Vanguard customer Dan McBride with Ranger Ready Mix has purchased a total of 30 Volvo VHDs in 2019 & 2020. Duncan Parrish, truck sales professional at Vanguard Truck Center in Austin, worked with Dan and the Susan G Komen Foundation on this special purpose unit. It will be on display at the World of Concrete in the Volvo Trucks of North America booth.
Category Archives: Volvo Trucks
Volvo Trucks North America recently introduced the new Volvo VNR 660 truck model, available for order in the first quarter of 2020. The VNR line of trucks is designed for regional-haul applications with specs related to length, weight and driver comfort.
“The new VNR 660 truck model addresses the needs of regional-haul customers looking for ways to increase payloads by decreasing the weight of the vehicle and enabling the use of longer trailer sizes without sacrificing efficiency. This new model also offers the comfort and extra space of a high-roof sleeper, increasing driver comfort.”
—Chris Stadler, product marketing manager at Volvo Trucks North America
We are excited to announce a new location and region added to the Vanguard group of dealerships. Vanguard Truck Centers is scheduled to acquire Southwest Volvo Trucks in El Paso Texas on November 1, 2019. In addition to Volvo Trucks, we will bring the Mack Trucks brand and support back to El Paso.
This initiative raises the current Vanguard footprint to 17 rooftops, 7 of them in Texas, and establishes a solid corridor of support along I-10 from Houston to Phoenix and on north to I-40 and Flagstaff.
It’s the dawn of a new day in Austin Texas
Vanguard Truck Centers is proud to announce the introduction of Commercial Truck Leasing and Rental in the Austin area. With a full-service location in Buda, as well as a future location coming to Georgetown in January, Vanguard Truck Leasing can service all of Central Texas.
Take advantage of these 2019 promotions!
Bolt On – Get Back on the Road
[Video] Introducing Volvo and Mack Trucks Painted Parts Programs available from Vanguard Truck Centers. The painted parts programs are designed with quick turn around and Uptime in mind. You can order Genuine OEM Quality Mack and Volvo Hoods, Bumpers, Cabs and other assemblies fully painted in any factory color and ready to bolt on. These programs can be especially useful to fleets. (more…)
Servicing All Makes Commercial Trucks
Alvin Texas is a city of about 26,000 residents located about 30 miles south of busy downtown Houston.
The Vanguard Alvin location opened in September 2014 as a satellite parts and service center and it is growing. However, we find that a lot of people only identify the facility as a Mack Truck location.
We want everyone to know that Vanguard Truck Center in Alvin TX is a fully authorized Isuzu, Volvo and Mack Commercial Truck Service Center featuring “All Makes” Parts and Service, including Cummins Engine and Allison Transmission. (more…)
Xceed is the most fuel efficient package Volvo has ever offered.
On October 29 Volvo Trucks announced the new Xceed fuel efficiency package for Volvo VNL 760 and VNL 860 models operating in dry van and refrigerated trailer operations. The new package will be available for order beginning in January of 2019 for 2020 models.
Volvo states, “The Xceed fuel efficiency package improves fuel efficiency by up to 11 percent when compared with Volvo’s Fuel Efficiency Plus specification. Xceed is 3.5 percent more efficient than the Fuel Efficiency Advanced specification, which was Volvo’s most efficient offering prior to the new Xceed fuel efficiency package.”