Volvo's new model is dedicated to app-based automotive providers

M is constructing on the again of Volvo’s Swedish automotive sharing service, Sunfleet. Volvo expects to fold Sunfleet into M in 2019. You will not have to attend that lengthy to see what M is doing, fortunately. It’s revealing extra particulars later within the yr, and expects a wider beta take a look at of […]

Volvo’s new on-demand car service wants to get to know you better

Volvo’s new on-demand automotive service desires to get to know you higher

Ronan Glon/Digital Trends Volvo’s rising mobility model is within the early levels of growing an on-demand automotive sharing service named M designed to offer motorists a handy, reliable different to proudly owning a car. The firm desires to be taught extra about its consumer base with the intention to stand out from the competitors by […]

Kids help Volvo and Lego design the construction vehicles of the future

Kids assist Volvo and Lego design the development autos of the longer term

When Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) and Lego Technic gathered a gaggle of kids to design a brand new earth mover, the outcome was greater than a brand new toy. The Lego Technic Volvo Concept Wheel Loader Zeux can be a digital prototype for a future Volvo autonomous machine. If involving youngsters in real-world building tools […]

Volvo shows its athletic side with the S60 Polestar Engineered package

Volvo exhibits its athletic aspect with the S60 Polestar Engineered package deal

Volvo tuner Polestar lately received a promotion. It turned a standalone division whose mission is to marry efficiency, electrification, and luxurious. The model will provide its personal fashions, just like the gasoline-electric Polestar 1 coupe launched lately, however it is going to proceed lending its experience and its title to Volvo. The all-new 2019 S60 will […]

Volvo’s new US-made S60 sedan shall be out there through subscription

Prospective homeowners can select between front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive gasoline choices or two plug-in hybrid engine variants: The 340-horsepower T6 or 400-horsepower T8, although it is unclear if the previous shall be offered within the US, CNET opined. The automobile’s retail value will vary between $35,800 and $54,400 (with the higher-end hybrid on the […]

Volvo builds a self-docking yacht

Penta president Björn Ingemanson says that the system, which may make fixed changes towards the wind and tide, “can make the sea appear to stand still.” Despite this, the corporate says that the self docking system is not designed to be run and not using a human overseeing the method. The system was first demonstrated […]

Cutting-edge Lidar tech will help Volvo’s autonomous cars see better

Cutting-edge Lidar tech will assist Volvo’s autonomous automobiles see higher

Volvo is a comparatively quiet participant within the race to deliver autonomous automobiles to the plenty in a well timed method. The Swedish firm’s funding fund, nonetheless, has invested in an American automotive sensor firm named Luminar to achieve its aim of reaching full autonomy as safely and reliably as potential. Luminar designed a Lidar […]

The Hacky Throttle Repair That Got Me On The Road Again

The Hacky Throttle Repair That Got Me On The Road Again

Old vehicles are nice. For the nostalgia-obsessed like myself, moving into an outdated automotive is like sitting in a dwelling, respiratory illustration of one other time. They additionally occur to return with their justifiable share of issues. As the proprietor of two vehicles that are nearing their 30th birthdays, you begin to face points that […]

Mercedes-Benz automobile subscriptions will begin at $1,095 per 30 days

The service, dubbed Mercedes-Benz assortment, will embody SUV’s, coupes, cabriolets and high-performance AMG vehicles, Bloomberg stories. All it is advisable get began is the app, an image of your driver’s license and a $495 activation charge. Once you select a automobile at any given tier, you will get to drive it with no mileage restriction […]

Senators examine security procedures for autonomous automobiles

The senators need to know the place testing is happening, how firms decided if the self-driving tech was secure for public roads and whether or not the know-how depends on inner sensors or exterior inputs and extra. Copies of the letter have been despatched to the US places of work of BMW, Daimler Trucks, Fiat […]