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Report: Volvo to…erm…focus on the Ford Focus with competitive new compact models

Some new baby Volvos are in the works to as the Swedish automaker continues to revitalize its entire lineup. So far, we’ve seen the arrival of the new XC90 and the next model due for a replacement would be the second-oldest in existence, the S80. But regardless of the new and current models, it’s important […]

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Report: Volvo CEO shares details about new CMA platform for compact cars

Volvo’s new partnership with China’s Geely is resulting in the brand’s next generation of cars. That said, Volvo’s CEO, Hakan Samuelsson, spoke to Top Gear recently about their new Compact Modular Architecture, or CMA. What does this mean? We should expect a new S40, V40, and XC40 from this new platform. It’ll be loosely based off […]

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2011 Volvo XC90

Report: Volvo’s not bringing the V40 to the US, new XC90 supposedly due in 2014

Last December, we learned that Volvo was in the works to debut an all-new V40 estate at this year’s Geneva Motor Show. And according to some reports, word is that despite the hype, Volvo of US’s CEO, Stefan Jacoby, said that the V40 will skip the US market. The V40 was being pitched as Volvo’s […]

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Volvo releases new Polestar performance packages for turbo five and six

Volvo’s tuning partner Polestar will be offering some power boosting packages for virtually any five- or six-cylinder Volvos. That pretty much means the C30, C70, S40, and only the T6 version of the S60 and the XC60. Thanks to some ECU work, increased boost, remapped throttle and advanced timing, the T5 is up to 250-hp […]

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Volvo reveals Polestar tuning software for C30, C70 and S40

A new tuning package has an upcoming release of for November 14th, but its not for one of the more usual suspects for a kit. Volvo is releasing a $1,295 kit to boost its recognition amongst enthusiasts, which will offer Polestar software on models that come with the T5 engine, including the C30, C70 and […]

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Cars being discontinued for the 2012 model year

Wondering where the Buick Lucerne, Cadillac DTS/STS, Ford Ranger and the Honda Element aren’t available for sale at your local dealership? Well, if you loved those models (and a bunch of others) we’re sad to say that they have been discontinued for the 2012 model year. We’ve put together a little list for you for […]

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Volvo targets BMW 1-Series and X1, S80 and XC90 to get their own platform

As Volvo adapts to its new Chinese owner and a brand new CEO – Stefan Jacoby, former CEO of Volkswagen – the brand is making all sorts of changes to improve its luxury image. First and foremost – Volvo has its sights set on the BMW 1-Series and the BMW X1. The compact sedan, which […]

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Volvo recalls almost 30,000 vehicles worldwide

A recall of the 2010-“11 Volvo C30 and 2010 Volvo S40 and V50 has gone global. It had originally appeared that the recall would only affect a handful of cars; 536 units in the United States. Volvo says that the recall now involves 29,299 cars worldwide. The vehicles effected are those equipped with six-speed manual […]

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