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Volvo will place electronic speed limiters in all of its new cars to prevent drivers from going faster than 112mph, and parents will be able to limit top speeds even further for their teens Every new Volvo sold will now have an electronic speed limiter  The device will ensure cars never travel above 112mph to lessen accident risk The device makes the Swedish manufacturer compliant with a new EU law that will require all cars sold in Europe to have limiters starting in 2022

By Michael Thomsen For Dailymail.com

Published: 23:50 BST, 22 May 2020 | Updated: 23:51 BST, 22 May 2020

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Every new Volvo sold from now on will have a maximum speed of 112mph, or 180kph in Europe, as part of the company's efforts to reduce auto fatalities.

Every new car will come equipped with an electronic speed limiter that will ensure drivers can't go beyond 112mph, even when fully engaging the accelerator.

A company spokesperson confirmed there won't be any way to override the limiter, even in case of emergencies.

All new Volvo models will now come with an electronic speed limiter that will ensure the cars never travel above 112mph to minimize the risk of accidents

All new Volvo models will now come with an electronic speed limiter that will ensure the cars never travel above 112mph to minimize the risk of accidents

'We believe we have an obligation to continue our tradition of being a pioneer in the discussion around the rights and obligations of car makers to take action that ultimately save lives, even if it means losing potential customers,' the company said in a prepared statement.

According to Volvo, there will only be two exemptions to the new limits: Cars produced for the police, and those

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