Can traffic deaths be eliminated?Sat, 21, May 2016
Getting to zero traffic fatalities may be unattainable, safety advocates concede. But they say it is possible to virtually eliminate the 30,000-plus annual highway deaths in the U.S.
Audi, BMW, Mercedes lead in user-friendly connectivity, study showsMon, 23, May 2016
Audi, BMW and Mercedes lead other automakers in offering easy-to-use connected features, according to a study conducted in European markets, but more needs to be done to make customers aware that of the technology so they don't choose Apple and Google for their Internet-enabled navigation and in-car entertainment.
Concepts preview new Volvo compactsMon, 23, May 2016
Volvo previewed its new compact-vehicle range by unveiling concepts for an XC40 crossover and a vehicle that hints at the next V40 hatchback.
No office for the CEO. Just a lockerMon, 16, May 2016
Employees in Volvo Car USA's redesigned office in Rockleigh, N.J., don't have permanent workspaces or landline phones. Executives say the open layout fosters communication and collaboration.
Volvo lifts veil on 'disruptive' compact car, crossover lineWed, 18, May 2016
Volvo will start rolling out a series of compact models next year to compete with the likes of Audi and BMW for younger, urban consumers. The new line, dubbed the 40 series, is set to include a crossover, sedan and hatchback as well as an all-electric model, the company said Wednesday while unveiling concepts of the models.
Geely design boss Horbury gets Volvo's sister brand to think bigTue, 17, May 2016
The Briton who smoothed out Volvo's boxy lines is aiming to give China's Geely more global appeal by ditching its utilitarian image. Peter Horbury is central to efforts by Volvo's sister brand to push upmarket and go international by tapping European design and technology.
Volvo plans to raise $571 million in first bond issueFri, 06, May 2016
Volvo aims to raise 500 million euros ($571 million) by issuing the first corporate bond in its 89-year history, the carmaker said today.
Volvo swings to profit in first quarterWed, 04, May 2016
Volvo swung to a profit in the first quarter as its new XC90 helped to drive growth. Operating earnings rose to $392 million from a year-ago loss.
Volvo announces 3 regional executive moves in U.S.Wed, 27, Apr 2016
Volvo Car USA has announced three executive changes in its regional structure effective May 1.
Ford, Volvo, Google, Uber, Lyft form coalition to promote self-driving carsTue, 26, Apr 2016
Ford, Volvo Cars, Google and two ride-hailing companies created a coalition, led by former NHTSA chief David Strickland, to urge federal government action to help advance self-driving vehicles.