The Volvo XC60 and V60 are capable vehicles in both their segments, but having driven both of them back to back and comparing their specs, I can't imagine why one would spend more on the crossover than the wagon. Here lies, in my opinion, a strong business case to consider wagons over crossovers. Read more...
Jeremy Lin rose to prominence as a point guard for the New York Knicks in February of 2012 when he came out of nowhere to lead the team to a string of victories. Volvo was quick to notice and signed him as the company's US spokesperson that March. Show More Summary
Details of the new additions to Volvo Australia’s showroom in 2014. Volvo S60, V60, XC60 (April) Volvo will introduce two all-new 2.0-litre four-cylinder engines to its S60, V60 and XC60 line-ups from April. Volvo Car Australia managing director Matt Braid … Continue reading ? The post Volvo: New Cars 2014 appeared first on CarAdvice.
The relationship between Volvo and Polestar was forged - and forges deeper still - on the racetrack, where the latter fields the former's tin-top entries in the STCC, WTCC and V8 Supercars. And based on their success together in touring-car racing, Volvo has had Polestar amp up a number of its production road cars. Show More Summary
Volvo Car Australia is recalling 474 diesel-powered vehicles over a fault relating to the cars’ auxiliary belt tensioner. Affecting 2011-built Volvo S60, XC70 and XC60 models powered by the 2.4-litre five-cylinder turbo-diesel engine,...Show More Summary
VOLVO XC60 REVIEW What’s Hot: Good value, solid engineering, T5's six-speed twin-clutch transmission What’s Not: Auto 'slushbox' is antiquated, firm ride on R-Design. X-FACTOR: It's a Volvo so it's safe, but it's also an appealing, neat...Show More Summary
The Volvo XC60 is the Swedish brand’s top-selling model both in Australia and around the world, and as such its mid-life update is inextricably linked to the car maker’s showroom success. The first significant facelift for Volvo’s premium mid-sized SUV … Continue reading ? The post Volvo XC60 Review appeared first on CarAdvice.
Volvo will introduce two all-new 2.0-litre four-cylinder engines to its S60, V60 and XC60 line-ups from April next year, but all-wheel-drive models won’t get a new engine until 2015. Volvo Car Australia managing director Matt Braid told...Show More Summary
Fresh exterior styling, revised cabins and the availability of new driver assist technologies headline the enhancements to the updated Volvo XC60. Local customers will have to wait until around April to gain access to Volvo’s new ‘Drive-E’ family of 2.0-litre … Continue reading ? The post Volvo XC60 pricing and specifications appeared first on CarAdvice.
2014 VOLVO XC60 Volvo has tweaked its XC60 SUV range for 2014, with a simplified model and engine line-up, along with new exterior styling. The new exterior is the most noticeable difference. The front end has been reshaped, morphing the front headlamps into a wider, larger shape with integrated daytime running lights. Show More Summary
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Vehicles Affected: Approximately 7,767 model-year 2014 versions of the S60, S80, XC60 and XC70. Only vehicles equipped with keyless ignition are affected. The Problem: The Central Electronic Control Module may not function correctly, causing the windshield wipers to run continuously...
Volvo has made quite a few changes to its US lineup for the 2014 model year. The C30 hatchback and C70 convertible are gone; the S60, S80, XC60 and XC70 have all been reschnozzed; and in a few months, Volvo will bring its V60 wagon across the pond for Stateside consumption. Show More Summary
Volvo’s planned XC40 SUV has reportedly been delayed, as the Swedish carmaker believes the Scaleable Platform Architecture (SPA) destined to underpin it is too large. Destined to sit between the V40 Cross Country and the XC60 in the current Volvo SUV range, the XC40 would take on the likes of Range Rover's Evoque and the Audi Q3. Show More Summary
The 2013 Volvo XC60 is a stylish compact crossover that can only be described as sensible. While it's a luxurious five-passenger family hauler, it failed to thrill me during my weeklong test drive. My test car, an XC60 T6, had...
The V40 hatchback and the XC60 SUV could soon benefit from the Polestar treatment.
Volvo Car Switzerland organizes the third annual Volvo Art Session where artists turn the 2014 XC60 into a work of art.
For the last few years, Volvo has set up an art display in the Zurich, Switzerland central train station called the Volvo Art Session, allowing select artists - both established and up-and-coming - to create temporary exhibits with one of Volvo's products acting as the centerpiece. Show More Summary
If we were to paraphrase the opening lines of Kenneth Graeme's Wind in the Willows for our own purposes, we'd write, "Have you heard about Volvo? They never planned a new crossover at all. It was all a horrid low trick of theirs...." To be fair, though, we can't blame them for our own presumption. Show More Summary
Volvo made a custom XC60 camera car with six wheels. Four wheels good, six wheels better. Read more...