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  • Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12, route map and time schedule

    Volvo Ocean Race Unveils Youth Programme

    Alicante, Spain - 19 January 2011 - The Volvo Ocean Race is proud to announce its new youth sailing initiative, the Volvo Ocean Race Academy. This Academy marks the continuation of the Volvo Ocean Race's commitment to youth sailing worldwide. The project contains three activities to involve the children of each of the host ports.
    19/01/2011
    • Environment
    • Special Interests
    • Sponsorship
  • Volvo and Polestar sign James Thompson

    Volvo and Polestar sign James Thompson

    - Multiple British and European champion receives a key roleVolvo Cars and its official motorsport partner Polestar Racing have signed two-time British and European driver champion James Thompson from 2011.
    18/01/2011
    • Events
    • Events/Activities
    • Special Interests
    • Sponsorship
  • First Road train SARTRE

    First demonstration of SARTRE vehicle platooning

    Platooning may be the new way of travelling on motorways in as little as ten years time – and the EU-financed SARTRE project has carried out the first successful demonstration of its technology at the Volvo Proving Ground close to Gothenburg, Sweden.
    17/01/2011
    • Concepts
    • Environment
    • Safety
    • Technology
  • What Car? Safety Award 2011

    VOLVO WINS THE SAFETY AWARD AT THE WHAT CAR? AWARDS 2011

    Volvo's ground breaking new safety technology, Pedestrian Detection with Full Auto Brake has won the Safety Award at the 2011 What Car? Car of the Year Awards, held at the Grosvenor House in Park Lane on Thursday 13th January 2011.
    14/01/2011
    • Awards
    • S60
    • Safety
    • V60
    • XC60
  • Volvo C30 Electric

    Detroit Auto Show 2011: Crash-tested C30 Electric on display - Volvo first to show the world how a safe electric car looks after a collision

    At the Detroit Auto Show 2011 Volvo Cars is spotlighting the important issue of electric car safety in an unusual, but distinctive way. On the company's stand there is a Volvo C30 Electric that has undergone a frontal collision test at 40 mph (64 km/h). "Our tests show it is vital to separate the batteries from the electric car's crumple zones to make it as safe as a conventional car. In Detroit we are the first car maker to show the world what a truly safe electric car looks like after a collision with high-speed impact," says Volvo Cars' President and CEO Stefan Jacoby.
    10/01/2011
    • C30
    • Environment
    • Safety
  • Volvo Logotype Iron Symbol 2006

    Volvo shows electric car safety leadership at the auto show in Detroit

    By displaying a crashed Volvo C30 Electric in its stand at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Volvo Car Corporation will take a unique, very visual approach to future safety."We are the first car maker in the world to show what a truly safe electric car looks like after a crash", says Stefan Jacoby, President & CEO of Volvo Cars.
    09/01/2011
    • C30
    • Motor Shows
    • Safety
    • Technology
  • Volvo Logotype Iron Symbol 2006

    VOLVO CAR CORPORATION 2010

    • New owner: Zhejiang Geely Group Holding Co. Ltd • All-new Volvo S60 and V60 unveiled • Global sales totalled 373,525 cars, an increase of 11.6 percent over 2009 • Stefan Jacoby appointed President and CEO • New board of directors named • New five-cylinder two-litre diesel engine
    07/01/2011
    • Corporate
    • Environment
    • Manufacturing
    • Quality
    • Safety
    • Sales Volumes
  • LOW-EMISSION VOLVO DRIVe MODELS HELP COMPANY CAR DRIVERS AVOID FORTHCOMING TAX RISES

    Company car drivers choosing a new vehicle in the coming months need to consider planned tax rule changes if they are to avoid being left out of pocket, says James Shires, National Corporate Sales Operations Manager at Volvo Car UK.
    16/12/2010
    • C30
    • Fleets
    • S40
    • V50
  • VOLVO CAR UK BRAVES THE WINTER WITH RECORD XC90 SALES, WINTER TYRES AND FREE SAFETY INSPECTION

    The Volvo XC90 looks set for a potential record breaking sales year in its eighth year of production. With sales currently standing at 6,686 units to the end of November, 2010 is turning out to be another strong year for the large SUV as it bucks the trend and outsells its BMW, Audi, Mercedes Benz, VW and Lexus competitors.
    08/12/2010
    • Safety
    • Sales Volumes
    • XC90
  • Volvo C30 R-Design

    UNIQUE FLEET DRIVER TRAINING SCHEME FROM VOLVO AND ULTIMATE CAR CONTROL

    Volvo Car UK's fleet division has teamed up with Ultimate Car Control to offer a unique training programme for company car drivers.
    01/12/2010
    • Corporate
    • Fleets
    • Safety
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