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Volvo Road Train Test Success

Volvo Road Train Test Success

The SARTRE project (Safe Road Trains for the Environment) – with Volvo Car Corporation as the only participating car manufacturer – has successfully completed the first test demonstrations of a multiple vehicle platoon. The test fleet [...]

SMEs At Risk On Driver Safety

SMEs At Risk On Driver Safety

According to the Department of Transport, it has been estimated that up to a third of all road traffic accidents involve either a company car or a private car being driven on company business. Fleet driver [...]

Volvo Supplies 2100 Cars to Tristar

Volvo Supplies 2100 Cars to Tristar

Tristar Worldwide has renewed a solus three-year car supply deal with Volvo for 2,100 cars to service its Virgin Atlantic Airways’ Upper Class chauffeur contract. Volvo will supply 700 cars per year to Tristar to chauffeur [...]

Volvo’s New Technology Initiative

Volvo’s New Technology Initiative

Volvo Car Corporation is taking the next step towards zero emissions and climate impact through a new, downsized engine range consisting solely of four-cylinder petrol and diesel engines. “It’s time to stop counting cylinders. At the [...]

Volvo Announces Automatic Start/Stop

Volvo Announces Automatic Start/Stop

Volvo’s fuel saving start/stop technology which reduces emissions of CO2 by up to 8% has, for the first time, been combined with the six-speed Geartronic transmission.  This innovative and industry-leading development delivers the first four models [...]