Volvo FH Trucks for Sale (143)

Volvo FH 2017 Model

There is always a great selection of used Volvo FH trucks for sale at Truckpages.  Whilst the FH is famous as a tractor unit – especially trimmed in a Globetrotter XL cab – many operators specify the larger FH cab over the smaller FM version as a rigid truck.

On these pages we list both the 13-litre and 16- litre FH16 versions with all power ratings from the common.   Prior to 2005 and Volvo Truck‘s introduction of the D13A engine, all the FH cabs wore a more complete model number – FH12.440 as an example. The FH12 was clear to see at the front of the cab.  Since the 13-litre replaced the D12 and the D9, there seemed little point keeping the engine size on the cab.

As with all things there is an exception – driving a Volvo FH16 you want everyone to know you’ve got the top of the range, so the FH16 has that on the cab.

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15
Types
Tractor Units
Body
Tractor Unit - Standard
Make
Volvo
Model
FH
Variant
FH12
Drive
6x2
Year
2012
Condition
Used
Euro level
Euro 3
Distance
Volvo FH12 460 6×2 Globetrotter Tractor Unit (PK12 CE) s/n 3112, Year: 2012, 44 tonnes, midlift axle, sliding 5th wheel, 12 speed I-shift gearbox, 460 Euro 5 engine, Globetrotter cab, double bunks, fridge, air con, leather seats, light bar....
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8
Types
Rigid Trucks
Body
Tractor Unit - Standard
Make
Volvo
Model
FH
Variant
FH13.460
Drive
6x2
Transmission
Automatic
Year
2013
Condition
Used
Euro level
Euro 6
Distance
VOLVO FH13 460 GTXL, EURO 5, 6X2 MIDLIFT, ISHIFT GEARBOX, 562,481 KMS, EXCELLENT CONDITION
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9
Types
Rigid Trucks
Body
Tractor Unit - Standard
Make
Volvo
Model
FH
Variant
FH13.460
Drive
6x2
Transmission
Automatic
Year
2015
Condition
Used
Distance
2015 (65) VOLVO FH13 460 GLOBETROTTER CAB, D13K460 EM-EU6, 12777cc, 12SPD ISHIFT, 3900 WHEEL BASE, COMFORT TRIM, 6X2 MIDLIFT, DOFR 04/12/2015, 877,696 KMS, MOT NOVEMBER 2020, EXCELLENT CONDITION
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12
Types
Tractor Units
Body
Tractor Unit - Standard
Make
Volvo
Model
FH
Variant
FH4 500
Drive
4x2
Transmission
Automatic
Year
2013
Condition
Used
Distance
For Auction at CVA Doncaster on 02 June 2020 Lot No: 83 LOW RIDE UNIT, GLOBETROTTER XL CAB, FULL AIR SUSPENSION, SLIDING 5TH WHEEL, A/C, FRIDGE, LEATHER Black Automatic Diesel MoT: Aug 2020 Documentation: V5: Here VAT on Hammer:...
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11
Types
Rigid Trucks
Body
Recovery
Make
Volvo
Model
FH
Variant
FH12 6X2 Heavy Recovery Vehicle
Drive
6x2
Year
1995
Condition
Used
Distance
1995 Volvo FH12 6×2 Wrecker Sleeper cab 6×2 Midlift 65 Ton GTW 276752km 2004 Brimec CL500H Commander Maxie-Reach Extra Twin H30 Hydraulic Super Winches Hydraulic Rear Stiff Legs Dyson De-Lux Steel Locker Body System Full Set of Lifting Attachments...
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8
1
Types
Rigid Trucks
Body
Tractor Unit - Standard
Make
Volvo
Model
FH
Variant
XL Globetrotter Cab
Drive
6x2
Year
2010
Condition
Used
Euro level
Euro 5
Distance
2010 Volvo FH.500 XL Globetrotter Cab 6×2 Mid Lift Euro 5 Sliding 5th Wheel Hi Shift Automatic Gearbox Double Bunk Air Conditioning Electric Windows Heated Adjustable Mirrors Leather Seats Volvo CD Radio Sun Roof MOT July 2020 In Good...
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9
Types
Tractor Units
Body
Tractor Unit - Standard
Make
Volvo
Model
FH
Variant
FH 480 6x2 Midlift Tractor Unit
Drive
6x2
Transmission
Automatic
Year
2007
Condition
Used
Euro level
Euro 4
Distance
2007 Volvo FH 480 6×2 Midlift Globetrotter XL Tractor Unit. 12 Speed I Shift Gearbox. Twin Bunk. Radio/Stereo. Excellent Condition. We can organise shipping to any worldwide destination. Contact for a quote.
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6
Types
Tractor Units
Body
Tractor Unit - Standard
Make
Volvo
Model
FH
Variant
FH12
Drive
6x2
Year
2012
Condition
Used
Distance
2012 Volvo FH13 460 6×2 Mid Lift Tractor Unit, has done 520,000 km with Alloy wheels, I Shift, Volvo Maintained and only had one owner since new, in excellent order inside and out. �10,995Overall Condition: Good%
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12
Types
Tractor Units
Body
Tractor Unit - Standard
Make
Volvo
Model
FH
Variant
FH13.460
Drive
6x2
Transmission
Automatic
Year
2011
Condition
Used
Distance
For Auction at CVA Doncaster on 02 June 2020 Lot No: 88 GLOBTROTTER XL, MIDLIFT, AIR SUSPENSION, AIR CON, RADIO, ADBLUE Red Automatic Diesel MoT: Apr 2020 Documentation: V5: Here VAT on Hammer: Y Total Insurance Loss?: No
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5
Types
Tractor Units
Body
Tractor Unit - Standard
Make
Volvo
Model
FH
Variant
FH4 460
Drive
6x2
Transmission
Automatic
Year
2013
Condition
Used
Distance
Volvo FH Globetrotter  Series High Roof Twin Sleeper Cab Volvo 460Bhp Turbo Air to Air Charge Cooled Euro 5 Engine c/w Ad-Blue Volvo Multi Stage Engine Brake (VEB) Volvo I-Shift Semi Automatic Gearbox c/w Manual/Automatic Gearchange & Power/Economy Settings...
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Volvo FH Key Milestones

Volvo FH12 at Facelift Launch in 1998
Volvo FH12.460 at Facelift Launch in 1998

1993 – The Volvo FH launch

The FH replaced the ageing F Series as far back as 1993.  Initially there was a choice of the FH12 with the new D12A engine and the FH16 which was lifted from the outgoing F16.

1998 – Time for a facelift for the Volvo FH

As Volvo had made some improvements in the electronics and engine for the launch of the smaller FM in 1998, the FH benefitted. Now with the D12C engine at 460HP the FH12 had the right power for the job.

2002 – New Version of the FH

This was more than a facelift – there were aerodynamic changes, improvements to the engine, electronics and the introduction of the now famous I-Shift automated transmission.  A day cab was introduced for the first time.  Now available with 500HP from the revised D12D engine.

2003 – New 16-Litre engine for the FH16

Not ready at the time of the 2002 facelift, the D16C arrived with a flourish to claim the top powered truck crown with some 610HP available (since been massively increased to some 750HP!).  It was also available in a more sensible 550HP for those truck operators not intending to trek across the alps every day.

Volvo Celebrated 25 Years of the FH in Film

2005 – Even more power for the FH16 & a new 13-litre engine

Not content with (just) 610HP for the flagship FH16, in 2005 Volvo increased the power to 660HP.  At the same time Volvo rationalised the range of engines available in the FH, replacing the 9-litre and the 12-litre D12D with one 13-litre engine – the D13A.  Available with 360, 400, 440, 480 and 520HP, this flexible new engine was designed for Euro 3 emissions legislation, but with an eye to the impending Euro 4 and Euro 5 standards.

2007 – EGR fitted to the 13-Litre

To improve emissions and meet the Euro 4 standards, Volvo fitted the EGR system to their D13B engine.  This means that they could reach the standard without the need for an SCR aftertreatment system which consumes Adblue.

2008 – FH Series Upgrade with yet more FH16 Power

To coincide with the launch of the Euro 5 emissions standard, Volvo updated the FH range, albeit focusing on the driver comfort side, since the technology was largely in place already to meet the Euro 5 standard.

New safety features were introduced, look out for used trucks of this era with Driver Alert System, (DAS), Lane Keeping Support(LKS) and Lane Change Support (LCS).

Keeping the ball rolling in the top power competition, Volvo increased the FH16 to a whopping 700HP early in 2009.

Volvo FH Performace Edition
Limited Edition FH for discerning buyers

2012 FH Euro 6 Launch

Although truck operators would not be investing in new Euro 6 Volvo FH trucks until late into 2014 in an significant numbers, 2012 saw the launch of the FH at Euro 6.  No expense spared, the launch included a live broadcast and took place in a number of countries simultaneously.

Now using the D13K and a brand new front suspension system, I-See – a package to change gear based on the anticipated roads ahead, I-Torque – delivering high torque from low revs.

Here’s Volvo’s view on the pre 2020 Volvo FH model: “What you see here is the latest generation FH. And we are not talking about a facelift, this is a brand new truck,” said Claes Nilsson, President Volvo Truck. “We have invested almost 1.3 billion euros (£1.05 bn) in the new Volvo FH. It is an outstanding long-haul truck, with technology way ahead of its competitors.”

There was a choice between four cabs: short day cab, normal sleeper cab, Globetrotter cab and extra-spacious Globetrotter XL cab.  Using just one engine size, it was available as a 420 up to a 540HP – operators could upgrade to the FH16 for yet more power.

Volvo FH 2020 Model - Note the headlights and indicators have moved slightly
Volvo FH 2020 Model – Note the headlights and indicators have moved slightly

2020 – Facelift for Volvo FH

In February 2020 Volvo launched a facelifted version of the FH.  A few visual changes – look out for changes to the front headlights and indicators – they moved slightly.  You will also see a larger Volvo logo on the front of the truck.  The easiest way to check if the used Volvo FH you are buying is the earlier model or the new 2020 version is to look inside the cab.

The changes were all driver focused with new dashboard including two screens – one replacing the main dials and the other controlling the infotainment and satnav.  The I-Shift selector was moved and there was a host of safety features included.

At the time of launch, Volvo also claimed that the new FH was up to 7% better on fuel than the outgoing model.

The 2020 Model Volvo FH In Brief

Cabs: Low sleeper cab, Sleeper cab, Globetrotter cab, Globetrotter XL and Globetrotter XXL. Exterior and interior trim packages for individual design.

Engines: Volvo FH is also available with Euro 6, Step D compliant gas-powered LNG engine in selected markets.

Volvo FH with I-Save for Euro 6

Gear changing system: I-Shift / I-Shift Dual Clutch with software packages for different areas of application.

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