Watch a Volvo FH truck towing a paraglider in a world’s first precision stunt. How did they do it? Please comment, like and share.
This Live Test was set up to demonstrate the performance of Volvo Trucks’ unique powertrain with the I-Shift Dual Clutch gearbox. To keep the paraglider in flying, the truck had to keep up its speed even when driving on demanding roads up a mountain pass.
Find out more about how to maintain speed and still save fuel:
Watch the How It Works-video: https://youtu.be/AZmEiNGqbmY
Meet the driver and the paraglider: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ICd23sJ5Ut0
The truck used in the Live Test truck is a Volvo FH 540 with the updated D13 engine and I-Shift Dual Clutch gearbox: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jyocJbzv6P8
Filmed in a closed-off area in the Dinaric Alps, Croatia.
Directed by Nabil.
Original soundtrack by Daniel Heath.
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