Volvo is recalling 507,000 vehicles worldwide because of a faulty engine component that, in extreme cases, could result in a fire. Volvo said its own investigations have identified that “in very rare cases the plastic engine intake manifold may melt and deform.”
In the Dvořák Hall of the Prague Rudolfinum, the prestigious Awards of the Czech Film and Television Academy for the year 2017 were awarded on March 10, 2018. Volvo Car Czech Republic was a partner of the festive evening.
Volvo Cars will not develop any new diesel engines because the cost of reducing emissions of nitrogen oxide is becoming too expensive, CEO Hakan Samuelsson was quoted as saying on Wednesday.
Volvo Car Group will move production of its S90 flagship model to China from Sweden and export the sedan to global markets including Europe and the U.S. from its factory in Daqing, the automaker announced here today.
Volvo’s fully autonomous truck is the first in the world to be tested in operations deep underground in the Kristineberg Mine. The self-driving truck is part of a development project aimed at improving the transport flow and safety in the mine.
Early next month, the world’s first cross border initiative with smart trucks will take place in Europe. Six truck manufacturers (DAF Trucks, Daimler Trucks, Iveco, MAN Truck & Bus, Scania a Volvo Group) will bring platoons of semi automated trucks to public roads.
FEDERAL CARS opened new Volvo showroom in the city of Liberec on December 5, 2015. Employees of the new dealership will work under the guidance of executive and director Tomas Stary.
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