Volvo

  • Volvo's Autonomous Traffic Jam Assistance in Action [VIDEO]

    Volvo's new traffic jam assistace function technology automatically follows the vehicle in front in slow-moving queues up to 30mph, will be ready for production in 2014. "This technology makes driving more relaxed in the kind of monotonous queuing that is a less attractive part of… Continue reading »

  • Volvo V40 R-Design & Cross Country Pricing Announced

    Volvo has announced the pricing of the all-new Volvo V40 R-Design and Volvo V40 Cross Country. The V40 R-Design starts from £22,295 and the the more rugged looking V40 Cross Country from £22,595. The V40 R-Design features a revised front bumper and rear diffuser, five-spoke… Continue reading »

  • Volvo V40 Cross Country Revealed [VIDEOS]

    The all-new Volvo V40 Cross Country is the third variant of the V40 to be revealed at next week's Paris Motor Show. The V40 Cross Country features a more rugged style than the standard model. Unique details include sleek silver roof rails, contrasting front bumper,… Continue reading »

  • Volvo V40 R-Design Revealed Ahead Of Paris Debut [VIDEO]

    Volvo has revealed the V40 R-Design ahead of its public debut end of this month at the Paris Motor Show. The sporty R-Design can be combined with all engines available for the all-new Volvo V40, from the D2 diesel with 115bhp, to the high-performance T5… Continue reading »

  • Volvo S60, V60 And V70 Business Editions Revealed

    Volvo is going after corporate clients with new Business Editions of the S60, V60 and V70 models. The new Business Edition models offer features aimed specifically at the business driver. Some of the main highlights include satellite navigation, Bluetooth, High-Performance audio and rear park assist… Continue reading »

  • Volvo Introduces Three New Safety Systems [VIDEOS]

    Volvo has released details about three new safety systems that are currently under development and part of Volvo's 2020 goal that nobody should be killed or seriously injured in a new Volvo car. The first one is a semi-autonomous driving system which uses camera and… Continue reading »

  • All-new Volvo V40 Priced From £19,745 OTR

    Volvo V40 will make its UK debut next week at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Priced from £19,745 OTR, the V40 is the first car in the world to feature a pedestrian airbag, and only model in its class to fit Bluetooth and the low… Continue reading »

  • Volvo S60 Polestar Concept Revealed, Packs 508bhp

    Volvo S60 Polestar with 508bhp is a true match to Mercedes C63 AMG, BMW M3 and Audi RS4. Power comes from a 508bhp turbocharged Volvo T6 inline-six with power sent to upgraded Haldex all-wheel drive via six-speed manual transmission. 0-62mph comes in just 3.9sec and… Continue reading »

  • Volvo S60 Polestar To Debut At The Gothenburg City Race [teaser video]

    Polestar and Volvo have a long history together. For the 2012 racing season Polestar has entered four Volvo S60s in the new Swedish racing series TTA - Racing Elite League. In parallel with the race-car development, a street-version of the S60 has also been developed,… Continue reading »

  • Volvo's Hybrid Truck ‘Mean Green’ Sets A New World Speed Record [video]

    Volvo’s hybrid truck, ‘Mean Green’, established new world speed records on April 27th at Wendover Airfield in Utah, USA. Driven by Boije Ovebrink of the Swedish Viking Speed Records Team, two new world speed records were achieved. 236.577 km/h (147.002 mph) in the flying kilometre… Continue reading »

  • Volvo S80 D5

    New Volvo D5 Engines Make S80, V70, XC70 Greener

    Geely owned brand Volvo has boosted its green credentials with a new range of D5 diesel engines that emit just 129g/km of CO2 in the S80. The upgraded versions of the Volvo V70, XC70 and S80 are the first in the Swedish manufacturer's range to… Continue reading »

  • Volvo Unveils Concept Universe In Shanghai

    Volvo Concept Universe previews a new range-topping luxury saloon, that features simple Scandinavian design packed with modern luxury. Even though the car is 100% concept, we can expect to see some of the design elements in future Volvo's. "The Concept Universe offers the world a… Continue reading »

  • Volvo C30 EV Tested in Extreme Cold [VIDEO]

    The problem with electric cars is that in very low temperatures lot of energy from the battery will go into heating the cabin. Volvo is taking a different approach with their C30 Electric, that they recently tested in temperatures as low as -20° Celsius. The… Continue reading »

  • Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid On Sale By 2012

    Next week at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show, Volvo will be unveiling the V60 Plug-in Hybrid - a virtually production-ready car with carbon dioxide emissions below 50 g/km. The V60 Plug-in Hybrid will be launched on the market in 2012. The V60 Plug-Un Hybrid has… Continue reading »

  • Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid Coming To Geneva Motor Show

    At the 2011 Geneva Motor Show in March, Volvo will be unveiling the V60 Plug-in Hybrid - a virtually production-ready car with carbon dioxide emissions below 50 g/km, and average fuel consumption at just 1.9 l/100 km (142 mpg). The front wheels of the V60… Continue reading »