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Samsung SDI, Volvo Join Hands to Develop Battery Packs for Electric Trucks

Samsung SDI, Volvo Join Hands to Develop Battery Packs for Electric Trucks

SEOUL, Jul. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung SDI Co, a major electric vehicle battery maker, will join hands with Volvo Group to develop battery packs for electric trucks, the company said Thursday. In a strategic alliance with Sweden-based Volvo Group, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of commercial vehicles, Samsung SDI will provide battery cells [...]

Volvo Pioneers Autonomous, Self-driving Refuse Truck in the Urban Environment

Volvo Pioneers Autonomous, Self-driving Refuse Truck in the Urban Environment

GÖTEBORG, Sweden, May 17 (Korea Bizwire) –In the latest research and development in self-driving vehicles, Volvo Group, together with Swedish waste and recycling specialists Renova, is testing a pioneering autonomous refuse truck that has the potential to be used across the urban environment. The project explores how automation can contribute to enhanced traffic safety, improved working conditions and [...]

Volvo Car’s all-new XC90 will be the world’s most powerful and cleanest SUV

Volvo Car’s all-new XC90 will be the world’s most powerful and cleanest SUV

Göteborg, Sweden, July 8, 2014 (Korea Bizwire)–Volvo Car’s all-new XC90 will offer an unrivalled combination of power and clean operation when it is launched later this year. The all-wheel drive, seven seater offers drivers up to 400 horsepower but with carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions of around 60 g/km (NEDC driving cycle). There has never been [...]