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  • SARTRE (Safe Road Trains for the Environment) road train is project being tested at Hällered proving ground in Sweden. 3 vehicles are following a lead truck in 90 km/h. The distance between the vehicles is about 6 meters.

    Volvo Car Corporation and the SARTRE road train project enters final phase

    The SARTRE project (Safe Road Trains for the Environment) – with Volvo Car Corporation as the only participating car manufacturer – has successfully completed the first test demonstrations of a multiple vehicle platoon. The test fleet included a lead truck followed by three cars driven entirely autonomously at speeds of up to 90 km/h – with no more than 6 metres gap between the vehicles.
    24/01/2012
    • Concepts
    • Environment
    • Safety
    • Technology
  • Another Six Benefits of Servicing at Volvo

    Designed around the needs of the individual customer, Volvo Car UK's new car servicing program, Volvo Service Promise, provides an unbeatable combination of quality, value-for-money and reassurance by giving retail customers a unique range of benefits. Available on any age of vehicle, all full services carried out at a Volvo Authorised Repairer will qualify for the service promises, elevating the existing comprehensive service already offered by its dealers.
    06/01/2012
    • C30
    • C70
    • S40
    • S60
    • S80
    • V50
    • V60
    • V70
    • XC60
    • XC70
    • XC90
  • Volvo XC60 Plug-in Hybrid Concept

    Volvo XC60 Plug-in Hybrid Concept - a unique blend of petrol and electric power

    At the 2012 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Volvo Car Corporation will unveil an innovative petrol plug-in hybrid. The Volvo XC60 Plug-in Hybrid Concept is an electric car, a highly economical hybrid and a powerful high-performance car all rolled into one. At the touch of a button, the driver decides how the available power from the combination of the high-performance petrol engine and the electric motor is to be utilised.
    04/01/2012
    • Concepts
    • Environment
    • Motor Shows
    • XC60
  • Volvo XC60 Plug-in Hybrid Concept

    Volvo XC60 Plug-in Hybrid Concept - superior to all existing hybrids

    Volvo Car Corporation's technology in the advanced Volvo XC60 Plug-in Hybrid Concept gives the car owner possibilities that no other existing hybrid car can offer."The petrol plug-in hybrid is ideal for the American motorist who wants an electric car while at the same time retaining all the power and capacity that comes in his or her present vehicle," says Stefan Jacoby, President and CEO at Volvo Car Corporation.
    04/01/2012
    • Concepts
    • Environment
    • Motor Shows
    • XC60
  • Christmas : Driven by Volvo

    A BRIGHTER CHRISTMAS, DELIVERED BY VOLVO CAR UK AND ACTION FOR CHILDREN

    Volvo Car UK has teamed up with Father Christmas to help raise £25,000 for Action for Children and deliver Christmas presents to children at its projects at sites throughout the UK.
    13/12/2011
    • Events
    • Events/Activities
    • V60
  • Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid

    The Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid - the most technically-advanced Volvo model ever

    The Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid is the world's first diesel plug-in hybrid and is Volvo Car Corporation's most technically advanced model ever - an electric car, hybrid car and muscle-car all rolled into one. At the touch of a button, the driver can choose which of the three cars they want to drive at any given moment.
    13/12/2011
    • Environment
    • V60
  • Volvo V70 DRIVe

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

    Volvo Car Corporation has announced the latest step in its 'DRIVe towards Zero' emissions strategy with the launch of an automatic gearbox option in four Volvo DRIVe models - the S60 DRIVE, V60 DRIVe, V70 DRIVe and the S80 DRIVe. For the first time, these DRIVe models can now be ordered with Volvo's Powershift dual-clutch automatic gearbox. And buyers of these cars won't compromise on environmental care or economy as the automatic gearboxed cars deliver exactly the same fuel economy and emissions as the class-leading manual 'boxed variants.
    01/12/2011
    • Environment
    • S60
    • S80
    • V60
    • V70
  • The Volvo XC60 and JLS

    JLS : DRIVEN BY VOLVO - IN THEIR LATEST MUSIC VIDEO ‘DO YOU FEEL WHAT I FEEL?'

    Volvo Car UK has teamed up with JLS, one of the UK's biggest boybands, in their newest music video ‘Do You Feel What I Feel?'. Their latest single is the third to be released from their recent album, ‘Jukebox', which is on sale now. JLS hit the charts after coming runners up on The X Factor and haven't looked back since. With their debut album going four times platinum and their second album having sold over 600,000 copies, the group's third album will be a sure fire hit.
    25/11/2011
    • Life Style
    • Special Interests
  • The Twilight Saga is back! - And once again there are vampires, werewolves and - a Volvo.

    Volvo shimmers once more in Summit Entertainment's The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1

    The Twilight Saga is back! - And once again there are vampires, werewolves and - a Volvo.Summit Entertainment's "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1", the fourth movie in The Twilight Saga, is currently in theatres and with a third different Volvo. Following in the tire prints of the Volvo C30 and Volvo XC60 comes Edward Cullen's new Volvo of choice - a Saville Grey metallic Volvo S60 T6 R-design - an inspired choice, as this is the latest production version of the car that he drives in the books.
    18/11/2011
    • Events/Activities
    • Life Style
    • S60
  • Mr Stefan Jacoby Volvo Cars’ President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

    Los Angeles Auto Show 2011: Volvo Car Corporation claims green leadership through focus on four-cylinder engines and smart electrification

    Efficiency and electrification are the key drivers when Volvo Car Corporation takes the lead in the quest for green motoring and superior fuel economy."We claim environmental leadership through groundbreaking initiatives within smart electrification and downsizing our conventional powertrains to four-cylinder engines solely," said Stefan Jacoby, President and CEO of the Volvo Car Corporation at a press gathering in connection with Los Angeles Auto Show 2011.
    16/11/2011
    • Environment
    • Events/Activities
    • Technology
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