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VW faces rising opposition to Scania bid as Alecta rejects offer

April 23, 2014 11:58 CET
VW faces increasing opposition to its 6.7 billion euro bid for the rest of Scania after Alecta, the truckmaker's third-biggest shareholder, rejected the offer.... Read More »

 

Saab focuses on China as production of 9-3 sedan restarts

Dec. 2, 2013 13:56 CET
Saab's new owner, National Electric Vehicle Sweden, has restarted series production of the 9-3 sedan. Sales will be ''initially focused'' on China, the company said.... Read More »

 

Saab to restart 9-3 production two years after bankruptcy

Nov. 29, 2013 10:52 CET
Saab's new owner will begin series production of the 9-3 almost two years to the day since the company was forced into bankruptcy.... Read More »

 

Saab builds 9-3 test cars ahead of 2013 production launch

Sept. 19, 2013 12:51 CET
Saab's new owner, National Electric Vehicle Sweden, has built two 9-3 test cars at the brand's Swedish plant ahead of a full production launch later this year.... Read More »

 

Volvo's U.S. execs push for V40

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 26, 2013
For more than a year, Volvo's U.S. sales arm and its dealers pressed executives in Sweden to reverse a decision not to sell the V60 station wagon in the United States.... Read More »

 

Geely will offer vehicles jointly developed with Volvo in 2015

Aug. 22, 2013 14:19 CET
Geely will start selling vehicles jointly developed with Volvo in 2015. The joint development may help to burnish Geely's image as it seeks to become China's largest auto exporter.... Read More »

 

Former Saab Chairman Muller to be summoned in tax inquiry, report says

May 23, 2013 09:34 CET
A Swedish prosecutor wants to question former Saab Automobile Chairman Victor Muller as part of an inquiry into suspected tax offenses at the automaker, a Swedish newspaper reported.... Read More »

 

SHANGHAI AUTO SHOW

Volvo CEO: Luxury car clashes with image

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 29, 2013
Volvo will not develop a flagship sedan to challenge the BMW 7 series, Mercedes-Benz S class or Audi A8. Volvo CEO Hakan Samuelsson said such a flagship doesn't fit Volvo's green image.... Read More »

 

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