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2016 Volvo XC90

Volvo Shows Off New XC90’s Button-Less Interface: Video

In just a couple of months Volvo will reveal its first all-new XC90 since the launch of the original SUV all the way back in 2002. The new XC90 is shaping up to be a much more luxurious and refined model than the one it replaces, and it will also be packing some of the latest technology found in... read more

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2015 Volvo V60 Polestar

Future Polestar Volvos To Offer Diesel And Hybrid Options

Volvo's Polestar performance brand doesn't have the heritage of BMW M or Mercedes-AMG, but what it lacks in history it makes up for in style, performance and plenty of bright... read more May 13, 2014 by 


 
Volvo ‘Drive Me’ autonomous car pilot project in Gothenburg, Sweden

Volvo ‘Drive Me’ Autonomous Car Pilot Project Gets Underway In Sweden: Video

While in the U.S. Google is making strides in the development of autonomous cars, overseas major automakers such as Mercedes-Benz, Nissan and Volvo are also at an advanced... read more April 30, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volvo V60 Plug-In Hybrid R-Design

2015 Volvo V60 Plug-In Hybrid R-Design: Forbidden Fruit

Volvo’s first plug-in hybrid model in the U.S. will be based on its next-generation XC90 SUV and is still more than a year away from reaching showrooms, but overseas... read more April 24, 2014 by 


 
Volvo Torslanda Plant in Gothenburg, Sweden

Volvo Expands 50-Year-Old Torslanda Plant For 2016 XC90 Production

Volvo is in the final stages of developing its next-generation XC90, and soon production of the all-new SUV will get underway at the automaker’s Torslanda assembly... read more April 24, 2014 by 


 
Volvo S60L Petrol Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle concept, 2014 Beijing Auto Show

Volvo S60 Plug-In Hybrid Concept To Debut At 2014 Beijing Auto Show

Volvo’s V60 wagon has been sold with a diesel-electric plug-in hybrid drivetrain overseas for the past couple of years. At the 2014 Beijing Auto Show on Sunday, the... read more April 17, 2014 by 


 
Racing driver Scott McLaughlin tests the 2015 Volvo S60 Polestar

Volvo V8 Supercars Drivers Check Out The 2015 S60 Polestar: Video

Racing drivers Scott McLaughlin and Robert Dahlgren recently headed to northern Sweden to spend some time in the new 2015 Volvo S60 Polestar. The duo race a unique version of... read more April 2, 2014 by 


 
1966 Ford Mustang paired with Volvo 240DL wagon for unique 'sedan delivery' on eBay

1966 Ford Mustang Meets Volvo Wagon: A Marriage Of Convenience?

If you're asking yourself why anyone would want to graft a Volvo 240DL's wagon roof and hatch onto a Ford Mustang, let us know when you find out. We're asking ourselves the... read more March 28, 2014 by 


 
Volvo Inscription

Volvo Adds Luxury And Engine Choices For 2015 Lineup

Volvo is eager to position its vehicles as being more premium than some may currently view them. To do that, the automaker is offering up a 2015 lineup that features more... read more March 27, 2014 by 


 
Volvo S60 KERS engineering prototype

Volvo Gives Update On Flywheel Tech, Eyes 2020 Rollout

About a year ago we brought you the first details on a flywheel-based hybrid system Volvo is developing that could reduce fuel consumption by up to 25 percent. Volvo has... read more March 27, 2014 by 


 
Volvo Concept Estate

Volvo Concept Estate To Spawn V90 Luxury Wagon: Report

Volvo presented a stunning shooting brake concept at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show that previewed technologies and styling themes the Swedish automaker will apply to its future... read more March 25, 2014 by 


 
2010 Volvo C30

Volvo’s CMA Platform To Spawn C30 Replacement, Other Compacts

We’ve heard a lot about Volvo’s new Scalable Product Architecture (SPA) over the past year, a modular platform that will underpin all of the Swedish... read more March 21, 2014 by 


 
Volvo car-to-car slippery road detection

Volvo's Car-To-Car Tech Pilot Begins In Scandinavia

It's a familiar sight in motor racing: The engine in a car ahead lets go in spectacular fashion, dropping a slick of oil for as long as it takes to get off the circuit. Cars... read more March 20, 2014 by 


 
Volvo's driver-sensing technology

Volvo Gets Serious On Driver Sensing Tech

Volvo has always been known for its stance on car safety. Whether that's through headrests, airbags or seatbelts, or simply building cars tougher than the objects they're... read more March 17, 2014 by 


 
Volvo’s first victory in V8 Supercars

Volvo Secures V8 Supercars Victory After Just Two Rounds

Volvo and its performance partner Polestar has secured their first victory in Australia’s competitive V8 Supercars race series after just two rounds of competition... read more March 17, 2014 by 


 
Unlike GPS and camera systems, magnets remain unaffected by weather and physical objects

Volvo Uses Magnets In The Road To Help Steer Autonomous Cars

Like many automakers, Volvo sees autonomous cars as the most significant means of minimizing road accidents as it would eliminate the number one cause of most crashes, human... read more March 11, 2014 by 


 
 

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