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  • The all-new Volvo V40

    Volvo Car Corporation to develop active safety systems at new test facility

    An entirely new test facility for active car safety is all set to play an important role for Volvo Car Corporation's continued leadership in the field of safety. The facility will be built and operated by the company Active Safety Test Area AB - ASTA.
    2012-05-30
    • Safety
  • SARTRE road train première on public roads

    SARTRE road train premiere on public roads

    For the first time a road train comprising Volvo vehicles plus one truck operated on a public motorway.
    2012-05-28
    • Environment
    • S60
    • Safety
    • Technology
    • V60
    • XC60
  • The all-new Volvo V40 – Pedestrian Airbag Technology

    Volvo Car Corporation's pedestrian airbag: here's how it works

    Seven sensors, advanced technology and an airbag that deploys at lightning speed in the windscreen area.
    2012-05-23
    • Safety
    • Technology
    • V40
  • Volvo V60

    Volvo Car Corporation reinforces efficiency leadership in MY2013

    Volvo Car Corporation reinforces its European leadership in fuel efficiency improvement by several new CO2 initiatives in the model year 2013 line-up.
    2012-04-11
    • Environment
    • S60
    • S80
    • Sustainability
    • Technology
    • V60
    • V70
    • XC60
    • XC70
  • Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid

    Volvo Car Corporation challenges EU's goals and tactics on cutting CO2 emissions

    Volvo Car Corporation warns that EU targets for cutting carbon dioxide emissions are being jeopardized by the absence of harmonised incentives to consumers.Another key issue is the urge for continuous support to automotive research anddevelopment, including electromobility. Stefan Jacoby, President and CEO of Volvo Car Corporation, will tell an industry seminar in Brussels today that jobs, investment and competitiveness in the European car industry could be threatened by the European Commission's approach towards vehicle electrification.
    2012-03-20
    • Corporate
    • Environment
    • Events/Activities
    • Sustainability
  • The all-new Volvo V40 unveiling at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show

    Stefan Jacoby reveals the all-new Volvo V40 in Geneva: "The outstanding V40 will change the balance of power in the C-segment"

    Stefan Jacoby, President and CEO of Volvo Car Corporation, made a distinctive statement about the company's sharpened competitive edge when he revealed the all-new Volvo V40 at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show on Tuesday."The all-new V40 will change the balance of power in the C-segment. Its class-leading driving dynamics, fuel efficiency and full deck of safety and support features make it outstanding in the class," Stefan Jacoby said.
    2012-03-06
    • Corporate
    • Design
    • Events/Activities
    • Motor Shows
    • Quality
    • Safety
    • Special Interests
    • Technology
    • V40
  • The all-new Volvo V40

    Volvo Car Corporation conquers Geneva with class-leading efficiency and dynamics in a compact package

    Volvo Car Corporation's launch of the all-new Volvo V40 is perfectly in tune with this year's efficiency and downsizing trend at the Geneva Motor Show."The V40 proves that class-leading fuel efficiency in a compact package can be combined with exciting driving dynamics and the full deck of features consumers expect from a true luxury car," says Stefan Jacoby, President and CEO of Volvo Car Corporation.
    2012-03-01
    • Corporate
    • Environment
    • Motor Shows
    • Technology
  • Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid

    Volvo Car Corporation 2011

    Total sales reached 449,255 cars, an increase of 20.3 per cent over 2010 SPA - Scalable Product Architecture announced as new technology baseDesigned Around You - a new human centric corporate and brand strategyElectrification strategy taken one step further with Siemens partnershipNew organisation and Executive Management TeamChina growth plan in progress
    2012-01-05
    • Corporate
    • Environment
    • Facilities
    • Manufacturing
    • Sales Volumes
    • Sustainability
  • Volvo S60

    Five Volvo models get IIHS Top Safety Pick award

    Volvo Car Corporation's leadership in car safety is confirmed in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's (IIHS) 2012 Top Safety Pick award. The U.S. award recognizes vehicles that do the best job of protecting people in front, side, rollover, and rear crashes - and no less than five Volvo models - the C30, S60, S80, XC60 and XC90 - earned a Top Safety Pick. Volvo is the only European luxury brand with five awarded models in the new IIHS report.
    2011-12-15
    • Awards
    • C30
    • S60
    • S80
    • Safety
    • XC60
    • XC90
  • The new Volvo V60

    Volvo Car Corporation launches automatic DRIVe diesels with the same fuel consumption as manual versions

    Volvo Car Corporation is already in the lead among European carmakers when it comes to reducing carbon dioxide emissions - and the journey continues with two new CO2 cutting initiatives:- The 1.6-litre diesel combined with automatic Powershift gearbox now comes with the same low fuel consumption and CO2 levels as the manual DRIVe versions. - At the same time, CO2 emissions from the turbocharged, 1.6-litre T3 petrol engine with manual gearbox are down to 135 g/km.
    2011-12-01
    • Environment
    • S60
    • S80
    • V60
    • V70
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