Volvo Trucks


Cab specifications for Volvo FM

  • Cab measurements
  • Cab features

Cab Measurements

Day cab

Day cab (FM-DAY) with comfortable and ergonomic driver area. Interior height 157 centimetres: 114 centimetres on the engine compartment cover.

Sleeper cab

Sleeper cab (FM-SLP) with comfortable overnight accommodation for one person. Interior height 157 centimetres: 114 centimetres on the engine compartment cover.

Low sleeper cab

Low sleeper cab (FM-LSLP) with lowered roof provides added load space above the cab. Interior height 147 centimetres: 104 centimetres over the engine compartment.

Globetrotter cab

Globetrotter cab (FM-HSLP) offering comfortable overnight accommodation for up to two people. The cab features extra storage space higher up. Interior height 196 centimetres: 153 centimetres on the engine compartment cover.

Globetrotter LXL cab

Globetrotter LXL cab (FM-XHSL), providing comfortable overnight accommodation for up to two people. The cab offers extra storage space higher up. Interior height 210 centimetres: 167 centimetres on the engine compartment cover.

Cab Features

Four-point cab suspension 
Choose from coil springs with dampers all-round or air suspension with automatic level control all-round. 

Air intakes 
Air intake positioned on the left side and available in high or low placement options. Front air intake also available.

Cab colours 
Around 650 variants to choose from.

Driver’s seat 
Choose from three different levels of comfort: Standard, Comfort and Deluxe. Each can be ordered with optional upholstery. The seat’s total adjustment scope is 200 millimetres fore-aft, and 100 millimetres vertically. The driver’s seat is fitted as standard with a head restraint, adjustable and fold-down backrest, vertical and fore-aft adjustment, adjustable lumbar support and adjustable seat angle. 

Passenger seat
Two different levels to choose from: Standard and Comfort. Both can be ordered with optional upholstery. Equipped as standard with head restraints. 

Lower bed measuring 70×200 centimetres.
16 centimetres mattress with pocket springs and excellent comfort. Three varieties to choose from: Soft, Semi-firm and Firm.
Two types of overlay mattress protector available, that improve comfort and help you make the bed more easily. 
Comfort upper bed dimensions: 70×190 centimetres or 60×190 centimetres

Interior storage 
The space above the windscreen consists of two storage compartments with roller doors as well as four ISO slots, one of which is saved for the tachograph. Under the bed in the sleeper cab and the Globetrotter cab you will find two large storage compartments, accessible from the outside; in the sleeper section you can find two storage spaces for magazines and small items. The dashboard contains four open storage spaces, a small storage box, a DIN slot storage, a bird bath and a bottle holder.

Exterior storage
Storage space accessible from the outside can be found behind the passenger and driver seats.

Roof hatch
The cab is equipped with a roof hatch that can be opened 50 millimetres. On the inside there is a perforated sunblind, which also acts as an insect net when the hatch is open. The roof hatch can be manually or electrically manoeuvred (option).

Steering wheel 
Steering wheel in two different sizes – 450 millimetres or 500 millimetres in diameter depending on the truck specification. The steering wheel’s height can be adjusted by up to 90 millimetres and the angle can be adjusted by 28 degrees. The steering wheel is available with or without an airbag. Integrated controls in the steering wheel provide safe and comfortable operation of cruise control, horn, phone and the functions in the driver information display and secondary information display.

Climate system
Two alternative climate systems cover all needs:

  • Air conditioning with manual control (MCC).
  • Air conditioning with automatic temperature control (ECC/ECC2). 

The climate system can also be complemented with cab and engine parking heaters.

Seat upholstery


Robust Textile, Textile/Vinyl or Leather
Dynamic Textile, Textile/Vinyl or Leather
Progressive Soft textile or Leather

All comfort seats are available in ventilated versions.

Wall upholstery


Robust Vinyl
Dynamic Textile
Progressive Textile


Get comfortable. Try the seat. The bed. Look in all the cupboards. You won’t believe how much space there is.