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19Volvo Concept Coupe may see limited production

Despite the impressive production debuts from Porsche and BMW at this year's Frankfurt Motor Show - the 918 Spyder and the i8, respectively - there was one car that captured the attention of the press and the public alike, enough so that we awarded it our overall top pick of the show: the Volvo Concept Coupe. Most concepts never make it to production, but the car's reception has been so positive that Volvo's board of directors is considering to produce it in limited quantities, Auto Bild reports

11Volvo shoots for 165 mile-per-hour hybrid-truck speed record

Sometimes, we don't ask why, we just appreciate.

3Volvo to unveil diesel V60 plug-in hybrid at Geneva Motor Show

2011 Volvo V60 – Click above for high-res image gallery

2V60 will be basis for Volvo's first plug-in hybrid in 2012

2011 Volvo V60 – Click above for high-res image gallery

AddAnd the Volvo 2009 Technology Award goes to...

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AddVolvo's gets giant hybrid trucks ready for trash duty in England, France

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AddVolvo micro-hybrid coming in 2011, full hybrid in 2012

To date, aside from some diesel and flex-fuel engines in Europe, Volvo hasn't done much in the way of alternative drive vehicles. The Ford owned Swedish brand showed an extended range electric concept called the Recharge last year based on the C30. However, hybrids haven't been part of Volvo's program quite yet. That all appears set to change in the next few years as CAFE and European CO2 standards will be tightening. A micro hybrid, which is a fancy way of saying automatic start-stop system is

AddVolvo plans diesel hybrids for 2012

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AddFord and Volvo to invest $1.36 billion for new hybrid technology

With hybrids the alternative vehicle of choice for most consumers (yes, there are more flexible-fuel vehicles on the roads today, but how many people fill them with E85?), Ford and its Volvo subsidiary announced last week that they would invest over a billion dollars in a new center in Goteborg to develop new hybrid systems for their vehicles. This BusinessWeek article says the companies will use the new hybrid technology in all of Ford's brands in Europe and for Volvo models worldwide. Volvo wi

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