Volvo

No hassle, no negotiation: How Care by Volvo could change car buying forever

Why it matters to you<p>Care by Volvo could fundamentally change the way people buy and own cars<p>The Volvo XC40 is a monumentally important vehicle in …

Autos

Volvo launches ‘Care by Volvo’ leasing service

Forget the idea of a traditional car leasing plan – at least as far as Volvo is concerned, with the Swedish company launching a clever new 24-month …

Autos (Australia)

You can now buy a Volvo like an iPhone

Volvo wants to make it as easy to get into a sensible Swedish sedan as Apple has made it to buy an iPhone. Right now, you can apply online (or in-store), let Apple run a quick credit check, and walk out with an iPhone on an installment plan in a matter of minutes. It was a smart way for Apple to …

Technology

Volvo's XC40 flat-rate pricing is about $850 in the U.K.

When Volvo revealed the XC40, it also announced the introduction of a unique payment plan called Care by Volvo. Instead of messing with haggling and financing, it will let you lease a new XC40 with one simple flat-rate each month that's the same nationwide. Volvo didn't put a price tag on that for …

Autos

Volvo just launched a new compact SUV to take on Audi's Q3

Volvo Cars showed off its first compact SUV on Thursday with the launch of its new XC40 model, the latest in a sweeping overhaul of the carmaker's line-up under Chinese ownership.<p>Volvo will seek to emulate the success of its XC90 and best-selling XC60 SUVs, which have put it on course for a fourth …

Electric Vehicles

Volvo’s Incredibly Stylish 2019 XC40 SUV Is Also Incredibly Easy to Own

Volvo is on a tear as of late when it comes to good-looking vehicles — just look at the 2019 XC40. Everything from the new XC90 SUV to the …

Shopping

Volvo wants you to treat your car just like your smartphone

Volvo is hoping that drivers will be ready to upgrade their cars just like they do their phones: on an annual schedule.<p>The Swedish automaker will now …

Technology

Volvo's smallest SUV takes safety to the 21st century

Volvo's SUV trilogy began with the very impressive XC90 in 2015, followed by this year's sequel, the XC60. As the grand finale, Volvo just unveiled the 2019 XC40, the smallest of the lot, yet equal to its siblings on safety technology.<p>The XC40 looks about on par with a Range Rover Evoque or the …

Trucks

Volvo enters the compact crossover fray

The forthcoming XC40 will land right in the thick of a competitive market when it arrives in Canada in 2018<p>While the Frankfurt Motor Show took place just a week ago, Volvo elected to save the debut of its latest offering for a different city with a different vibe.<p>Here in Milan, it's Fashion Week, …

Frankfurt Motor Show

Volvo gives birth to baby SUV

September 21, 2017 Comments (0) Views: 78 Motoring<p>LIKE a proud set of parents, Volvo Cars has today watched its new small premium SUV come into the …

Transportation

Chunky little XC40 rounds out Volvo SUV stable

The diminutive XC40 is still built around the same ideals as the rest of the Volvo range. That means it's fully loaded with active and passive safety …

Trucks

Volvo Cars electrification strategy recognised by United Nations

Volvo Cars has been recognised by the United Nations for its ground-breaking electrification strategy in the latest report from the UN’s Global …

Transportation

Care by Volvo is the automotive equivalent to the Apple Upgrade Program

Many automakers have been looking into new ways to go about car ownership with companies looking into things like car sharing or subscription-based …

Transportation

2018 Volvo XC40 First Look

Changing perceptions<p>At first glance the 2018 Volvo XC40, which arrives in the U.S. in May next year, bucks the conventional wisdom about how a modern Volvo should look. There’s no studied elegance to the exterior surfaces, no calming Swedish zen to the interior ambience. Instead, there’s a …

Trucks

Volvo Thinks Car Ownership Should Be Like Phone Ownership

Volvo has a new XC40 SUV that comes packed with high-tech features. However, one of the most interesting aspects of the compact vehicle, which …

Transportation

Volvo launches 12-month trade-in plan with XC40 crossover

<i>By Reese Counts</i><p>After months of teasers and leaked images, Volvo finally pulled back the curtain on its latest crossover, the all-new XC40. The stylish new crossover packs in everything you would expect from a modern Volvo. The model will pack a whole host of active and passive safety equipment …

Autos

Volvo Enters Crowded Compact SUV Race With Hassle-Free XC40

Volvo Cars, unveiling its first compact sport utility vehicle, is moving beyond eye-catching design and dashboard gadgetry by offering to eliminate …

Compact SUV

Volvo Unveils the XC40, Its Smallest SUV Ever

With a starting price of $35,000, the luxury SUV is as affordable as it is beautiful<p>Photographs by<p>When the Volvo XC40 rolls onto American roadways in 2018, no one will accuse the Swedish car company of being late to the game in the small luxury SUV segment. We're glad Volvo took the time to make …

Trucks

See Volvo's new XC40 in motion

Volvo's new crossover, the XC40, was unveiled in Milan, Italy. The Swedish automaker will pack the XC40 with a cluster of safety equipment.

Autos

Volvo confirms U.S. push

• Volvo (OTCPK:GELYF) CEO Hakan Samuelsson confirms a plan by the company to double its capacity in the U.S. as part of a target to hit 800K in unit …

Stock Markets

Volvo Cars Doubles U.S. Plant Investment to $1 Billion

Volvo Cars is so eager for growth, it’s planning to expand its first U.S. factory -- and it hasn’t even finished building it yet.<p>The Chinese-owned …

United States

Volvo Overseas Delivery

Brought to you by the G&G Creative Studios<p><i>G&G</i> partners with Volvo to document a once in a lifetime trip as mother and daughter travel overseas to pick up their new car. From exploring Swedish landscape and culture, to experiencing the Icehotel and even driving on a frozen lake, this European voyage …

Travel

Udacity adds course on flying cars and ramps up self-driving program

Flying cars seem like Jetsons sci-fi. But soon people can take classes on how to build them.<p>Udacity, a Mountain View online educational company focused on programming and robotics, will offer a course early next year covering basics of autonomous flight, with hands-on projects such as flight …

Silicon Valley

Volvo Hungary leaks 2018 X40 SUV teaser in full

The 2018 Volvo XC40 SUV was supposed to get fully unveiled on September 21. A teaser trailer has surfaced that wasn’t supposed to fully reveal the …

Transportation

Volvo Cars plans U.S. plant expansion, doubling investment: source

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Volvo Cars is doubling investment in its first U.S. plant under construction to add a second production line at a total cost of …

Stock Markets

Volvo XC60 T8 plug-in hybrid: is 400bhp and 134.5mpg too good to be true?

Volvo is not one to shy away from placing ambitious deadlines on highly visible targets. This is the brand, after all, with the stated aim of not having a single person killed or seriously injured in one of its cars by 2020.<p>Then, as if its engineers were not already frantic enough, in July this …

Electric Vehicles

Please Note: Electrified Cars And Electric Cars Are Different

The automotive world is full of buzzwords. After all, this is the industry where every car is “dynamic” and full of “dynamism.” Although the word is …

Electric Vehicles

Zlatan Ibrahimovic sends message to Premier League defenders as he teases Man Utd return

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has warned Premier League defenders they better be ready to face him when he returns from injury, with the Manchester United …

Soccer

Driven: Volvo XC90 T8 AWD Inscription

<i>Image: Wheels24 / Niyaaz Isaacs</i><p>Related Links<p>Niyaaz Isaacs<p>Cape Town - Niyaaz Isaacs is a petrolhead who loves making videos about robot-to-robot drag …

Trucks

Volvo acquires car valet startup Luxe to boost its digital services business

After a pivot and months of speculation about the future of car valet and concierge startup Luxe, the company has finally found a home. Today, automaker Volvo Cars announced that it is acquiring the startup’s platform, technology, key staff and other assets for an undisclosed sum, which it will use …

Startups