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The last, new 3.0L V60 Polestar

posted by on 22 January 2017 in Volvo News


Volvo Car USA imported 265 S60 and V60 Polestar vehicles for model year 2016. Polestar engineers made over 70 modifications and upgrades to the original S60 and V60, resulting in an impressive performance vehicle that gives the driver optimal control in all roads and conditions. The appeal of a classic Volvo wagon with enhanced driving […] More…

Gallery: The VOLTS Volvo 240s

posted by on 18 January 2017 in News On Location


The Tokyo Auto Salon is a bit like the Japanese SEMA. The show is more for custom cars and modifications, than for manufacturers, so you get to see some pretty wild stuff. Sometimes, though, you see something a bit odd and very wonderful, like these Volvo 240 wagons. Made by the maddeningly mysterious VOLTS, about […] More…

K-PAX Racing 19” BBS Wheel Group-Buy Opportunity

posted by on 12 January 2017 in Tuner News


Sonoma, California. (January 11, 2017) – Our supplier and racing partner BBS USA is in the process of preparing their inventory for a new wheel that we have developed together (more on this later). As such they have offered us a special price on their remaining stock of the 19” Anthracite wheels that they manufactured […] More…

Meet the First Family to Test Volvo’s Autonomous XC90

posted by on 9 January 2017 in News Volvo News


In its pursuit of bringing autonomous vehicles to the road, Volvo will test around 100 autonomous vehicles in its home town of Gothenburg, Sweden this year. The Hain family  was the first to receive the keys to its autonomous XC90 today in Detroit. The stereotypically blonde Hain family will test drive the car for 2017, […] More…

Jerry Seinfeld and Kristin Wiig Explore the Volvo-ness

posted by on 6 January 2017 in News Volvo Blog


You may know that Jerry Seinfeld is an avowed fan of Volvos, but it might you to know that Kristen Wiig (SNL, Ghost Busters, Bride’s Maids) is also a big fan of the brand. On the first episode of season nine of Seinfeld’s hit web series, Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, he drives Wiig around […] More…

Volvo Expands Car Sharing Service

posted by on 6 January 2017 in News Volvo News

Volvo Cars digital key

Since 1998 Volvo has been running Sunfleet, a car sharing service in Sweden, and now it’s going global. With more than 50,000 subscribers in 50 Swedish cities, Sunfleet is already doing quite well in Volvo’s home market, but with the changing automotive landscape, the brand recognizes that it’s time to offer the service around the […] More…

The Volvo V90 is Finally Coming to America

posted by on 5 January 2017 in News Volvo News

Volvo V90 R-Design Location

The wagon is experiencing something of a cultural moment right now and few brands have been more adamant supporters of the body style than Volvo. Now, the next chapter is here, as the V90 is set to premiere in Detroit early next week. The final member of the 90 Series family, the V90 is the […] More…

Volvo Cars and Autoliv announce the launch of Zenuity

posted by on 3 January 2017 in Volvo News


Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, and Autoliv, the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems, have signed a final agreement to establish a new joint venture called Zenuity to develop software for autonomous driving and driver assistance systems, based on the letter of intent announced during fall 2016. Zenuity will create a new entrant in […] More…

Volvo Drivers Will Soon Be Able to Join Skype Calls from Their Cars

posted by on 3 January 2017 in News Volvo News

Volvo S90/V90/V90 Cross Country

Volvo announced it will introduce Microsoft’s Skype for Business smartphone app to its new 2017 90 Series vehicles. Accessible through the large center touchscreen, drivers of the Volvo XC90, S90, or V90 can view a list of scheduled meetings, their contact lists and with a simple tap, “Join Meeting” can connect to conference calls without […] More…

Volvo Cars’ new Red Key means your car is always in safe hands

posted by on 24 December 2016 in Volvo News


Volvo Cars has launched a new key designed to give owners peace of mind when entrusting their pride and joy to other users. Available on the new Volvo S90 saloon, V90 estate and XC90 SUV, the Red Key activates functions on the vehicle to help ensure the car is driven responsibly when in the hands […] More…

Volvo Offering a Fat Bonus to S90 Buyers That Come from Other Luxury Brands

posted by on 23 December 2016 in News Volvo News


Volvo is offering a big conquest bonus on its new S90 hoping to lure customers over from the German luxury brands.  According to carsdirect.com, Volvo is giving buyers a $3,000 bonus if they get out of an Audi, BMW, Infiniti, Jaguar, Lexus or Mercedes-Benz vehicle. That is a pretty big jump over the $1,000 that Volvo was […] More…

Swedish Pride: Is Volvo About to Return to the Stock Market?

posted by on 21 December 2016 in News Volvo News

Volvo S90/V90/V90 Cross Country

Volvo has only recently started exhuming itself from its post-recession sales hole and pushing its disastrous fling with Ford into the past. Turning a corner, the company has sold over 470,000 cars so far this year, aided largely by the successes of its XC90 SUV. Operating earnings having tripled in the first half of this year. Now, […] More…

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