Volvo Trucks Asia Pacific Fuelwatch Challenge 2015

We covered the Volvo Trucks Asia Pacific Fuelwatch Challenge 2015 which was held recently over in the Thai city of Hua Hin. It was fun watching the driver’s duke it out ensuring that they were economical yet consistently fast over a set circuit.

APAC Fuelwatch Challenge 2015 winner is a lady…the first in Fuelwatch history

The Volvo Trucks Asia Pacific Fuelwatch Challenge 2015 saw Ms. Louise Marriott became the first female driver and New Zealander to be named Asia Pacific’s most fuel-efficient driver. This was the first time Volvo Trucks has included women participation, four women, representing the expanding number of female drivers within the Fuelwatch community and the industry-at-large.

Now aside from the on-road challenge, there was an off-road challenge too, this was won by Mr Ravi Poleboina of India (pictured above). He clinched the top prize with a notable achievement of 12.5% less fuel consumption relative to fellow contestants.

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