For Volvo, strong lineup, tech ties pillars of successDec. 2
Hakan SamuelssonNov. 28, 2016
Volvo wins Uber's first robotaxi orderNov. 20
Volvo has signed a framework agreement with Uber on a three-year deal to sell it up to 24,000 cars that will become part of the ride-sharing giant's first robotaxi fleet. Volvo said it will supply XC90s with the core autonomous driving technologies that Uber needs to add its own self-driving features.
Volvo Q3 profit rises 78% on China, U.S. growthOct. 27
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.