Interesting Spec Split On Hayton Coulthard’s New Volvos

ONE OF Scotland’s oldest haulage companies, has recently put 28 new Volvo FH 6×2 tractor units into operation.

All of the new Volvo FH tractor units for Hayton Coulthard Transport are fitted with Globetrotter XL cabs and D13K engines producing 500hp. I-Shift automated manual transmission systems, rear air suspension and Volvo RSS1360 drive axles with a ratio of 2.64:1, are also part of the group specification.

Hayton Coulthard has deployed 22 of the new FHs into its general haulage operation, working from the company’s Cumbernauld and Ecclefechan depots and were specified in 6×2 mid-lift configuration with standard height, 4,100mm wheelbase chassis.

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