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  • 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
  • Power Kiting and stand-up paddle-board sessions offered to Festival No. 6 visitors

    A festival like no other, supported by Volvo Car UK

    Volvo Car UK announces a new partnership with Festival No. 6, held between the 13th and the 15th September 2013. In addition to an exciting line-up of bands and artists such as The Manic Street Preaches and My Bloody Valentine, Volvo will be offering visitors the chance to take part in free Power Kiting and stand-up paddle-board sessions. It is open to individuals, couples, families and groups and will be held on the beach within Portmeirion. Each session will see groups take part in a one hour lesson on how to fly and control a power kite, like those used by kitesurfers. Volvo will also be providing a number of cars to help complement the Ride and Drive Service, allowing attendees to arrive in style at the festival, and support the production team with cars for artists travel.
    21/08/2013
    • Sponsorship
  • Pedestrian and Cyclist Detection with full auto brake

    VOLVO PEDALS TO SUCCESS IN TECHIES AWARDS WITH REVOLUTIONARY CYCLIST DETECTION SYSTEM

    Volvo Car UK has earned industry recognition for their revolutionary Cyclist Detection system after winning the Best Car Safety System award at the 2013 BusinessCar Fleet Technology awards - the Techies.
    20/08/2013
    • Awards
    • S60
    • S80
    • V40
    • V40 Cross Country
    • V60
    • V60 Plug-In Hybrid
    • V70
    • XC60
    • XC70
  • Volvo V60 D6 AWD, Plug-in Diesel Hybrid

    VOLVO CAR UK PARTNERS WITH BRITISH GAS, AS UK DELIVERIES OF THE FIRST V60 PLUG-IN DIESEL HYBRIDS COMMENCE

    As deliveries of the world's first plug-in diesel hybrid, the Volvo V60 D6 AWD, start in the UK, Volvo is pleased to announce a new partnership with British Gas to help ensure customers' properties are ready to charge their new vehicle.
    15/08/2013
    • V60 Plug-In Hybrid
  • City Safety

    VOLVO INSURANCE PREMIUMS SET TO FALL ON MODELS FITTED WITH CITY SAFETY

    Volvo's City Safety Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB) system, fitted as standard on all new Volvo models**, could see drivers' insurance premiums cut by over £100.
    24/07/2013
    • Fleets
    • Quality
    • S60
    • S80
    • Safety
    • Technology
    • V40
    • V40 Cross Country
    • V60
    • V60 Plug-In Hybrid
    • V70
    • XC60
    • XC70
  • Volvo V60

    One million cars with pioneering auto brake technology sold : Volvo Car Group reaches landmark safety milestone

    Today, the sales of Volvo cars equipped with systems for automatic braking passed the one million mark - another milestone that confirms Volvo Car Group's world-leading position within automotive safety.
    09/07/2013
    • Safety
    • Technology
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