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2017 European Car of the Year finalists announced

Nov 29, 2016

Finalists for the 2017 European Car of the Year awards have been unveiled, with seven offerings, from Citroen, Alfa Romeo, Toyota and more making the cut. More than thirty nominees for European Car of the...


Mercedes, BMW sales drop in US, Jaguar Land Rover rise

Nov 03, 2016

Jaguar, Land Rover and Volvo have reported strong growth in sales figures in the US for the year 2016, while rivals like Mercedes, BMW and Lexus have struggled to gain traction in the market. While...


Lynk & Co 01 revealed, from new Geely sub-brand

Oct 20, 2016

Geely, the Chinese company that owns Volvo, has released details of its new sub-brand called Lynk & Co, as well as images and details of its first hybrid creation dubbed the ‘01’. Geely says Lynk...


Volvo 240 GL LS1 V8 conversion project: Part 10 – reassemble

Oct 14, 2016

We’ve hit a milestone. Our Volvo 240 GL LS1 V8 conversion project is now on its downhill run as we start putting everything back together. To refresh your memory, Part 9 of the project was...


Volvo to introduce car-to-car communication this year

Oct 12, 2016

Volvo executives have confirmed it will begin packaging some of its vehicles with cloud functionality enabling car-to-car communication by the end of the year. The system will make its way to Volvo’s 90 series models...


Volvo reports 16th consecutive month in sales growth

Oct 06, 2016

Volvo has seen a growth in sales of just under 10 per cent in the first nine months of 2016, year-to-date, riding on the back of strong Chinese sales and demand for the new XC90....


2016 Volvo XC90 T6 R-Design Polestar review (video)

Oct 05, 2016

It’s turbocharged and supercharged, and it is probably one of the best-looking SUVs in the class. Yes, we are talking about a Volvo here. This is the all-new XC90 T6 R-Design, which also happens to...


2017 Volvo S90 spotted in Australia ahead official launch

Oct 04, 2016

The all-new 2017 Volvo S90 has touched down in Australia, spotted by a PerformanceDrive reader just ahead of its official local debut. An example was spotted on the back of a truck in Sydney, likely...

2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country

2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country revealed

Sep 16, 2016

After a number of teasers Volvo has now taken the wraps off the new V90 Cross Country, based on the fresh V90 wagon. The CC is essentially a jumped up version of the V90, helping...

2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country teaser

New Volvo V90 Cross Country teased, debuts soon

Sep 13, 2016

Volvo has taken to social media to tease its upcoming V90 Cross Country ahead of its official debut in “mid-September”. Volvo was spotted testing a very camouflaged development V90 CC in Spain earlier in the...

2017 Volvo S60 Polestar WTCC-driving

Polestar Volvo S60 WTCC racer getting ready for 2017 season

Sep 06, 2016

Polestar Cyan Racing has begun testing its entrant for the 2017 FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC), with a race variant of the Volvo S60. Better still, during testing and development, teams aren’t obliged to...

Volvo 240 GL LS1 V8-PerformanceDrive-1

Volvo 240 GL LS1 V8 conversion project: Part 9 – GCG GTX4202R turbo

Aug 31, 2016

We haven’t forgotten about our Volvo 240 GL V8 project car, although it might seem like we have. It’s been through a few hurdles and there’s been a few changes to the plans, that’s all....

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