Volvo

DHL locks in 44 EV truck order from Volvo for regional hauling

Global logistics provider DHL and Volvo Trucks announced today the signing of a cooperation agreement for an intended order of…

Volvo VNR all-electric semi joins Martin Brower, McDonald’s Canada fleet

Volvo Trucks North America said this morning it has introduced a Volvo VNR electric class 8 tractor into Martin Brower's…

Volvo Trucks receives record order for 126 electric semis from Maersk-owned Performance Team

Volvo Trucks North America announced today that it received its largest global order of Class 8 electric semi-trucks with Maersk-owned…

Volvo teams with Starbucks to install EV charging network at U.S. locations

Volvo Car USA and Starbucks are partnering to establish the first public electric vehicle charging network at numerous U.S. locations…

President Biden to announce investments that will secure Made in America mineral supply chain

President Joe Biden and the White House will announce major investments to expand the domestic critical minerals supply chain later…

Ford and Volvo partner with Redwood Materials in pathways program for end-of-life EV batteries

Ford and Volvo have partnered with Redwood Materials for pathways for end-of-life electric vehicle batteries. Founded by Tesla co-founder JB…

Volvo to adopt “Tesla style” megacasts for its next-gen electric vehicles

The use of Giga Presses may be considered futile and ill-conceived by Tesla skeptics, but it appears that some veteran…

Ford, GM & four other OEMs commit to phase out gas car production by 2040

Six major automakers will pledge to phase out the production of ICE vehicles worldwide by 2040, said the British government…

Volvo adopts Tesla’s ‘vegan leather’ stance for cruelty-free interiors

Volvo Cars has announced that it will be taking an ethical stand for animal welfare in its electric vehicles. On…

Volvo slates 2030 as its year to go fully electric

Volvo is joining the growing list of automakers who have pledged to develop only electric vehicles by a certain date.…

Tesla Semi gains companion in Volvo VNR Electric Class-8 truck

Volvo recently introduced its VNR Electric Class 8 truck, which might be a good companion for the Tesla Semi on…

The alarming truth behind Plug-in Hybrids exposed by European transport group

Another emissions scandal appears to be brewing in Europe. This time, it involves the automobile equivalent of a wolf in…

Volvo’s Tesla Model 3 ‘rival’ Polestar 2 has a surprisingly hefty starting price

It appears that the Polestar 2, a vehicle generally considered as the first legitimate competitor or rival to the Tesla…

Volvo set to debut all-electric SUV built on XC40 platform on October 16

Swedish vehicle manufacturer Volvo has announced that it will be releasing its first full-electric vehicle on October 16, and the…

Volvo faces legal pushback in California on possible pivot to Tesla-style direct sales model

On Tuesday, the California New Car Dealers Association (CNCDA) filed a petition against Volvo USA with California's New Motor Vehicle…

Tesla CEO Elon Musk sways Daimler to invest $11B in EV development

Daimler AG, parent company to Mercedes-Benz, has responded to Tesla CEO Elon Musk's tweet that the company was "off by a…

Volvo throws down the gauntlet, will produce only “electrified” vehicles by 2019

This article first appeared on: Volvo plans to only produce cars with an electric motor by 2019, and hopes to…

Volvo, Autoliv and NVIDIA form alliance, plan to deploy level 4 autonomous vehicles by 2021

This article first appeared on: Volvo will continue its push into the EV world in a big way now that…

Volvo launches Polestar as stand-alone performance EV brand to target Tesla

This article first appeared on: Swedish auto manufacturer, Volvo, has announced it is now entering the high-performance EV market. The…