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The automotive industry is one of the leading causes of environmental pollution in the world, with cars accounting for around 70 percent of carbon monoxide pollution around the globe. As a leading car manufacturer, Volvo takes global environmental concerns very seriously, and adopts great effort to reduce the harm that …

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A long time ago, the use of 5G mobile network technology for communication looked more like a concept for a science fiction conference. Now, it’s one of the most importat plans of Geely’s Volvo Cars and Telecom provider China Unicom in their quest to test and develop automotive applications for …

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It’s Volvo XC90 SUV’s plug-in, hybrid version, but don’t make the mistake in thinking it’s just one of those engines. This multi-awarded SUV has recently been awarded by DrivingElectric Awards as Best Electrified Seven-Seater–and really, it’s just getting started. The XC90 T8 Twin Engine is also exceptionally efficient: it only …

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Chevron Philippines Inc. (CPI), marketer of the world record-setting fuel, Caltex, announced the renewal of its alliance with one of the largest multi-brand dealership in the country, LICA Auto Group. This undertaking entitles all LICA Auto Group’s vehicle owners to discounts. LICA Auto Group owns 56 multi-branded car dealerships in …

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Swedish car brand Volvo recently launched one of the most ambitious plans in the automotive industry, aiming to reduce its lifecycle carbon footprint per car by 40 percent between 2018 and 2025. The said plan is the initial step to becoming a climate-neutral company by 2040. The move came after …

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When Volvo touted its first all-electric offering’s high safety marks early this month, it didn’t yet have a name. With the car’s official release on October 16, the Swedish carmaker has finally announced its formal moniker: The Volvo XC40 Recharge. Volvo pulled the covers on its first fully battery-powered vehicle …

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Volvo Philippines continues its support for the Chosen Children Foundation through the annual Crayfish Party at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza this September 14, 2019. Through a partnership with the Nordic Chamber of Commerce (NordCham), Volvo once again figured as a proud ally in raising funds for the foundation. The past …

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Swedish carmaker Volvo will team up with Chinese conglomerate Geely to create a standalone business that merges the existing combustion engine operations of both companies. The resulting merger seeks to establish a new global supplier that will develop the next generation of combustion engines and hybrid powertrains. According to Volvo, …

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On September 27, Volvo Philippines held ‘The Future of Electric’ Forum in partnership with Partnership for Clean Air at the Globe Auditorium in the Maybank Performing Arts Theater at Bonifacio Global City in Taguig City. “We dare to make a change for the better, starting with how we create our cars,” …

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Volvo is practically synonymous with safety, and the Swedish marque ensures its latest offering–the XC40 electric SUV–perfectly encapsulates what the brand is known for. Set to arrive next month, Volvo’s first fully-electric vehicle builds on the stellar safety standards of the original XC40. However, due to the absence of an …

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Volvo Philippines‘ mission to make roads safer makes its way to La Salle Green Hills. The Swedish automotive company, through its official authorized distributor Viking Cars, Incorporated, moves along with its Safe Roads Program. Launched recently, this program is the local effort to helping make roads safer in and around …

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Volvo Philippines strengthens its advocacy for road safety as it launches the ‘Safe Roads by Volvo’ program. By partnering with schools, Volvo PH aims to raise road safety awareness especially among school children, their parents or guardians, and other people in and around school premises. Volvo PH has been an …

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Volvo Philippines gave a toast to its Swedish roots as it joins the Swedish National Day celebration hosted by the Embassy of Sweden in Manila. Held at The Fifth at Rockwell, Volvo PH participates as part of #TeamSweden and continues its strong support for the core advocacies and programs of …

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The official distributor and dealer of Swedish carmaker Volvo has thrown its support anew to the annual Crayfish Party. Organized by the Nordic Chamber of Commerce (NordCham) in the Philippines in partnership with Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, the event is aimed to support the Chosen Children Foundation. A total of …

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Swedish carmaker Volvo is recalling a total of 507,000 vehicles worldwide because of a plastic component in the engine that may melt and deform under intense heat, a spokesman from the company said. The company, which is owned by China’s Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co., said that under extreme conditions, …

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