Volvo Cars selects FICO for service

Volvo Cars announced that it has selected FICO decision modeler to immediately onboard customers to its new care by Volvo service. The move demonstrates the increasing adoption of advanced decision management technology in the auto finance industry. Continue Reading

Volvo Cars to implement blockchain traceability

Volvo Cars will become the first car maker to implement global traceability of cobalt used in its batteries by applying blockchain technology. The announcement follows the reveal last month of the company’s first fully electric car, the XC40 Recharge. Continue Reading

Volvo Cars to reduce carbon emissions

Volvo Cars announced its aim to reduce its lifecycle carbon footprint per car by 40 per cent till 2025. According to a press release, the plan represents concrete actions in line with the global Paris climate agreement of 2015, which seeks to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees celsius above pre-industrial levels. Continue Reading

Volvo’s first electric car to be unveiled 16 October

The forthcoming battery-powered Volvo XC40 SUV, Volvo Cars’ first fully electric car, retains all features that have made it one of Volvo Cars’ best-selling models. It also embraces the Scandinavian design that has defined Volvo’s rebirth and combines good looks with utility and functionality, a press release said. Continue Reading

Volvo bats for safer cars with XC40 SUV

Volvo Cars announced that it is not just launching its first fully electric car but also introducing one of the safest cars on the road, despite a fresh set of challenges presented by the absence of an internal combustion engine. Continue Reading