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XC90 will be manufactured in a Chinese factory

March 26th, 2014 · No Comments

Today we have interesting news for Volvo fans. The XC90 crossover will not die, when will be replaced by new facelifted model. However, the XC90 will continue to be assembled in China. CarNewsChina reports that “the XC90 will be manufactured in a new Geely-funded factory in Daqing in Heilongjiang Province” as of December, a 2.5-liter [...]

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List of safest cars for 2013

January 3rd, 2013 · No Comments

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has revealed its annual Top Safety Picks List for new 2013 year. As we know, IIHS only evaluated 29 vehicles with its new testing procedures for TSP+. Luxury cars were the first groups evaluated.

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Volvo S60 Performance Concept

July 7th, 2011 · No Comments

Volvo’s Australian division has unveiled the conceptual performance version of its S60 sedan. Based on the Volvo S60 T6 R Design, the S60 Performance Concept utilizes two partnerships within the Volvo family – Polestar and Heico. Polestar fine-tuned the electronic software of the T6 engine increasing output by 24HP to 330-horses and torque by 40Nm [...]

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Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid

February 21st, 2011 · No Comments

Today, Volvo released a full set of photos and additional specs on its Plug-in Hybrid, which will be launched in 2012. The new model is a world’s first diesel plug-in hybrid, the result of close co-operation between Volvo and Swedish energy supplier Vattenfall. The Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid’s powertrain consists of a five-cylinder 2.4-litre D5 [...]

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Swedish traffic cops in action

January 11th, 2010 · 1 Comment

Shocking pics from Sweden. As you see this bad guy tried to evade the Swedish road police in his old Audi A6, but their Volvo XC70 wagon absolutely crushed him.

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Volvo S60 Concept

December 16th, 2008 · 1 Comment

The Volvo prepare its new S60 Concept for Detroit’s Auto Show in next month. The Volvo S60 Concept demonstrates that new sedan will ditch the rather conservative duds it currently wears in favor of a new, much more aggressive visual ensemble. Profile views show off a coupe-ish roofline, while pointed headlights extend back onto the [...]

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2008 Volvo V50

April 10th, 2007 · No Comments

Swedish carmaker today unveiled a facelifted V50 wagon for the next model year. Changes include a revised interior and exterior. Volvo??s gasoline engine 2008 line include: 1.6 100 hp, 1.8 125 hp, 1.8F 125 hp (Flexifuel), 2.0 145 hp, 2.4 140 hp, and 2.4i 170 hp. Diesel line include: 1.6D 109 hp, 2.0D 136 hp, [...]

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2008 Volvo S40

April 10th, 2007 · 1 Comment

Meet new Volvo’s sedan! Swedish carmaker today unveiled the new Volvo S40 sedan, which features a revised interior and exterior. Volvo will offer seven gasoline and three diesel engines. For the 2008 model year, the S40 T5 gets a bump to 230 horsepower ?? a 10 hp increase. Volvo’s gasoline engine line include: 1.6 100 [...]

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2008 Volvo XC70

September 11th, 2006 · No Comments

Spy shooter Chris Doane unveiled new Volvo’s prototype. The all-new Cross Country wagon XC70 will arrive as a 2008 model. The Volvo XC70 takes many of the new S80??s styling features, albeit pumped up with a tougher-looking front end, thanks to its enlarged egg-crate grille. In profile, the XC70 appears to have some bulging fenders, [...]

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Volvo XC90 Sport SE

July 13th, 2006 · No Comments

We can take a first look at the Volvo XC90 SE Sport on next week at London’s British Motor Show. Volvo XC90 Sport SE a new take on the Swedish SUV that applies suspension and appearance mods to give it a more dynamic attitude on-road. The suspension tuning was refined in Great Britain and consists [...]

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