Tag: Volvo XC40

Volvo Recalls 736k Cars After Discovering Automatic Braking System Might Not Detect All Objects Or People

Volvo has recalled more than 730,000 vehicles worldwide due to an issue with the company’s autonomous emergency braking (AEB) system. The fault was discovered by Danish motoring body FDM while testing an XC60 late last year. The organization discovered that the emergency braking system of the SUV consistently failed, “meaning that the car did not […]

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Volvo Opens Order Books For Electric XC40 Recharge P8 AWD (But Doesn’t Say Where…)

The order books for the all-electric Volvo XC40 Recharge P8 AWD have just been opened in select markets. Which markets are those, you ask? Well, they didn’t say. But Volvo did communicate that tens of thousands of consumers have expressed their interest in the electric SUV while several thousand people have committed to firm orders […]

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Volvo Offers One Year Of Free Charges To UK Plug-In Hybrid Buyers

Volvo UK will offer a year of free charging to buyers of its plug-in hybrid models as part of its Take Charge campaign. The offer is available to every plug-in hybrid version of the current Volvo lineup, aiming to encourage customers to drive as much as possible on electric power alone and reduce their tailpipe […]

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Volvo’s Electric XC40 SUV Teased In Official Sketches

Volvo has released the first official sketches of its forthcoming battery-electric XC40 compact SUV, the Swedish automaker’s first production EV. Hosting a full electric powertrain means that the XC40 will visually differentiate itself from its ICE-powered siblings; things like the front grille will be replaced by a panel, while the rear bumper is also going […]

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