Friday, February 28, 2020

VOLVO SAFETY WORLD FIRST SET TO HELP FURTHER REDUCE THE 1.3 MILLION PEOPLE KILLED...

The world's first pedestrian airbag fitted as standard on the all-new Volvo V40 is the next step towards the manufacturers target that no-one should...

Volvo’s acoustic design develops in a new lab

Acoustics plays a surprisingly intricate role in vehicle development - from boosting the engine note for a throatier roar, minimizing road noise or finding...

3-point safety belt from Volvo – the most effective lifesaver in traffic for fifty...

Few people have saved as many lives as Nils Bohlin - the Volvo engineer who, in 1959, invented the V-type three-point safety belt. A...

A car is a sculpture on wheels, says new design director Steve Mattin

This is the man who, after eighteen years with Mercedes-Benz, is about to set his stamp on the Volvo cars of the future. Taking...

Volvo: Key to safety at start-up

Volvo Cars’ most recent contribution to road safety is an experimental car equipped with a combined breathalyser and seat belt lock, as well as...

Volvo Cars crash-test laboratory 10 years

The ability to replicate road accidents contributes to world-class crash safety Volvo Cars' crash-test laboratory in Torslanda turns 10 this year - and the almost...

Volvo Cars airbag celebrates 20 years

The first Volvo car to be equipped with an airbag left the assembly line in 1987 - and during the past 20 years Volvo...

Volvo 3CC – Volvo Car Corporation offers a new approach to sustainable mobility

Spurred by the growing need to tackle congestion and pollution issues, Volvo Car Corporation has developed a radically new approach to sustainable mobility with...

Volvo Cars focus on safety and environment at Tokyo Motor Show

Volvo Cars will continue to focus on its commitment to contribute to a cleaner environment with a display of the Volvo Recharge Concept car...

3-litre engine with smooth Twin Scroll turbo powers Volvo’s flagship XC60 3.0T

Maximum torque on tap from just 1 500 rpm Optimised for highest possible performance with lowest possible fuel consumption Volvo’s new flagship XC60 3.0T has been...