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The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a photo showing a teenager involved in a fatal hit-and-run posing in front of the damaged car involved in the crash.

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Volvo's ROAR (RObot based Autonomous Refuse handling) project has entered into the prototype testing phase. It's designed to autonomously empty trash cans from the back of a garbage truck, saving the driver from having to manually load bins into the hopper.

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Volvo will offer a digital key in 2017 that will use a smartphone app to allow the engine to start, toggle the locks, and let owners give family or friends access to the vehicle. The company will test the tech on its carsharing fleet later this year.

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Volvo Trucks developed the Stretch Brake system to keep its tractor-trailers from jackknifing by pulsating the rear brakes to keep it all under control.

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A Tablet-Sized, Beautiful Infotainment Experience

Think of Volvo's Sensus infotainment system as taking a tablet experience and planting it right into the center console.

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Volvo and Ericsson are looking beyond the deployment of autonomous vehicles to present solutions for what drivers will do on their commute once they become passengers.

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Volvo Trucks proves the toughness of its FMX commercial truck by handing over remote control to a 4-year-old.

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Volvo and Microsoft will work together on future tech like implementing augmented reality in the automotive world with Microsoft's HoloLens glasses. They think it could revolutionize the sales process.

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Including A Sweet Volvo Wagon Restomod

Jay Leno takes viewers on a tour of his garage to check out some of his ongoing projects. Just some of them include a Volvo wagon restomod, Mercedes-Benz transporter replica, and an unfinished hot rod.

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Jalopnik is trying to make the world a better place by sending a traumatized driver to Lime Rock Park to regain his confidence behind the wheel.

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Driver Thought Car Had Pedestrian-Detection System; It Didn't

A Volvo salesperson recently attempted to demonstrate the XC60 City Safety system to a group of prospective car buyers. What the dealer didn't understand was the safety system, which helps avoid or mitigate collisions, doesn't detect pedestrians.

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Volvo is teasing an even more opulent version of the XC90 for the 2015 Shanghai Motor Show. It appears to go beyond even the Excellence version and replaces the front passenger seat with something called the Lounge Console.

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Gorgeous scenery and an equally beautiful car typify the latest video from the team at Petrolicious, as they head to Hawaii and check out a vintage Volvo.

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Volvo has partnered with a UK advertising agency and the company Albedo 100 to create LifePaint. It's a reflective spray designed for bicyclists that makes them shine when hit with light at night. The company is handing out 2,000 cans in hopes of keeping cyclists safe.

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The Second Annual One Show Automobile Advertising of the Year Awards celebrated the best commercials and print spots of the year during the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. The winners came from all over the world and a variety of brands, and we collected them all right here. Check out the best of 2014 and see if you agree.

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The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is releasing its annual list tallying of the scores for the latest model year vehicles to see how they compare to last year. Judging by the agency's evaluations, the numbers look quite positive. Seventy-one vehicles earned either the Top Safety Pick or Top Safety Pick+ rating so far in its evaluations, compared to 39 at this point last year. Among the latest winners, there have been 33 TSP+ awards and 38 TSP medalists.

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One of the safety features on Volvo's new XC90 is called Run Off Road Protection, which detects when the car leaves the tarmac at high speed and prepares the cabin and occupants for an impact. After detection, the system retracts the seat belts while a spine protection element between the seat and the seat frame helps cushion the blow for passengers, the airbags are activated in case of a forceful frontal impact and release pin is sprung that retracts the brake pedal.

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