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Volvo CE Showcases Latest Products, Full Line Offerings

Volvo CE Showcases Latest Products, Full Line Offerings

By APA Bureau: Volvo CE featured a wide spectrum of industry-leading products at Excon 2017. Dimitrov Krishnan, Vice-president and Head of Volvo CE India, said, “India’s push to expand connectivity among its population and business centres presents a huge opportunity for Volvo CE. Infrastructure development continues to be the key growth driver in our economy and

Volvo to make history in Singapore in 2019

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) and Volvo Buses will begin testing autonomous electric passenger buses in Singapore in 2019. It will be the first autonomous application in public transportation anywhere in the world by Volvo which has already demonstrated this technology in mining, quarry and refuses collection operations. The 12-metre Volvo 7900 Electric bus

Volvo unveils new VNL series

Volvo Trucks North America has unveiled the new Volvo VNL series. Available in several configurations, including an all-new, 70-inch sleeper, the Volvo VNL series defines the shape of trucks to come. The company claims that the new series will meet the needs of long-haul trucking customers and professional drivers through cutting-edge innovations in efficiency, productivity,

First China-Built Volvo S90 Saloons Arrive In Europe Via Ground-Breaking Rail Link

Volvo Cars has become the first car maker in the world to export China-made cars to Europe by train via China’s new ‘One Belt, One Road’ trade initiative. The first S90 premium saloons, built at its Daqing plant in China, will arrive at a distribution centre in Zeebrugge, Belgium this week. The cars have been

Volvo Cars, Google to build Android NextGen Connected Cars

Volvo Cars, the premium carmaker, has announced a close partnership with Google, one of the world’s largest technology companies, to develop the next generation of its award-winning in-car infotainment and connectivity solution based on Android, offering access to a wide array of apps and services. It will launch on new Volvo models within two years.

Volvo Group Innovation Summit to Focus on Transport in Smart Cities of the Future

With a focus on ‘Smart cities – infrastructure and transport of the future’, Volvo Group will host its inaugural Innovation Summit in London on May 16, 2017. Moderated by Richard Westcott, the BBC’s transport correspondent, the event will gather leading people from government, major transport systems, industry bodies and manufacturing to examine the role that

The First Volvo XC60 Rolls Off The Production Line In Torslanda

Production of Volvo Cars’ new XC60 mid-size SUV started today at the company’s Torslanda plant in Sweden. The first customer-bound car, a T5 AWD Inscription in Crystal White, rolled off the production line just before lunch time. The new car replaces Volvo’s highly successful original XC60, which in the nine years since its launch became the

Volvo Receives Order for Eight Electric Buses to Harrogate in the UK

The Harrogate Bus Company, owned by Transdev Blazefield, buys eight electric buses from Volvo. The vehicles will operate in Harrogate, 90 km northeast of Manchester. The project was unveiled at an event on February 3 where Volvo’s fully electric bus from Gothenburg was demonstrated. When the vehicles enter service in 2018, the project will be

Bauma Conexpo India Builds On India’s Construction Industry Boom

The fourth edition of the Bauma Conexpo India, the International Trade Fair for Construction Machinery, Building Material Machines, Mining Machines and Construction Vehicles, was a clear indication of the positive developments in the Indian construction and allied industries. It was also noticed for the profile and number of participants. The expo had 647 exhibitors from