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Volvo XC Adventure: Road Tripping and Off-Roading in Gateway, Colorado

posted by on 2 June 2011 in Miscellaneous Features

Does Volvo really have so much faith in its products that it thinks even the decade-old XC90 can remain relevant in today’s market? And which XC is best? These are some of the questions we answer after a week with the whole XC range in Colorado. More…

Interview: Lennart Stegland, Head of Volvo Electric Car Development

posted by on 28 January 2011 in Miscellaneous Features

We sat down with Stegland next to a wrecked example of his handiwork at the 2011 North American International Auto Show to talk electric car safety. More…

Swedespeed Gallery: 2010 Carlisle Import and Replicar Nationals

posted by on 1 June 2010 in Miscellaneous Features

Every May we like to crawl out from the offices we’ve been hibernating in all winter for an opportunity to enjoy some good weather, wonderful cars, and even better people. There’s no better place for … More…

Official Invite: TKi Motorsport and Swedespeed Present Volvos at the Track

posted by on 13 May 2010 in Miscellaneous Features

We’ve had a good time watching and supporting TKI Motorsport race this year, and we’re happy to announce that we’ll be working together on a gathering of Volvo lovers. Your official invite is inside. More…

ANNOUNCEMENT: New Forum Software Updates (UPDATED)

posted by on 7 May 2010 in Miscellaneous Features

To our readers –

Over the last year our discussion forum software became part of a lengthy legal battle between the two people who created it. That lawsuit finally ended and the verdict lef… More…

TKi Motorsport and Swedespeed Announce “Volvos at the Track” Events

posted by on 21 April 2010 in Miscellaneous Features

To celebrate the partnership Swedespeed and TKi Motorsport has made this year for the company’s S60 race car, our two companies are joining together to get you, the Volvo fans and owners, involved in … More…

Volvos in Motorsport: Swedespeed’s 2010 Season Preview

posted by on 13 April 2010 in Miscellaneous Features

For Volvos in motorsport, 2010 is already shaping up to be a very busy year. Hopefully, it’ll also be a very successful one. The events and vehicles involved also cover a pretty wide range, with multi… More…

Interview: Hans Nilsson, 2011 Volvo S60 Product Manager

posted by on 6 April 2010 in Miscellaneous Features

Though Hans Nilsson has been with Volvo for some time, and with many challenges including work on the last S60R, perfecting the new S60 might have been his biggest yet. And we’re talking about a guy h… More…

Jalopnik Needs Swedespeed’s Help to Find a 1983 Volvo 242 Group A Homologated

posted by on 1 March 2010 in Miscellaneous Features

You may have seen recently that Jalopnik.com held a competition where readers voted to include some of their favorite cars in a Jalopnik-sponsored add-on pack for the popular XBox racing game, Forza 3… More…

Interview: Volvo NA President Doug Speck on R Cars, Design, Geely, and the Future

posted by on 1 February 2010 in Miscellaneous Features

At the Detroit Auto Show last month, Swedespeed had an opportunity to sit down and chat with Doug Speck, head of Volvo of North America. The topics varied, but his belief in a bright future for… More…