Volvo reviews

Volvo reports record global half-year sales in 2021, up 41%

Jul 26, 2021

Volvo is having an absolutely cracking year of sales, with the company recording record-setting profits for the first-half of 2021 on the back of a staggering 41 per cent increase in global sales. Volvo posted...

Volvo to take full ownership of its Chinese manufacturing, from parent Geely

Jul 23, 2021

Volvo has announced that it will take back control of its manufacturing, sales and operations in China after a new agreement with parent company, the Geely Holding Group. If you’re a little confused, don’t worry,...

Volvo focused on 1000km range and rapid charging for new EV lineup

Jul 02, 2021

Volvo says that it is targeting maximum range figures and fast charging capabilities for its range of next-generation electric vehicles (EVs), as the Swedish manufacturer drums up excitement for its electrified future. The company says...

Volvo global sales up 43% in May, up 49.9% year-to-date

Jun 08, 2021

Volvo is celebrating its 11th consecutive month of sales growth, with its global figures in May up 43 per cent compared with May last year. Most manufacturers are reporting a spike in figures compared with...

Volvo tops 2020 JD Power Tech Experience Index Study

Aug 24, 2020

Results from the recent 2020 JD Power Tech Experience Index Study in the US have revealed which car manufacturers are doing best in the field of technology, and the brands that could need some improvement,...

2020 Volvo XC90

All new Volvo cars now limited to 180km/h from factory

May 22, 2020

Volvo has announced that from now on every new vehicle it produces will have a top speed limited to 180km/h. This is all part of Volvo’s plan to see zero serious injuries or fatalities in...

2020 Volvo XC60 T8 Polestar Engineered--PerformanceDrive

2020 Volvo XC60 T8 Polestar Engineered review (video)

Apr 06, 2020

Stylish, modern and sophisticated. That’s how we have come to know Volvo cars. Even though the demand for efficiency has increased, the desire for performance has not. And that’s where the hybrid petrol-electric Volvo XC60...

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...

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...

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...

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...

2018 Volvo XC40 T5 R-Design review (video)

Aug 30, 2018

Finally, the new Volvo XC40 has hit Aussie shores. But, it joins an already flourished small SUV market. To mark the occasion Volvo Australia is offering special ‘Launch Editions’ that come jam-packed with the latest...