March 28, 2015

New 2015 Volvo XC90 Interior fully revealed

Photo 2015 Volvo XC90 interior cabin

-+*The interior of the all new 2015 Volvo XC90 has been revealed as Volvo run up to a full reveal in August and a debut at the 2014 Paris Motor Show. The Volvo XC90 is well past its sell-by date, but it’s still a credible cross between an SUV and a family mover. But the […]

Volvo V60 Polestar costs £49,775 – just 175 coming to the UK

Photo Volvo V60 Polestar UK price

-+*The Volvo V60 Polestar is arriving in the UK in Q3 2014 and will costs £49,775. Just 125 of the new performance V60 will be available in the UK. We did expect, when the Volvo V60 Polestar was made official in November last year, that it would be a regular production model. But instead it’s going […]

Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid – now with Volvo’s R-Design spec. Price from £51,675

Photo Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid R-Design

-+*The Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid – Volvo’s very appealing 4WD ‘Green’ V60 – can now be had with the R-Design exterior and interior enhancements. The Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid is already selling at such a rate that Volvo can’t keep up with demand, and now they’re making it even more difficult for themselves by launching an […]

Volvo S60 L plug-in petrol hybrid heading for Beijing Motor Show

Photo Volvo S60L Plug-in Hybrid

-+*Volvo will be debuting a petrol plug-in hybrid version of the long wheelbase S60 saloon at the Beijing Motor Show ahead of a production version. The Volvo V60 Plug-in is already doing good business for Volvo – despite a price tag of £50k – but the V60 plug-in is a diesel hybrid which doesn’t suit […]

Volvo Concept Estate to become new Volvo V90?

Photo Volvo Concept Estate

-+*It seems the stunning Volvo Concept Estate – which was revealed at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show – will form the basis for a new Volvo V90. The final in a trio of new concepts from Volvo showcasing their new platform and new direction debuted at the Geneva Motor Show earlier this month as the […]

Volvo V40 gets new Drive-e D4 and T5 engines

Photo Volvo V40 with Drive-e engine

-+*Volvo is rolling out its new Drive-e engines to the V40 and V40 Cross Country with the Drive-e D4 and T5 available to order now. Last year Volvo revealed its new, efficient and flexible Drive-e engines and plans to offer them in the S60, V60 and XC60 with a 179bhp D4 and a 302bhp T6. Now, […]

Volvo’s KERS system improves performance and cuts fuel use.

Photo Volvo S60 with KERS Flywheel

-+*Volvo are testing a KERS system from Flybrid Automotive which stores kinetic energy in a flywheel enabling better performance and improved economy. As car makers continue to get bashed by more and more stringent CO2 targets from governments around the world, cleverer solutions are called for to squeeze the best performance and economy balance possible […]

New Volvo Concept Estate – the Videos

Photo new Volvo Concept Estate Video

-+*Three videos featuring the new Volvo Concept Estate which previews Volvo’s next generation of Estate cars and debuts at Geneva 2014. We had the reveal of the new Volvo Concept Estate this week ahead of its Geneva debut. And it does look impressive. Just like the two previous concepts from Volvo (the Concept Coupe and […]

Volvo Concept Estate revealed ahead of Geneva

Photo Volvo Concept Estate

-+*The Volvo Concept Estate – the third Volvo concept showcasing the new Volvo platform and design – has been revealed ahead of a Geneva Motor Show debut. We had the first glimpse of what we now know is the Volvo Concept Estate over the weekend when a Swedish raincoat manufacturer published a series of teaser […]

Volvo’s third concept, heading for Geneva, is a new Estate

Photo Volvo Concept Estate

-+*The third of Volvo’s new concepts using their new Scalable Product Architecture platform is an estate car previewing the look of future cars like the V60. A week or so ago Volvo revealed they were heading for the 2014 Geneva Motor Show with a new concept, the third in a series of concepts designed to showcase […]