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  • The all-new Volvo V40 – Pedestrian Airbag Technology

    Volvo's Safety World First Set To Help Further Reduce the 1.3 Million People Killed On Roads

    The revolutionary new airbag is launched one year after Volvo, as a strategic partner of the Parliamentary Advisory Council for Transport Safety (PACTS), joined road safety experts and MPs to set the blueprint in the UK for safer roads over the next 10 years with the launch of the United Nations Decade of Action for Road Safety. Volvo's new Pedestrian Airbag will go some way to help further reduce the number of fatalities involving pedestrians, currently 14 per cent in Europe and 25 per cent in China.
    23/05/2012
    • Safety
    • Technology
    • V40
  • The all-new Volvo V40

    PRODUCTION OF THE ALL-NEW VOLVO V40 STARTS WITH A WARM WELCOME FROM RESIDUAL FORECASTERS

    The all-new Volvo V40 has received a warm welcome from the fleet industry just as it opens its order book. Leasing companies and future value guides who have already had detailed previews of the car are positive about Volvo's new five-door hatchback with residual values, demand and desirability all predicted as being strong.
    15/05/2012
    • Fleets
    • V40
  • The all-new Volvo V40

    VOLVO CAR UK ANNOUNCES PRICING OF THE ALL-NEW VOLVO V40

    Starting at just £19,745 on the road, the all-new Volvo V40 enters the premium hatchback segment with a class-leading set of innovative high-tech features. Volvo's first new model to be fully developed according to its human-centric, Designed Around You strategy, the car is the first in the world to feature a pedestrian airbag, an innovation which helps reduce the severity of pedestrian injuries in the event of an impact. The all-new V40 is also the only model in its class to fit City Safety as standard and offer Pedestrian Detection, effective at speeds of up to 22mph.
    12/04/2012
    • V40
  • Volvo S60 D5

    Volvo Car Corporation's Diesel Engine Refinements Take the Next Step in its DRIVe Towards Zero

    Volvo Car Corporation has taken the next step towards its DRIVe Towards Zero strategy by making further improvements to its diesel engine line-up, reinforcing its European leadership in fuel efficiency improvement by new CO2 initiatives. From model year 2013, almost all diesel-powered versions of the Volvo S60, V60, V70 and S80 will have CO2 emissions below 120 g/km.
    11/04/2012
    • Environment
    • S60
    • S80
    • Technology
    • V60
    • V70
    • XC60
    • XC70
  • The all-new Volvo V40

    Volvo Car Corporation presents Scandinavian Style and Luxury with the all-new Volvo V40

    Volvo Car Corporation officially revealed its all-new premium five-door, five-seat hatchback, the Volvo V40 to the world's media at a press conference held during the Geneva Motorshow today (6th March). The all-new Volvo V40 enters the Premium Hatchback class featuring a luxury look and feel that emphasises the aura of a compact car with large-car content and characteristics.
    06/03/2012
    • V40
  • The all-new Volvo V40

    Volvo Car Corporation presents the all-new Volvo V40: Scandinavian luxury look and feel with class-leading safety and driving dynamics

    Volvo Car Corporation will reveal the all-new Volvo V40 at a press conference at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show on March 6. The all-new V40 is ready to overtake the competition in the Premium Hatchback class with sharpened features and characteristics from larger Volvos wrapped in a sleek, compact package.
    28/02/2012
    • V40
  • Volvo S80

    VOLVO LAUNCHES NEW 120,000 MILE WARRANTY LED CHAUFFEUR PROGRAMME

    Volvo has further added value to its range of services to business users with the launch of a Chauffeur package on its S60, V60, V70 and S80 models.
    13/02/2012
    • Fleets
    • S60
    • S80
    • V60
    • V70
  • 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
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