The brand is making a stand against animal cruelty
The use of leather in car interiors has been synonymous with premium quality for as long as we can remember. Volvo, though, isn't going to let the norm stop it from making a stand against animal cruelty.The Swedish carmaker has
Do you like the new look?
In case you haven't seen it yet, Volvo just unveiled a new logo. There were no press releases, no big announcements-nada. The brand just quietly updated its profile pictures on various social media platforms.Thanks to the people of the
Volvo’s headquarters in Makati is now a certified safe spot for customers
Safety is something Volvo is known for around the world. But here in the Philippines, safe cars aren't the only things the Swedish carmaker has in its portfolio-it now also provides certified safe spaces for its clientele.Volvo Philippines has
Going electric has made it a deftly handling crossover
Here comes Volvo's first fully-electric offering, a car whose full name is too long to fit on its attractively undulating tailgate. The XC40 Recharge P8, priced from a hearty £49,950 (P3.33 million), is tasked with persuading still-wavering
Because our furry friends deserve to travel in comfort, too
So far as we know, Tesla is the only car company to offer a 'dog mode.' Turns out this doesn't set the car to chase its own tail and sniff other car's exhaust pipes, but instead merely keeps the in-
Starting with the next-gen XC90
Volvo and Nvidia have just revealed the next step in their collaboration. The Swedish carmaker will soon use Nvidia's DRIVE Orin system-on-a-chip (SoC) technology to power its next-generation autonomous cars.The Nvidia DRIVE Orin is an AI-
The strategic alliance is now officially operational
Back in December 2019, prominent truck manufacturers Isuzu and Volvo confirmed they will be forming a strategic alliance that will result in the joint development of heavy-duty vehicles. Now, the two companies have made some big steps toward the next phase
And you can only buy it online
Hot on the heels of Ford and Jaguar, Volvo has promised to go all-electric by 2030. And here we have the first of "several electric models" it's planning to launch in the next few years as it works toward that
The brand is also shifting its focus to online sales
Loyal Volvo customers might have some adjusting to do if they plan on sticking with the brand in the future.The Swedish car manufacturer has announced that it is fully transitioning into an electric car manufacturer, and that all its offerings will
Beyond its safety innovations, the brand has a fun side, too
Volvo started building cars in 1927-company founders Assar Gabrielsson and Gustaf Larson saw that foreign cars weren't able to cope with the snowy climes of their native Sweden, and wanted to build something safe enough to stay on the road.
What would you like to see these two industry giants come up with?
About this time last year, talks about Geely and Volvo's merger surfaced in cyberspace. It would result in the creation of a new entity consisting of the two industry giants, similar to how Stellantis was formed. Unfortunately, it appears that the
30kph crashes are more dangerous than they seem
We know the Land Transportation Office's (LTO) initial implementation of the Child Safety in Motor Vehicles Act hasn't exactly been smooth sailing, so we understand the resistance to its new requirements, especially with regard to some items in the implementing
It’s a matter of life and death
All right, ignore the lackluster implementation of the Child Safety in Motor Vehicles Act and look at the bigger picture for a moment: Kids really should be sitting in child seats when riding in cars. It's just, simply put, safer.You
Did you know Merc could have gone with a four-pointed star?
Audi, DKW, Horch, and Wanderer merged to form the Auto Union in 1932, the circles representing each of the four manufacturers coming together. There's a great story behind the Audi name-August Horch founded his eponymous car company in 1899, quitting
The two will build a gasoline engine built specifically for hybrid applications
It's been clear for years now that electrification is the future for the automotive industry. In fact, several manufacturers have now set their sights on achieving fully electric and carbon-neutral lineups in the next decade or so.Mercedes-Benz parent
These 30-meter drops can supposedly simulate actual crash damages better
Sometimes you have to make a sacrifice for the greater good. Take Volvo, which has started DROPPING brand-new cars from a height of 30 meters to help emergency services practice rescuing people from badly crashed, modern cars. Volvo says dropping cars "
That’s a pretty big discount
Planning to gift yourself a nice new ride this holiday season? You might want to check out a Volvo showroom near you because the company is has slashed as much as P1.5 million off some of its products.From now until
Volvo sure is busy
A very interesting new patent filed by Volvo might one day blur the line between left- and right-hand drive cars for good.If this patent filing is to be believed, the Swedish car manufacturer is looking into building vehicles with interchangeable
Take note of the health and safety protocols before visiting
During the early days of COVID-19 lockdown, Volvo put out a simple message: "Right now, the safest place to be isn't in a Volvo." Simple and effective. Volvo Philippines even rolled out its Online Concierge a few months ago in
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