Volvo

Volvo cars to feature 180km/h speed limit from 2020

Mar 05, 2019

Volvo Cars has announced it is planning to put a 180km/h speed limiter on all of its production vehicles from 2020. This is part of its plan to have nobody killed or seriously injured in...

Polestar 2 debuts as suave Tesla Model 3 rival

Feb 27, 2019

As promised, this is the Polestar 2. It’s the Volvo sub-brand’s second car, and it’s getting ready to jump into the ring with the likes of the Tesla Model 3. Yep, things are getting serious...

2020 Volvo XC90 announced, new B badge for mild hybrid

Feb 24, 2019

Volvo has unveiled a fresh update for introduction of the 2020 Volvo XC90 large SUV, debuting brand new electrified engine options including a new naming structure with B-badged variants. New badges will be introduced for...

Polestar 2 previewed ahead online reveal on February 27

Feb 15, 2019

Volvo’s performance and electric vehicle brand Polestar has sent out another teaser of its second bespoke vehicle, creatively called the Polestar 2. In the teaser image we get a quick look at the rear end,...

2019 World Car of the Year finalists announced

Feb 07, 2019

The 2019 World Car of the Year finalists have been announced, as judges narrow down on the best cars of the year before the final crowns are handed out during the New York auto show...

Polestar 2 previewed, gets 4-door coupe design

Jan 25, 2019

Volvo’s performance and electric vehicle brand, Polestar, is planning to launch its second bespoke car this year, creatively called the Polestar 2. The company has sent out a few teasers to get the excitement going....

Volvo sets record global sales in 2018, up 12.4%

Jan 07, 2019

Following a stellar year of sales around the world, Volvo Cars set a new global sales record in 2018. It broke the 600,000-unit milestone for the first time in the company’s history. Volvo Cars sold...

Video: 1989 Volvo 240 GL wagon 0-100km/h & engine sound

Dec 14, 2018

It’s Swedish, boxy shape makes it one of the most recognised vehicles of all time. It’s synonymous with safety, utility and is perhaps the most conservative, egoless vehicle you could ever imagine. But, it is...

Polestar 1 testing moves to driver experience validation

Dec 07, 2018

Development and fine-tuning of Polestar’s first bespoke model, creatively named the Polestar 1, continues. The latest area of assessment are chassis dynamics and driver experience, following crash testing with its carbon fibre body last month....

Volvo sets global annual sales record already, before December

Dec 05, 2018

Volvo Cars has reported a new record for global sales, selling 582,096 vehicles during the January through November period. This is up 13.5 per cent on the efforts achieved in the same period last year....

Polestar 1 undergoes first crash tests with carbon fibre body

Nov 01, 2018

Polestar has performed its first run of crash tests of the upcoming Polestar 1 hybrid sports car. This is the first time Volvo has analysed the strength of a carbon fibre body under crash test...

First Polestar 1 prototypes go into production in Sweden

Oct 04, 2018

The first prototype versions of the upcoming Polestar 1 have gone into production as they get ready for their road verification processes, including crash tests, weather testing and driving assessments. Volvo’s Polestar brand, which has...