One Truck 750 Tonnes

Here it is, Brian Weatherley, Diesel Magazines’ European Correspondent is an integral part of the big pull, hauling a 750 tonne, double stacked road train across a snowy port area in Gothenburg in Sweden. The whole stunt is designed to illustrate the new low crawler gears being introduced to the I-Shift AMT fitted in most Volvo trucks.


Brian regrets asking the big swede, Magnus Samuelsson, winner of the 1998 World’s Strongest Man contest, to help him out:


Here our European Correspondent explains just how the new crawler gears work: