Volvo XE13 engine

Updated Aug 6, 2012

The XE13, a combination of Volvo’s I-Shift automated-manual transmission and an engine with modified software, enables cruise speed at 1,150 rpm at 65 mph. The XE13 package is rated for up to 80,000 pounds with a 425-hp, 1,750 lb.-ft. torque D13 engine. The I-Shift overdrive transmission comes with a 0.78:1 ratio, and the package includes software that facilitates communication between the integrated powertrain components.