DETROIT, MI: The Volvo XC Coupe Concept vehicle is shown at the press preview of the 2014 North American International Auto Show.  (Photo credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Volvo Cars Plans To Open Its First US Plant

The Swedish automaker says it has a short list of possible locations, but didn’t reveal them yet.



Volvo Commits To US Market, Enhances Digital Sales Efforts (Video)

Volvo unveiled three vehicles Monday at the NAIAS and new interactive technology for auto show attendees.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/12/2015

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Are Self-Driving Cars Safe?

Google says autonomous vehicles will eliminate human error.



Altair Names Finalists Of Enlighten Award For Auto ‘Lightweighting’

Troy-based Altair Tuesday announced 10 nominations for the inaugural Altair Enlighten Award competition for superior technology in making vehicles lighter while preserving safety.

CBS Detroit–07/23/2013


Matt’s Favorites: Super TV, BBC Notes Kalamazoo Startup, Parrots In Volvos And More

So what else is new and cool in the amazing world of high technology? Boy, I’m here to tell ya…

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2013

Delphi's concept control panel at CES

CES Day Four: Innovation On Parade

How could I possibly top three straight 18-hour days prowling the International Consumer Electronics Show? Easy, With a fourth 18-hour day that as usual held so much fascinating stuff that you don’t realize you’re tired until it’s over.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2012

Volvo Recalls Vehicles Over Air Bag Problems

Volvo Cars of America is recalling almost 10,000 vehicles to fix front air bag systems that may not deploy in a crash. Volvo says the recall affects certain S80 sedans and XC70 crossover vehicles from the […]


Geely Completes Acquisition Of Volvo

Geely Holding Group completed its acquisition of Ford Motor Co.’s Volvo unit Monday in a $1.5 billion deal that gives the small-but-ambitious Chinese automaker a global brand and huge management challenges.


Volvo Truck Recall

The government says Volvo Trucks North America is recalling more than 60,000 tractor trailer trucks to address potential steering problems.