Volvo cars can alert each other to road hazards

18 Apr
Volvo connected car safetyNew Volvos will harness cloud-based communication technology to alert each other about obstacles and road hazards ahead. Initially, the system launches across Europe for the 2020 model year. Volvo told The Car Connection that there are plans to introduce the feature to the U.S., but it was not ready to share timing. The connected-safety technology...

What does the Toyota-Mazda partnership mean for shoppers?

7 Aug
Mazda and Toyota logosLast Thursday, we reported on a rumored partnership between Toyota and Mazda involving a shared plant and collaboration on electric vehicles. The following day, Toyota confirmed that the rumors were true and provided additional details about the tie-up, including: 1. Plans for a joint manufacturing facility: Per the agreement between Toyota and...