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Toyota, Volvo Parent discuss hybrid cooperation

Toyota, the Japanese automaker, confirmed last week that it is in talks to cooperate on hybrid technology with Geely, Volvo’s parent company. Through Volvo, Geely has expanded its hybrid offerings in recent years. Toyota, however, is a leader within the electrified industry, having brought the Prius and its progeny to market. An unnamed source hinted the cooperation would center on…

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Volvo announces XC40 T5 Plug-in in Beijing

The Beijing Motor Show brought a number of announcements, including Volvo’s surprise reveal of the XC40 T5 PHEV. According to Auto Express UK, the model is “expected to share many of its internals with the Lynk & Co. 01 PHEV.” Over the last two years, Volvo has been a leader in electrification, with fifty percent of its new sales to…

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