Volvo, taking aim at Lexus, BMW and Audi, packs XC40 with firstsSept. 21
Volvo breaks new ground with the XC40, its first model in the fast-growing premium compact crossover segment that will challenge the Lexus NX, BMW X3 and Audi Q3. It's Volvo's first model with inductive charging for mobile phones and the first to offer a car-sharing option.
Volvo to take stake in Lynk & COJuly 20
Volvo will take a stake in sibling brand Lynk & CO, which will rely heavily on Volvo as it prepares to start European and U.S. sales. Volvo also will set up a joint venture with its Chinese parent, Zhejiang Geely Holding, to help speed up the development of new electrified vehicles.
Volvo posts best first-half profit in 6 years on new modelsJuly 20
Volvo steers toward electrified futureJuly 5
Volvo, Autoliv deepen self-driving ties with NvidiaJune 27
Can Polestar siphon off some Tesla sizzle?June 25
Volvo will challenge Tesla, BMW i with stand-alone Polestar brandJune 21
Volvo will challenge Tesla and BMW's i subbrand by turning its Polestar unit into a stand-alone brand for high-performance electrified models. The Swedish automaker has picked design chief Thomas Ingenlath to be CEO at Polestar.
Volvo eyes even tougher sales targetJune 21
Volvo's Hakan Samuelsson to speak at Europe congressMay 22
Volvo confirms China production for first EVApril 19
Volvo confirmed it will build its first full-electric car in China and export it globally. The EV will launch in 2019 and will based on the compact modular architecture that Volvo co-developed with Lynk & CO.
Volvo enters its ninth decade on a record-breaking highApril 14
Anders Gustafsson sees Volvo's 90th birthday from the most unique perspective of anyone on the company's executive management team. Gustafsson's family has been selling the brand for the last 45 years through its company, Bildeve, the oldest Volvo Cars dealership in southern Sweden.