Stories & Inspiration
We've gathered together our favorite articles, interviews and films from the world of Volvo. Enjoy!
Driving the feeling
Whatever the journey, whatever the conditions, and whatever your mood, the Volvo V60 will inspire and delight, explains chassis expert Kenneth Ekström.
Designer’s notebook: how I designed the XC40
The story behind the XC40’s bold, youthful exterior design, as told by its lead designer
In the driving seat
Volvo Cars senior vice president of design, Robin Page, reveals how minimalist Scandinavian design and Swedish craftsmanship combine in the new S60. The result, he says, is a luxurious interior that’s been designed to put an emphasis on driving.
Connectivity In Berlin
After travelling the world for 12 years, Cologne-born entrepreneur Gundula Cöllen decided it was time to return to Germany and reconnect with her homeland. And when it came to choosing a city in which to settle down in and start up a new business, she only had one place in mind – Berlin.
Designed for life
In the all-new Volvo V60, modern Scandinavian design and a focus on innovation help you make the most of every moment. T. Jon Mayer -- lead designer of the Volvo V60 -- invites you inside the modern, elegant V60.
Cars and Accessories
More than meets the eye
We take a look at the exclusive exterior styling elements designed for the new Volvo S90 and V90, and meet the designers who created them. But there’s a lot more to exterior styling than meets the eye. Not only do they improve a car’s look, they can also improve its performance.
Working at Volvo
Driven to create
The creators of the Volvo XC40 discuss how innovation and creativity are central to Volvo Cars, and to its new compact SUV
For the last hundred years, we’ve had a simple view of cars – we drive them, they don’t drive us. But with autonomous drive technology, this is about to change.
Space to create
A story about how good design makes the most of the available space in the city,highlighting the inventive storage solutions in the V316
Crafted by Sweden
Every new Volvo is a product of Sweden – a place with a unique society and sense of style. Maximilian Missoni, Vice President Exterior Design, and Tisha Johnson, Senior Interior Designer, talk about how the calm confidence and the focus on natural light and materials in the Volvo S90 and V90 exemplify Swedish life and modern Scandinavian design.