Design icon meets future: the Volvo P1800 and the recently launched Volvo C40 Recharge are six decades apart, but an extraordinary design unites the two. The legendary sports coupé, which is now celebrating its 60th birthday, provided ideas for the design of the robust crossover model based on SUVs with coupé-like lines. At the end of 2021, the Volvo C40 Recharge will roll onto the streets, which will be the first Volvo series to be driven exclusively by a fully electric drive and to be sold exclusively online - this means that the vehicle has the potential to write a new, important chapter in the company's history.
FCA Replay November 6, 2020
"FCA Replay" is a weekly recap of some of the major stories at FCA. The top stories for the week of November 6, 2020, include Matt Hagan taking his Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye to a win at the Funny Car World Championship, Mopar rolls out a new 'Top Dog,' and orders open for the 710-horsepower 2021 Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat three-row SUV.
EV6 was designed under the brand’s new design philosophy ‘Opposites United’, which takes inspiration from the contrasts found in nature and humanity. At the center of the design philosophy is a new visual identity evoking positive forces and natural energy, with contrasting combinations of sharp stylistic elements and sculptural shapes. Boasting a distinctive crossover-inspired design and based on the brand’s new Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP), EV6 is Kia’s first dedicated BEV to be influenced by the new design philosophy, which embodies Kia’s shifting focus towards electrification.
On this day at the nondescript Audi Training Center in Ashburn, Virginia, Allen showed the claims adjusters how Audi repairs vehicles differently—and why. To much of the automotive industry, Allen and his four-person team are a silent force of advocacy and action, training and the pursuit of perfection. They are staunch advocates for quality and safety.