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  1. Volvo News Blog
    Volvo Cars takes sustainability as seriously as safety. This is the message of a new public information campaign by Volvo Car USA that will run through the beginning of November. It will be available in both print and digital formats in America’s leading news media. “It has never been about...
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    Volvo cars is looking at cleaning house, removing single-use plastics from all offices, cafeterias, and events. The company says that the decision is part of its support of the UN Environment Clean Seas campaign, an effort to reduce plastics in the oceans and to help minimize the automaker's...
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    Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, has announced that it aims to sell a total of up to one million electrified cars by 2025. The Swedish company plans to achieve this aim by offering at least two hybrid versions of every model in its range and releasing the first all-electric car in 2019. “It...
  4. Volvo News Blog
    Volvo announced today that it will be “throwing its weight” behind the Charging Interface Initiative, a consortium interested in designing a universal charging system for electric cars. The system would allow all electric vehicles to use the same plugs for charging. By standardizing, all...
  5. Volvo News Blog
    Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, has announced one of the automotive industry’s most comprehensive electrification strategies in which plug-in hybrids will be introduced across its entire range. It will develop an entirely new range of electrified smaller cars and build a fully electric car...
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    Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, and Autoliv, the automotive safety technology company, two of the world’s leaders in automotive safety, have agreed to work together on the ground-breaking Drive Me project, the world’s first large-scale autonomous driving (AD) initiative. Drive Me involves...
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    One of the most comprehensive scientific studies performed on collision avoidance systems in cars reveals that Volvo Cars’ standard City Safety technology reduces insurance claims for rear-end frontal collisions by 28 per cent. Based on real-life accumulated insurance claims data from the...
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    Rockleigh NJ – The all-new 2016 Volvo XC90 has been ranked the number one Luxury Midsize SUV by U.S. News & World Report, while the 2015 S60, XC60, and S80 received Best Bet awards from Cars.com. The U.S. News ranking (as of June 6, 2015) is based off the consensus opinion of America’s top...
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    Volvo Cars introduced the first integrated booster cushion for children in 1990 Recommends children should travel rearward facing until the age of four Volvo Cars is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the introduction of the first ever integrated booster cushion in conjunction with the United...
  10. Volvo News Blog
    The accolades for Volvo Cars’ Drive-E powertrains continue to arrive, with the T6 Drive-E earning the coveted Engine of the Year designation from Digital Trends, a leading consumer technology publisher based in the United States. “Achieving an effective level of balance across comfort...
  11. Volvo News Blog
    XC90 T8 Twin Engine is the world’s most powerful and cleanest SUV Delivers 49 g/km CO2, combined 407 hp*, 640 Nm, just 2.1 l/100 km and 43 km pure electric range The XC90 T8 Twin Engine has exceeded all expectations when it comes to the no compromise equation of power and low fuel consumption...
  12. Volvo News Blog
    Volvo Cars continues global roll-out of premium plug-in hybrids with S60L T6 Twin Engine at the Shanghai Motor Show S60L T6 Twin Engine China sales start on April 22nd The first locally manufactured medium-sized premium plug-in hybrid in China Offers unique 3 cars in 1 experience: Pure –...
  13. Volvo News Blog
    The first Volvo designed from the ground up for plug-in/electrification compatibility, the XC90 T8 delivers all the performance of a luxury SUV, but with emission levels that even small hybrid cars struggle to match. When designing the XC90 T8, Volvo Cars chose not to compromise on...
  14. Volvo News Blog
    The standard safety package in the all-new Volvo XC90 includes a world-first run-off road protection package. Addressing these common and complex situations will take Volvo Cars another step closer to its vision that no one will be killed or seriously injured in a new Volvo car by 2020. “Our...
  15. Volvo News Blog
    Today, Volvo revealed a Triple Boost technology that takes Volvo’s four-cylinder Drive-E Powertrain petrol engine to 450 BHP. This is further evidence of Volvo’s commitment to delivering driving pleasure through down-sizing. The concept also gives us a glimpse into what may be in the pipeline...
  16. Volvo News Blog
    Months of speculation ended today when Volvo Cars unveiled its all-new Volvo XC90, delivering on its promise to introduce a visually striking, premium-quality seven-seat SUV with world-leading safety features, new powertrain technologies, an unrivalled combination of power and fuel efficiency...
  17. Volvo News Blog
    All-wheel drive, seven seats, around 400 hp and 472 lb.-ft. of torque with ultra-low emissions of around 60g/km Delivering guilt-free luxury SUV ownership New Volvo-developed Plug-in Hybrid, Twin Engine technology Volvo Cars' all-new XC90 will offer an unrivaled combination of power and clean...
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