Back in 1999 we set out on a simple mission: to provide Volvo enthusiasts with the most thorough online resource possible. Since then our coverage of all things Volvo — news, feature articles, photo galleries and discussion forums — has gone unmatched defining Swedespeed as the definitive online resource. If this is your first time here, take a look at what’s inside:
- Daily News
- For a small Swedish carmaker, Volvo manages to generate a surprising amount of news, especially when motorsports, aftermarket and lifestyle stories are factored in. Check our news feed daily to stay up on the latest happenings in the Volvo world.
- Road Tests
- Every year we drive dozens of new cars including not only the latest Volvos, but also numerous competitors’ cars. Our informed staff will share their first-hand impressions of each new model, often putting you behind the wheel before the cars reach local dealerships.
- Feature Cars
- Swedespeed would be nothing without its readers, and we like to support you just as you support us. Our Features section highlights your own projects, along with shop-built cars from our favorite aftermarket tuners. If you think your car is worth showing the world, share it with us at [email protected]
- Project Cars
- Brand new or merely new to us, Swedespeed’s staff keeps a fleet of Volvos on hand that we live with, modify, and enjoy on a daily basis. Follow our projects to gather ideas for your car, vicariously experience a possible future toy, and yes, even learn from our mistakes.
- If you’re looking for parts, help, or just someone to appreciate the latest work you’ve done to your machine, our active forums are the place to be. Broken down into categories and by model, you’ll easily find what you need. Buy parts, sell parts, hey – even sell a whole car in our forum classifieds, or comment in the news section about the latest gossip and new model reveals.
- Photo Galleries
- If a picture’s worth a thousand words, we hope you’re ready for some serious reading. Our galleries include both Volvo’s photography and our own, and covers anything and everything Volvo.
As you can see, if you’re looking for Volvo content and resources, you’ve come to the right place. Look around; we hope you like what you see and make us a regular stop during your daily procrastination. If you’re on Facebook, show your support by becoming a fan.
Swedespeed is a publication of Vortex Media Group, a leading independent online publishing company. Among its sister sites are VWVortex.com, Fourtitude.com, and KilometerMagazine.com. We hope you enjoy what we deliver as much as we do creating it.
All of us here at Swedespeed welcome your input. Whether you have a suggestion to improve the site or story idea you would like to see featured on our pages, we look forward to hearing from you. Just send us an e-mail to [email protected] We read every message and will get back to you as soon as we possibly can.
Thank you – The Swedespeed staff
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