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Volvo Cars Presents Child Safety Manual Press Kit



[22.07.14]
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Extended Park Assist Pilot now offers auto reverse parking into bays Parallel parking now available in to and out of parking spots 360° Surround View gives...
[22.07.14]
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World-first solution for accidental road departures World-first autobrake technology for intersections Queue Assist now with auto steering assistance Five times more Ultra High St...
[29.04.14]
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Volvo Car Group's ground-breaking project 'Drive Me' - featuring 100 self-driving Volvos on public roads in everyday driving conditions - is moving forward rapidly. The first test ...
[14.04.14]
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Volvo Car Group's dedication to protecting the smallest and most vulnerable car occupants celebrates its 50-year anniversary in 2014. This ground breaking work started with the wor...
[14.04.14]
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Volvo Car Group today unveils the revolutionary Inflatable Child Seat Concept and explores the future of child protection. As any parent knows, children's car seats are historicall...
[19.03.14]
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Volvo Cars, the Swedish Transport Administration (Trafikverket) and the Norwegian Public Roads Administration (Statens Vegvesen) are joining forces in a pilot project in which road...
[17.03.14]
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Volvo Cars is conducting research into driver sensors in order to create cars that get to know their drivers. Through systems that can recognise and distinguish whether a driver is...
[11.03.14]
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Volvo Car Group has completed a research project using magnets in the roadway to help the car determine its position. The research, which has been financed in strategic co-operati...
[06.03.14]
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Volvo Car Group (Volvo Cars) and Apple Inc. (Apple) are joining forces to make Apple's widely-used and hugely admired operating system available to drivers, bringing together one o...
[09.01.14]
Volvo Car Group keeps on moving towards the vision that by 2020, nobody should be killed or seriously injured in a new Volvo. In 2013, top results from independent rating institute...
[08.01.14]
Volvo Car Group has established a partnership with the Swedish company POC, which develops high-tech protective gear for gravity sports athletes. The two companies will exchange kn...
[07.01.14]
The launch of cloud-enabled connected car services across the Volvo product portfolio at this week's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas is the latest proof-point of the v...
[07.01.14]
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With the launch of Sensus Connect, Volvo Car Group reveals an updated on-board infotainment and navigation solutions. Now, Volvo Cars truly offers customers a fully-connected exper...

2013

[13.12.13]
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New Scalable Product Architecture enables Volvo Car Group to move faster towards a crash-free future The elegant design possibilities are the most visually evident - but far from ...
[02.12.13]
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Volvo Cars will play a leading role in the world's first large-scale autonomous driving pilot project in which 100 self-driving Volvo cars will use public roads in everyday driving...
[02.12.13]
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Despite massive improvements in traffic safety, 1.2 million people are still killed in traffic every year. In 2007, this spurred Volvo Cars as the only automotive manufacturer in t...
[25.10.13]
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Volvo Car Group has been a partner in an advanced research project that has studied the possibilities of inductive charging for electric vehicles - and the results show that thi...
[30.09.13]
Volvo Car Group's position at the pinnacle of car safety is again highlighted with the U.S. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) introducing a new test programme that rate...
[09.07.13]
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Volvo Car Group reaches landmark safety milestone: one million cars with pioneering auto brake technology sold Today, the sales of Volvo cars equipped with systems for automatic b...
[04.07.13]
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Volvo Car Group reveals a number of user-friendly safety and support technologies that will be introduced in the All-New Volvo XC90 at the end of 2014 in Europe. The new technologi...
[20.06.13]
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Volvo Car Group has developed an ingenious concept for autonomous parking. The concept car, which will be demonstrated at a media event next week, finds and parks in a vacant space...
[28.03.13]
Every year is a safety year at Volvo Cars. The company is working towards the vision that by 2020, nobody should be killed or seriously injured in a new Volvo - and data from indep...
[05.03.13]
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Doug Speck, Senior Vice President Marketing, Sales and Customer Service at Volvo Car Group, literally rolled out another Volvo world first in automotive safety at a press conferenc...
[18.01.13]
5-star safety rating for All-New V40 ANCAP: All-New V40 the "stand-out performer" The All-New Volvo V40 has been awarded the maximum five-star safety rating by ANCAP (the Austral...

2012

[29.11.12]
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Volvo Car Group has a philosophy that an electrified car should be as safe as any other new Volvo car. This is now highlighted by the latest Euro NCAP results. The new Volvo V60 Pl...
[19.11.12]
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Volvo Car Corporation is now ramping up production of the new Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid. After the initial batch of 1,000 model year 2013 cars, production will increase to 4,000-6,0...
[19.11.12]
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Volvo Car Australia is proud to support a new driver training partnership with The Formula Company at Sydney Motorsport Park. New driving training courses – specifically ...
[06.11.12]
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Volvo Car Corporation is testing a new fast-charger for electric cars that cuts recharging time to an outstanding 1.5 hours. The fast-charger operates six times faster than today's...
[24.10.12]
Entering the field of autonomous driving - self-driving vehicles - is the next step in Volvo Car Corporation's development of the world's safest cars. "Autonomous driving has poten...
[24.10.12]
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Volvo Car Corporation has taken another step on the journey towards autonomous driving - self-driving vehicles - by demonstrating a new traffic jam assistance system. The new sys...