Volvo

Volvo is a Swedish brand of luxury vehicles founded in 1927 in Gothenburg, Sweden. It was owned by Ford Motor Company until being sold to Chinese automaker Geely in 2010. Volvo made a name for itself in the US with its trademark boxy vehicle designs, bulletproof reliability and industry-leading safety.


2016 Volvo XC60
2016 Volvo XC60
MSRP:
$37,900
Engine:
2.5L I-5
MPG:
19 City / 26 HWY
2016 Volvo XC70
2016 Volvo XC70
MSRP:
$38,600
Engine:
2.5L I-5
MPG:
19 City / 26 HWY
2016 Volvo XC90
2016 Volvo XC90
MSRP:
$48,900
Engine:
2.0L I-4
MPG:
20 City / 25 HWY
2016 Volvo S60
2016 Volvo S60
MSRP:
$33,950
Engine:
2.0L I-4
MPG:
26 City / 38 HWY
2016 Volvo V60
2016 Volvo V60
MSRP:
$35,950
Engine:
2.0L I-4
MPG:
25 City / 37 HWY
2015 Volvo XC60
2015 Volvo XC60
MSRP:
$37,250
Engine:
3.2L I-6
MPG:
18 City / 25 HWY
Volvo spoils your kid with XC90 Child Seat Concept [w/video]

Volvo imagines what it would be like if were to gear its XC90 luxury crossover specifically toward babies with the XC90 Excellence Child Seat Concept.
Volvo to battle Germans by reducing complexity

The simple, minimalist approach to Volvo's interior layout is set to become a focal point for the brand, according to its CEO, Hakan Samuelsson.
California adapts ZEV mandate with PHEVs for smaller automakers

California is adjusting its zero-emissions vehicle mandate to help smaller automakers. Rather than completely excusing them from the program, the companies may offer plug-in hybrids and still receive ZEV credits for them.
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2013 Volvo XC60
$33,900 / 19,184 miles / PA
2013 Volvo S60
$26,900 / 9,050 miles / PA
2015 Volvo XC70
$44,536 / 5,000 miles / PA
Volvo XC60 safety demonstration goes awry

Driver Thought Car Had Pedestrian-Detection System; It Didn't

A Volvo salesperson recently attempted to demonstrate the XC60 City Safety system to a group of prospective car buyers. What the dealer didn't understand was the safety system, which helps avoid or mitigate collisions, doesn't detect pedestrians.
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2016 Volvo XC90 T8 [w/videos]
Volvo's new XC90 is an impressive luxury utility vehicle in any trim; with the T8 plug-in hybrid powertrain it has the potential to shake up the segment.
2016 Volvo XC90 First Drive [w/videos]
The 2016 XC90 marks the first product in a total revamp for Volvo. If everything to follow is this good, keep an eye on the Swedes.
2015.5 Volvo V60 Cross Country First Drive
We drive Volvo's V60 Cross Country, a soft-roader that offers light capability when the going gets tough, wrapped in swaths of luxury and style.
Volvo calls in S60 T5 over oil pressure indicator

As anyone with a driver's license should be able to tell you, the oil pressure indicator on a car is a vital feature. If you don't have enough oil pressure, your engine could seize up, leaving you stranded and causing catastrophic damage for both your automobile and your wallet. Worryingly, then, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says that the oil pressure indicator lamp on certain Volvo S60 models is prone to failure, prompting the manufacturer to issue a recall.
2013 Volvo S80, XC70 recalled over faulty TPMS

Tire pressure monitoring systems are notoriously persnickety, but an issue found with the TMPS on the 2013 Volvo S80 and XC70 have been deemed worthy of a recall by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Due to a software glitch in possibly 300 of the Volvos (combined), the "TPMS Service Required" light will come on after 15 minutes of driving above 25 miles per hour, and the TPMS won't be able to warn a driver if a tire is underinflated.
Volvo recalls 2011-2013 S80 sedans over transmission software

Volvo has announced the automaker is recalling certain 2011-2013 S80 models over faulty transmission software. The campaign covers a total of 1,469 vehicles, which may have a software error that could prevent the transmission from downshifting from fifth to fourth gear when it should. If that happens, the engine could stall, thereby increasing the chances of an accident. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Volvo will upgrade the transmission control module free of ch
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