Covenant orders 500 Volvos

According to Volvo Trucks North America, Covenant Transport, Inc. has ordered up to 500 Volvo VN tractors for delivery in the third quarter of this year. Chattanooga-based Covenant is one of the largest truckload carriers in the U.S. and specializes in just-in-time and other premium services. A new Volvo customer, Covenant has ordered VN670 sleeper cabs powered by Cummins ISX engines. The new trucks

According to Volvo Trucks North America, Covenant Transport, Inc. has ordered up to 500 Volvo VN tractors for delivery in the third quarter of this year.

Chattanooga-based Covenant is one of the largest truckload carriers in the U.S. and specializes in just-in-time and other premium services.

A new Volvo customer, Covenant has ordered VN670 sleeper cabs powered by Cummins ISX engines. The new trucks will be used in single-driver service.

"Covenant Transport has a well-earned reputation for being as selective with its suppliers as it is with the just-in-time markets it serves," noted Scott Kress, Volvo Trucks senior vice president - sales. "Volvo's VN670 delivers the fuel efficiency and productivity Covenant demands, along with the superb driving environment the fleet needs to keep its drivers comfortable and efficient while providing the high-level of service its customers require."

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