228 news articles matched

Tag: Autos Volvo
People power persuades Volvo to bring estates back from the ...
03 July 2024
LONDON: Fans of the big-booted Volvo V60 and V90 estate cars in Britain are rejoicing after their campaign to bring back the load-luggers persuaded the Swedish brand to change its ...
Volvo shifting EV production to Belgium to avoid China tarif...
10 June 2024
LONDON: Volvo Cars has started to shift production of Chinese-made electric vehicles to Belgium in the expectation that the European Union will drive ahead with a crackdown on Beij...
Volvo starts production of electric EX90 SUV at US plant
06 June 2024
GOTHENBURG: Volvo has begun production of the EX90 this week at its US plant outside Charleston, South Carolina. First customer deliveries of its new electric flagship SUV are s...
Volvo to issue world's first EV battery passport ahead of EU...
04 June 2024
LONDON: Volvo Cars is launching the world's first EV battery passport recording the origins of raw materials, components, recycled content and carbon footprint for its flagship EX9...
Volvo Buses Malaysia and Gemilang International launch first...
22 May 2024
SHAH ALAM: Volvo Buses and local bus and coach bodywork builder Gemilang International Ltd has jointly launched the all-new, flagship Volvo BZL-GML Eco Range electric bus. The s...
Volvo Car Malaysia offers special deals
15 April 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Volvo Car Malaysia will host the Volvo Birthday Sale to celebrate the marque's 97th anniversary this month, offering the grand birthday prize of a trip to Sweden for ...
Volvo Cars uses biogas to achieve its first climate-neutral ...
14 April 2024
GOTHENBURG: Volvo Cars' Taizhou plant has switched to biogas, making it its first plant in China to achieve climate-neutral status. The plant’s switch from natural gas will result ...
Volvo Car just made its last-ever diesel vehicle
28 March 2024
STOCKHOLM: Volvo Car AB produced its last car with a diesel engine this week, ending an era for the manufacturer that plans to only make electric vehicles by 2030. The XC90 spor...
Volvo: Safety first and always
14 March 2024
VOLVO Cars Malaysia’s recent Safety Driving Experience gave fresh perspective to participants on the safety features packed in the cars from the Scandinavian brand. Held at the ...
Volvo invests in, taps Breathe Battery tech for 30% faster E...
12 March 2024
LONDON: Volvo Cars has invested in UK startup Breathe Battery Technologies and will use its battery software to cut charging time for its next generation of electric vehicles by 30...
Volvo’s connected safety tech can now alert drivers of accid...
02 March 2024
GOTHENBURG: Volvo Cars has launched a groundbreaking connected safety feature, the Accident Ahead Alert, available in compatible models in Europe, starting with Denmark. This in...
2024 Volvo C40 Recharge updated with longer range and faster...
28 February 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Volvo Car Malaysia's C40 Recharge electric vehicle (EV) has been updated for model year 2024 with up to 550km in driving range, faster DC charging and pixel headlight...
Volvo Cars to dilute stake in EV maker Polestar
23 February 2024
GOTHENBURG: Volvo Cars said today it plans to distribute 62.7% of its stake worth 9.5 billion crowns (RM4.4bil) in Swedish electric vehicle manufacturer Polestar Automotive Holding...
Volvo Cars decides to streamline model names, announces upgr...
21 February 2024
GOTHENBURG: Volvo Cars is changing the way it names its electric cars. Its popular XC40 Recharge and C40 Recharge models will now be known as the EX40 and EC40 respectively, ali...
Join Volvo Car Malaysia's Safety Driving Experience, limited...
07 February 2024
STARPICKS PETALING JAYA: Volvo Cars marked its 97th birthday in 2024, and over the decades, the Swedish luxury marque has been synonymous with safety innovations. Volvo Cars is...
Volvo Cars to stop funding Polestar, may hand stake to Geely
01 February 2024
STOCKHOLM: Volvo Cars said today it would stop funding Polestar Automotive Holding and was handing responsibility for the struggling luxury car brand over to Volvo's top shareholde...
Volvo Malaysia awaits details on luxury tax, hopes EV adopti...
15 January 2024
Frump with the XC60. KUALA LUMPUR: Volvo Malaysia hopes that the soon-to-be-implemented High-Value Goods Tax (HVGT) will be given careful consideration to ensure that the luxury t...
Volvo Car Malaysia wraps up 2023 with 37% higher BEV sales
09 January 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Volvo Car Malaysia ended the 2023 calendar year with a higher sales mix of its fully electric (BEV) segment, making up 18% of total retail sales and representing an i...
Volvo Cars posts record annual sales but shares still dip
05 January 2024
HELSINKI: Volvo Cars sold a record number of vehicles in 2023, it said on Friday, boosted by electric car demand and stabilising supply chains, but its growth rate eased towards th...
Volvo Cars declares last diesel car will be made in early 20...
19 December 2023
GOTHENBURG, Sweden: Volvo Cars has announced the end of production of all diesel-powered models by early 2024 at Climate Week New York City. In a few months from now, the last d...