The Lightning standard for long-haul
The Volvo VNL is built to exceed your expectations. It has been pushing the boundaries for a quarter century and will continue to set the standards of excellence today and tomorrow.
Our fleet consists of 115+ and counting of the VNL860 & VNL760 Trucks to better serve our drivers and our clients. Watch this quick video to learn a little more about the VNL Series by Volvo.
Our Trucks Are Paving The Way In The Industry
When it comes to modernizing the trucking industry, Lightning Transport and Logistics is leading the charge. Our fleet of trucks is equipped with the latest technology and features, providing a safer and more efficient driving experience for our drivers.
We prioritize the safety of our drivers and those on the road, which is why our trucks come equipped with advanced safety features such as lane departure warnings, automatic emergency braking, and blind-spot monitoring. These technologies provide an added layer of protection for our drivers and ensure the safe transportation of goods across the country.
In addition to safety features, our trucks are also designed for maximum efficiency. We utilize aerodynamic designs and fuel-efficient engines to reduce our carbon footprint and keep costs low. Our trucks also come equipped with GPS tracking and telematics systems, allowing us to monitor our fleet in real-time and optimize routes for faster, more efficient deliveries.
At Lightning Transport and Logistics, we’re not just paving the way for the industry – we’re setting the standard for what trucking companies should be. Join us on our mission to revolutionize the industry and experience the benefits of driving for a company that’s always pushing forward.
The VN line was introduced in 1996 with a revolutionary aerodynamic shape to dramatically improve fuel efficiency. The low-profile hood and contoured features have influenced every other North American aero truck design since.
Introduced in 2007 and made standard in 2013, the revolutionary I-Shift set a new benchmark for performance. I-Shift created the industry-wide trend away from manual transmissions.
First introduced in 2012, Volvo’s industry-leading Remote Diagnostics is found in every Volvo truck model today. It helps you avoid unexpected downtime by providing 24/7 personal support with staff at the Volvo Uptime Center and features the most robust diagnostics information available on the market.
Dynamic Steering became available in 2019 for the VNL. The revolutionary technology offers a safer, more comfortable experience for the driver. Monitoring road and environment input at 2,000 times a second it adds torque to the steering column reducing steering strain, both in forward and reverse.
The next generation Volvo D13TC was first launched in 2019 and delivers up to 6% greater fuel efficiency than the D13 VGT. Now standard in our most popular VNL models, the D13TC turns potentially wasted energy back into horsepower that gets put back into the system to reduce fuel consumption.
Meet the Lightning Fleet Of Trucks
With 115+ and counting of the volvo VNL860 and VNL760 top of the line trucks.
The Volvo VNL860 is a premium long haul truck designed for drivers who prioritize comfort and convenience. It includes a powerful diesel engine, aerodynamic design, and advanced safety technologies. The VNL860 has a longer cab and offers even more amenities, including a full-size workstation, a 70-inch sleeper berth with a reclining bunk, and extra storage space. The truck also features Volvo’s advanced I-Shift transmission, which optimizes gear selection for maximum fuel efficiency. Overall, the Volvo VNL860 is a luxurious and efficient long haul truck that offers a comfortable living space for drivers on the road for extended periods.
The Volvo VNL760 is a heavy-duty, long haul truck designed for transporting goods over long distances. It is equipped with a powerful diesel engine, aerodynamic design features, and advanced safety technologies such as lane departure warning and adaptive cruise control. The VNL760 also features a spacious and comfortable sleeper cab with amenities such as a refrigerator, microwave, and adjustable seating to provide a comfortable living space for drivers spending extended periods on the road. Overall, the Volvo VNL760 is a reliable and efficient truck designed to meet the demands of long distance transportation.
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Driving with Lightning Transport and Logistics can provide a rewarding and challenging career with opportunities for growth and advancement, as well as the satisfaction of delivering essential goods to communities across the country. All on your own schedule.