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Volvo Has Ambitious Plans for the US Market

posted by on 10 November 2016 in News Volvo News

Volvo isn’t letting off the gas as it continues its revival plan in the U.S. market. Motor Trend recently sat down with president and CEO of Volvo Cars USA, Lex Kerssemakers, to get an inside look at what the Chinese-owned Swedish automaker has planned. For starters, Volvo will add the first-ever V90 Cross Country model […] More…

Volvo, Autoliv Team Up to Develop Self-Driving Cars

posted by on 6 September 2016 in News Volvo News

Volvo and Autoliv have announced a new joint venture for autonomous driving. Autoliv is a leader in automotive safety systems and according to Volvo, the jointly-owned company will focus on developing next-generation autonomous driving software. The plan is to have the new company’s headquarters in Gothenburg, Sweden and an initial workforce taken from both existing companies […] More…

Volvo, Polestar Considering Formula E Entry

posted by on 22 August 2016 in Motorsport News News

Volvo is eyeing the Formula E race series to promote its electrified models. The Swedish automaker is currently part of the advisory board for the FIA race series and a spokesperson recently confirmed to Autocar that although there are no immediate plans to enter Formula E, it remains a possibility for the brand. Volvo wants to sell […] More…