The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is taking significant steps to address greenhouse gas emissions from the heavy-duty truck market, resulting in a notable impact on the industry. Volvo Trucks is leading this industry shift through aerodynamic advancements to enhance fuel efficiency and lower emissions.
The “Introduction to Aerodynamics” e-learning course is designed for a broad audience within Volvo Trucks, including Sales Consultants, Service Advisors, Technicians, Parts Personnel, and Dealer Principle/General Manager roles. This concise 15-minute course provides a foundational understanding of aerodynamics, focusing on its critical impact on fuel efficiency. It equips learners with the ability to define aerodynamics, drag, and turbulence, and understand how air flow around trucks influences fuel efficiency. The course is developed to address Volvo’s strategic emphasis on fuel-efficient products, using simple terms and visual aids to explain complex concepts, thereby supporting informed decision-making and enhancing product knowledge across the company.