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Volvo XC60 Plug-In Hybrid Concept

Volvo XC60 Plug-In Hybrid Concept Revealed Ahead Of 2012 Detroit Auto Show

Remember the ultra-efficient, albeit somewhat pricey, diesel-electric V60 Plug-In Hybrid wagon Volvo unveiled for the European market last month? Well here is a preview of the version we’ll get in the U.S., and as previously confirmed it will feature a gasoline-electric setup. The fact that... read more

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Re-imagined modern Volvo P1800 sketch for 50th anniversary

Volvo Shows Off Modern P1800 Sketches For 50th Anniversary

Chris Benjamin, Volvo's chief designer at its Monitoring and Concept Center (VMCC), has put pen to digital paper to re-interpret the iconic P1800 in celebration of its 50th... read more December 8, 2011 by 

2011 Volvo S60

Volvo Expands Polestar Tuning Software To T6 Models

Just a few weeks back we brought you news that Volvo dealers will offer Polestar performance software for select models equipped with the T5 five-cylinder gasoline turbo... read more November 29, 2011 by 

Volvo's design sketches for the 2015 Volvo XC90

Volvo Ponders The Design Of The Next XC90

In dog years, the current Volvo XC90 is approaching retirement age, which makes it positively ancient in the automotive world. Launched in 2002 as a 2003 model, Volvo’s... read more November 17, 2011 by 

Mattias Vöcks' 1967 Volvo Amazon

A 1967 Volvo Wagon Embarrasses A 2011 Ferrari 458 Italia: Video

As far back as World War I, “Q-Ships” were heavily armed but innocent-looking merchant vessels, designed to lure in enemy submarines. Expecting an easy target... read more November 11, 2011 by 

2012 Volvo C70 Inscription

2012 Volvo C70 Inscription: 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show

Against newcomers like the Volkswagen Eos and recently revealed MINI Roadster, Volvo’s C70 is certainly starting to show its age, as we discovered in our own drive... read more November 8, 2011 by 

2010 Volvo C30

Performance Software Coming... To Your Volvo Dealer?

Admit it: Volvo probably isn’t the first brand that comes to mind when you’re pondering performance cars or performance upgrades to existing cars. Volvo tuning... read more November 7, 2011 by 

2012 Volvo S60 R-Design

2006-12 Volvo C70 And 2011-12 Volvo S60 Recalled

Volvo has issued a recall on certain C70 and S60 models due to an incorrectly labeled sticker attached to the affected vehicles’ optional accessory spare tire kit. The... read more October 28, 2011 by 

Volvo V60 Plug-In Hybrid

Volvo V60 Plug-In Hybrid Confirmed For 2012 Launch

Volvo has already confirmed that its upcoming V60 Plug-In Hybrid will be sold in the U.S., albeit in gasoline-electric form whereas the rest of the world will get... read more October 17, 2011 by 

Volvo V30 spy shots

2013 Volvo V30 Spy Video

You’ve seen the spy shots. Now here’s a spy video of Volvo’s new five-door C30, which was spotted recently in a car park in Europe. The new model is... read more October 14, 2011 by 

Volvo V30 spy shots

Volvo Working On C40 Hatch, XC40 Crossover And New C70: Report

Volvo is following an industry trend by developing a new scalable platform that will spawn everything from the next-generation XC90 SUV to replacements for the S80 flagship... read more October 12, 2011 by 

2011 Volvo C70 Convertible

Volvo Ceasing C70 Production In 2013, No Successor In Sight

The current generation Volvo C70 has been with us since 2006, having been most recently updated last year. But the car’s future is not looking so bright, with news from... read more October 4, 2011 by 

2011 Volvo S80

Looking For Better Fuel Economy, Volvo Downsizes To Four Cylinder Engines

Over the next ten years, Swedish automaker Volvo will abandon all five- and six-cylinder engines in favor of more fuel-efficient three- and four-cylinder engines. The move... read more September 22, 2011 by 

Volvo Concept You

Volvo Concept You Preview: 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show

Billed as an evolution of the Concept Universe, the latest forward-looking design out of Volvo is the Concept You, unveiled today in Frankfurt. Taking the full-size sedan... read more September 13, 2011 by 

2011 Volvo Concept You teaser

2011 Volvo Concept You Teased Ahead Of Frankfurt Debut

Volvo is planning a new concept for next week’s 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show and we now have an official video teaser showing off some of its details. Dubbed the Concept... read more September 7, 2011 by 

2012 Volvo XC90

2013 Volvo XC90 Preview

Having first been launched back in 2002, the Volvo XC90 is now one of the oldest models currently in production. Nevertheless, the mid-size luxury crossover will have to... read more September 6, 2011 by 


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