Volvo's redesigned XC60 bigger, smarter, saferTue, 07, Mar 2017
Volvo is counting on a bigger, safer and more technologically advanced redesigned XC60 to match or exceed the success of its predecessor, which is the brand's global best-seller. Volvo will start taking orders for the XC60 in the U.S. in mid-June.
Volvo closes in on 2 key goals with redesigned XC60Tue, 28, Feb 2017
Volvo will use the redesigned XC60 to move closer to two of its midterm goals: having a fully autonomous car on the road in 2021 and making sure no one is killed or seriously injured in one of its new vehicles by 2020.
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.
Volvo picks fast-rising Henrik Green to lead r&dWed, 07, Dec 2016
Volvo named Henrik Green its new head of r&d, giving the Swedish executive his fourth promotion in three years. Green replaces Peter Mertens, who is moving to Audi to head technical development at the VW Group luxury brand.
Hakan SamuelssonMon, 28, Nov 2016
Volvo debuts range-topping, China-made S90Tue, 01, Nov 2016
Volvo's S90 Excellence, the range-topping version of its flagship sedan, will have no front passenger seat to give its chauffeur-driven owners plenty of space to work or relax. The S90 variant also will have a heated and cooled cupholder and a built-in refrigeration compartment.
Volvo will export S90 flagship to Europe, U.S. from ChinaTue, 01, Nov 2016
Volvo will move production of its S90 flagship sedan to China from Sweden and export the car to global markets including Europe and the U.S. from its factory in Daqing. The change is part of Volvo's effort to use China as a global manufacturing and export hub.
Volvo raises 2016 outlook after Q3 profit riseThu, 27, Oct 2016
VOLVO'S SAMUELSSON: Automaker aims for safe, self-driving luxuryMon, 10, Oct 2016
Hakan Samuelsson is leading a company where things are arguably going very, very well. Volvo Cars' year-on-year global sales have increased 16 months in a row. That's driven largely by the XC90. But Samuelsson is not resting on the crossover's laurels.
Volvo to debut car-to-car communication this yearWed, 05, Oct 2016
Volvo will launch car-to-car communication in its top model line in Europe before the end of the year, joining Mercedes and Toyota in offering systems that allow vehicles to exchange information with other cars to improve safety.
Volvo plans to offer fully self-driving car to luxury buyersFri, 30, Sep 2016
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.