Volvo

The Rundown

Top Economists Say Not to Fear the Robot Uprising of Automation

Your daily guide to what's working, what's not and what you can do about it.
Impact Staff
7.6.17
seattle

Old Volvos Last Forever, So This Guy’s Making Them Electric

In response to environmental and customer demands, Seattle's X-Ray Auto has begun to experiment with electric conversions on the 50-year-old cars.
Trevor Keaton Pogue
3.28.16
video

Samsung's See-Through Trucks Hit the Road in Argentina

Cameras, freight trucks, and Samsung screens come together to make passing on narrow roads less dangerous.
Leif Johnson
2.6.16
News

Self-Driving Cars Are Coming to Canadian Roads in 2016

Ontario is "open for business," regulators say.
Jordan Pearson
10.13.15
News

Driverless Cars Are Coming to Adelaide

Volvo will be the first company to test autonomous cars in the Southern Hemisphere. The SA Government just hopes it'll stimulate their ailing economy.
Julian Morgans
7.22.15
Avicii

Avicii Takes the Wheel

A new partnership with Volvo and a haunting commercial poses the question: does he ever get the chance to be just Tim?
Zel McCarthy
5.8.15
Design

Invisible Glow-in-the-Dark Spray Paint Could Save Your Life

Volvo's 'Life Paint' is a luminous spray-on paint that reflects cars' headlights at night and is invisible during the day.
Kevin Holmes
4.2.15
Premieres

Fire Up the Volvo and Get Ready to Blast Amason's Latest Single, "Kelly," Down the Highway

The Swedish indie troupe's latest single is perfect breezy driving music.
Caisa Ederyd
2.23.15
Interviews

'Producer in the Trunk' Is like Bangbus for Beats

All in the back of a Volvo.
Nadja Sayej
1.30.14
Stuff

More Classic Ads Ruined by Lawyers

Last month, I speculated what would have happened if legal eagles had flown unimpeded through the creative halls of the great 1960s ad agencies by presenting ten of the greatest campaigns in history as they would have looked had they been gutted by...
Mark Copyranter Duffy
1.6.14
Stuff

What if Lawyers Wrote Ads?

Lawyers are to creativity what the Gatling gun was to the Spaniards at San Juan Hill. But they weren’t always so powerful, which is why some of the best ad campaigns came out of the lawless <i>Mad Men</i> era of advertising. Here's a look at what some...
Mark Copyranter Duffy
12.12.13
Motherboard Blog

Technology Shouldn't Be Used To Enable Bad Drivers

If you can't see a pedestrian without radar help, stop driving.
Michael Byrne
3.28.13