It’s been six months since Team Harju won the VISTA World Championship, and since returning to the Volvo Truck Center in Tampere, Finland, work has never been the same.
“Winning the VISTA World Championship has affected us in many ways,” says Immo Harju, team captain. “First of all we have had our hands full with work. Colleagues in our workshop and in other Volvo workshops have been... Read more
23 July 2012
A little over a year ago, the Avesta Cruising Club stood in shock as they were announced as winners of VISTA 2011. But with registrations for the next VISTA now being accepted, its time for them to defend their title. “We are planning to win again – that’s obvious! Being world champions is great,” says team leader Håkan Eriksson.
In June 2011, Håkan Eriksson, Robert Svensson, Markus... Read more
27 January 2010
Team Impact from Austria can now call themselves world champions, winning by one point over the Danish team in the VISTA final in Gothenburg. “About 30,000 people around the world are engaged in our service and after market operations. And you are the very best,” said Volvo Trucks CEO Staffan Jufors to the finalist teams at the dinner before the winners were announced.
After eight months... Read more
1 January 2010
In 2007, Team Skywalker from Västerås in Sweden became the first ever VISTA world champions. Here is the report from Globetrotter magazine, which was originally published soon after the event.
A feeling of expectation hung in the air when the VISTA competitors arrived at the Volvo Training Centre in Arendal, Göteborg, on 26 June 2007. Twenty-eight teams from 24 countries were both tense and... Read more