Tag: Volvo

Ford Mustang Mach-E’s Marginal-Rated Headlights Interfere With Its IIHS Score

Having aced the six crashworthiness tests, the 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E has scored a Top Safety Pick award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). This is the maximum result it could get, as vehicles need to have ‘good’ or ‘acceptable’ headlights across the range in order to qualify for the Top Safety Pick+, […]

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Volvo Plans To Save Millions Of Tonnes Of Carbon, Hundreds Of Millions Of Dollars With Recycling

Volvo’s goal of becoming a circular company by 2040 will come with the benefits of helping it save SEK 1 billion ($118 million USD) and 2.5 million tonnes of carbon emissions by 2025, says to the company. The plan is, effectively, to recycle extensively. Volvo will create production loops to reuse emissions-heavy materials like steel […]

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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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Polestar 1 Gains New Special Gold Edition As Production End Is Near

As we get ready to wave goodbye to Polestar’s first model, the plug-in hybrid GT made another appearance at the Shanghai Auto Show, this time in a new special edition. The new Polestar 1 Gold Edition is going to be limited to up to 25 examples, featuring a special matte gold paintwork, matching brake calipers, […]

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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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2021 Volvo XC60 Launched In The UK With New Android-Based Infotainment System

Volvo is accepting orders for the 2021 XC60 in the United Kingdom, which is offered in seven trim levels, priced from £41,745 (equal to $57,899) OTR. The entry-level Momentum has a 9-inch infotainment system with Google services, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, DAB radio, wireless charging pad, and Volvo’s On Call with App that brings […]

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