Volvo and Uber claim world’s first fully autonomous production car


Volvo says it's made the first fully self-driving production car — though it's not ready to go on sale just yet.

Current and upcoming pure-electric car guide


Fancy going all-electric with your next new car? Here are all of the current and upcoming pure-electric models you'll be able to buy.

Me and My Motor: Arabella Weir


"I used to have a thing for Renaults," explains Arabella Weir. "I used to own George Harrison's Renault 5. I wonder if it's still out there."
Long-term car review 2019 Volvo V60 estate by James Mills for The Sunday Times Driving.co.uk

Extended Test: 2019 Volvo V60 T5 Inscription


James Mills is putting the new Volvo V60 through its paces in a long-term test. Can it match SUVs for practicality, and is petrol the best fuel?
Jeremy Clarkson met a Volvo XC40 owner who didn't know how to switch off the engine

Jeremy Clarkson on the Volvo XC40


When car buyers don't even understand that cars have to be switched off when not in use, the Volvo XC40 makes perfect sense, says Clarkson.
Volvo used electric excavator to dig Chelsea Flower Show garden

Volvo puts electric digger to work at Chelsea


Volvo's ECR25 electric excavator has been set to work ahead of this week's prestigious Chelsea Flower Show.
Me and My Motor: rock star Steve Harley

Me and My Motor: Steve Harley


Steve Harley has owned many nice cars over the years, but it's the Cockney Rebel frontman's Aston Martin that makes him smile.
Automatic speed limiters? Bring them on

Opinion: Automatic speed limiters? Bring them on


New cars will, within three years, be fitted with automatic speed limiters. And that's a good thing, argues Will Dron.
Automatic speed limiters for new cars approved by European Commission

Automatic speed limiters for new cars approved


All new cars will automatically adhere to speed limits on public roads within the next three years under new EU rules.
Women more likely to be injured in a crash? Not in a Volvo, car maker claims

Women more vulnerable in a crash? Not in a Volvo


A Volvo engineer has claimed that women who drive its cars are no more likely than men to be killed or sustain serious injuries in a crash.
Don’t like our 112mph speed cap? You didn’t like seatbelts, either, says Volvo

Volvo: Speed cap? Seatbelts weren't loved, either


One of Volvo's safety chiefs has compared the negative reactions to its 112mph speed limit with the response to mandatory seatbelts.
Volvo cars to detect drunk drivers and autonomously pull over

Volvo cars to detect drunk drivers


Drink driving could be impossible in future Volvos with the introduction of tech that will detect intoxicated drivers and take over control.
Volvo introducing 112mph speed limit to all of its cars by 2020

Volvo introducing 112mph speed limit by 2020


Swedish car maker Volvo will limit all of its vehicles to 112mph from 2020, to send "a strong signal about the dangers of speeding".