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2015 Volvo XC90 proves Sweden’s auto industry is alive and well [w/video]

The most important new Volvo in quite some time has made its first auto show appearance, with the second-generation XC90 debuting at the 2014 Paris Motor Show. As we discussed in both our original post and Deep Dive feature, the … Continue reading

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2015 Volvo XC90 proves Sweden’s auto industry is alive and well

The most important new Volvo in quite some time has made its first auto show appearance, with the second-generation XC90 debuting at the 2014 Paris Motor Show. As we discussed in both our original post and Deep Dive feature, the … Continue reading

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Volvo specs new 450-hp triple-charged four-cylinder engine

When Volvo lifted the veil on the new XC90 a little over a month ago, it announced that all versions would be powered by one engine design: a new 2.0-liter four-cylinder to be offered in various states of tune. That … Continue reading

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Volvo specs new 450-hp triple-charged four-cylinder engine

When Volvo lifted the veil on the new XC90 a little over a month ago, it announced that all versions would be powered by one engine design: a new 2.0-liter four-cylinder to be offered in various states of tune. That … Continue reading

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Volvo to add 1,300 jobs, ramp up production in Sweden

Volvo Cars is adding 1,300 new jobs and ramping up production at its factory in Gothenburg, Sweden, in response to increased consumer demand for its vehicles. The jobs will support a third shift at the 50-year-old plant, called Torslanda. They … Continue reading

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Volvo to add 1,300 jobs, ramp up production in Sweden

Volvo Cars is adding 1,300 new jobs and ramping up production at its factory in Gothenburg, Sweden, in response to increased consumer demand for its vehicles. The jobs will support a third shift at the 50-year-old plant, called Torslanda. They … Continue reading

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Polestar looking to tune Volvo CUVs

Volvo is getting serious about emerging from the fringes and into the mainstream of the luxury automobile market. But if it’s going to challenge the Germans, it’s going to need a performance line. And that’s just what it’s developing with … Continue reading

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Volvo details specs for XC90 Plug-in Hybrid SUV

All Volvo wants you to know about the XC90 Plug-in Hybrid SUV set to debut later this year is that it’s powerful and clean. “Guilt-free luxury SUV ownership” is how the Swedish automaker puts it. We’re up for that. The … Continue reading

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12-year-old golfer wins Volvo for hole-in-one

Some people just have all of the luck. Natasha Oon, a 12-year-old girl in Malaysia, was recently attending the 40th RSGC Ladies Amateur Open Championship at the Royal Selangor Golf Club with her parents. On a whim, she teed up … Continue reading

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Polestar announces Volvo V60 PHEV performance upgrades

In the market for a Volvo V60, but can’t decide between the Polestar version of the D6 Plug-in Hybrid? Well, chances are, if you’re reading these tree-hugging pages, you’ve already made up your mind, but allow us to make the … Continue reading

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