Life is full of things we have almost done. I’ve almost been to Japan, I’ve almost got a tattoo, and I’ve almost bought a Volvo XC60 – twice. Each of these things has eluded me for various reasons (in the case of the tattoo, we’ll call it ‘common sense’). But getting my hands on Volvo’s [...]
Long before Volvo got into the crossover-utility game with the XC90 and XC60, it was making ruggedized all-wheel-drive wagons. In fact it's been doing so longer than Audi has, and almost as long as Subaru. And now it's returned to that...Show More Summary
Every three years, a half dozen or so teams of sailors embark on an epic eight-month, round-the-world sailboat race formerly called the Whitbread Round the World Race and known since 2001 as the Volvo Ocean Race. This year's event started a month ago in Alicante, Spain, and will end next June at the Swedish automaker's hometown of Gothenburg. Show More Summary
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Geely-owned Volvo Car Group said on Sunday it had begun production of its best-selling XC60 crossover at its plant in Chengdu, taking a further step toward supplying locally-produced cars in China as well as opening the door to overseas exports. Show More Summary
www.ZerCustoms.com - Volvo revealed today the XC60 Ocean Race at the Miami International Auto Show. T... [...]
The crossover has been outfitted with race logos, orange stitching, Ocean Blue II paint.
Better late than never. That is surely the aphorism that should greet to funky Lexus NX compact SUV, a Japanese contender for German market-leaders such as the Audi Q5 and BMW X3, as well as the Swedish Volvo XC60. And not just any market leaders, but leaders of an increasingly important market segment. Both the [...]
The Volvo XC60 remains the most popular Swedish car in Australia thanks to its European styling, excellent safety features and practical interior. But are those enough reasons to buy it over its German rivals? The once all-encompassing drawcard of Volvo models was safety, however in the last decade most of the company’s active and passive safety features have [...]
Volvo is the king of the family-hauling luxury SUV. When the XC90 hit the scene, it began a slow domination of the three-row market. Soon after, the Swedish automaker moved into the smaller market with the XC60 and once again, Volvo had a relative hit for the brand. Show More Summary
1. 2015 Subaru Outback 2. 2014 Nissan Rogue 3. 2015 Hyundai Sonata 4. 2014 Honda CR-V 5. 2014 Maserati Ghibli 6. 2015 Volvo XC60 7. 2014 Mazda3 8. 2014 Jeep Cherokee 9. 2014 Toyota Highlander 10. 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe...
1. 2015 Hyundai Sonata 2. 2014 Nissan Rogue 3. 2015 Subaru Outback 4. 2014 Maserati Ghibli 5. 2015 Volvo XC60 6. 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class 7. 2014 Honda CR-V 8. 2014 Jeep Cherokee 9. 2014 Mazda3 10. 2015 Jaguar F-Type Coupe
Volvo (volvocars.com), the Swedish automaker, has just announced that their new 2015 models will include the company's Sensus connectivity and infotainment system as standard. This includes the 2015.5 Volvo S60, V60, XC60, S80, and XC70. Show More Summary
1. 2015 Hyundai Sonata 2. 2014 Nissan Rogue 3. 2015 Subaru Outback 4. 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class 5. 2014 Honda CR-V 6. 2014 Maserati Ghibli 7. 2015 Volvo XC60 8. 2014 Mazda3 9. 2014 Jeep Cherokee 10. 2014 Toyota Highlander
1. 2014 Nissan Rogue 2. 2015 Volvo XC60 3. 2014 Honda CR-V 4. 2014 Mazda3 5. 2014 Mercedes-Benz E-Class 6. 2015 Lincoln MKC 7. 2014 Highlander Hybrid 8. 2015 Volvo S60 9. 2014 Honda Civic 10. 2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek
"To be good, a small luxury SUV needs to be a family car, a utility vehicle and a commuter car, and the reworked 2015 Volvo XC60 does all that. It provides an upscale environment and a dash of surprise —...
Not to be confused with iDrive from a certain rival manufacturer, a new engine tagged Drive-E is the headline act in the latest 2014 Volvo XC60. Volvo has invested heavily, engineering twin petrol and diesel four-cylinder engines of 2.0-litre capacity to challenge German competitors for power and economy, and on paper it has succeeded. [...]
Volvo rolled in to new territory when it introduced the original XC90 back in 2002, creating its first SUV and one of its top-selling models. But that was 12 years ago. In the meantime it's followed up with the smaller XC60, but what...Show More Summary
2014 VOLVO XC60 REVIEW What’s Hot: Build quality, clever interior features. What’s Not: Not quite as efficient as advertised, getting old. X-FACTOR: Volvo’s XC60 is now better than ever, and still decent buying. Vehicle Style: Medium family SUV Price: $62,890 (plus on-roads), $65,015 as-tested. Show More Summary
Volvo has progressively updated its XC60 compact luxury SUV over the past few years, adding some great touches like the T6's innovative turbocharged, supercharged and efficient engine and a well-done digital instrument cluster. What Volvo didn't need to change was...
For a brand so intensely focused on safety, Volvo having a stellar backup camera is probably less startling than the fact that its latest four-cylinder engine we tested in the 2015 XC60 and S60 is both supercharged and turbocharged and...