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Volvo Trucks says its FH16 tractor can pull 826 tons, so to put it to the test, it brought in strongman Magnus Samuelsson. Watch the results here.

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We delve deep into obscure Volvo history.

Did you know that Volvo used to build cars in Canada, or that it invented the rear-facing child seat?

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Two Volvo-driving English vagrants are behind bars today after pelting police officers with bricks during a traffic stop.

Popular Mechanics looks at the automotive landscape and picks the best vehicles in a variety of categories.

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Volvo could begin testing autonomous vehicles in the US in a few years. The experiments would follow similar trials in Sweden and China. It's all part of the automaker's big bet on driverless tech.

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Known for its clever adverts, Volvo gets its juices flowing with a little help from others.

Volvo's new "Highway Robbery" advert shows the Swedish carmaker pilfering some free electricity from passing cars.

We look at six classics that changed the course of Volvo's history. We go back to the 1920s and work through into the '90s to find the most influential.

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Optimized for drivability, not just speed.

Designed for the S60, V60, and XC60 in T6 AWD trim, this ECU upgrade is supposed to improve drivability instead of outright speed.

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The experiment could include up to 100 vehicles on China's ultra-congested roads.

Volvo is planning to dispatch 100 autonomous vehicles on Chinese roads to look at how its latest technology impacts heavy congestion and pollution.

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The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a photo showing a teenager involved in a fatal hit-and-run posing in front of the damaged car involved in the crash.

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The engine is now the Drive-E four-cylinder.

The 2016 Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar now use the twin-charged Drive-E engine to make 367 horsepower and 347 pound-feet of torque. The models are also 97 pounds lighter than last year and get slotted Brembo brakes. Deliveries begin this summer.

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Volvo is charging a big premium for the top version of its flagship model, stepping into the growing field of six-figure SUVs coming out of Europe with the arrival of the XC90 Excellence.

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Volvo has sold about 400 of the XC90 PHEVs in the US this year

Volvo started selling its crossover SUV last year, and priced it at $68,000 here in the US.

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Volvo's new concierge service lets you buy the sedan online.

The 2017 Volvos S90 starts at $47,945 for the base T5 version, and the all-wheel drive, twin-charged T6 is $53,945. Those prices undercut comparable trims of the the BMW 5 Series and Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

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Automatic Emergency Braking will be standard on virtually every passenger car sold in America by September of 2022, thanks to a new NHTSA-brokered agreement.

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Volvo's new Drive-E powertrain family delivers power and efficiency in new models like the XC90 and upcoming S90 and V90.

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An alliance of automakers representing 99 percent of the cars sold in the United States will announce a plan to make auto-emergency braking standard by 2022.

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