Volvo

Video: Volvo ‘Mean Green’ 2100hp truck breaks speed records

May 04, 2012

Ever wondered what the fastest truck in the world is capable of over a flying, and standing kilometre? The Volvo ‘Mean Green’ hybrid truck has just set both records. Trucks aren’t usually our focal talking...

Heico Sportiv 2013 Volvo V40 performance upgrade preview

May 01, 2012

Even though the new 2013 Volvo V40 is yet to hit the showrooms, aftermarket tuning company Heico Sportiv is already planning some performance upgrades for the svelte new hatch. In standard form, the Volvo V40...

Volvo celebrates its 85th birthday today

Apr 14, 2012

Volvo Cars is celebrating its 85th birthday today, and to mark the occasion a 1927 Volvo OV4 was driven off the original production line in Lundby, just like it was 85 years ago. The first...

2013 Volvo V40 R-Design revealed in catelogue image

Apr 04, 2012

An image of the sleek new 2013 Volvo V40 R-Design has been leaked in a Spanish catalogue. This is the performance/sporty variant of the new V40, which is set to go on sale during late-2012/early-2013....

Volvo expands Polestar program to C30, V60 and XC60 in Australia

Apr 02, 2012

Volvo Australia has announced that its tuning and upgrade division, Polestar, will now be providing performance options for the C30 T5, the S60 and V60, and the XC60 T6 and D5 SUV. Polestar is a...

Top 10 performance station wagons (2012)

Mar 29, 2012

The handy station wagon; we love them here in Australia. Almost everyone has resorted to one, whether it was for a camping trip, picking up a new TV, or your first date – please spare...

For Sale: 1969 Volvo Amazon Kombi with 788hp engine

Mar 22, 2012

Cars are almost always cooler when they’re in wagon form. And this old-school 1969 Volvo Amazon Kombi doesn’t get much better. It’s a sleeper and a half, with 788hp. Yes, this friendly old Volvo wagon...

Volvo V60 T5 Ocean Race limited editions announced

Mar 15, 2012

Volvo Australia is introducing a new limited edition range, available as the Volvo V60 T5 Ocean Race, Volvo XC60 D5 Ocean Race, and the Volvo XC70 D5 Ocean Race, all celebrating the V0lvo Ocean Race...

2013 Volvo V40 official images now online

Feb 28, 2012

Official images of the all-new 2013 Volvo V40 have surfaced online, after a series of leaked and spied images revealed the new model. The V40 will replace the old V40 and V50 wagon. The new...

2013 Volvo V40 leaked again

Feb 23, 2012

Some more images of the new 2013 Volvo V40 have been leaked, this time showing the new model in full detail. Volvo is set to give it a proper unveiling at the 2012 Geneva Motor...

2012 Volvo S60 TTA set for Swedish Racing Elite League

Feb 22, 2012

Here’s proof Volvo isn’t always about outright safety. It’s the hot new 2012 Volvo S60 TTA racing car that will compete in the Swedish Racing Elite League. Featuring a full carbon fibre body, the S60,...

2013 Volvo V40 revealed in leaked images

Feb 17, 2012

Images of the all-new 2013 Volvo V40 have been leaked online. The Volvo V40 will be the Swedish company’s new compact vehicle, ready to take on the likes of the Volkswagen Golf, BMW 1 Series,...