Volvo and Waymo Join Forces to Bring Level Four Autonomy to The Masses

Alphabet’s Waymo announced this week that it will be joining forces with Volvo and its Polestar brand to bring level-four autonomy to vehicles in the near future. As Volvo and Polestar have been pushing themselves to adopt both self-driving and electric powertrain technology, the move seems very apt. Last month, Volvo made an announcement that … Read more

Volvo Shows Off Its XC-40 Recharge In New Walkaround Video

As an unapologetic Volvo fanboy, I’ve been digging their electric teasers, from Polestar and otherwise. Most realistically, the XC-40 Recharge, the brand’s fast-approaching small SUV. In a newly uploaded marketing video, we see some Volvo department heads give a very in depth tour of their new EV version of the XC-40. With a 78 kWh … Read more

Volvo CEO Says Electrification Will Be Sped Up By Pandemic

At a recent Financial Times digital conference, Håkan Samuelsson, the CEO of Volvo, went above and beyond while singing the praises of electrification’s future. Samuelsson, who has been in charge of Volvo since 2012, says that he believes the Covid pandemic will lead to a drastic increase in the sales, and subscriptions, of electric vehicles. These … Read more