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Volvo Celebrates “60 Years of Estate Heritage” at World’s Biggest Classic Car Show

posted by on 21 March 2016 in Volvo News

The theme for Volvo Cars at the world’s biggest classic car show, Techno Classica, will be “60 years of estate heritage”. The new Volvo V90, just premiered at Geneva Motor Show, benefits from six decades of estate knowledge, starting with the Volvo Duett which was launched in 1953. It was the first car to meet […] More…

Volvo S90 Wins Prestigious Production Car Design of the Year 2015

posted by on 10 March 2016 in Volvo News

Volvo Cars’ S90 premium sedan has been voted Production Car Design of the Year 2015 by a panel of professional car designers from around the globe. The award, presented by Car Design News, represents the pinnacle of automotive design awards. The jury is made up of eighteen top car designers from around the world from […] More…

Volvo Cars Tests Replacing Keys with Smart Phone App

posted by on 25 February 2016 in Volvo News

For decades, drivers have been accustomed to accessing and driving cars with physical keys. But no longer. In a ground-breaking move for the automotive industry, Volvo Cars plans to become the world’s first car manufacturer to offer cars without keys from 2017. Volvo customers will be offered an application for their mobile phones to replace […] More…

Volvo Car Group Profit Trebles to SEK6.6bn in 2015

posted by on 18 February 2016 in Volvo News

Volvo Car Group, the premium car maker, trebled its operating profit for 2015 to SEK6.620bn compared to SEK2.128bn for the same period in 2014. Revenue for the year was SEK164,043m, up from SEK137,590m in 2014. The company also reported an all-time sales record of 503,127 cars in 2015, the first time it has sold more […] More…

Volvo Cars Forecasts Record Sales for 2016

posted by on 18 February 2016 in Volvo News

Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, expects to make record sales in 2016 for the third consecutive year, Håkan Samuelsson, president and chief executive said. Mr Samuelsson also forecast that operating profits would also improve in 2016 driven by growth in all of Volvo’s three main sales regions of China, Europe and the US. The […] More…

Volvo Cars reveals stylish and versatile new V90 estate

posted by on 18 February 2016 in Volvo News

The eagerly-awaited Volvo V90 was revealed today in Stockholm, Sweden. The stylish and versatile V90 is the latest in the premium car maker’s top-of-the-line 90 series sitting alongside the award winning XC90 SUV and the recently-launched S90 premium sedan. Building on Volvo Cars’ indisputable heritage in the estate segment, that began over 60 years ago […] More…

The new Volvo V90 will benefit from over 60 years of estate heritage

posted by on 9 February 2016 in Volvo News

Few car companies can claim the same pedigree as Volvo Cars when it comes to the design and manufacture of family estates. That is why the news that Volvo will reveal its new V90 estate on February 18 in Stockholm is so widely-anticipated and significant. The V90 is a car that benefits from over 60 […] More…

Volvo XC60 is the Best-Selling Midsize SUV in Europe

posted by on 5 February 2016 in Volvo News

The Volvo XC60 was the most sold midsize SUV in Europe in 2015, according to independent figures compiled by automotive research firm JATO. This landmark is another indicator of Volvo Cars’ ongoing transformation and growth story. It also highlights the lasting appeal of the elegant and adaptable XC60, which has been Volvo’s best-selling model since […] More…

Volvo Car Group announces January 2016 retail sales

posted by on 2 February 2016 in Volvo News

Volvo Cars’ global sales up 9.4%, strong growth in all regions Global retail sales of 33,761 cars in January China up 22.9% New Volvo XC90 main growth driver globally Volvo Cars posted a 9.4 per cent increase in retail sales for the month of January, selling 33,761 cars globally. Sales of the all-new Volvo XC90 […] More…

Volvo Cars Honors Diverse Workforce in New XC60 Campaign

posted by on 21 January 2016 in Volvo News

Volvo Cars is using a new advertising campaign for the bestselling XC60 to honour its diverse and growing workforce. The campaign follows in the footsteps of the successful ‘Made By Sweden’ theme that Volvo Cars has been using in recent times. But this time, instead of using heroes such as footballing legend Zlatan Ibrahimović and […] More…