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  • A sneak peak into Volvo's future cars from Sweden

A sneak peak into Volvo’s future cars from Sweden

By |May 24th, 2016|

Gothenburg, Sweden – Volvo’s new global small car range will include a pure battery electric vehicle with a 350km driving range as well as a 1.5 liter 3-cylinder Twin Engine plug-in hybrid powertrain variant […]

  • Questions about autonomous driving from drivers

Questions about autonomous driving from drivers

By |March 14th, 2016|

Last week on the Washingtonpost.com carchat a chatter sent an intriguing comment, “A long time ago, I remember an old car ad series (Mercedes? BMW? Doesn’t matter). The ad featured a picture of somebody posing […]

  • 2016 North American Car and Truck of the Year finalist

2016 North American Car and Truck of the Year finalist

By |December 8th, 2015|

The North American Car of the Year finalists for 2016 are the Chevrolet Malibu, Honda Civic, and Mazda MX-5 Miata.

Finalists for the 2016 North American Truck/Utility of the Year are the Honda Pilot, Nissan Titan […]

  • 2016 Volvo XC 90 no rain in sight

Volvo XC 90 wins Women’s World Car of the Year (WWCOTY)

By |October 22nd, 2015|

Ace, How is it you have all these hot chicks coming into your workshop with their car, and I have a bunch of guys in my workshop telling me everything they know about cars? Because, […]

  • John Militello, Volvo's Director, Marketing Innovation and Strategy"

Volvo hires Google Head of Creative as Director, Marketing Innovation and Strategy on Driving the Nation

By |May 29th, 2015|

Well this should be interesting. Volvo just hired away from Google John Militello as Director, Marketing Innovation and Strategy for Volvo cars America, reporting to Bodil Eriksson, Executive Vice President, Volvo North America .

Google and […]

Volvo & Google create a virtual test drive in the XC90 on Driving the Nation

By |November 25th, 2014|

Bodil Eriksson, Executive Vice President, Volvo North America, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about the new virtual test drive through a Google cardboard box that looks like an old-fashioned viewfinder, but […]

Bodil Eriksson, Executive Vice President for Volvo Cars North America (VCNA) on Driving the Nation

By |March 16th, 2014|

Bodil Eriksson as Executive Vice President, Marketing, Brand & Communications, Volvo Cars North America speaks with Lou Ann Hammond about Volvo’s future vehicles.

Bodil Eriksson joined Volvo Cars for the first time under the Swedish ownership […]

Volvo’s drive-e boosts power, increases versatility, efficiency and electrification ability on Driving the Nation

By |February 4th, 2014|

Las Vegas, NV – When I agreed to go to Las Vegas to test drive the drive-e powertrain with Volvo I thought it was an electric vehicle (EV). Apparently, many other journalists did as well, […]

Volvo Cars, Ericsson announce Global Connected Car Services at 2014 CES on Driving the Nation

By |January 8th, 2014|

From Volvo:

Las Vegas, NV – The launch of cloud-enabled connected car services across the Volvo product portfolio at the 2014 CES (Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas is the latest evidence of the visionary […]

Volvo’s President & CEO, Tony Nicolosi on Driving the Nation

By |December 3rd, 2013|

Los Angeles, CA – Volvo’s President & CEO of North America, Tony Nicolosi, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation about Volvo since 2008.

Nicolosi talks about the downturn Volvo took after Ford […]