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Volvo to take seriously BMW X4 and Audi 8
Volvo to take seriously BMW X4 and Audi 8

The fashion for crossovers with a falling roofline, the so-called “coupe-like” ones, came from the German SUV BMW X6, released back in 2008. Moreover, for many years, such an interpretation of the classic crossover did not enjoy much interest from automakers. Everything has changed in the last few years when Audi, Infiniti, Mercedes-Benz, Volkswagen and… More

Volvo P1800 Cyan Racing 424bhp/tonne Restomod vs original RETROspective
Volvo P1800 Cyan Racing 424bhp/tonne Restomod vs original RETROspective

The Volvo P1800 isn’t your everyday classic sportscar. Which means the 420hp, 990kg Cyan Racing P1800 isn’t your everyday restomod. A faster, modernised version of Volvo’s stunning coupe, this is a cool Swedish alternative to the Eagles and Singer 911s of the world. If your snacks-of-choice for a roadtrip are liquorice and Turkish delight, all… More

Another Chinese Volvo XC90
Another Chinese Volvo XC90

Geely’s Chinese subsidiary, Lynk & Co, has unveiled a large crossover 09. The novelty is based on the modular architecture of the SPA, the “senior” Volvo platform, which is the basis of the XC90. Lynk & Co 09 is expected to be equipped with a turbocharged Volvo Drive-E and will focus on moderate and plug-in… More

Volvo: record sales for 10th month in a row
Volvo: record sales for 10th month in a row

While the pandemic is causing countless losses, layoffs, and even bankruptcy, automaker Volvo has just posted sales growth for the 10th straight month. That said, global sales are up 97% since April last year. The growth in sales comes despite the prevailing shortage of semiconductors plaguing automakers around the world. The growth in sales is… More

Daimler and Volvo plan to produce hydrogen fuel cell trucks in 2025
Daimler and Volvo plan to produce hydrogen fuel cell trucks in 2025

The Daimler Truck Division and Volvo said Thursday they will begin producing hydrogen fuel cells in Europe in 2025 through a joint venture, and called on EU authorities to help make the zero-emission technology commercially viable. German and Swedish large truck makers formed their joint venture Cellcentric in March. They said they would provide more… More

Ford and Volvo produce the safest electric cars?
Ford and Volvo produce the safest electric cars?

The IIHS has released test data from Ford and Volvo electric vehicles, calling them generally safe. EVs may one day be as ubiquitous as regular gasoline-powered cars, as automakers have a wide range of EVs, and according to recent research, they will be just as safe or even safer. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety… More

Volvo intends to become a closed-loop manufacturer
Volvo intends to become a closed-loop manufacturer

The Volvo concern plans to become a closed-cycle manufacturer by 2040, which will save $ 118 million and 2.5 million tons of carbon dioxide emissions by 2025. The plan is based on a massive overhaul. Bend organizes production runs to recycle heavily emitting materials such as steel and aluminum. The brand will refurbish, repair parts… More

At last! Geely Xingyue L: Chinese Volvo unveiled officially
At last! Geely Xingyue L: Chinese Volvo unveiled officially

In China, the Geely Xingyue L crossover was presented – a new flagship in the Chinese brand’s SUV line, which set a new level of luxury and technological equipment. The model was created with the participation of specialists from Volvo. Geely Xingyue L has a factory index KX11, and, perhaps, it will become its own… More

Nvidia to help Volvo develop autopilot
Nvidia to help Volvo develop autopilot

Volvo and Nvidia have partnered since 2016. But now the Swedish manufacturer, following Mercedes and Hyundai-KIA, announced an expansion of the partnership to get a system on the Nvidia Drive AGX Orin chip. Its performance of 254 TOPS (Trillions of Operations Per Second) is required for the AI ​​and Highway Pilot in the upcoming SPA2… More

Polestar 2 will become cheaper
Polestar 2 will become cheaper

Swedish electric car Polestar 2 will now be available in a version with one engine – this version of the model will reduce the cost of an electric car. The power of one electric motor for the single-engine versions of Polestar 2 has been increased to 231 hp. Polestar 2 Launch Edition is now on… More