Volvo

The first-ever XC40 will take Volvo into a brand-new market segment

Why it matters to you<p>Brand-new models like the Volvo XC40 are helping democratize premium features and state-of-the-art tech.<p>Volvo’s ongoing model …

Trucks

New Volvo XC60 review – SUV's so well connected

Volvo's all-new XC60 SUV is more hi-tech than ever and should appeal to forward-thinking drivers, as our review checking out the spec, performance …

Trucks

NYC's largest rental building touts $105K chauffeured car as latest over-the-top perk

The Volvo XC90 excellence comes equipped with massage chairs and beverages coolers and warmers<p>If you thought our list our the most outrageous amenities offered by New York City apartments had some outrageous options last year, wait until you hear this one. The Moinian Group has decided to offer …

Transportation

Volvo hits the gas on electric cars with Geely tie-up

Volvo is linking up with other companies owned by its parent Zhejiang Geely as they look to share the burden of developing electric cars.<p>The move came as Volvo - which a fortnight ago said all its new cars from 2019 would be available with an electric drivetrain - reported surging revenues and …

Electric Vehicles

Two Reasons to Like the 2018 Volvo XC60 (And One Major Reason Not To)

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> Volvo hosted members of the media on a trip to Barcelona, Spain, in order to fully experience the new XC60.<p>Volvo is one of my favorite …

Trucks

Volvo, Fueled by China Sales, Stays on Track for Record Year

Swedish car maker, owned by China’s Geely, posts 23% net-profit gain in latest quarter, propelled by sales in Asia<p>STOCKHOLM—Reiterating a pledge made at the start of the year, Volvo Car Corp. said Thursday it forecasts record sales in 2017 after the Swedish auto maker posted a 23% rise in …

Markets

Volvo Accelerates Toward Electric Future With China's Geely

STOCKHOLM—Volvo Car Corp., the Swedish auto maker, and its Chinese parent Zhejiang Geely Holdings on Thursday unveiled plans for wide-ranging collaboration to develop new technology that aims to accelerate Volvo’s transformation into an all-electric auto brand and fuel Geely’s global …

Electric Vehicles

Volvo profit lifted by rising sales in China, Europe

Volvo Cars reported a 21 per cent rise in operating profit in the first half of the year on the back of rising sales in China and Europe.<p>Six-month …

Markets

Volvo Trucks Q2 profit surges threefold on strong sales

HELSINKI (AP) — Strong demand in Europe, Asia and Russia helped truck maker Volvo post a threefold increase in second-quarter profits, but faltering sales in North America prompted a sharp fall in the company's share price.<p>In a statement Wednesday, the company said its net profit jumped to 6 …

Markets

Volvo reports Q2 results

Volvo (OTCPK:VOLVY): Q2 EPS of SEK2.91<p>Revenue of SEK88.41B (+12.1% Y/Y)<p>Press Release<p>Now read: <b>Volvo AB ADR B 2017 Q2 - Results - Earnings Call Slides »</b>

Autos

It sounds like Volvo's return to the coupe segment will be worth the wait

Why it matters to you<p>Through Polestar, Volvo may have found a way to tie its coupe heritage into its electrification strategy.<p>Volvo hasn’t offered a …

Trucks

7 Countries Leading the Way on the Race to Go Electric

By Kieran Cooke<p>The car maker Volvo has shed its reputation for safe but rather boring models—sledges rather than sleek runabouts—as it takes a …

Electric Vehicles

One-Owner 2006 Volvo V70R

This 2006 Volvo V70R is an unmodified example of Volvo’s performance-oriented 300 horsepower, all wheel drive V70 station wagon. The seller purchased …

Classic Cars

Test Drive: 2018 Volvo XC60: Scandinavian-influenced design meets high-tech safety and luxury in this new model

by Sue Mead<p>Motoring along a two-lane roadway in Catalonia that coils through small Spanish villages, the views of Montserrat—a majestic, multi-peaked rocky range located near the port city of Barcelona—are dramatic. The Scandinavian-inspired interior of the car we're driving, the 2018 Volvo XC60, …

Trucks

For $1,995, Could This 1980 Volvo 264 GLE Be A Diplomat’s Dream?

The seller of today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Volvo 264 claims it was once a special order diplomat car. We’re going to have to see if he’s …

Trucks

Old Volvos are an object of affection in Seattle, where drivers tend to hate driving

While most rappers speak of Escalades, in Seattle one fawns over Volvos of a certain vintage.<p>“Born in ’86, the same year that I was,” Grynch says of his silver 240 wagon in the video for the song “My Volvo.” Appropriately for Seattle, a mist slicks up the cobblestone he’s standing on, forcing him …

Transportation

Volvo sets record for world's biggest unboxing

Commentary: Corporations will do anything to grasp a little glory these days.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>You get excited when Apple comes out with its pristine little white boxes, don't you?<p>You can't wait to slowly open them and bathe …

World Records

An Electric Volvo Shooting Brake Could Actually Happen

Shortly after Volvo announced that all of its new vehicles will soon be electrified, the world has started wondering about the inevitable fleet of …

Electric Vehicles

Report: Polestar Plans 600-HP Coupe

Model could debut in September<p>Last month Volvo announced that its Polestar division would branch off into its own separate brand dedicated to high-performance electrified vehicles. Now, one report claims that Polestar’s inaugural model will be a 600-hp coupe.<p>According to <i>Autocar</i>, Polestar is …

Autos

Why Volvo Is Going All Electric In 2019

All Volvo car models following 2019 will either be electrically powered or a hybrid<p>Swedish car manufacturing company Volvo announced that all of the …

Electric Vehicles

Volvo Isn't Making Another Coupe But Polestar Might Be: Report

Hot off the news that Polestar would be spinning off into its own performance brand free of the Volvo badge, <i>Autocar</i> reports that we might be getting …

Autos

Could Polestar’s first standalone car be a 600-horsepower coupe?

Polestar logo<p>Volvo in June said it’s spinning off its in-house tuner, Polestar, into a standalone brand for high-performance electrified …

Autos

Imagine The Biggest Present You've Ever Seen. Volvo Is Here To Top That.

Think back to all the presents you’ve ever unwrapped—from all those action figures and building blocks of your childhood to more practical things: …

Autos

Polestar’s first car could be a unique plug-in hybrid coupe – report

Last month, Volvo Cars announced Polestar, its tuning division, will be spun off into its own distinct brand for “electrified global high …

Electric Vehicles

First Polestar model could be a 600-horsepower hybrid coupe

Just a few weeks ago, Volvo announced that its Polestar performance division would be spun off into a standalone automaker. Polestar cars would be performance electric vehicles and no longer wear Volvo badging. At the time, it was unclear how much Volvo would be left under the skin. A report from</i> …

Trucks

Geely: Investors Electrify Volvo Car

Volvo Cars are going electric. Smart imaginative management, and China may have its back.<p>Volvo's Cars' numbers show a better than expected increase …

Electric Vehicles

Pulitzer-winning photographer uses Volvo SUV's built-in camera to shoot photo exhibit

Consumer vehicles are increasingly built with integrated cameras as part of safety systems, and the Volvo XC60 is no exception. The only difference? …

Photography

Volvo Issues Upbeat Truck Forecast Heading into Fall

SHARING TOOLS | Print Subscribe<p>By day’s end, with the new VNL launch behind them and the cocktail reception kicking off, the mood among Volvo Trucks …

Autos

All New Volvo V90 Cross Country Launched For Rs 60 Lakh

Swedish premium carmaker Volvo has launched its all new sports utility vehicle (SUV) V90 Cross Country in India on Wednesday (12 July) for Rs 60 lakh …

Autos

How to profit from the rise of the electric car

Volvo turned a lot of heads the other week when it said that every car it launches from 2019 will have an electric motor.<p>In some cases, this will be …

Electric Vehicles