Volvo EX30 Wins Red Dot Award

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Volvo’s small SUV, the EX30, has been awarded the prestigious Red Dot: Best of the Best Product Design Award for 2024. This recognition marks a significant achievement for the Volvo EX30, highlighting its outstanding design and innovation in the highly competitive automotive sector.

Key Highlights

  • Volvo EX30 earns the prestigious Red Dot Award.
  • Rated highly across multiple design principles.
  • Features innovative use of materials and space optimization.
  • Recognized with over 20 significant automotive awards.
  • Forms part of Volvo’s commitment to sustainability and safety.

The award criteria focused on several core aspects of design excellence including functionality, appeal, usability, and responsibility. A panel of 39 international experts awarded the EX30 a score of 93 out of 100, placing it at the forefront of automotive design. “The Volvo EX30 embodies Volvo Cars’ design values in a smaller format and is a showcase in premium Scandinavian design where form follows function,” remarked Jim Rowan, CEO of Volvo Cars.

The design of the EX30 includes a long wheelbase and large wheels, which contribute to its balanced and refined exterior. The SUV uses natural and recycled materials, supporting Volvo’s environmental goals. Additionally, the layout inside the EX30 maximizes the benefits of its electric framework, offering a versatile and premium cabin space.

Multi-Awarded Vehicle

Revealed last summer, the EX30 has quickly become a favorite in the automotive world, amassing more than 20 accolades. These include the prestigious Car Design Award 2024 and recognitions such as The Sun Car of the Year and World Urban Car from the World Car of the Year.

Volvo’s 2023 Milestones

In 2023, Volvo Car Group reported a record core operating profit of SEK 25.6 billion, with revenues reaching a peak of SEK 399.3 billion. The company sold a record 708,716 cars globally. Volvo is steadfast in its transition to electric vehicles, aiming for complete electrification by 2030 and targeting net-zero emissions by 2040.

About Volvo Car Group

Founded in 1927, Volvo is a premier global car brand, renowned for its commitment to safety, quality, and environmental care. Headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden, Volvo maintains a strong international presence with operations spanning three continents and a workforce of about 43,400 full-time employees. The company’s shares are traded on the Nasdaq Stockholm under the ticker “VOLCAR B”.

“For life. To give people the freedom to move in a personal, sustainable and safe way,” represents the core purpose of Volvo Cars, aiming to lead in the automotive industry through innovation and responsibility.

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