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The Volvo VNL is a truck in American Truck Simulator manufactured by the Swedish truck manufacturer Volvo.

It was first shown in an SCS Software blog post about licensing issues already before the game released and was teased and confirmed when Oregon released.[1] It was added to the game on November 5, 2018, along with the 1.32 update.

Release History[]

  • 4 October 2018:
    • 10:00 GMT: In the Oregon release video, a VNL can be seen passing to the left.[2]
    • 14:00 GMT: Carthoo, a developer for SCS unveils a picture of the VNL and says that, "It's not finished, but it will come soon enough. I guess in a few weeks."[3]
    • 17:00 GMT: When shown a comment on the Volvo VNL SCS Software's Twitter replies, "No kisses today - give us a week or two to get it fully ready."[4]
  • 18 October 2018: Carthoo: "...there are also smaller things to deal with (new bug found, some wrongly placed things, sickness of the guy responsible - not so easy to transfer the work agenda to someone else)... . It IS coming tho - no big obstacles there."[5]
  • 29 October 2018: A mini-page for the Volvo VNL is added to ATS’ official website, It was removed later. It was part of a test to launch the VNL. At the same day, ATS got a preparation update that added the Volvo VNL's support for all current DLCs. The page was added on the 6th of November.
  • 5 November 2018: Volvo VNL is released along with a trailer video.[6]



Name Price Unlock Level Picture
300 $21,580 0
Volvo vnl 300.png
730 $42,367 10
Volvo vnl 730.png
780 $45,240 20
Volvo vnl 780.png


Note: Short chassis are only available for cabin 300 and long chassis only for cabins 730 and 780.

Name Price Unlock Level Picture
Short 6x2 150gal $24,830 0
Volvo vnl 300.png
Short 6x2 Midlift 150gal $26,260 2
Volvo vnl short midlift.png
Short 6x4 150gal $27,690 3
Volvo vnl 300.png
Short 6x2 200gal $27,755 5
Volvo vnl 300.png
Short 6x2 Midlift 200gal $29,185 7
Volvo vnl short midlift.png
Short 6x4 200gal $30,615 8
Volvo vnl 300.png
Long 6x2 220gal $24,830 10
Volvo vnl 780.png
Long 6x2 Midlift 220gal $32,370 12
Volvo vnl long midlift.png
Long 6x4 220gal $34,060 13
Volvo vnl 780.png
Long 6x2 300gal $34,515 15
Volvo vnl 780.png
Long 6x2 Midlift 300gal $26,075 17
Volvo vnl long midlift.png
Long 6x4 300gal $37,635 18
Volvo vnl 780.png


Name Price Unlock level GPS Picture
Neo Classic N/A 0
Volvo VNL Interior Neo Classic.jpg
Volvo VNL Interior Neo Classic Above.jpg
Elite N/A 10
Volvo VNL Interior Elite.jpg
Volvo VNL Interior Elite Above.jpg



ATS retail DE.jpg

  • The Volvo VNL is the first (and currently only) truck in ATS to be made by a company based outside of the United States, as Volvo is a Swedish company.
  • The German ATS retail edition features an image with a Volvo VNL on the lower left corner of its packaging.


See also[]

Euro Truck Simulator
(Overview, Dealers)
Majestic Actros - Runner Magnum - Swift R - Valiant FH16
Euro Truck Simulator 2
(Overview, Dealers)
DAF: XF 105, XF Euro 6, XG - Iveco: Stralis, Stralis Hi-Way - MAN: TGX, TGX Euro 6 - Mercedes-Benz: Actros, New Actros - Renault: Magnum, Premium, T - Scania: R 2009, Streamline, R, S - Volvo: FH16 2009, FH16 2012
American Truck Simulator
(Overview, Dealers)
Freightliner Trucks: Cascadia - International Trucks: LoneStar - Kenworth: T680, W900 - Mack Trucks: Anthem - Peterbilt: 389, 579 - Volvo: VNL - Western Star Trucks: 49X