New study: Volvo Car Mobility’s smart technology replaces 12,000 privately owned cars in Sweden – equivalent to four percent of new car sales
The smart mobility technology company, Volvo Car Mobility, today announced the findings of a Swedish study examining the sustainability impact of its car sharing service, M, during 2021. In cooperation with Capgemini Invent for a second consecutive year, the study demonstrates how M reduces emissions. The study found that each shared M vehicle now replaces up to nine privately owned cars.
Volvo Car Mobility’s car sharing service M goes electric in 2022
Volvo Car Mobility’s car sharing service M is taking a progressive step towards a sustainable future by only offering full electric and hybrids in its fleet from 2022.
“We believe that sharing electric cars will be one of the master keys to unlocking sustainable urban mobility. Our decision to rapidly phase out combustion engine vehicles and grow our share of electric cars in our fleet from the
M – Volvo Car Mobility proudly announces partnership with CAKE!
M – Volvo Car Mobility today announced a new partnership with CAKE, the Swedish manufacturer of lightweight electric off-road performance motorcycles. The first step in this partnership entails the introduction of CAKE's Ösa utility bike with integrated power, into the car-sharing service M’s fleet service operations in Stockholm. This move brings Volvo Car Mobility one step closer to achieving it
M, Volvo Car Mobility Announces Executive Leadership Change
M, Volvo Car Mobility today announced an executive leadership change, effective April 1, 2021. Erik Jivmark, currently Chief Operating Officer, has been named as Chief Executive Officer. This new role assumes the responsibilities of Bodil Eriksson, who has announced her intent to step down from her role at Volvo Car Mobility, effective March 31, 2021.
Bodil Eriksson has been at the helm of M si
New report ‘The Sustainability Impact of Car Sharing 2020’ finds – One car shared with M replaces 8 privately owned cars
Volvo Car Mobility, in collaboration with Capgemini Invent, the digital innovation, consulting and transformation brand of the Capgemini Group, today launches the report; 'The Sustainability Impact of Car Sharing 2020'. The report shows that M creates values in all three dimensions of sustainable development: economic, social and environmental.
M, Volvo Car Mobility introduces ‘The Remote Heater’, an industry-first solution for shared mobility allowing customers to warm up the car straight from the app
M, Volvo Car Mobility launches the Remote Heater, an industry-first feature that enables customers to pre-heat their car straight from the app. Designed with access in mind, the Remote Heater enhances the winter driving experience while also benefiting the environment: pre-heating the car before driving reduces both toxic emissions and overall fuel consumption.
New national agreement – HSB and M, Volvo Car Mobility in partnership to provide increased access to shared mobility
HSB has entered into a new national agreement with M-Volvo Car Mobility to give more people access to a smarter way to have a car—including all HSB’s members and employees, and as a shared mobility option in future HSB housing projects.
Volvo Car Mobility expands to its 9th city – M launches in Linköping
Today, Volvo Car Mobility launches M in the city of Linköping. Starting from October 1, both private and business customers will have smooth and convenient access to cars in 28 stations. By launching in Linköping, M strengthens its station network across the southeast of Sweden.
Liberate the city, the people and the environment – start sharing!
This week it’s Car Free Day and M Volvo Car Mobility's one year anniversary. It’s an excellent opportunity to stop and reflect on our behavior, and improvements in alternatives to private car ownership. How are we proceeding, all of us working toward a future that is greener and more vibrant – where cars aren’t the norm. Where alternative modes of mobility are more smarter and more sustainable.
M | Volvo Car Mobility introduces ‘The M Button’ – support at the touch of a button
Volvo Car Mobility introduces the M Button, an industry-first solution that provides a window into a future in which cars are designed for access, rather than ownership. An industry-first within car sharing and rental, the M Button proves how collaboration between OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturer) and mobility service providers can accelerate the shift towards designing cars for access.
Volvo Car Mobility continues its expansion - M launches in Helsingborg
M, Volvo Car Mobility opens up in Helsingborg, continuing its expansion. M has a total of 604 stations strategically placed across the city regions, with 158 stations in the Malmö and Lund area. With congestion, city parking challenges, and high costs for fuel, service, and insurance, more people are realizing the advantages that come with accessing, rather than owning a car.