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Volvo commits to electric car development

Volvo electric car coming in 2019

Volvo unveiled a fully electric C30 compact hatch in 2009 that it used for research purposes and even loaned out to customers to learn more about how people use electric cars on a daily basis. The electric C30, dubbed the C30 BEV, proved popular as Volvo soon after became one of the first... read more

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Volvo Drive Me autonomous car pilot project in Gothenburg, Sweden

Automotive Safety Giant Autoliv To Help Develop Autonomous Systems With Volvo

Automotive safety systems giant Autoliv has joined Volvo in the Swedish automaker’s Drive Me autonomous car research project. The two companies will share their... read more September 30, 2015 by


 
Polestar Volvo Cyan Racing

Polestar Racing To Become Cyan Racing

We're in love with the Polestar offerings from Volvo. The automaker loves them too, which is why it purchased Polestar earlier this year. The plan is to roll out more... read more September 9, 2015 by


 
2017 Volvo S90 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2017 Volvo S90 Spy Shots

Volvo’s next all-new car will be a mid-size sedan reviving the automaker’s S90 nameplate, and a prototype for it has just been spotted. The car will replace the... read more September 9, 2015 by


 
2016 Volvo XC90 T6 Inscription  -  Quick Drive, July 2015

Three Quarters Of Volvo XC90 Buyers Opt For Range-Topping Inscription Trim

When it first unveiled its second-generation XC90 a year ago, Volvo said it would be going after premium buyers, those that normally shopped at brands like Audi and BMW. This... read more August 20, 2015 by


 
2016 Volvo XC90

Notes From The Driveway: 2016 Volvo XC90

My colleague Bengt Halvorson calls the 2016 Volvo XC90 one of the most important production introductions of the year. Let me clarify that for you. To the industry, the... read more July 31, 2015 by


 
2015 Volvo V60 Polestar

Volvo Buys Polestar, Confirms High-Performance Hybrids

Volvo hasn't been shy about its performance intentions, and now it’s made a significant move by buying Polestar, the Swedish motorsports and engineering firm that in... read more July 14, 2015 by


 
2015 Volvo XC60

Volvo Offering Lifetime Parts And Labor Warranty

Volvo is now offering a special lifetime parts and labor warranty, effective as long as the work involves genuine Volvo parts originally bought and installed at one of the... read more July 9, 2015 by


 
2015 Volvo V60 Polestar

Volvo Bringing A Few More Polestar Sedans & Wagons Stateside For 2016

The Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar cars are simply wonderful driving machines. These cars boast a 345-horsepower turbocharged inline six-cylinder engine that sends power out to... read more June 17, 2015 by


 
2016 Volvo XC90 T8 'Twin Engine' plug-in hybrid, Spain, Feb 2015

Volvo Combats Wait Times For New XC90 By Subsidizing Rental XC60s

Volvo has a problem on its hands. Its new XC90 SUV, which starts at $49,895 (with shipping), is generating plenty of excitement from buyers, but with wait times of up to... read more June 16, 2015 by


 
Volvo XC60 City Safe demonstration goes horribly wrong

Volvo Safety Demonstration Goes Horribly Wrong: Video

Volvo has a bit of a bad track record with its automatic assistance systems and demonstrations for the press and public. The latest demonstration, involving an XC60 and its... read more May 21, 2015 by


 
2016 Volvo S60 Cross Country

Volvo Prices 2016 S60 Inscription From $39,695, S60 Cross Country From $44,495

Volvo is expanding its S60 range with two new additions for the 2016 model year. One is the long-wheelbase S60 Inscription that’s sourced from China and the other is... read more May 21, 2015 by


 
Volvo XC90 production in Gothenburg, Sweden

Volvo Picks South Carolina For New U.S. Plant

Volvo has confirmed plans for a new vehicle assembly plant just outside of Charleston, South Carolina. The Swedish automaker, whose parent company is Chinese firm Geely, is... read more May 11, 2015 by


 
Volvo tuner Polestar now offering optimization for Drive-E engines and drivetrains

Volvo Tuner Polestar Now Offering Dealer-Fitted Drivetrain Mods

Volvo’s official motorsport arm and burgeoning tuning division Polestar has come up with a new assortment of dealer-fitted upgrades designed to make your standard Volvo... read more April 29, 2015 by


 
2016 Volvo XC90 T8 'Twin Engine' plug-in hybrid, Spain, Feb 2015

2016 Volvo XC90 T8 ‘Twin Engine’ Priced From $69,095

Volvo's uber-luxurious XC90 Excellence debuted at the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show last week, but at this point there's no information available regarding pricing for the Swedish... read more April 28, 2015 by


 
2013 Volvo V40

Volvo’s New Compact Cars To Be Built In Belgium, Probably China

Volvo’s latest XC90 SUV is based on a modular platform called SPA (short for “Scalable Platform Architecture”) that will eventually underpin all of the... read more April 27, 2015 by


 
 

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