Tag: Volvo XC90

Volvo XC90 To Be Used By Didi’s Autonomous Vehicle Test Fleet

Volvo will provide Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing with XC90 SUVs for the company’s autonomous driving test fleet. The Swedish car manufacturer has confirmed it will supply DiDi Autonomous Driving with XC90s complete with all necessary backup systems for functions including steering and and braking will work with DiDi to integrate the software and hardware […]

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Despite What Euro NCAP Says, The Dacia Sandero Could Be One Of The Safest Cars On Sale, And Here’s Why

Let me preface this with a brief disclaimer: I by no means am trying to downplay the countless safety innovations, both active and passive, that have been developed over the years. There’s no doubt that modern cars, at least those sold in the western world, are safer than ever, be it when presented with the […]

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Volvo To Use The Latest And Greatest Chips From Nvidia Starting From Next-Gen XC90

Volvo will use Nvidia’s latest generation of chips to enable more autonomous driving functions in its future vehicles. The Swedish car manufacturer will use Nvidia’s latest Drive Orin system that has more processing power than Nvidia chips that Volvo vehicles currently use. The next-generation XC90 will be the first new vehicle to use the Drive […]

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Defective Safety System Triggers Recall For Certain 2021MY Volvo Wagons And SUVs In The U.S.

A manufacturing error has led to a recall Stateside for 2,883 units of the 2021 Volvo V60, V60 Cross Country, V90, V90 Cross Country, XC60 and XC90, with a 100 percent estimated defect rate. During assembly at Volvo’s Torslanda plant in Sweden, the SRS (Supplementary Restraint System), which controls the airbags, seatbelt pretensioners and disconnects […]

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Audi Q7/Q8, Mercedes GLE, BMW X5/X6, Volvo XC90, Lexus RX And Range Rover Sport Compete In Off-Road Trial

Finding an absolute winner when it comes to all-wheel drive systems can be extremely difficult, as various other factors such as engines, tires, weight and even the driver can prove just as important as the actual tech sending power to both axles. However, the guys over at the SUV Battle YouTube channel did a good […]

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2024 Volvo XC100 Recharge Electric Crossover Coupe Will Be A More Stylish Take On Next XC90

Volvo has been pondering the expansion of its high-riding vehicle portfolio with a new range-topping model for a few years now, and it seems that they have settled for the XC100 moniker. Reportedly due in 2023, as a 2024MY, one or two years after the new-gen XC90 breaks cover, it won’t be a Mercedes-Benz GLS […]

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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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