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Volvo reveals EX90 all-electric SUV

Volvo has revealed its new fully electric SUV, the EX90, which includes a single charge range of approx. 373 miles, charges from 10% to 80% in under 30 minutes, and includes a host of safety features. Power and range The initially available twin-motor all-wheel drive version takes power from a 111kWh battery and two permanent

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All-electric vehicles make up 15% of Volvo Cars October sales

Volvo Cars reports having sold 54,317 cars in October, up 6.9% compared with the same month last year. The company’s line of Recharge models represented 36.8% of the sales last month, with fully electric vehicles accounting for 15% of total sales. Volvo Cars’ U.S. sales for the month reached 9,478, up 8.9% compared with October

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Volvo Cars’ Recharge represents 21.9% of August sales

Volvo Cars reported sales of 43,666 cars in August, down 4.6% compared with August 2021. The company’s line of Recharge models represented 21.9% of sales, with fully electric vehicles accounting for 5.7% of sales. Volvo Cars’ U.S. sales for August reached 8,136 cars, with Recharge models making up 16.9% of the total sales. European sales

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Beam Global, Volvo CE partner on off-grid EV charging systems

Beam Global is partnering with Volvo Construction Equipment to allow Volvo CE’s 245 North American dealer locations to bundle Beam EV ARC off-grid charging systems with a purchase of Volvo electric equipment. The companies say this joint offering enables construction sites to rapidly deploy EV charging without the requirement for electrical work, utility grid connections

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The quest for unlimited EV range

How much range do we need? Is 500 miles on a charge enough? Or, do we just want to stop plugging in altogether?

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Three EV partnerships we’re excited for

These EV collaborations are helping to advance the next phase automotive technology.

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Volvo Cars bringing Epic Games’ Unreal Engine into upcoming EV cabins

Volvo Cars says it is bringing photorealistic visualization technology into its next generation of electric cars through a new collaboration with Epic Games. The companies are teaming up to bring Epic’s Unreal Engine game engine into upcoming Volvo cars, providing high-quality graphics inside the cabin, the company says. Volvo Cars will initially focus on the

Volvo Cars raises $536M for electrification through new green bond

Volvo Cars placed its second green bond to raise $536M from a diverse set of global investors. The bond was oversubscribed three times, the company says. All proceeds are earmarked for funding and accelerating the company’s transformation towards becoming a fully electric carmaker by 2030 and becoming climate neutral and circular by 2040, Volvo adds.

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Volvo Cars consolidates charging, paying into Volvo app

Volvo Cars will integrate and consolidate a variety of charging functions and payments into its Volvo Cars app, with the ambition of making it an easy-to-use, one-stop-shop for electric Volvo drivers, the company says. With the Volvo Cars app, pure electric Volvo drivers can find thousands of public charging stations from a range of charging

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Volvo Cars’ electrified models account for 38.4% of April sales

Volvo Cars reported sales of 47,150 cars in April, down 24.8% compared with the same month last year. In April, Volvo Cars’ electrified Recharge models grew 18.7% compared with the same month in 2021, accounting for 38.4% of total sales, the company says. The share of fully electric cars stood at 10%. For the January-April period,

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Volvo Cars invests in battery technology company StoreDot

Volvo Cars has made an investment in StoreDot, an Israeli company developing extreme-fast charging battery technology for electric cars, through the Volvo Cars Tech Fund, its venture capital arm. StoreDot is working on a technology that, according to the company, should result in batteries that can charge to 160km of pure electric range in just

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All-electric EVs make up 9% of total Volvo Cars sales in March

In March, sales of Volvo Cars’ Recharge models made up 35.5% of all Volvo cars sold globally during the month. Sales of fully electric cars made up 9% of total sales. In the first quarter, Recharge sales made up 33.6% of total sales, while fully electric cars made up 7.9%. U.S. sales reached 9,428 cars

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