GB Auto introduces the latest Volvo FH, Volvo FM and Volvo FMX trucks to support the heavy-duty truck market in Egypt.
Dr. Raouf Ghabbour: We are keen on diversifying the products and services offered to our customers of all categories and requirements
Islam Al-Wardani: We are committed to supporting the heavy transport sector and providing customers with trucks that are characterized by efficient, durable and fuel-efficient service.
Goran Travancik: We are proud of our collaboration with GB Auto, who share the same vision and values
Cairo, March 29, 2021: GB Auto Group, the leader in the Egyptian automobile sector, and the exclusive agent for Volvo Trucks in the Arab Republic of Egypt, celebrated the launch of the new generation of Volvo trucks models for heavy transport, in a ceremony held at the GB Academy in the presence of Dr. Raouf Ghabbour, Executive Chairman of GB Auto Group, Karim Qads, Chief Operating Officer of GB Auto Group, Islam El Wardani, Head of Heavy Transport Sales at GB Auto Group, and from Volvo attended Goran Travancik, Vice President President of Volvo Trucks International in Africa, Marcus Fankhaus, Director of External Sales for Volvo Trucks in Africa, and Qais Soltani, Regional Director of Technical Support for Volvo Trucks, along with a group of major customers, transporters and dealers of heavy trucks in the Egyptian market.
During the ceremony, GB Auto announced the launch of three new models of Volvo Trucks: “Volvo FH, Volvo FM, and Volvo FMX”, which are the most fuel-efficient, and represent a strong addition to the heavy transport truck market in Egypt, with the latest technical capabilities and capabilities.
Volvo FH delivers the highest levels of driver comfort and safety, as well as enhanced productivity, with a towing capacity of up to 200 tons and the ability to reduce operating expenses including fuel consumption. It also has a chassis made of high-strength Swedish steel with a thickness of 8 mm and equipped with a 5 mm thick casing. The truck is available with four options for a 13-liter engine with a power ranging from 400 hp to 520 hp and a maximum torque from 2000 Nm up to 2500 Nm.
The Volvo FM combines excellent comfort, practicality and visibility with ease in and out of the cab and maneuverability on busy roads. The chassis is designed to suit any task. Powertrain options allow to meet customer needs. It features a high-strength Swedish steel chassis. With a thickness of 8 mm, it is available in three options for the 13-liter engine, with a power starting from 400 hp to 480 hp and a maximum torque from 2000 Nm up to 2400 Nm.
The Volvo FMX is the most powerful truck among Volvo trucks to date, and can handle the toughest roads and construction sites, and the cab offers more space and excellent visibility, and the Volvo FMX combines elegance in design and strength. It is equipped with a chassis composed of high-strength Swedish steel with a thickness of 8 mm and an auxiliary chassis with a thickness of 5 mm, and it is also available with four options for the 13-liter engine with a capacity from 400 hp to 520 hp, and a maximum torque from 2000 Nm to 2500 Nm.
Volvo Trucks belongs to the Volvo Group, the world leader in trucks, buses, construction equipment, marine and industrial engines. In 2021, Volvo Trucks delivered nearly 123,000. Volvo has 2,200 service centers in more than 130 countries. Supporting its customers through financing services, used equipment, leasing and other services, and its trucks are assembled in 13 countries around the world, and it has 3 sales outlets and 7 after-sales service outlets in Egypt.
It should be noted that GB Auto Group provides the highest level of after-sales services for maintenance and spare parts sales, through the largest integrated network of maintenance centers and spare parts sales outlets strategically distributed throughout the Republic, to facilitate and facilitate access to all the company’s distinguished services from Through 7 service centers equipped with outlets for selling spare parts, in addition to outlets selling spare parts throughout the Republic, mobile service vehicles, the latest rescue vehicles and emergency road malfunction services 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The vision of the after-sales service sector is to Providing integrated maintenance solutions customized to suit the various requirements of GB Auto customers in terms of quality, speed, and reducing operating costs while maintaining the highest performance of the vehicle.