller interiors, better storage and instrumentation and a new AdBlue gauge were the main improvements. The sound system was also improved, while new buttons for the I-Shift and Powertronic systems were added.
01.06.2012
Re-launch Euro 6
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The FH was revamped yet again with more upgrades, but was made to be compliant with Euro 6. The number of engine options was reduced for the new FH trucks.
08.09.2005
New 13-litre FH Launched
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The new 13 litre FH was launched, as was an improved 9 litre engine using SCR to reach Euro 4 and Euro 5 standards. The 13 litre engine was available with up to 520bhp with 5% better consumption than its predecessor. As for the smaller engine, it was upgraded to become more powerful, improving driveability. The first trucks with this engine were first introduced in early 2006.

The amazing launch of the new Volvo FH
 
 

Power and capacity are the name of the game with the Volvo FH. Today, buyers can get an FH with 550bhp or, if they need a little bit more, one with a whopping 660bhp, more than any other truck currently on the market. In terms of capacity, the biggest FH can hold well in excess of 20 tonnes, depending on what it’s being used for.

Gearbox options for the Volvo FH are as follows – 9-speed manual, 14-speed manual and the 12-speed I-Shift. If unsure of which one is best, the I-Shift gearbox is the best possible choice if you want an automatic gearbox. However, the others do have 14-speed range change and splitter versions with optional overdrive.2013 Model Volvo FH Euro 6

There are four cab types to choose from – Day, Sleeper, Globetrotter and the huge Globetrotter XL. The latter of the four is full-height and has enough room for a few riders, not to mention any luggage needed for a long trip.

Both the tractor units and rigids in the FH range are very popular in the UK. They have generally been well received, no matter how many changes have been made. As there have been so many alterations, there are plenty of used models available on the market.

Volvo FH In a nutshell

The Volvo FH is one of the best trucks you could possibly wish to buy if you need one with ample size and power to perform the largest jobs imaginable.

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Read some of the reviews left by Trucklocator users regarding the Volvo FH below. You can also view all Volvo FH reviews.

The best I have Driven 5/5 by Johnny Reynolds The Volvo FH is probably the best truck I have ever driven. I drive a Volvo FH (2012) most of the time now. I'm not an owner, it's a fleet truck. I have to say that I'm very impressed. The engine... Read full review
A true globetrotter 4.5/5 by Kent Ken I have just sold my Volvo FH 6x2 tractor from 2004 with 420hp engine. It has the Globetrotter XL twin sleeper cab, with flat floor and every conceivable creature comfort. It has covered just over a... Read full review

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Volvo FH Tractor Unit


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... Read more