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2018 Geely SUV spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 Geely compact SUV spy shots

Chinese automaker Geely is out testing a prototype for a new compact SUV. Normally such news wouldn’t register on Motor Authority but there’s extra significance riding on this model. The compact SUV is based on the CMA (Compact Modular Architecture) platform being developed by Geely in... read more

July 26, 2016 by
 
2017 Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine with Polestar Performance Optimization

Polestar tuning makes the XC90 T8 most powerful Volvo ever

Volvo’s in-house tuner Polestar offers everything from off-the-shelf parts to dedicated performance cars like the S60 and V60 Polestar. In between, Polestar, which... read more June 14, 2016 by


 
2017 Volvo S90  -  First Drive, June 2016

2017 Volvo S90 first drive review

With Volvo’s most recent products, including the 2017 Volvo S90 sedan and upcoming 2018 V90 wagon, the Swedish automaker is wholly embracing its Scandinavian roots... read more June 13, 2016 by


 
2017 Volvo S90

Volvo S90, V90 will get Polestar love

Volvo's Polestar performance division says it will offer a full drivetrain "optimization" for the automaker's new flagship sedan and wagon, the S90 and V90. Although those... read more June 7, 2016 by


 
Volvo Concept Truck

Volvo truck concept uses 30 percent less fuel thanks to less weight, better aero

Volvo Trucks, a separate entity to Volvo Cars, has rolled out a truck concept that could lead to much lower costs for the delivery of goods. The Swedish firm’s concept... read more June 7, 2016 by


 
2016 Volvo XC90 R-Design

Volvo “90” series Polestar models confirmed, could deliver 600 hp

Volvo’s first dedicated performance offerings from its in-house tuner Polestar were the S60 and V60 Polestar sedan and wagon. One of the automaker’s top... read more June 6, 2016 by


 
2018 Volvo V90 Cross Country spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 Volvo V90 Cross Country spy shots

Volvo has started public road trials of a prototype for a new model destined to be called the V90 Cross Country. Cross Country is the designation Volvo uses for its... read more June 2, 2016 by


 
Volvo CMA modular compact car platform

Volvo sees hybrids replacing diesels, even in Europe

Following the revelation of Volkswagen’s emissions cheating scandal, diesels have started to wane in popularity in many parts of the globe, including Europe where... read more June 2, 2016 by


 
Volvo 40.2 concept

Volvo to launch both small and large electric cars

Coinciding with the reveal of its new concepts previewing its next-generation compacts a week ago, Volvo confirmed plans for a second electric car. Volvo first announced its... read more May 23, 2016 by


 
Volvo 40.1 concept

Volvo concepts preview new S40 and XC40 compact cars

With the launch of its large cars complete, Volvo is now focused on introducing a new generation of compact cars. The first of these compacts, or “40” series... read more May 18, 2016 by


 
2015 Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar

Volvo offering hefty discount on 345-horsepower S60, V60 Polestars

Looking for sensible performance? Volvo could make your decision a little easier by offering a hefty discount worth up to $7,500 off of its sport-oriented S60 and V60... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
Volvo in-car delivery service

Volvo starts in-car delivery service

Following the successful trial of a new in-car delivery service, Volvo is ready to now offer it to customers. The service provides a delivery person with location information... read more May 11, 2016 by


 
Google's autonomous Lexus RX450h

Google, carmakers, ride-sharing services team up to expedite autonomous cars

The list is a who's who of autonomous driving: Google, Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F], Volvo, Uber, and General Motors Company-backed [NYSE:GM] Lyft have all banded together to... read more April 27, 2016 by


 
Geely logo and Volvo logo

Report: Geely to go global with new Volvo-based brand

Chinese automaker Geely may be about to introduce a new mainstream brand selling cars developed with Volvo. Since acquiring the Swedish automaker from Ford Motor Company... read more April 26, 2016 by


 
Strongman Magnus Samuelsson in stunt for Volvo Trucks

Volvo Trucks enlists world's strongest man to tug 1.65 million pounds

The world's strongest man is, as the accolade implies, a strong man. His name is Magnus Samuelsson and he's best known for reaching the World's Strongest Man finals 10... read more April 15, 2016 by


 
Volvo Drive Me autonomous car trial

Volvo plans autonomous car public trials in China

Next year will see Volvo run an autonomous car trial in its home market of Sweden where members of the public use self-driving XC90s on a daily basis to help gather data for... read more April 8, 2016 by


 
 

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