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  • Volvo S60 app - on the screen on an iPhone and an iPad

    Volvo Cars launches S60 app

    Volvo Cars is launching an app for the iPhone and iPad containing plenty of inspiration and information about the new Volvo S60. For instance, the user can style a Volvo S60, watch videos, read news, find a Volvo dealer and order a test drive.
    08/02/2011
    • S60
    • Technology
  • All-new Volvo V60

    The Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid - another world-first from Volvo Car Corporation

    At the 2011 Geneva Motor Show, Volvo Cars will be unveiling the V60 Plug-in Hybrid - a virtually production-ready car with carbon dioxide emissions below 50 g/km, which translates into fuel consumption of 149 miles per gallon. In 2012 Volvo Cars will be the first manufacturer on the market with this new breed of hybrid - which is the result of close cooperation with the Swedish energy supplier Vattenfall.
    27/01/2011
    • Corporate
    • Environment
    • V60
  • Volvo ICE CAMP interior, red Volvo S60

    Volvo Car Europe and Snowbombing announce 2011 pan-European event partnership: ‘Volvo Snowbombing 2011'

    Volvo Car Europe and Snowbombing have announced the 2011 pan-European event partnership: ‘Volvo Snowbombing 2011', a week-long international festival in April with music, snow sports, and unparalleled fun.Featuring: Prodigy, Fatboy Slim, Pendulum (live), Magnetic Man, Professor Green a lot of bands, DJs, Plus Comedy and much more. There will also be a Volvo Ice Camp Party and a Volvo Road Trip.
    26/01/2011
    • Events/Activities
    • Special Interests
    • Sponsorship
  • 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
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