Volvo has launched a limited edition Ailsa truck in honour of the eponymous firm that introduced Volvo trucks to the UK fifty years ago. The limited edition of just 50 Ailsa FH 4×2 and 6×2 tractor units come in either black on gold, or gold on black. The exterior is complemented by a customised interior upholstered in black and gold leather, with gold floor and engine tunnel mats. The 50th Anniversary ‘Ailsa Edition’ logo is also stitched into the upholstery. […]
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