Volvo's trucks and cars will communicate to improve safety
Trucks and cars by automotive giant Volvo will soon communicate with each other to improve road safety.
Operating as two separate entities with the same owner, Volvo Cars and Volvo Trucks will collaborate on the ‘Connected Safety’ solution. By implementing V2V (Vehicle-to-Vehicle) technology, the companies hope sharing real-time data about road hazards may help to prevent accidents.
Carl Johan Almqvist, Traffic and Product Safety Director at Volvo Trucks, says: