The 565 was the biggest truck in the Volvo BM range. Its advanced design gave the vehicle a remarkable low ratio of tare weight to payload capacity for a truck of its size. Though the 565 was a large vehicle, it was easy to drive due to the excellent visibility from its forward-build cab.
Production year 1981-1986
|Rated output, hp||496|
|Transmission||Allison CLBT 6061|
|Operating weight, t||38,7|