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  • Concept You

    Concept You - Volvo's Luxurious Scandinavian Design and Technology

    Following on from the reveal of the Concept Universe earlier in the year, the Frankfurt Motorshow marks the debut of an evolution to the Concept Universe - Concept You - and gives another insight into Volvo Cars future. Both concept cars are being used as design studies to obtain input from the global car buying public to find the ultimate design of the next large sedan from Volvo.
    13/09/2011
    • Concepts
    • Design
  • DRIVe at EcoVelocity

    Volvo's DRIVe vehicles will feature at the inaugural EcoVelocity Show which is being held at Battersea Power Station in London between the 8th and 11th September. The show is being organised by IMIE, organisers of the British Motor Show and Metro, the world's largest free newspaper.
    05/09/2011
    • C30
    • S40
    • S60
    • S80
    • V50
    • V60
    • V70
    • XC60
    • XC70
  • BusinessCar Techies Award

    Three Techies in a Row for Volvo

    Volvo is celebrating once more with the news that its new mobile application has been awarded Best App at the BusinessCar Fleet Technology Awards - The Techies. This is the third year the awards have taken place and it is also the third year in a row that Volvo has been awarded for its ground breaking and innovative technology.
    23/08/2011
    • Awards
  • D3 Engine

    Start/Stop Technology is the Automatic Choice

    Volvo's fuel saving start/stop technology which reduces emissions of CO2 by up to 8% has, for the first time, been combined with the six-speed Geartronic transmission. This innovative and industry-leading development delivers the first four models in the Volvo range that can be ordered with an automatic gearbox as well as benefiting from start/stop technology.
    23/08/2011
    • S60
    • S80
    • Technology
    • V60
    • V70
  • Volvo S60 R-Design DRIVe

    INSIDE VOLVO UK ANNOUNCES WINNER OF LARGEST EVER SINGLE GIVEAWAY ON FACEBOOK IN THE UK

    Inside Volvo UK - Volvo Car UK's Facebook page - has announced the winner of its 'Greatest Drive' competition, the UK's largest ever single giveaway on the social networking site.
    05/08/2011
    • Awards
    • S60
    • Special Interests
  • UK's Largest Single Giveaway on Facebook - Volvo S60 R-Design

    THE UK'S LARGEST EVER SINGLE GIVEAWAY ON FACEBOOK

    Volvo Car UK has launched a competition on its Inside Volvo UK Facebook site to find Europe's greatest drive, as voted for by its fans. The person who wins the competition will win the UK's largest ever single giveaway on Facebook - a brand new Volvo S60 R-Design.
    14/06/2011
    • S60
  • Impressive finish in “One Tonne Life”: The Lindell family get down to 1.5 tonnes of carbon dioxide per person per year

    Sweden’s Environmental Affairs Minister Andreas Carlgren will today officially close the “One Tonne Life” project in Hässelby just outside Stockholm. Over a period of six months, the Lindell family have lived climate-smart with their sights firmly set on reducing their emissions from the normal 7.3 tonnes of carbon dioxide per year to the minimal figure of just one tonne. Following an impressive final sprint, the Lindells finished at 1.5 tonnes. This means the family have succeeded in cutting their emissions by almost 80 percent compared with their start back in January.
    13/06/2011
    • Environment
  • Mobile Application

    Volvo Car Corporation introduces a mobile application that brings the car into your smart phone

    From now on, there is no need to leave your Volvo behind when you park it. The latest connectivity news from Volvo Car Corporation is a mobile application that makes sure that the driver can stay in touch with the parked car via an iPhone or Android smart phone. This means that Volvo Cars introduces the most comprehensive and broadly available application in Europe when it comes to controlling and monitoring the car from anywhere at anytime.
    07/06/2011
    • Safety
    • Technology
  • Volvo Car Corporation, Flywheel KERS, component details, with explaining texts.

    Volvo Car Corporation tests flywheel technology - cuts fuel consumption with up to 20 percent

    A light, cost-efficient and very eco-efficient solution that makes a four-cylinder engine feel like a six-cylinder, at the same time as reducing fuel consumption by up to 20 percent. This autumn, Volvo Car Corporation will be one of the world's first car makers to test the potential of flywheel technology on public roads. The company has received a grant of 6.57 million Swedish kronor from the Swedish Energy Agency for developing next-generation technology for kinetic recovery of braking energy in a joint project together with Volvo Powertrain and SKF.
    26/05/2011
    • Environment
    • Technology
  • The Volvo V60 - EuroNCAP Five-Stars Awarded

    FIVE-STAR CRASH TEST RATING FOR VOLVO V60

    EuroNCAP has awarded the Volvo V60 an overall five-star crash test rating, together with a maximum 100% score for Safety Assist.
    25/05/2011
    • Awards
    • S60
    • Safety
    • Technology
    • V60
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