The Volvo FMX

Volvo's toughest construction truck.

The Volvo FMX is a tough construction truck, loaded with technology that makes the most demanding assignments easier. Electric or diesel powertrains, a driven front axle, generous ground clearance and axles to carry heavy loads. This truck is made to take you where others can’t, whether there’s a road or not.

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Australia Made Certification available on all FMX models

Applications: building and construction transport, mining and quarry transport, public service and utility transport

Heavy duty electric, D11 and D13 engines available

I-Shift 12-speed splitter and range gearbox with automated gear changing system

300mm ground clearance

Available with five different interior trim levels to suit different needs

Volvo Dynamic Steering and Automatic Traction Control (ATC)

Optimized vision with Camera Monitor System

Body-builder friendly

Skid plate and steel bumper

Available with one, two or three driven axles in a 6×6 configuration

State-of-the-art cabs with high visibility and personalized infotainment

Powertronic - Fully automatic power-shift transmission with torque converter and oil cooler.

Communicates remotely with your CMV Truck & Bus workshop


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Find out more about the Volvo FMX by downloading a copy of the spec sheets and brochure via the buttons below.

Volvo FMX Cab Options

The Volvo FMX cab is your shelter in harsh environments and it comes with a range of cab models to suit your needs. Choose between Camera Monitor System and side mirrors.

Volvo FMX Day Cab

Day Cab

The Volvo FMX with the day cab offers a safe, comfortable and ergonomic driver environment. The cab length is optimized to maximize the length of the load carrier.


Volvo FMX Low Day Cab

Low Day Cab

The Volvo FMX with the low day cab offers a comfortable and ergonomic driver environment with a high level of safety. This is a good choice when the superstructure needs space above the cab or the operating environment limits the vehicle height.

Volvo FMX Sleeper Cab

Sleeper Cab

The Volvo FMX with the sleeper cab combines excellent driving comfort, safety and comfortable overnight accommodation for one person and limited standing height.


Volvo FMX Low Sleeper Cab

Low Sleeper Cab

The Volvo FMX with the low sleeper cab combines excellent driving comfort, safety, comfortable overnight accommodation for one person and limited standing height. It’s a perfect match when a superstructure needs space on top of the cab.

Volvo FMX Globetrotter Cab

Globetrotter Cab

The Volvo FMX with the Globetrotter cab combines safety with excellent driving and living comfort for up to two people. It offers lots of storages and full standing height on the floor.

Volvo FMX Low Crew Cab

Crew Cab

The Volvo FMX with crew cab can accommodate a crew of up to nine in total. It’s designed for safe and quick entry and exit.


Explore the Volvo FMX

Built for real construction work

Tailor your Volvo FMX to manage your challenges with ease. The rigid truck chassis comes with features made to boost your uptime and your productivity whether you drive on- or off-road.

Volvo FMX front axle
Driven front axle

Get your Volvo FMX with a driven front axle for maximum traction. The Automatic Traction Control ensures it’s engaged only when you need it. And disengages it when you don’t.

Volvo FMX Ground Clearance
300mm gound clearance

The rear air suspension, purpose-built for construction trucks, offers unbeatable comfort and traction combined with 300 mm ground clearance.

Volvo FMX bogie
38-tonne bogie

Boost your productivity with a durable solution. Volvo's heavy-duty bogie takes up to 38 tonnes with ease. A perfect match for the Volvo FMX.

Volvo FMX tandem axle lift
Tandem Axle Lift

A sturdy tandem drive when you need it and an agile single drive when you don’t. The Tandem Axle Lift lets you lift an axle when it isn’t needed, to improve maneuverability and traction while saving energy and tyres.

Volvo FMX driving
Power control with I-Shift

I-Shift offers a range of automatic transmissions that helps you get the best out of your powertrain to make the most of your energy. Choose crawler gears and tailored software for extreme startability. One-pedal driving is available when taking on tough terrain and shifting between forward and reverse. I-Shift will make every day easier when conditions are tough.

Volvo FMX woman driving
Steady with Volvo Dynamic Steering

Volvo Dynamic Steering helps you maneuver steadily and precisely with less effort. It filters out bumps, jerks and twists to take the strain off your shoulders. The system adds functions to the driver support systems to improve safety and productivity. On top of it all, Volvo Dynamic Steering enables External Steering that lets you drive your truck with a remote control to improve productivity.

Volvo FMX versatility

Ready for hard work

The Volvo FMX is an efficient tool for professionals. A chassis that’s easy to tailor to your needs. Features that make tough tasks easier and let you make the most out of what you put in.

Volvo FMX driving
Prepared for bodybuilding

The Volvo FMX chassis is ready for your application. The range of choices and specification options makes tailoring the truck to your exact requirements easy.

Volvo FMX work remote
Work Remote

Stay in charge of bodywork functions, work lights, door locks and more while working around your truck. The Work Remote extends your reach outside the cab.

Volvo FMX load indicator
Load indicator for control

Utilize your truck and stay within the limits. The driver display load indicator lets you monitor the load on each axle in real time.

Volvo FMX traction control
Automatic Traction Control

More traction when needed and improved fuel efficiency are important benefits of the Automatic Traction Control that engages the driven front only when needed. The reduced tyre wear and a truck that’s easier to maneuver are a bonus.

Volvo FMX driving
Power take-offs

A wide range of take-offs are available to power your bodywork and load handling equipment.

Volvo FMX front axle
10-tonne front axles

Regardless of leaf or air suspension, the front axle can take up to 10 tonnes on a single front axle truck. And 20 tonnes on dual front axles.

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Features depicted may not be standard or available for all equipment levels and powertrain options.