Volvo

2020 Volvo S90 & V90 facelift revealed

Feb 24, 2020

The Volvo S90 and V90 have come in for a mild facelift for 2020, bringing in revised styling, improved in-car entertainment, and some new mild-hybrid powertrain options. Starting with the design, the S90 and V90,...

2022 Volvo XC90 getting fully electric option, updated SPA – report

Jan 31, 2020

The next-gen Volvo XC90 will be offered with a fully electric powertrain option, a report has revealed. It will also debut an updated version of the company’s still relatively new SPA platform. According to a...

PerformanceDrive’s Top 10 Cars of 2019

Jan 22, 2020

Just as 2020 swings into full stride, we thought we’d take a look back over some of the highlight vehicles of 2019. Think of it as like our ‘car of the year’ awards, with no...

Volvo posts another yearly sales record, up 9.8% in 2019

Jan 08, 2020

Volvo Cars posted its sixth consecutive global yearly sales record in 2019, selling more than 700,000 vehicles for the first time in the company’s 93-year history. The Swedish company, owned by Chinese holding firm Geely,...

Polestar 2 offers class-leading 1500kg towing capacity

Dec 19, 2019

Premium Volvo brand, Polestar, has confirmed some more specs for its new Polestar 2 electric mid-sizer, including its towing and cargo-carrying capacities, ahead of its market arrival next year. The Polestar 2 was unveiled in...

2020 Volvo S60 T8 R-Design review (video)

Dec 13, 2019

Let’s not waste any time here, this is a really lovely car. So graceful. Majestic, even. And in that respect, very refreshing for the often overly-sporty mid-size premium sedan market. The 2020 Volvo S60 brings...

Volvo XC40 Recharge revealed, fully electric SUV

Oct 17, 2019

Following a number of teasers, Volvo has now unveiled its new, all-electric XC40 Recharge. It comes in as the brand’s first electric vehicle and the first to kick off the Recharge vehicle line. Based on...

Volvo XC40 electric debuts new Android/Google infotainment system

Oct 10, 2019

Following the initial teaser and confirmation of the Volvo XC40 electric last week, the Swedish company has now released an image of the interior which showcases a brand new touch-screen media interface. Volvo is planning...

Electric Volvo XC40 previewed ahead October 16 debut

Oct 02, 2019

Volvo has sent out some teaser images of its upcoming fully electric XC40 SUV. It will come in as the brand’s first fully electric vehicle. While Volvo’s sub-brand, Polestar, focuses on electrified and hybrid vehicles,...

Polestar opens its first stand-alone factory in China

Aug 27, 2019

Polestar is now officially a stand-alone vehicle manufacturer, separate from Volvo, with its first dedicated production facility opening today in China. The Polestar Production Centre in Chengdu, China, will manufacturer vehicles for China and for...

2019 Volvo S60 and V60 spotted in Australia

Aug 19, 2019

The all-new 2020 Volvo S60 and V60 have touched down in Australia, with some of the first examples spotted during transport today. Volvo has previously said the new models will officially go on sale during...

2019 Volvo XC40 T4 Inscription review (video)

May 31, 2019

Since hitting Australian shores in mid-2018, the Volvo XC40 has been making head waves. The new small SUV from the suave Swedish company has lifted the bar in this segment. Volvo has been struggling to...