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Volvo Posts Ten Months of Consecutive Double Digit Sales Growth

posted by on 3 May 2016 in Volvo News

The new Volvo XC90

ROCKLEIGH, N.J. (May 3, 2016) – Volvo Car USA, LLC, (VCUSA) reported U.S. sales of 6,169 vehicles, a 33.1 percent increase versus April 2015. Year-to-date sales are up 22.7 percent over the first four months of 2015. Sales for the month of April were led by the award-winning XC90 luxury sedan with 3,009 vehicles sold. Most […] More…

STCC: Dahlgren and Göransson Share Wins in Fiery Season Opener

posted by on 3 May 2016 in Motorsport News

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Robert Dahlgren came close to making it a perfect STCC season opener with pole, victory in race one and second place in race two. Polestar Cyan Racing team mate Richard Göransson bounced back after retiring in the first race due to a fire to win the second race, claiming his 40th STCC victory. ”I am […] More…

Big Changes Await Multi-Billion Pound Motor Insurance Industry due to Autonomous Cars

posted by on 3 May 2016 in Volvo News

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The multi-billion pound motor insurance industry faces a period of radical restructuring as a result of the advent of autonomously driving cars, with the number of crashes set to drop by 80 per cent by 2035* and insurance premiums set to plummet, a high level panel discussion organized by Volvo Cars and Thatcham Research will […] More…

STCC: Polestar Cyan Racing Line-Up Meets New Challenge in Season Opener

posted by on 27 April 2016 in Motorsport News

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A merited Polestar Cyan Racing line-up is going to meet a new challenge in this weekend’s Scandinavian Touring Car Championship season opener at the airport circuit in Skövde, Sweden. Five fast facts • Drivers Richard Göransson and Robert Dahlgren have together claimed 56 STCC victories • The Skövde circuit is located at an airport and […] More…

Volvo Cars to Launch UK’s Largest and Most Ambitious Autonomous Driving Trial

posted by on 27 April 2016 in Volvo News

Volvo XC90 Drive Me

Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, is to begin the UK’s most ambitious autonomous driving trial next year to speed up the introduction of a technology that promises to massively reduce car accidents as well as free up congested roads and save drivers valuable time. The Swedish company, whose name has been synonymous with automotive […] More…

Volvo S90 Excellence Interior Concept is a Piece of Art

posted by on 25 April 2016 in Volvo News

Volvo S90 Excellence Interior Concept

Volvo Cars has unveiled a unique piece of art, based on the interior of the new S90 Excellence sedan, Volvo Cars’ top-of-the-line variant of the S90. The sculpture clearly illustrates how the Lounge Console could look in the new S90 Excellence, and Volvo Cars’ commitment to deliver a new and exciting take on progressive luxury. […] More…

Volvo Cars Announces New Target of 1 Million Electrified Cars Sold by 2025

posted by on 21 April 2016 in Volvo News

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Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, has announced that it aims to sell a total of up to one million electrified cars by 2025. The Swedish company plans to achieve this aim by offering at least two hybrid versions of every model in its range and releasing the first all-electric car in 2019. “It is […] More…

WTCC: Fan Favorite Hungaroring Up Next in Busy Schedule for Polestar Cyan Racing

posted by on 20 April 2016 in Motorsport News

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Less than one week after the FIA World Touring Car Championship races in Slovakia, Polestar Cyan Racing are set and ready for the third race weekend of 2016 at the Hungaroring in Hungary. Five fast facts • Hungaroring is one of the most popular events on the WTCC calendar with packed stands • Polestar Cyan […] More…

Volvo XC90 Crowned Best SUV at Fleet World Honours

posted by on 20 April 2016 in Volvo News

Volvo XC90 Drive Me

The Volvo XC90 has been crowned Best SUV at the Fleet World Honours 2016. The prestigious award ceremony was held at the famous Royal Automobile Club in London on Tuesday 19th April 2016. The XC90 was praised by the judges for its elegant design, luxurious and practical interior, and advanced safety and connectivity equipment. Commenting […] More…

V8 Supercar: Scott McLaughlin Claims Clean Sweep at Phillip Island

posted by on 19 April 2016 in Motorsport News

2016 V8 Supercar Championship Round 3. 
Phillip Island SuperSprint, Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit, Victoria, Australia.
Friday 15th April to Sunday 17th April 2016.
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McLaughlin takes second spot on leader board Volvo S60 driver Scott McLaughlin’s emphatic clean sweep at Phillip Island on the weekend has propelled him into second place in the 2016 V8 Supercars championship. The 22 year-old Volvo-Wilson Security Racing GRM driver dominated the weekend, winning both races, as well as two pole positions, and setting […] More…

Volvo XC60, V60 Win Over Northwestern Media

posted by on 18 April 2016 in Volvo News

Volvo V60 Win Over Northwestern Media

Rockleigh, NJ-  The Volvo XC60 and Volvo V60 have been ranked favorites of the Northwest Automotive Press Association (NWAPA). The 2016 XC60 T6 All-Wheel-Drive compact utility vehicle was voted best Premium Utility Vehicle, and the 2016 V60 Cross Country wagon voted best Premium Compact Utility Vehicle, at the NWAPA’s Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the […] More…

Volvo XC90 Named Among Wards 10 Best Interiors

posted by on 14 April 2016 in Volvo News

Volvo XC90 Excellence Lounge Concept

ROCKLEIGH, NJ – The all-new Volvo XC90 has earned a spot among the 2016 Wards 10 Best Interiors awards, which recognizes new or significantly improved passenger vehicle interiors. The Volvo XC90’s interior is designed to make occupants feel better when they arrive at their destination than they did when they set out. Natural materials such […] More…

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