Tag: Volvo Cars

Volvo Cars launches experiment Drive Me

Volvo Cars calls it “the world’s most ambitious and advanced public autonomous driving experiment.” On 9 September the Swedish premium car maker officially kicked off ‘Drive Me’, and presented the very first autonomous car that will be used in the project in Gothenburg. The autonomous Volvo XC90 SUV was finalized in Volvo Cars’ special manufacturing…

Autoliv and Volvo Cars set up autonomous driving company

Volvo Cars, the global premium car maker, and Autoliv Inc, the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems, have on 6 September signed a letter of intent to set up a new jointly-owned company to develop next generation autonomous driving software. The planned new company will have its headquarters in Gothenburg, Sweden, and an initial workforce…

Volvo Cars and Uber start joint autonomous driving cars project

Volvo Cars, the Swedish premium carmaker, and Uber, the world’s leading ride-sharing company, are to join forces to develop next generation autonomous driving cars. The two companies have signed an agreement to establish a joint project that will develop new base vehicles that will be able to incorporate the latest developments in AD technologies, up…

The new Volvo Cars era introduced to Thailand

On an auspicious date, number nine, in the month of March 2016, the moment had finally come: to unveil the much-anticipate new generation of luxury Volvo Cars to the Thai market. ‘A New Beginning’ was the appropriate tagline as Volvo Cars Thailand hosted their customers, VIP’s and the press for a sparkling and Nordic-inspired launch…

Volvo at heart: Keith Schäfer in Malaysia

Working one’s whole life for one employer could signal boredom and standing still. But what about if you’ll get quality education and be allowed to grow with increased responsibilities and challenges along the way plus, which is for many a dream, getting to see the world in your work? Most of us would probably not…