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Volvo's goal: Turn around U.S. sales

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 21, 2014
Volvo will reverse its downward sales trend in the second half of the year as new four-cylinder engines and connectivity features become widely available....
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Premium automakers will lead shift to wireless EV charging

June 20, 2014 06:01 CET
Premium carmakers will lead a move toward new wireless technology for charging electric vehicle batteries, a global market analysis report said....
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Volvo plans to export China-made cars to U.S., Russia next year, executive says

June 17, 2014 11:26 CET
Volvo plans to start exporting Chinese-made cars to the United States and Russia as early as next year, a company executive said. The S60L sedan will be exported to the United States and the XC90 SUV to Russia....
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Luxury may lead wireless EV recharging

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 16, 2014
Luxury automakers will lead a migration to a new wireless technology for charging electric vehicle batteries, a forecast by the global market analysis firm Frost & Sullivan says....
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50 with Ford

Dealers

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 9, 2014
Ford and Volvo dealers are honored....
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2014 AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE CONGRESS

Volvo, Conti, Audi are 2014 L.E.A.D.E.R. winners

June 6, 2014 13:33 CET
Volvo, Continental and Audi are the 2014 winners of the fifth annual Automotive News Europe/Automotive Intelligence Center L.E.A.D.E.R. awards....
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Volvo car sales rise 13% in May on record China demand

June 3, 2014 14:24 CET
Volvo's car sales rose 13 percent in May as record deliveries in China helped offset a 21 percent decline in the United States....
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Posh, roomy and high-tech: Volvo previews XC90 interior

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 2, 2014
The redesigned Volvo XC90 crossover won't go on sale in the United States until March, but the company has begun taking the cover off the vehicle....
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Volvo's new XC90 to have Tesla-like touchscreen

May 27, 2014 17:22 CET
The new Volvo XC90 will have a large tablet-like touchscreen in the center console to control the premium SUV's in-car features, following a trend that Tesla started with its Model S....
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DIANA T. KURYLKO

Volvo hints at more polished XC90 for 2015

1:34 pm U.S. ET | May 27, 2014
Volvo released images and a video of the interior of the 2015 XC90, and it is decidedly more upscale than the outgoing model....
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Q&A: TALK FROM THE TOP

Volvo sets sights on U.S. with product onslaught

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 18, 2014
With new engines, new technologies and new vehicles, Volvo Cars of North America wants to have 1 percent of the U.S. automotive market in five years. That means sales of 150,000 to 160,000 units annually, significantly higher than today. CEO Tony Nicolosi forecasts 2014 sales of 63,000 units....
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Volvo's April sales grow 11%

6:47 am U.S. ET | May 5, 2014
Volvo Car Group's vehicle sales rose 11 percent year-on-year in April, the tenth consecutive month of growth for the Chinese-owned firm....
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Volvo sales growth continues, boosted by China, Europe

May 5, 2014 10:56 CET
Volvo's vehicle sales rose 10.5 percent year-on-year in April, the tenth consecutive month of growth for the automaker....
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Land Wind may get blowback from Land Rover

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 5, 2014
Following in a long line of unforgettable vehicles that includes the Geely Beauty Leopard and the Dongfeng Crazy Soldier (a Hummer knockoff) comes the new Land Wind E32 from Jiangling Motors Corp....
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Innovation, safety are winners at PACE Awards

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 14, 2014
It's difficult to look disruptive dressed in a tuxedo....
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AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE E-MAGAZINE

Why Volvo CEO believes his automaker is better off than rivals in China

April 8, 2014 06:15 CET
Volvo CEO Hakan Samuelsson says his company's relationship with owner Zhejiang Geely Holding gives it a big advantage over rivals in China....
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Volvo aims for 1 million car sales, chairman tells paper

April 1, 2014 09:16 CET
Volvo targets annual sales of more than 1 million vehicles in the long term, chairman Li Shufu told a Swedish newspaper....
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SKF to supply transmission seals to China's Geely

March 25, 2014 11:45 CET
Swedish supplier SKF says it has signed a five-year deal to supply transmission seals to China's Zhejiang Geely Holding....
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Volvo plans to boost development spending in expansion push

March 21, 2014 16:33 CET
Volvo plans to boost research and development spending this year as the carmaker prepares to roll out the new XC90 SUV in a reset of the brand....
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Volvo sees growth for all main car markets in 2014

March 21, 2014 11:17 CET
With cost cutting boosting profits last year, Volvo says it is looking forward to all its main markets growing in 2014, especially in China....
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Volvo expects its U.S. sales to rise 5% in 2014

March 21, 2014 06:01 CET
Volvo's U.S. sales are off to a poor start in 2014, but CEO Hakan Samuelsson expects volume to pick up in March and April and to increase about 5 percent for the year....
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Volvo expects its U.S. sales to rise 5% in '14

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 17, 2014
Volvo's U.S. sales are off to a poor start in 2014, but global CEO Hakan Samuelsson expects volume to pick up in March and April and to increase about 5 percent for the year....
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Volvo's car sales rise 5% in February on China, Europe demand

March 3, 2014 15:19 CET
Volvo's global car sales rose 5 percent in February, the eighth consecutive month of growth for the carmaker. Strong gains in Europe and China helped offset an 18 percent fall in U.S. demand....
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Volvo gives a peek at sleek future wagons

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 3, 2014
Volvo has previewed the sleek look of its future station wagons with the Concept Estate....
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DOUGLAS A. BOLDUC

Ex-VW designer has Volvo on a hot streak

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 2, 2014
Volvo design chief Thomas Ingenlath has been turning heads and winning styling awards since joining the Swedish automaker from VW Group. The question is whether the success will result in an irresistible new XC90....
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