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Volvo Announces To Go Fully Electrical From 2025

Car maker Volvo announced it to only sell electric vehicles, starting in 2025. Notably, the giant company announced that it would go electric globally, from 2023, whereas the sale of electric cars would begin in 2025. In electric vehicles, the company currently sells the Volvo CX40 Recharge in India and confirmed that the compact SUV will be joined by its coupe-sibling called the Volvo C40 Recharge soon.

Wed, 15 Feb 2023 - 08:20 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Automobiles, Volvo, Car Makers, Electric cars, Sales

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IPO Oversubscribed Ahead Of Trading Debut Says Volvo Cars

Gothenburg-based Volvo Car said on October 29 that their Initial Public Offering (IPO) was oversubscribed, ''as it attracted strong interests from the institutional investors'' in Sweden's Stockholm. Reportedly, the IPO was priced at 6.22 dollars per share, and the company wishes to distribute nearly 380 million new shares. Once shares are sold, the company will also use the money for its electric-only model line-up. 

Fri, 29 Oct 2021 - 08:04 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: Volvo, Stock market, Sweden, Electric Car, IPO

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Volvo Cars Records 43% Growth In Global Sales In May

Swedish luxury carmaker Volvo Cars has registered a 43% year-on-year growth in its global sales in May 2021. The company has sold 64,111 cars worldwide in May 2021. The majority of the sales were recorded in the United States and Europe with a strong demand for the models like XC90 and XC60. Meanwhile, in China, Volvo has continued its 14-month sales growth streak by selling 16,895 units. 

Sat, 05 Jun 2021 - 05:44 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Automobile, Volvo, Cars, Growth

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Deep Sea Mining: Giants Google, BMW, Samsung Support Boycott

The suspension of deep seabed mining has been backed by automakers like BMW and Volvo despite the minerals being used in electric vehicle batteries and products. Reportedly, the companies cite the importance to protect ocean ecosystems that are being tampered by overfishing, noise pollution and climate change. Besides, companies like Samsung and Google have offered their support. Although ocean-mining is in infancy, the companies proposed to… read-more

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 10:45 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Google, BMW, Samsung, Volvo, Deep Sea Mining, Electric Vehicles

Courtesy: The Times of India


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Volvo To Go 100% Electric By 2030; Vows To Transition To Online Sales

Swedish automaker Volvo is eyeing to go fully electric by 2030 by weeding out all combustion engine vehicles. The move came after the company saw surging demand for its newly launched EV 'XC40 recharge.' While planning to sell all vehicles via online mode, the company aims to expand its consumer base as countries eye banning non-zero emission cars by 2030. Reportedly, Volvos’s first EV XC40 recharge is expected to launch in India.

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 - 09:56 PM / by Ronit John

Tags: Volvo, Automobile, Electric Vehicles, EVs, Swedish

Courtesy: Autocar India


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Geely Auto, Volvo Collab To Develop Next-Gen Powertrain Technology

Volvo Cars is eyeing to collaborate with Chinese MNC Geely Auto to develop powertrain operation including next-gen technology for vehicles. Aimed at providing internal combustion engines and transmissions to automobile makers, the merger will jointly source electric motors and connectivity solutions to generate valuable synergies. Besides, the collaboration also includes developing Autonomous Driving to enhance the experience. Volvo CEO Hakan… read-more

Sat, 27 Feb 2021 - 08:25 PM / by Ronit John

Tags: Volvo, Geely Cars, Sweden, Collaberation, Autonomus Driving

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Volvo S60 To Launch In India By March 2021; Bookings Open From January

Swedish automobile maker Volvo will launch its new 'Volvo S60' in India from March 2021. Reportedly, the company will open bookings for the same from January 2021. The car will be introduced with a 4-cylinder, 2.0-litre petrol engine with 190hp. Besides, it will have features such as the Apple CarPlay and Android Auto with Sensus Connect infotainment device. Moreover, the company's top official hinted a launch of e-vehicle in India.

Fri, 27 Nov 2020 - 05:41 PM / by Sakshi Amrutkar

Tags: Volvo, S60, new launch

Courtesy: Financial Express

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Volvo Eicher CV Acquires Volvo Group India's Bus Business

Eicher Motors on August 13 said its subsidiary Volvo Eicher Commercial Vehicles (VECV) is acquiring Volvo Group India for Rs 100.50 crores to manufacture, assemble, distribute, and the sale of Volvo buses in India. They will also be looking into providing services and spare parts. The manufacturing plant at Hoskote, Bangalore, and employees of VBI will be transferred to VECV.

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 07:14 PM / by D. RamaKrishnan

Tags: Eicher, Volvo, India