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Volvo may be selling electric-only cars by 2030, its CEO said

Hakan Samuelsson is the CEO of the car company Volvo ADAM IHSE/Getty Images Volvo may have switched to solely producing electric vehicles by 2030, said CEO Hakan Samuelsson at the FT Future of the Car Summit on Thursday. The internal combustion engine is "a technology of the past", Samuelsson said.  Volvo forecasts that one in five of its sales will be electric vehicles this year, and half of all sales to be electric vehicles by 2025. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Swe...
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Volvo CEO Says Governments Should Just Ban Gasoline Powered Cars

Volvo Cars’ chief executive, Håkan Samuelsson, believes a ban on gasoline-driven vehicles would be a more effective way to force groups to go electric than continuing to offer subsidies on battery-powered automobiles. The announcement comes as part of the Financial Times’ “Future of the Car Summit,” where Samuelsson will proclaim the internal combustion engine “a […] The post Volvo CEO Says Governments Should Just Ban Gasoline Powered Cars appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Softbank, Volvo back Flock Freight with $113.5M to help shippers share the load

Everyday thousands of trucks carry freight along U.S. highways, propelling the economy forward as consumer goods, electronics, cars and agriculture make their way to distribution centers, stores and eventually households. It’s inside these trucks — many of which sit half empty — where Flock Freight, a five-year-old startup out of San Diego believes it can transform the industry. Now, it has the funds to try and do it. Flock Freight said Tuesday it has raised $113.5 million in a Series C round le...
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Volvo thinks gaming tech can help make self-driving cars safer

Building self-driving cars is no easy matter. Underneath, self-driving cars are dedicated and specialist artificial intelligence systems, which need to be taught how to drive. They can be taught in the real world, or in the virtual world using simulations. Companies like Tesla, Waymo, and Nuro use real-world testing to expose their AI systems to more driving scenarios. The theory goes that the more scenarios an AI experiences, the better it will be at predicting the erratic nature of our roads a...
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2021 Volvo S60 India launch details announced - Check here!

So we finally have some details regarding the 2021 Volvo S60 India launch. The...
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Your brand is the sidekick to your customer

As we continue to explore the concept of storytelling within marketing, we’re going to turn our attention to you today. Previously, we discovered that you/your brand is not the hero of the story. This is something many brands get wrong. You have to make your customer the hero of the story. They need to see themselves in the current reality, fighting whatever the adversary may be. But a critical part of any story is who goes on the journey with the hero. In Harry Potter, that would have been Her...
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Subsidies for plug-in hybrids should be cut, say climate campaigners

Government subsidies to encourage people to switch to greener forms of transport are nothing new. They’ve proven to be popular and effective, but climate campaigners are now calling for some of them to be removed. Campaign group Transport and Environment (T&E) is calling on the UK government to put an end to subsidies and tax breaks for plug-in hybrid models, Reuters reports. The demands come in response to recent emissions studies that plug-in hybrid produces far more emissions than carmakers a...
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3rd-gen Volvo S60 India unveil to take place on 27 November

Volvo is all set to bring the 3rd-gen S60 sedan in India. The Swedish car-maker...
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Woman dies after being hit by car in Llanddulas

The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene after being struck by a Volvo on Saturday afternoon.
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Mobileye taps Luminar to supply lidar for its robotaxi fleet

Luminar, the buzzy sensor startup that is on the verge of becoming a publicly traded company, locked in a supplier deal to furnish Intel subsidiary Mobileye with lidar for its fleet of autonomous vehicles. The deal, announced Friday, will see a rising star paired with a company that has long dominated the automotive industry. While the supplier agreement is nowhere near the scale of Mobileye’s core computer vision business, it is an important collaboration that extends beyond a few pilot prog...
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These are the cars with the best and worst depreciation after 5 years

Filed under: Audi,BMW,GMC,Jeep,Lincoln,Mercedes-Benz,Nissan,Porsche,Subaru,Toyota,Volvo,Car Buying,Used Car Buying,Ownership,Truck,Convertible,Crossover,Hatchback,SUV,Electric,Hybrid,Luxury,Off-Road,Performance,sedan Continue reading These are the cars with the best and worst depreciation after 5 years These are the cars with the best and worst depreciation after 5 years originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 19 Nov 2020 14:36:00 EST. Please see our te...
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In Review: 2020 Volvo XC90 T8 Plug-In Hybrid

Plug-in hybrids (PHEVs) may be the best choice for those who like electrics but need more range. A PHEV will run on its battery alone after you plug in it, but once that runs out, it'll keep going as long as it has fuel in its tank. Volvo has a few, including my tester, the XC90 T8. Find out more in my review at [Author: Jil McIntosh]
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Panasonic explores a European battery deal with Norway’s largest energy and industrial companies

Panasonic, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of lithium ion batteries, has signed a preliminary agreement with the Nordic energy company, Equinor, and engineering and industrial company, Norsk Hydro, to collaborate on building a battery business in Northern Europe. The three companies said that over the coming months they’ll work to assess the market for lithium-ion batteries in Europe and explore the potential for building a big battery business in Norway. “This collaboration combines P...
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Volvo Claims 'Streets Belong to Runners, Pedestrians and Cyclists' in New XC40 Campaign

Cars should be safe for everyone, not only those inside them. That's the thought behind Volvo Cars ’ latest global campaign, once again with safety in focus.    Developed together with creative collective Forsman & Bodenfors in Sweden, the campaign positions the award-winning compact city SUV, the Volvo XC40, as the ultimate city car . But not only because of its size, design and smart storage solutions – but because of the City Safety System. With features like Pedest...
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Volvo Dropped A Bunch Of Cars From A Crane, Because Safety

To help rescue services understand the best ways to extract people from crashed modern cars, Volvo dropped several of its vehicles 30 metres from a crane
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Volvo P1800 Cyan: This Beautiful Restomod is the Real Deal

The Volvo P1800 Cyan is a merger of classic Volvo design and modern racing technology. First seen in 1961 as a 2+2 front-engine, rear-wheel drive GT sports car, the Volvo P1800 is best known as Simon Templar’s (played by Roger Moore) vehicle of choice in the hit TV series The Saint, a show which aired in the United Kingdom on ITV from 1962 to 1969. It so happens Volvo is celebrating the 60th anniversary of the P1800 in 2021, and what better way to commemorate such an event than by reviving th...
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Meet the 8 electric aviation startups poised to blow past the jet age and modernize air travel and logistics, according to industry experts

Joby Aviation More than 220 electric aircraft aviation startups are working to develop low-emission flight programs. Ranging from full-size jetliners, to private business jets, urban mobility air taxis, and freight and delivery solutions, each of the companies is years away from introducing their products to the market, although some are closer than others. Business Insider spoke with VCs and industry experts who shared a few of the companies they're most excited about. Visit Business Ins...
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Volvo: The Runner, The Cyclist, The Pedestrian

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Air bag fragments kill Volvo driver, touching off recall

Metal fragments from an exploding air bag inflator killed the driver of an older Volvo, touching off a U.S. recall of up to 54,000 cars,...
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Volvo Trucks has unveiled a whole line of heavy duty electric trucks featuring ranges of nearly 200 miles that will go on sale in 2021

Volvo's electric trucks. Volvo Trucks Volvo Trucks has unveiled electrified versions of several of its heavy-duty trucks that will go on sale in Europe next year and be manufactured the following year. The trucks may have a range of up to 186.4 miles and a gross combined weight rating of about 48.5 tons. The Swedish automaker also plans to start selling hydrogen fuel cell-powered trucks within the decade. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Volvo Trucks has unveiled ele...
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Warning: These New Detail Shots Of The Volvo P1800 Cyan May Cause Involuntary Drooling

Cyan Racing has released the first shots of its reimagined P1800's interior, engine bay and reworked suspension
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Volvo Trucks To Launch Full Range of Electric Trucks In Europe In 2021

Volvo Trucks, Sweden's AB Volvo's main truck brand, will sell a complete range of electric, heavy-duty trucks in Europe starting in 2021, the company said in a statement on Thursday. Reuters reports: Volvo said it was currently running tests of the electric heavy-duty Volvo FH, Volvo FM and Volvo FMX trucks, to be used for regional transport and urban construction operations in Europe. The trucks will have a gross combination weight of up to 44 tons, and, depending on the battery configuration, ...
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Volvo alters safety campaign after New York Times claims it was misrepresented

Ad by Forsman & Bodenfors implied the newspaper called seatbelts a "violation of human rights."
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Daimler invests in lidar company Luminar in push to bring autonomous trucks to highways

Daimler’s trucks division has invested in lidar developer Luminar as part of a broader partnership to produce autonomous trucks capable of navigating highways without a human driver behind the wheel. The deal, which comes just days after Daimler and Waymo announced plans to work together to build an autonomous version of the Freightliner Cascadia truck, is the latest action by the German manufacturer to move away from robotaxis and shared mobility and instead focus on how automated vehicle...
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Volvo Teams Up With Pinterest to Get Shoppers Into the Perfect Car

Volvo teamed up with Pinterest on the Volvo Style Finder, an immersive experience that enables potential car buyers to determine which model best suits their needs. Pinners are asked four questions aimed at learning about their lifestyles and aesthetics, and the Volvo Style Finder will then generate a Pinterest board populated with the vehicles that...
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Two-Alarm Fire Burns Barber’s Shop Automotive In Midtown Sacramento

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Carvana Conundrum

Pretty much doing anything during a global pandemic presents a unique set of problems no one could have possibly anticipated, especially when it comes to one of the largest purchases most of us will ever make-a car. Carvana seemed uniquely poised to take advantage of this sudden new world order that was thrust upon us. The question is, are they up to the challenge? Our story begins with my friend Kristin. Active in dog rescue and adoption services, Kristin needed a car with a lot of carg...
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Volvo XC40 Recharge Electric Pricing Announced at $54,985

Making good on its promise that the future will be electric, Volvo has readied the XC40 Recharge P8 compact crossover for a spring debut. Though it doesn’t seem to have secured an idyllic price tag. The electrified XC40 starts at $54,985, including a $995 destination fee, which makes it around $20,000 dearer than the gasoline […] The post Volvo XC40 Recharge Electric Pricing Announced at $54,985 appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Volvo: A Million More

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Google develops AR cars for Volvo and Porsche to market in search

New feature lets buyers tour virtual vehicles in intricate detail without heading to the dealership.
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