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Pole and Podium for Volvo Polestar Racing at Gold Coast

posted by on 27 October 2014 in Motorsport News

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Volvo Polestar Racing driver Scott McLaughlin secured his eighth pole position and a podium finish together with co-driver Alexandre Prémat in the second V8 Supercars race in the Gold Coast 600.”I am stoked for the team and stoked to get a surf board, it is one of the coolest trophies you can ever get apart […] More…

Scott McLaughlin Seeks Redemption at Gold Coast

posted by on 22 October 2014 in Motorsport News

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Scott McLaughlin heads to the Gold Coast 600 race this weekend seeking redemption after the Bathurst 1000 race where he lost a strong position after a wall visit. ”Gold Coast is one of my favourite events, it is really demanding and hard for the cars. Coming off some great speed at Bathurst, I am looking […] More…

Volvo Vice President of R&D Confirms Sports Car and Convertible Coming After Model Line Refresh

posted by on 16 October 2014 in Volvo News

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We heard quite a lot of interesting chatter during our time in Sweden for the XC90 launch, much of which was tied to what the brand will be rolling out during their “re-launch” of the brand in the coming years. One of the vehicles being hinted strongly at was a sports model, to be introduced […] More…

The Fastest Car in Britain? TV Presenter Guy Martin Takes Delivery of the VOX Volvo Amazon

posted by on 15 October 2014 in Volvo News

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When it comes to motorsport, the Superbike guys just might be the craziest of the lot. It should come as no surprise then, that British GP rider and occasional TV presenter Guy Martin went looking for something a bit unhinged when he decided to purchase a weekend vehicle.   Luckily for Guy, something even more wild […] More…

Driven: The Limited Edition S60 and V60 Polestar

posted by on 11 October 2014 in Reviews and Road Tests

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What makes a great car? This is the question that the engineers at Polestar wanted to answer when they began the journey for their first production vehicles for consumer use. During the past six-years, the answer became quite simple. The engineers would build a car for people like themselves. With each concept car, starting with […] More…

On Location: Ocean City Volvo Meet

posted by on 9 October 2014 in Events Coverage

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The last weekend of September has become somewhat of a mecca for many car enthusiasts over the past few years.  Originally just a Volkswagen and Audi event, H2O International attracted more cars than ever before, ranging from a Datsun 510 Wagon to a Ferrari F40.  Because of the centralized “strip” layout of Ocean City, the […] More…

Volvo Cars reveals 450 horsepower High Performance Drive-E Powertrain Concept

posted by on 7 October 2014 in Volvo News

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Today, Volvo revealed a Triple Boost technology that takes Volvo’s four-cylinder Drive-E Powertrain petrol engine to 450 BHP. This is further evidence of Volvo’s commitment to delivering driving pleasure through down-sizing. The concept also gives us a glimpse into what may be in the pipeline for future Polestar models based on the Drive-E platform. Volvo […] More…

Video: Thed Björk’s Journey to the 2014 STCC Title

posted by on 6 October 2014 in Motorsport News

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Thed Björk secured his third STCC title at Mantorp Park in Sweden two weeks ago. Join the Volvo Polestar Racing driver during the season finale in our latest video.  Björk managed to secure his second straight STCC title, something only three drivers has managed before in the 18-year history of the championship. But his journey […] More…

Gallery: Paris Motor Show

posted by on 3 October 2014 in Volvo News

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While we were all soundly asleep in our beds, our own George Achorn was on the ground in France to experience the Paris Motor Show first-hand.  Since Volvo already had a major reveal of the new XC90 and a re-launch of the brand in Stockholm, their show presence was mainly to display multiple versions of the All-New XC90 and offer […] More…

Volvo Car Group’s All-New XC90 SUV Takes Center Stage at the Paris Motor Show

posted by on 3 October 2014 in Volvo News

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All-new XC90 symbolic of Volvo’s brand transformation strategy aimed at challenging the worldwide dominance of the German car brands Volvo’s highly anticipated successor to the current XC90, which redefined the SUV market and is the most successful product in Volvo’s history was showcased at the biennial Motorshow. Three years in the making and part of […] More…

The Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar- What Our Race Drivers Drive to Work (with Video)

posted by on 3 October 2014 in Volvo News

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Polestar has raced Volvo cars since its foundation in 1996. Countless hours of preparation, development, experiences and victories on racing circuits all over the world. The new Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar is our first step into the performance car market, taking our gathered knowledge of pushing Volvo cars to the very limit further on […] More…

Volvo Car Group Reports 8.6 Per Cent Sales Growth in September

posted by on 3 October 2014 in Volvo News

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Global sales of 44,491 cars, up 8.6 per cent versus September last year Volvo Cars’ fifteenth consecutive month of growth Year-to-date sales of 339,200 cars, an increase of 9.2 per cent versus 2013 Volvo Cars posted a fifteenth consecutive month of retail sales growth in September, with China, Europe and the United States all recording […] More…

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