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Thed Björk breaks into top five to best WTCC qualifying result

posted by on 25 September 2016 in Motorsport News

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Thed Björk broke into the top five of the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) qualifying session at Shanghai International Raceway, with team-mate Fredrik Ekblom in seventh position making it the best qualifying result so far for Polestar Cyan Racing. Björk was third fastest in Q2, making it to the final Q3 session for the […] More…

Richard Göransson crowned STCC champion to fourth straight Polestar Cyan Racing double title

posted by on 25 September 2016 in Motorsport News

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Richard Göransson was crowned champion of the 2016 Scandinavian Touring Car Championship in the season finale at Knutstorp today, setting two new records. The drivers’ title is his fifth, more than any other driver in the history of the championship, and Polestar Cyan Racing’s fourth consecutive double title, more than any other team in the […] More…

Volvo Reveals Rugged V90 Cross Country

posted by on 15 September 2016 in News Volvo News

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Shortly after revealing the V90 wagon, Volvo has revealed the V90 Cross Country. The new car taps into 20 years of the Cross Country brand, Volvo’s off-road capable wagon. This latest Cross Country will get a 65mm (2.5 inch) bump in ride height compared to the regular V90, giving it a total of 210mm (8.2 […] More…

Volvo Cars travels down a familiar road with coming V90 Cross Country

posted by on 9 September 2016 in Volvo News

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Volvo Cars’ instrumental role in defining the adventurous Cross Country segment is widely acknowledged. With the imminent reveal of the new V90 Cross Country, the Swedish carmaker is set to cement its leading role as the most capable and comfortable premium all-roader on offer and complete its 90 Series line-up. First generation 1997 – 2000 […] More…

Volvo, Autoliv Team Up to Develop Self-Driving Cars

posted by on 6 September 2016 in News Volvo News

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Volvo and Autoliv have announced a new joint venture for autonomous driving. Autoliv is a leader in automotive safety systems and according to Volvo, the jointly-owned company will focus on developing next-generation autonomous driving software. The plan is to have the new company’s headquarters in Gothenburg, Sweden and an initial workforce taken from both existing companies […] More…

KPAX Performance Labor Day Sale

posted by on 5 September 2016 in Tuner News

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K-PAX Performance is pleased to announce that their first ever Labor Day Sale will commence on Monday, September 2, 2016. Almost every item on the online store will be reduced significantly, including wheel & tire packages, exhaust systems, rotors and suspension packages. The reduced prices are only available online. Quantities are limited. Sale ends Sunday, […] More…

Volvo Amazon – a female warrior turns 60

posted by on 1 September 2016 in Volvo News

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Volvo’s timeless beauty, the Amazon, was introduced to the world for the first time 60 years ago. Named after the female warriors in Greek mythology, it is still one of the most iconic models in Volvo’s history. Volvo’s new four-door model was revealed in the first weekend of September in 1956. It had its première […] More…

Volvo Posts Fourteen Months of Consecutive Double Digit Sales Growth

posted by on 1 September 2016 in Volvo News

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ROCKLEIGH, N.J. (Sept. 1, 2016) – Volvo Car USA, LLC, (VCUSA) reported U.S. sales of 7,682 vehicles, a 30.9 percent increase versus August 2015 and marking the fourteenth consecutive month the company posted double digit sales growth. Year-to-date sales are up 29.5 percent year-over-year. Sales for the month of August were led by the award-winning […] More…

Polestar Cyan Racing Completed First Test for 2017 WTCC Car

posted by on 31 August 2016 in Motorsport News News

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Drivers Robert Dahlgren and Thed Bjork have completed the first tests of Polestar Cyan Racing’s 2017 World Touring Car Championship race cars. The tests of the Volvo S60 Polestar TC1 were completed at Mantorp Park in Sweden last week and are an important step in the team’s development program. “This is a crucial part in […] More…

Volvo Announces Plan to Hire 400 Engineers

posted by on 30 August 2016 in News Volvo News

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Volvo Cars is launching one of the largest recruitment drives in its 89 year history, as it announces that it’s looking to hire about 400 engineers in the next year. Most of the engineers will be working out of Gothenburg, Sweden at Volvo’s R&D headquarters. They’ll be working in software development, helping Volvo in its […] More…

Volvo, Polestar Considering Formula E Entry

posted by on 22 August 2016 in Motorsport News News

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Volvo is eyeing the Formula E race series to promote its electrified models. The Swedish automaker is currently part of the advisory board for the FIA race series and a spokesperson recently confirmed to Autocar that although there are no immediate plans to enter Formula E, it remains a possibility for the brand. Volvo wants to sell […] More…

Volvo Cars and Uber join forces to develop autonomous driving cars

posted by on 19 August 2016 in Volvo News

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Volvo Cars, the Swedish premium car maker, and Uber, the world’s leading ride-sharing company, are to join forces to develop next generation autonomous driving cars. The two companies have signed an agreement to establish a joint project that will develop new base vehicles that will be able to incorporate the latest developments in AD technologies, […] More…

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