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  • Volvo looks to re-brand itself with 2nd generation XC90
    Volvo looks to re-brand itself with 2nd generation XC90
    Volvo not only formally severed any lasting bonds with Ford (which actually sold the brand to China's Zhejiang Geely Holding Group in 2010), it has re-branded itself with the debut of its the second-generation XC90 SUV. The vehicle hadn&rsquo...
  • 2015 Volvo XC60 T6 Drive-E crossover maintains its safe car heritage
    2015 Volvo XC60 T6 Drive-E crossover maintains its safe car heritage
    Volvo’s have always been known as safe cars as the Swedish company perfected numerous build and safety features before other carmakers had them. And although Volvo is now owned by a Chinese company, the cars are still being built in Sweden....
  • Long term test: 2015 Volvo V60 T5 wagon
    Long term test: 2015 Volvo V60 T5 wagon delivers the goods, quickly
    Today we wrapped up our long term test of the 2015 Volvo V60 T5 Drive-E sport wagon. It's a car that Volvo just brought back to the States this year and has all new engines to boot. We wanted to see how well it delivers on its promise of high...
  • Driven: 2015 Volvo XC60 T6 Drive-E
    Driven: 2015 Volvo XC60 T6 Drive-E powers with a supercharger and turbocharger
    Volvo brought all-new powertrains to their 60 series cars and SUV's for 2015 and today we got the opportunity to see what they call Drive-E is all about. Our 2015 Volvo XC60 T6 Drive-E features and industry first turbocharged and supercharged...
  • Volvo designs inflatable child safety seat
    Volvo designs inflatable child safety seat
    The Volvo think tankers are never asleep at the wheel and their recent groundbreaking inflatable child safety seat design concept is case in point. The prototype was created in order to lessen a parent's laundry list of annoyances that have...
  • AT&T and Volvo
    AT&T and Volvo to 'connect' cars in U.S. and Canada
    This week, AT&T, and Volvo Cars entered into a multi-year agreement to equip future Volvo vehicles in the United States and Canada with high speed wireless connectivity. This was announced jointly by AT&T and Volvo on April 16, 2014.It'...
  • 2014 Volvo S60
    2014 Volvo S60 T5 FWD
    For model year 2014, Volvo, now owned by Chinese automaker Geely, has refreshed a significant number of vehicles in its lineup with the S60 midsize sedan included. Upgrades to this model include new front styling said to accelerate its sporty...
  • 2015 Volvo V60 Sport Wagon
    2015 Volvo V60 Sport Wagon has new look and new performance
    Volvo has brought a whole new look and driving experience to North America with the 2015 V60 Sport Wagon which draws solidly from its over 60 years of wagon excellence and then adds its latest styling, engineering and performance to create an all...
  • 2015 Volvo V60
    Volvo V60. The wagon is back.
    Briefly plagued by traveling families in the 70s and 80s, station wagons have been awarded a slightly negative stigma, and are nearly extinct. Replaced over the last few years by taller wagons, aka crossovers, the station wagon gets no love on...
  • Volvo looks to the future of its automobiles with no more buttons and knobs.
    Volvo looks to the future of its automobiles with touch screens at its center
    Volvo has always made one of the best user-friendly cars inside and out, which will continue into their future line of cars with eliminating many of the buttons, knobs, and dials. Volvo will replace them with a touch screen interface in their...
  • Volvo V60 Sports Wagon
    Volvo Drive-E powertrains
    By Frank S. WashingtonLAS VEGAS – If Volvo had not built up a certain amount of capital in the market and within the automotive press, it would have been written off as dead a few years ago.Ford purchased the company in 1999 for $6.4 billion...
  • Driven: 2015 Volvo XC60 Drive-E
    Driven: 2015 Volvo XC60 T6 Drive-E adds efficiency to safety image
    In Las Vegas last week Volvo shared with the collected automotive media that it's at the beginning stages of re-inventing their entire product lineup, building on the safety reputation of its heritage, but adding in some exciting new elements...
  • Volvo Sponsors Exhibit Ft. Celebrated Artist Tom Lamb at The LA Art Show 2014
    Volvo Sponsors Exhibit Ft. Celebrated Artist Tom Lamb at The LA Art Show 2014
    Volvo is sponsoring a featured art exhibit at the LA Art Show 2014 by veteran artist and environmentalist Tom Lamb.Lamb counts himself as a vintage Volvo enthusiast so it comes as no surprise that he was inspired by conjured up images of motoring...
  • Volvo aims to get 100 self-driving cars on the road by 2017
    Volvo aims to get 100 self-driving cars on the road by 2017
    Volvo Car Group is fast-tracking plans to build 100 self-driving cars and get them on the streets of Gothenburg, Sweden in 2017. According to the (now) Chinese-owned company, its new $76.2 million pilot project “Drive It” program...
  • Jean-Claude Van Damme does the Volvo splits
    Jean-Claude Van Damme does the Volvo splits
    This month creative genius surfaced in Volvo’s advertising department. The team'stask was simple: Devise a commercial that demonstrates the precision and stability of Volvo Dynamic Steering that is now available in the automaker&rsquo...