Safety-minded Volvo takes some chancesMay 23, 2018
Volvo hopes so as it takes bold steps to re-establish itself as more than a niche brand for staid college professors and safety-obsessed parents.
Volvo to dump diesel from next S60 sedanMay 16, 2018
Volvo will not offer a diesel in its new S60 sedan, which will debut this spring and will be built at the automaker's new U.S. plant. The move comes as Volvo accelerates its shift toward electrified powertrains and away from diesels, which accounted for nearly 80 percent of its sales in Europe last year.
Why Volvo CEO says now is the time for the brand 'to perform and grow'May 18, 2018
Volvo CEO Hakan Samuelsson expects the Swedish brand to capitalize on what he calls the strongest product lineup in the company's history.
Geely hires advisers for possible Volvo stock offering, report saysMay 10, 2018
Volvo Cars owner Zhejiang Geely has selected Citigroup, Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley to advise on an initial public stock offering for the Swedish carmaker this year, Bloomberg reported.
Volvo offers incentives to Costco membersMay 7, 2018
Volvo Car USA has unveiled special incentives in partnership with the Costco Auto Program that mirror ones it offered last summer.
Ingenlath to speak at Europe congressMay 7, 2018
Thomas Ingenlath, CEO of Polestar, Volvo's spinoff performance electrification brand, will be among the speakers at the Automotive News Europe Congress in Turin, Italy, on June 6.
Volvo Q1 profit rises nearly 4% on China, U.S. demandApril 27, 2018
Volvo reported a rise in quarterly operating earnings as growing sales in China and a recovery in the United States offset increased development and marketing costs.
GM, Volvo team with Amazon to deliver packages to customers' carsApril 24, 2018
General Motors and Volvo have partnered with Amazon to offer customers in-vehicle delivery of packages in the United States.
Daimler may buy tiny stake in Volvo, report saysApril 19, 2018
Daimler is open to supplying Volvo with engines and could even take a small stake in the Swedish automaker, a German business magazine reported, raising the possibility of increased ties between Mercedes and Volvo's Chinese owner, Geely.
Volvo plans to focus on used sales, serviceApril 2, 2018
Volvo aims to help its U.S. dealerships become more profitable in 2018 in part by focusing on improving the used-vehicle and service businesses.
Volvo chairman calls for caution in self-driving tech after fatal collisionMarch 28, 2018
Volvo Cars Chairman Li Shufu says that the autonomous driving industry should move forward prudently in the wake of a deadly accident in the United States this month.
Uber disabled Volvo vehicle's safety system before self-driving fatalityMarch 27, 2018
Uber disabled the standard collision avoidance technology in the Volvo XC90 that struck and killed a woman last week during self-driving tests, according to supplier Aptiv.