Intruders - that's how quickly the car market in Sweden is changing

Only in very sentimental moments do you remember that Saab once played a role in the top 10 new registrations in Sweden. That was long over, after that Volvo became the top dog. The ranks 1

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Swedish cultural heritage visits Unterseen

Precisely for the Swedish national holiday on Sunday, June 6th, 2021, a one-time exhibition of 30 Saab and 60 Volvo classic cars will take place in the historic “Stedtli” of Unterseen under the motto “Heja Sverige”. The total of XNUMX classics

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Things that work. But they're not fun.

It's worth trying things out. Only then can you tell whether ideas are working. Sometimes plans work out, but you can see that despite their success, they are not fun. That includes the Volvo issue. For me it was

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Volvo Cars is temporarily reducing production

For the second quarter, Volvo Cars sees the situation increasingly critical. Production in many plants will be temporarily cut back. The reason for this is a lack of semiconductor components, which not only affects Volvo. Other Swedish ones too

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Volvo online services - EcarX replaces Google

One of the articles that was much discussed by readers was about the use of Google in more and more Volvo models. It is now clear that Google is only an interim solution. In the medium term, Volvo wants to use the Android operating system from

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Safety pioneer Volvo relies on all-season tires for electric cars

An interesting discussion has broken out in Sweden that began with the presentation of the Volvo C40 Recharge P8. It is unusual for the conditions there, because it is usually quite easy in Sweden.

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Google services in more Volvo models - and data protection?

Volvo is introducing Google services in more and more models. In Sweden people are therefore worried about data protection and ask the manufacturer. His answer is not necessarily convincing. But it is clear that two meet here

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Strategic change at Volvo - less station wagon - more SUV

For people who are not so young anymore, the brand from Gothenburg is representative of the station wagon. You have a 240 or 850 in front of your eyes, one speaks of a Volvo. That could soon be a thing of the past. The

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Hidden Saab treasures - Volvo sneaks onto the blog

Behind the scenes, the week was exciting. Life pulsed, the data volume on the route between Barcelona and Frankfurt could have multiplied. Saab madness, because things around Lizi's garage are developing more dynamically than

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The Club Abo - how Geely wants to change the auto industry with Lynk & Co

Chinese automakers are not suspected of being creative. A European way of thinking that is out of date. What Geely has been surprisingly and consistently testing with Lynk & Co stands for fresh thinking. That there is someone behind it

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No turning back - new players are revolutionizing the auto industry

It is getting more and more uncomfortable for the traditional auto industry. There is the political will for electric cars and stricter emissions standards for combustion engines. And as if that weren't enough, new players are pushing into the market. These are

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The Swedes and Saab - what's going on?

On December 19, it was 9 years ago that the factory gates closed in the Stallbacka. A long time from an automotive point of view. How has the brand held up in your home country since then? A look at

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The seat belt - who invented it?

You are probably thinking of a certain Swedish automaker now. But no, it wasn't Volvo. The history of the seat belt goes back much further. It starts in a car, plays on airplanes. Many are pioneers

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30 meters down - a spectacular film from Volvo

Let the new car fall 30 meters! That sounds crazy and spectacular. What Volvo does, however, has a serious background. It's about accident research and the behavior of modern vehicles in accidents from very high

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Is he safe? The Saab 900 II in the historical crash test

The heyday of crash tests began 30 years ago. At the same time probably the best time for car magazines. In the pre-Internet age, the current issue was regularly bought at the kiosk. Mostly it was the auto-motor-sport that was back then

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