Unspoken workplace rules discourage fathers from taking paternity leave, according to a new survey by Volvo Car USA and The Harris Poll, with more than two-thirds of American dads surveyed admitting it is a badge of honor to take as little leave as possible.
Volvo Cars will invest an additional $118 million into its Ridgeville, South Carolina plant to build the Polestar 3 on the Volvo Car Group’s next generation electric architecture, under contract for its affiliate, Polestar Cars. Polestar is the Swedish electric performance brand launched by Volvo Cars and Geely Holding in 2017.
In many ways, the Volvo C40 Recharge represents the future of Volvo Cars: it is the first Volvo model in history designed as pure electric only, and will be offered online with a convenient Care offer. Its SUV elements and benefits combined with a lower profile means that Volvo Cars also enters a new segment – and it does so with cutting-edge design and features not previously seen on Volvo cars.
Volvo Car USA has partnered with renowned Brooklyn artist and architect Yazmany Arboleda to imagine a sustainable future for the borough through hand painted, larger-than-life mural installations in six diverse neighborhoods ranging from Greenpoint to Gowanus.
Volvo Cars today made a significant step towards its ambition of making its global manufacturing network climate neutral by 2025, announcing that its Torslanda site in Sweden is its first car manufacturing plant to reach fully climate neutral status.