Now comes the news that the new Volvo S60 sedan - to be launched later this year - will be the first Volvo to be produced without a diesel engine.
Instead, they will be available as either a mild petrol hybrid, plug-in petrol hybrid or battery electric vehicle.
Samuelsson told the FT: "We're not saying diesel is more dirty, but it's more complicated and more expensive".
The manufacturer previously suggested that its current generation of diesel engines could be its last, and announced a year ago that all its new cars launched from 2019 would have an element of electric drive, either with a hybrid or fully electric powertrain.
The revamped mid-size S60 sedan, to be unveiled in the next few weeks, will become Volvo's first model not featuring a diesel option, the Gothenburg, Sweden-based company said Wednesday in a statement. "The new S60 represents the next step in that commitment", he has said.
June's petrol price could rocket past R15 a litre
The Congress leader P Chidambaram tweeted on Monday that the recent "interval" has coincided with Karnataka elections. This means that the country started the month of May with a fuel price deficit.
The new S60 will initially be available with a range of four-cylinder petrol engines as well as with two petrol plug-in hybrid versions - the T6 and T8 Twin Engine we already know from the new V60.
Samuelsson went on to explain that Volvo now feels that hybrid, mild-hybrid, and plugin-hybrid technology have overtaken diesel not just in terms of reducing emissions, but also now in terms of cost, both at the time of vehicle development, and when that vehicle is subsequently in use.
Volvo says the new S60 will be launched later this spring, with production to start this autumn. The Charleston plant will be the only manufacturing location for the new S60. Ltd, has said it plans to offer only hybrid or full-electric motors on every new model launched from 2019.
A switch away from diesel cars could cause problems for authorities trying to meet Carbon dioxide emissions targets, as petrol cars typically emit more Carbon dioxide.
The carmaker is also hoping to have at least 50 per cent new auto sales by 2025 to be electric vehicles.
He says that it's all down to the type of exercise you do in your spare time, versus occupational physical activity. The studies they added considered majorly the lifestyle aspects of smoking and alcohol consumption, etc.
The key principle of Modinomics: "Fool as many people as you can, as often as you can", Gandhi said in a tweet. Mizoram, the seven north-eastern states to have a non-BJP government, goes to polls in December.
The department is taking part in a national seat belt campaign, Click It or Ticket , that runs from Monday through June 3. During the campaign, officials say law enforcement will adopt a "zero-tolerance approach toward violators".
With Ramadan starting on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, the 30-day period will come to an end on Thursday, June 14, 2018. Thursday will be the first day of Ramadan in all other Gulf states as well as in many Arab and Muslim countries.
At the time of the launch, the company has confirmed that these smartphones will receive Android update for the next two years. Powering the mid-range smartphone is a Snapdragon 636 chipset, which is the same chipset found inside the Redmi Note 5 Pro.
While Samsung noted that additional market availability is "coming soon", it won't make it to India, at least initially. However, the two new color variants have been rolled out with Augmented Reality support, powered by Google .
Moto G6 and Moto G6 Play are highly expected to arrive in India, but there hasn't been an official word on the matter until now. The company did not reveal when exactly the new handsets will launch, but the teaser simply states they're "coming soon".
Earlier this year, Amazon launched free, two-hour delivery on Whole Foods groceries through its Prime Now service in 10 cities. Items eligible for additional Prime member discounts will be designated by special signs in Whole Foods stores.
Dooley said he believes that Thomas will change his mind again and go to the ceremony - because he loves Meghan so much. Ragland, a social worker and yoga teacher who lives in Los Angeles , is to accompany her daughter in the bridal auto .
Adobe XD has some plugins - including recently launched integration with the likes of Zeplin, Avocode and Sympli . Additional details on plan options and pricing for each tier are available on Adobe's website .
Probe into Chechen-born Paris attacker widens
He said that while the 21-year-old man was born in Chechnya, he had spent nearly his entire life in France. The friend, arrested in the eastern French city of Strasbourg, was born in 1997, a source said.
Sonam Kapoor shines in nude gown at Cannes
Everbody wanted to see what Sonam Kapoor would wear on her mehendi/wedding/reception and also who all would attend the party. On her first day, Sonam also had Pakistani beauty and Raees actor Mahira Khan accompanying her on the red carpet.
N.Korea hints at joining non-nuclear treaties
Japan and the United States have urged North Korea to take specific actions under worldwide non-nuclear treaties. Han did not explicitly mention the Comprehensive nuclear Test-Ban Treaty aimed at introducing that total ban.
Ramadan to start on Thursday in Bahrain
Increasingly common are Ramadan tents in five-star hotels that offer lavish and pricey meals from sunset to sunrise. Ramadan is a 30 day period of fasting recognizing the completion of the holy book by the Prophet Muhammad.
World oil prices reach maximum since 2014
But they warned there was a risk that deteriorating conditions in Iran would push prices to $100, a level not seen since 2014. At the same time, the analysts said the global economy is growing at a healthy pace and supporting higher demand for oil.
Scam-hit PNB posts huge loss
The total income for the fourth quarter declined to Rs 12,945.68 crore from Rs 14,989.33 crore in the year-ago period. Currently, the probe agencies are investigating the matter and have also seized many properties of Nirav and Choksi.
Germany reveal provisional squad for 2018 World Cup
Grindel struck a more conciliatory note on Tuesday, saying , "People can make mistakes and we have to keep things in perspective". Petersen helped his club stay in the Bundesliga with 15 goals in 32 league appearances, eight of those as a substitute.