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Volvo has been named Manufacturer of the Year in the 2021 AM Awards from Automotive Management, reaffirming the strength of the companys vision and success during the past 12 months. Presented by AM, a leading source of news and insight for industry ....

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Volvo Cars' new Recharge plug-in hybrid powertrain outperforms average daily mileage on a single chargeVolvo Cars has introduced a new, improved Recharge plug-in hybrid powertrain on its 90 and 60 series models, significantly extending electric range while lowering CO2 emissions, increasing performance and improving driveability. Volvo Cars new and ....

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Volvo Cars reports sales of 45,786 cars in August, sees weaker second half 2021Volvo Cars reported global sales of 45,786 cars in August, down 10.6 percent compared with the same period last year. Overall underlying demand in the car industry and for Volvo Cars products remained very robust. Since mid-July, supplier shut-downs ....

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Volvo Car USA provides XC40 Recharge to the New York City Fire Department to advance post-collision safety training on battery electric vehicles With a history in safety leadership, Volvo Car USA donated a fully electric XC40 Recharge vehicle to the FDNY yesterday to help further the cause of post-accident safety involving battery electric vehicles (BEV). After an accident, one of the ....

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Volvo Car USA July sales mark 14 consecutive months of growth Volvo Car USA posted a July sales result of 11,575 cars sold, up 19.4 percent over 2020, representing 14 consecutive months of year-over-year growth and 13 consecutive months of double-digit growth for the brand. Year-to-date sales are up 42.3 percent, ....

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Volvo Car USA offers runners from coast to coast the chance to win their dream carVolvo Car USA has announced the return of the Run for Volvo Cars Sweepstakes for 2021, a unique opportunity for passionate runners to win the Volvo car of their dreams. This year, registered runners for both the TCS New York City Marathon and The ....

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Volvo Cars reports record six-month performance in H1 2021 Volvo Cars today reported the best half-year results in terms of sales and operating profit in its 94-year history amid increasing demand for its cars across all regions. The half-year financial report, which can be found here, showed the company ....

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Volvo's Recharge Plug-in Hybrid SUVs take double honours in What Car? Electric Car Awards Volvo SUVs have achieved dual success in the What Car Electric Car Awards 2021, announced today. The XC40 Recharge Plug-in Hybrid T4 has added the title of Best Hybrid Small SUV to its impressive honours list, while the seven-seat XC90 Recharge ....

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Volvo Cars to take full ownership of its Chinese manufacturing and sales operationsVolvo Cars has signed an agreement with its parent Geely Holding to acquire Geely Holdings stake in the companies joint ventures in China, with the aim of taking full ownership of its car manufacturing plants and sales operations in the country. The ....

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Volvo C40 Recharge Enters U.S. Well Equipped at $58,750 Before Tax Credit; Expanded Fast Charging Now Available The Volvo C40 Recharge pure electric will start at an MSRP of %2458,750 in the United States before tax credits. This newest addition to the Volvo electric line-up has all the benefits of an SUV but with a lower and sleeker design. It is the first ....

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Electrify America and Volvo Announce Agreement to Provide All-Electric Volvo XC40 Recharge Drivers with 250 kilowatt-hours of Complimentary Nationwide Fast Charging Electrify America today announced an agreement with Volvo to provide drivers of the all-electric XC40 Recharge and upcoming C40 Recharge with 250 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of complimentary charging on the nations largest open ultra-fast DC charging ....

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Volvo Cars and Bogi Lateiner partner to encourage more women to join the auto industry with a custom-built, 415hp plug-in hybrid Volvo PV544 Volvo Cars and celebrity custom car builder Bogi Lateiner have partnered to call attention to the need for more women in the auto industry with a custom, plug-in hybrid car project that merges 1960s style with modern technology, power and efficiency. Lateiner ....

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Volvo Cars and Geely Holding create Aurobay for joint powertrain operationsVolvo Cars and its parent company Geely Holding have agreed to create a joint venture under the name Aurobay for its powertrain operations, as the companies proceed with their earlier announced plans to merge these into a new, stand-alone business. The ....

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Zenseact receives ECARX strategic investment, companies plan autonomous driving technology collaboration in ChinaVolvo Cars today announced its autonomous driving (AD) software development subsidiary Zenseact has received a strategic investment by ECARX, the privately-owned Chinese provider of cutting-edge connected car technology. ECARX will take a 15 per cent ....

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Volvo Car USA June sales mark 13 consecutive months of growth Volvo Car USA posted a June sales result of 12,258 cars sold, up 18 percent over 2020, representing 13 consecutive months of year-over-year growth and 12 consecutive months of double-digit growth for Volvo Car USA. Year-to-date the brands sales are ....

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