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Volvo Car Group announces June retail sales

posted by on 2 July 2015 in Volvo News


Volvo Cars reports strong growth in Europe, first XC90 cars delivered to Chinese customers Global retail sales up 7.9 per cent in June European growth 18.7 per cent on strong XC60 sales Volvo XC90 reaches first customers in China Volvo Cars posted a 7.9 per cent increase in retail sales for the month of June, […] More…

The All-New Volvo XC90 – Auto Express Car of the Year 2015

posted by on 1 July 2015 in Volvo News


After just one month in the UK and 12 years after the original XC90 took the title, the all-new Volvo XC90 has been named Car of the Year 2015 and Large SUV of the Year category winner at this year’s Auto Express New Car Awards 2015. The award ceremony was held at the Grand Connaught […] More…

Volvo Cars’ Sensus interface voted most innovative HMI system

posted by on 29 June 2015 in News Volvo News


Volvo Cars’ Sensus interface voted most innovative HMI system Volvo Cars’ in-car control interface, Sensus, has been awarded the title of ‘Most Innovative HMI System’ at the 2015 Car HMI Concept & Systems conference in Berlin. The award singled out Volvo Cars as being at the forefront of HMI (Human Machine Interface) design and was […] More…

Scott McLaughlin Edition Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar to New Zealand

posted by on 29 June 2015 in Volvo News


Polestar expands to a new market as New Zealand gets a Scott McLaughlin Edition of the Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar. “It’s great that Volvo New Zealand and Polestar have given me this unique opportunity to create a Limited Edition model after having some input into the development of the car in Sweden,” said Scott […] More…

Double victory for Volvo Polestar Racing in frantic twilight race

posted by on 26 June 2015 in Volvo News


Volvo Polestar Racing duo Thed Björk and Fredrik Ekblom scored one STCC victory each in a chaotic twilight race at Mantorp Park. ”What a race! The feeling is incredibly good after this victory. The balance of the car was great and I gained points on the championship lead which was my target ahead of the […] More…

Swedish Car Day 2015 Photo Gallery

posted by on 23 June 2015 in Events Coverage


Finding a good and trustworthy repair shop is difficult. Finding a good and trustworthy repair shop that understands enthusiasts and the use of both OEM and non-OEM parts is even more challenging. However, I may have found an independent shop that does and you should check them out if you are in the DC Metro […] More…

Hard-fought Darwin weekend for Volvo Polestar Racing

posted by on 22 June 2015 in Motorsport News


Volvo Polestar Racing drivers Scott McLaughlin and David Wall had to fight hard throughout the entire V8 Supercars weekend in Darwin. McLaughlin finished the weekend with an impressive climb up through the field, from 25th position to 11th. ”It has been a pretty tough weekend and I made a few mistakes, so I got to […] More…

Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar becomes available through digital commerce

posted by on 16 June 2015 in Volvo News


The Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar makes its digital debut this year as it becomes available on selected markets through purchase at volvocars.com/polestar. ”We are delighted to become a part of the digital development of Volvo, enabling us together to reach an even wider group of performance-minded Volvo customer,” said Christian Dahl, CEO of Polestar. […] More…

World premiere of the Volvo XC90 by HEICO SPORTIV

posted by on 12 June 2015 in Industry News


• Striking design thanks to HEICO SPORTIV Bodykit • World premiere of Selected Sound • New 22” and 23” VOLUTION® sport wheels Weiterstadt – The curtain is raised for the brand new Volvo XC90 by HEICO SPORTIV. Coinciding with next Saturday’s market launch, the preeminent Weiterstadt-based Volvo specialist will be-come the world’s first vehicle finisher […] More…

Volvo Cars’ standard safety technology cuts accident claims by 28 per cent

posted by on 11 June 2015 in Volvo News


One of the most comprehensive scientific studies performed on collision avoidance systems in cars reveals that Volvo Cars’ standard City Safety technology reduces insurance claims for rear-end frontal collisions by 28 per cent. Based on real-life accumulated insurance claims data from the Swedish insurers If and Volvia, the study of City Safety performance conclusively reveals […] More…

Volvo Cars Tops U.S. News & Word Report’s Luxury Midsize SUV Rankings

posted by on 11 June 2015 in Volvo News


Rockleigh NJ – The all-new 2016 Volvo XC90 has been ranked the number one Luxury Midsize SUV by U.S. News & World Report, while the 2015 S60, XC60, and S80 received Best Bet awards from Cars.com. The U.S. News ranking (as of June 6, 2015) is based off the consensus opinion of America’s top automotive […] More…

IPD’s Summer Sale!

posted by on 4 June 2015 in Volvo News


Summer is one of the best times to start, continue or finish some of those Volvo projects you’ve been meaning to knock off your list. In order to help you get your Volvo road worthy so you can enjoy your summer, we are holding our Annual Summer Sale. These prices are identical to those that […] More…

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