Volvo and Autoliv plan a joint venture to develop autonomous driving software. The new company will collaborate on advanced driver assistance systems and autonomous drive technology for Volvo cars.
UK passenger car registrations rose by 3.3 percent in August although VW brand's volume fell by 25 percent.
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Land Rover is expected to offer a smaller diesel engine in its new Discovery SUV as part of the industry's downsizing trend to improve fuel economy and lower CO2 emissions.
Volvo says it will export the Chinese-built, long-wheelbase S90 sedan to Europe and the U.S. while also offering it in the domestic market. The automaker already ships the stretched S60 from China to the U.S.
Skoda unveiled the Kodiaq large SUV that could lead the brand's entry in the U.S. market. The Kodiaq is the VW Group brand's first large SUV and its first model to offer a seven-seat option.
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