Swedish electric performance car brand Polestar has committed to sponsor the all-new Global Fleet Awards at the 2021 Global Fleet Conference in Miami on Oct. 26-28, 2021. The three new global fleet industry honors include the Global Fleet Icon, Hall of Fame, and Visionary awards.
August 4, 2021
Paul Kasbar was named commercial fleet account manager for Volvo Car USA effective April 2021. Kasbar is based in the San Francisco Bay area. Prior to joining Volvo Car USA, Kasbar worked for Element Fleet Management as vice president, sales, a position he held from January 2015 to March 2021.
April 28, 2021
The XC40 Recharge, a small SUV, and the Mustang Mach-E, a midsize SUV, were put through the paces of six crashworthiness tests.
April 26, 2021
All five models aced the six Insurance Institute of Highway Safety crashworthiness tests, earning good ratings across the board.
April 19, 2021
Isuzu Motors has completed the transaction to acquire Japan-based UD Trucks from the Volvo Group for approximately $2.2 billion.
April 1, 2021
The Driivz platform functions as an operating system for electric vehicle (EV) charging networks and is used by the operators of charging points and EV fleets.
March 18, 2021
The automaker's decision builds on the expectation that legislation as well as a rapid expansion of accessible high quality charging infrastructure will accelerate consumer acceptance of fully electric cars.
March 3, 2021
Volvo Cars has partnered with the city of Gothenburg in Sweden, the OEM’s hometown, for the creation of new urban zones that will be used as testbeds for future sustainable technologies, and is part of the city’s effort of being climate-neutral by 2030.
February 9, 2021
Large fleet buyers use the ratings published by EcoVadis, which provides corporate sustainability assessments, for their purchasing decisions to move more toward sustainable suppliers.
February 9, 2021
The Volvo lineup of luxury SUVs also continued to show strength in January, accounting for 79%
February 3, 2021
Volvo Cars USA is recalling certain models across several nameplates for a potentially detached SRS control unit that can decrease the performance of occupant protection systems such as air bags, seat belts, and high voltage battery disconnect, increasing the risk of injury during a crash.
January 11, 2021
Volvo has introduced new Advanced Air Cleaner technology in its cars which cleans out fine particulate matters from the cabin and helps generate clean and healthy air inside vehicles.
September 15, 2020
Volvo has announced fleet incentives on seven of its sedans and SUVs for the 2021-model year, and the automaker is offering $1,500 for all models and trims.
September 2, 2020
The 5-Star Safety Ratings program evaluates how vehicles perform in crash tests. NHTSA conducts frontal, side and rollover tests because these types account for the majority of crashes on America's roadways.
August 19, 2020
The 2020 Volvo XC90 and XC60 earned an advanced safety rating in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s (IIHS) pedestrian crash avoidance test.
August 10, 2020