Uber suspends self-driving car program after Arizona crashSat, 25, Mar 2017
Volvo upbeat on 2017 after 66% earnings jumpWed, 08, Feb 2017
Volvo Cars reported double-digit improvements in 2016 earnings and revenue on Wednesday and forecast a fourth consecutive year of record sales for 2017. Operating profit rose 66 percent to 11 billion Swedish crowns ($1.24 billion) and revenue increased 10 percent to 180.7 billion crowns.
The numbers that made 2016 stand outFri, 30, Dec 2016
Volvo raises 2016 outlook after Q3 profit riseThu, 27, Oct 2016
'End of the beginning' of Volvo revivalMon, 26, Sep 2016
Uber debuts self-driving vehicles in landmark Pittsburgh trialWed, 14, Sep 2016
When Pittsburgh wakes up this morning, some residents will have the choice of going about their day in an Uber that drives itself. The launch of Uber's self-driving pilot program marks the public unveiling of the company's secretive work in autonomous vehicles and the first time self-driving cars have been so freely available to the U.S. public.
Volvo will hire 400 engineers to spearhead high-tech pushTue, 30, Aug 2016
Volvo plans self-driving car by 2021 to challenge BMWFri, 22, Jul 2016
Volvo plans to sell a model able to pilot itself down the highway by 2021. The carmaker needs expertise in software and cloud services and is looking into various partnerships, CEO Hakan Samuelsson said.
Revived Volvo takes on premium rivalsMon, 04, Jul 2016
Volvo Car Group probably wouldn't be enjoying its record-breaking renaissance without a badly needed pep talk, a confidence-building face-lift and the arrival of a new owner with a lot of cash and even more guts to take a chance on the once-underachieving brand.
CEO Samuelsson: Volvo team can't relax despite successMon, 04, Jul 2016
Volvo Car Group is on a roll. It is headed toward another record sales year, led by strong global demand for its XC90 flagship SUV, and its 7.5 percent first-quarter operating profit beat Mercedes-Benz. CEO Hakan Samuelsson is proud of the achievements, but he says Volvo is only halfway to its goals. Samuelsson, 65, explained why Volvo has "a lot to do" in an interview with Automotive News Europe Managing Editor Douglas A. Bolduc.
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.