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Tuesday, 18 June 2019

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17 June
This is the Autonomous Volvo XC90 which, one day, won’t need a ‘Mission Specialist’

Volvo has revealed the first XC90 heading for Uber to be used as a fully autonomous taxi, although it doesn’t feature Volvo’s own autonomous driving systems. Eighteen months ago, Volvo revealed it had signed a deal with Uber to deliver ‘tens of...

Cars UK

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15 June
Alternative saloon showdown: New Volvo S60 takes on Alfa, Peugeot and Kia

When you want something more audacious than an Audi and more B-road friendly than a Beemer, where do you turn? The Volvo S60 joins the growing ranks of family-friendly four and five-door models that buck the class norms, but does it come out on...

Autocar

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14 June
How to Spec the Volvo V60 Wagon: Everything You Need, Nothing You Don’t

It’s no secret to anyone that knows me that I’m a wagon nut. Our main family vehicle—my wife’s daily driver—is a 2018 BMW 330i xDrive wagon. It’s our fifth wagon in a row, with a 2016 Volvo V60 T5 Drive-E preceding the 3 Series. So, when Volvo...

Automobile Magazine

14 June
Volvo and Uber claim world’s first fully autonomous production car

VOLVO has brought the world one step closer to fully driverless vehicles on public roads with new tech developed in collaboration with ride-hailing firm Uber. The Swedish car maker says the Volvo XC90 SUV you see here is the world’s first fully...

Sunday Times Driving

14 June
Shed of the Week | Volvo V70

Shed thinks the capacious V70 can save lives come October - and he's found a brace of them to prove it

PistonHeads

13 June
2019 Volvo XC40: 6 Things We Like and 3 Things We Don’t

The new-for-2019 Volvo XC40 isn’t just a miniaturized version of its stablemates, the XC60 and XC90. This fun-to-drive luxury subcompact SUV brings to the crowded class its own unique flair, distinctive design and plenty else to boast...

cars.com

13 June
Volvo S60 R | Spotted

Because pale metallic green with orange leather never looked so good

PistonHeads

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12 June
Volvo and Uber unveil autonomous production XC90

Volvo’s ‘self-driving’ XC90 is ready for deployment in Uber’s future driverless ride-sharing service Volvo has presented the fruits of its ongoing collaboration with ride-hailing firm Uber: a production-ready XC90 capable of self-driving.  Fitted...

Autocar

12 June
Year After Phoenix Volvo Claims Production Ready AV

Volvo is claiming it has developed a production-ready autonomous Uber taxi little more than a year after one if its test mules killed a cyclist in Phoenix, Arizona. This statement comes some three years after the two companies entered a joint...

TU Automotive

11 June
Volvo Launches Articulated BEV Bus

Volvo Buses has added a BEV to its range of electrified articulated urban bus range. The Volvo 7900 Electric Articulated joins the automaker’s hybrid buses designed to meet the needs of urban public transport. It announced the bus will be introduced...

TU Automotive

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10 June
Volvo introduces new all-electric articulated bus for up to 150 passengers

Volvo has introduced its newest electric bus, an all-electric articulated bus that will come in two lengths and be able to fit up to 150 passengers. more… Subscribe to Electrek on YouTube for exclusive videos and subscribe to the...

Electrek

03 June
Volvo Joins Safety Data Exchange Group

Volvo has joined a consortium of carmakers, service providers and national governments exploring the exchange of traffic safety data generated by cars and infrastructure. This pan-European pilot project, run under the umbrella of a public-private...

TU Automotive


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