Ford was the volume leader with sales rising 7.1 per cent.
RIDGEVILLE, SC — Volvo Cars, the first major automaker to abandon cars powered solely by internal combustion engines, is officially opening its first plant in the United States. The Swedish carmaker aims to make 130,000 hybrid or all-electric vehicles a…
Will double the number of jobs at the Berkeley County plant to nearly 4,000.
Automaker has a rough week on the stock market, despite announcing production of its new Model 3 is ahead of schedule.
Starting in 2019, all of the automaker’s vehicles will be powered by electric motors.
Upgraded versions of upscale S90 sedan range unveiled for export.
But demand for heavy-duty vehicles rose by 23% in Europe.
Aurora automotive systems supplier also opening another seating plant in China.
Facility is company’s first auto assembly plant in North America; will build the new S-60 sedan.
Technology is part of a new era in vehicle safety in which the focus is on preventing crashes rather than on protecting occupants.
Remains on pace to top 17 million this year for the first time since 2001.
German company supplies transmissions to automakers including Ford, BMW, Daimler and Volvo.
Facility will produce up to 100,000 vehicles annually.
Automaker determined to prove its China-made vehicles are just as good as the ones it produces in Europe.
Automakers are improving product quality and design to compete with international brands.