Volvo plans to offer fully self-driving car to luxury buyersFri, 30, Sep 2016
The self-driving car that Volvo plans to offer in five years will be sold with autopilot features that add about $10,000 to the vehicle's cost, CEO Hakan Samuelsson said.
Automakers see high-stakes mobility as an opportunityThu, 29, Sep 2016
The stakes are high for automakers in the future of mass transportation. Andreas Mai, who recently served as the director of smart connected vehicles at Cisco Systems, estimated the size of the mobility industry -- which would include autonomous vehicles, ride-sharing networks and connectivity -- to be worth about $5 trillion over the next decade.
Volvo touts new V90 Cross Country's 'adventurous' spiritThu, 15, Sep 2016
Volvo unveiled the "adventurous" V90 Cross Country high-riding station wagon, the latest model in its $11 billion revival under Chinese ownership that has resulted in record global vehicle sales. It will compete against the Audi A6 allroad quattro and a high-riding version of the Mercedes E-class wagon.