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Volvo Introduces Pioneering Pedestrian and Cyclist Warning System

Volvo Introduces Pioneering Pedestrian and Cyclist Warning System

Swedish bus manufacturer Volvo has introduced a new pedestrian and cyclist detection system that emits audible warnings of approaching vehicles. The system continuously monitors the bus’s vicinity and ttnb-volvo-buses-pedestrian-systemransmits a sound to warn other road-users when they get too near the bus. The drive ... Continue reading

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2016 VOLVO XC90 REVIEW +VIDEO

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2016 VOLVO XC90 REVIEW +VIDEO

HEELS ON WHEELS 2016 Volvo XC90 T8 R-Design Twin Engine Plug-in Review ... Continue reading

Volvo Reveals Its Adventurous Side With New V90 Cross Country +VIDEO

Volvo Reveals Its Adventurous Side With New V90 Cross Country +VIDEO

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, September 15, 2016: Volvo has unveiled the eagerly awaited V90 Cross Country, completing its 90 Series line-up. Since the introduction of the first Cross Country almost 20 years ago, Volvo Cars has become synonymous with the rugged all-road, all-weather product category, with a growing stable of Cro ... Continue reading

Drivers' Fuel Challenge Puts The World's Most Efficient Truck Drivers To The Test

Drivers' Fuel Challenge Puts The World's Most Efficient Truck Drivers To The Test

28 finalists from around the world competed for the title “World’s most fuel efficient driver” in Volvo Trucks Drivers’ Fuel Challenge 2016. GOTHENBURG - September 12, 2016: This past Friday, 28 truck drivers from all over the world gathered at Volvo Trucks' test track in Gothenburg, Sweden to participate in th ... Continue reading

Volvo Cars Travels Down a Familiar Road with New V90 Cross Country

Volvo Cars Travels Down a Familiar Road with New V90 Cross Country

GOTHENBURG, Sweden - September 8, 2016: Volvo Cars' instrumental role in defining the adventurous Cross Country segment is widely acknowledged. With the imminent reveal of the new V90 Cross Country, the Swedish carmaker is set to cement its leading role as the most capable and comfortable premium all-roader on offer an ... Continue reading

Autoliv and Volvo Cars to Create Joint Venture for Autonomous Driving

Autoliv and Volvo Cars to Create Joint Venture for Autonomous Driving

STOCKHOLM—Regulatory News: Autoliv, Inc. , the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems and Volvo Cars, the global premium car maker, have signed a letter of intent to form a new jointly-owned company to develop next generation autonomous driving software. The planned new company will have its headquarters in Go ... Continue reading

Cars That Have the Most and Least Maintainence Costs

Cars That Have the Most and Least Maintainence Costs

Washington DC August 12, 2016; The AIADA online newsletter reported that according to the website Priceonomics the Toyota brand and its gas-electric hybrid Prius are the winners in keeping maintenance costs low in the long run and luxury brands like BMW and Mercedes-Benz are on the high end of maintenance costs. Over t ... Continue reading

2016 Volvo S60 Cross Country Review By Larry Nutson

2016 Volvo S60 Cross Country Review By Larry Nutson

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Volvo V40 Is UK's Safest Used Car, Says Insurance Company

Volvo V40 Is UK's Safest Used Car, Says Insurance Company

LONDON - July 25, 2016: The Volvo V40 has been presented with the ‘Co-op Safe Used Car 2016’ award. The inaugural Co-op Insurance award celebrates the safest used cars typically bought by families in the UK. Working in collaboration with safety experts Thatcham Research, Co-op Insurance awarded the trophy to the Vo ... Continue reading

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2016 VOLVO S60 T5 REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2016 VOLVO S60 T5 REVIEW

HEELS ON WHEELS: 2016 VOLVO S60 T5 REVIEW ... Continue reading

2016 AutoPacific Ideal Vehicle Awards-Includes All Winner's-Trim Levels, Specs, Prices and Reviews

2016 AutoPacific Ideal Vehicle Awards-Includes All Winner's-Trim Levels, Specs, Prices and Reviews

TUSTIN, Calif., July 21, 2016 -- Automotive research and consulting firm AutoPacific, Inc. today announced the 2016 Ideal Vehicle Awards (IVA), recognizing vehicles that best meet their owner's expectations and desires. The 2016 awards are based on responses from over 65,000 owners of new model year 2015 and 2016 vehic ... Continue reading

2016 Volvo S60 T5 Inscription Chicagoland Review By Larry Nutson

2016 Volvo S60 T5 Inscription Chicagoland Review By Larry Nutson

2016 Volvo S60 T5 Inscription Chicagoland Review By Larry Nutson ... Continue reading

A Nils Bohlin-Volvo Invention in All Cars 3-Point Seat Belt, a Volvo Safety Development, Has Saved Thousands of Lives

A Nils Bohlin-Volvo Invention in All Cars 3-Point Seat Belt, a Volvo Safety Development, Has Saved Thousands of Lives

IRVINE, Calif., May 26 -- "There's a little bit of 'Volvo' in every vehicle on the American road," says Anne Belec, president and CEO, Volvo Cars of North America. Such a bold assertion is based on Nils Bohlin's development of the three-point safety belt. No single safety device has saved more lives than the 3-point sa ... Continue reading

2017 North American Car Of The Year Final Nominees

2017 North American Car Of The Year Final Nominees

2017 North American Car Of The Year Final Nominees ... Continue reading

Volvo Introduces BiFuel Version of New V90 Station Wagon

Volvo Introduces BiFuel Version of New V90 Station Wagon

VANCOUVER, June 23, 2016: Westport Fuel Systems Inc., a premier global company for the engineering, manufacturing and supply of alternative fuel systems and components, today announced that Volvo Car will launch the BiFuel version of its new V90 station wagon. This vehicle is based on the same engine technology as the ... Continue reading

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