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  • The Volvo Concept XC Coupé

    Volvo Car Group explores new safety and design ideas by partnering with high-tech sports gear developer POC

    Volvo Car Group has established a partnership with the Swedish company POC, which develops high-tech protective gear for extreme sports athletes. The two companies will exchange knowledge in order to explore new ideas within safety and design.
    07/01/2014
    • Design
    • Life Style
    • Safety
    • Technology
    • Volvo Concept XC Coupé
  • All-new XC90 safety cage (with text)

    New Scalable Product Architecture enables Volvo Car Group to move faster towards a crash-free future

    The elegant design possibilities are the most visually evident – but far from the only – advantages of Volvo Car Group’s (Volvo Cars) new Scalable Product Architecture (SPA). The ingenious new architecture also enables the company to reinforce its safety leadership and increase its momentum towards the aim that by 2020, no one should be killed or seriously injured in a new Volvo.
    12/12/2013
    • Safety
    • Technology
  • The Volvo Concept XC Coupé

    The Volvo Concept XC Coupé – the next chapter in Volvo’s new design story

    In September, the Volvo Concept Coupé was launched to critical acclaim and many awards, and represented the world’s first insight into Volvo Car Group’s (Volvo Cars) new design direction under Senior Vice President of Design, Thomas Ingenlath. It also showed one interpretation of how the proportions and versatility of Volvo Cars' new Scalable Product Architecture, that will underpin all medium and large cars in the company’s future, could look.
    11/12/2013
    • Concepts
    • Design
    • Life Style
    • Overview
    • Technology
  • Volvo Car Group initiates world unique Swedish pilot project with self-driving cars on public roads

    Volvo Car Group initiates world unique Swedish pilot project with self-driving cars on public roads

    Volvo Cars will play a leading role in the world’s first large-scale autonomous driving pilot project in which 100 self-driving Volvo cars will use public roads in everyday driving conditions around the Swedish city of Gothenburg.
    02/12/2013
    • Environment
    • Safety
    • Sustainability
    • Technology
  • Winter tyres versus summer tyres in Snowdome showdown

    WINTER TYRES VERSUS STANDARD TYRES IN VOLVO’S CELEBRITY SNOWDOME SHOWDOWN

    As temperatures plummet and experts predict a harsh winter for the UK, Volvo Car UK invited ‘Made In Chelsea’ TV star Louise Thompson to demonstrate the effectiveness of winter tyres by driving up an indoor ski slope.
    01/12/2013
    • Events/Activities
    • Life Style
    • Safety
    • Special Interests
    • Technology
  • Volvo Cars' world first experiment reveals the emotive power of car design

    Volvo Cars' world first experiment reveals the emotive power of car design

    The first scientific experiment of its kind has revealed that beautiful car design can tangibly evoke a powerful range of feelings that are on a par with the most basic of human emotions. The scientific experiment conducted by Volvo Car Group in collaboration with EEG specialists Myndplay, tested respondents to analyse how the brain reacts emotionally to car design and how design aesthetics actually make us feel.
    28/11/2013
    • Design
    • Life Style
  • World debut for a new Volvo V60 engineered by Polestar

    World debut for a new Volvo V60, engineered by Polestar

    The new Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar are here, set for sale on four continents around the world in 2014. The countries confirmed to take the S60 and V60 Polestar include Canada, the Netherlands, Japan, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom and the USA, with further markets, final production numbers and pricing to be revealed next year.
    26/11/2013
    • Life Style
    • Special Interests
  • Nano battery project

    Volvo Car Group makes conventional batteries a thing of the past

    Volvo Car Group has developed a revolutionary concept for lightweight structural energy storage components that could improve the energy usage of future electrified vehicles. The material, consisting of carbon fibres, nano structured batteries and super capacitors, offers lighter energy storage that requires less space in the car, cost effective structure options and is eco-friendly.
    17/10/2013
    • Environment
    • Sustainability
    • Technology
  • Volvo XC60

    VOLVO CAR UK CELEBRATES SEPTEMBER SUCCESS AS SALES SOAR BY 22%

    Six new models and continued demand for the V40 premium five-door hatchback have seen Volvo Car UK’s September sales soar by 22% compared to the same month last year.
    07/10/2013
    • S60
    • S80
    • Sales Volumes
    • V40
    • V40 Cross Country
    • V60
    • V60 Plug-In Hybrid
    • V70
    • XC60
    • XC70
    • XC90
  • Volvo XC60

    VOLVO AND REEVOO PARTNERSHIP REASSURES CAR BUYERS

    Premium car manufacturer Volvo has turned to social commerce expert Reevoo to incorporate opinions from its own customers into its online experience.
    23/09/2013
    • S60
    • S80
    • V40
    • V40 Cross Country
    • V60
    • V60 Plug-In Hybrid
    • V70
    • XC60
    • XC70
    • XC90
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