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Last tie to Ford is broken as Volvo inaugurates first U.S. factory

Last tie to Ford ownership broken as Volvo inaugurates first U.S. factory.

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150,000-unit facility will build new S60 sedan this year, half for export

150,000-unit facility will build new S60 sedan this year, half for export.

First Drive

Volvo doubles down on wagons, and this one's a winner

Volvo doubles down on wagons, and this one's a winner

Quick Spin

Volvo's smallest crossover is just as charming as its siblings

The 2019 Volvo XC40 is the entry-level crossover for the Swedish automaker. It takes the same basic formula that's worked well for the XC90 and XC60 and distills it into a smaller, cuter and less expensive package. Like the competition from BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Audi and more, the XC40 sells as much on style as it does on practicality or drivability.

Quick Spin

Volvo's outgoing wagon is still a sweetheart.

The new Volvo V60 is just on the horizon.

First Drive

Peppy crossover offers all of the essentials for daily driving, including safety tech

Volvo's driver assistance package gets extra credit for being smooth and highly functional. It instills confidence that you are actually driving, but it asserts that it can help when you want it to.

Review

We look at how they're different and why you might prefer one wagon (quasi or real deal) over the other.

First Drive

The XC90 is bigger, but this crossover is more important.

Volvo's best seller gets better.

First Ride

Ascents and descents and a banked oval: The XC60 had to do it all.

The XC60 has accounted for 30 percent of Volvo's yearly sales. The new model needs to match that.

First Drive
Quick Spin

Volvo's flagship SUV impresses during its short stay in our fleet.

Quick Spin

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.

First Drive

Above the Arctic Circle, you can start to think the big thoughts.

Volvo lets us drive a S90 T6 prototype on an icy track in Northern Sweden. This lets us think about reindeer and if you can really design a death-proof car.

Deep Dive

The new S90 represents the next step in Volvo's ambitious product revival initiative. So what's under the skin?

Quick Spin

World's First Three-Row Plug-In Hybrid Has The Makings Of A Sleeper Hit

Volvo's new XC90 is an impressive luxury utility vehicle in any trim, but with the T8 plug-in hybrid powertrain it has the potential to shake up the segment. We drive the thing in Spain and report in.

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