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11 de dezembro de 2013

Volvo teases the XC Coupe Concept [Video]

Back in August, Volvo revealed the Coupé Concept and promised this car is the first with the brand's new design philosophy. Today, the Swedish company revealed the second concept (of three) that possibly previews the next-generation Volvo XC60 or XC90. The XC90 is sold since 2002 so it is due to have a replacement introduced soon.

29 de agosto de 2013

Volvo completely reveals the Coupe Concept

Volvo finally showed the first of three completely new concepts that will serve as a basis for future models of the Swedish brand. This concept also uses the new Scalable Product Architecture (SPA) which will be premiered with the 2014 Volvo XC90. The objective is give its cars a more premium look and feel.

26 de agosto de 2013

Seems the mystery concept was created by Volvo [Video]

At the time, i was undecided whether this concept was made ​​by Citroen/DS or Volvo, but today, Volvo, showed a video with the Head of Design Volvo Car Group, Thomas Ingenlath, that enlightens us. In this video he explains that he wants to transform the design of the Swedish brand, but the interesting parts appears on the 11-second mark, where we can see a new concept, called C Coupe, that will be unveiled soon.

25 de junho de 2013

HEICO SPORTIV reveals the Volvo V40 T5 HPC. Wants to beat the Germans

HEICO SPORTIV has been improving and upgrading Volvos for many years, and their latest project is the V40 Cross Country T5 that suffers a rather large power boost and gains the title of HPC (HEICO Performance Car), besides many other obvious, and not so obvious, modifications. According to the German "tuner", the car was designed as a series-producible vehicle.

20 de junho de 2013

Volvo introduces a self-parking car [Video]

One day cars will drive for us, we won't have to do anything (for me, that will be a sad day), and that day is closer than we think. It all started a long time ago with robots taking our place in factories, the human being is being replaced in everything, and they will soon take our place behind the wheel.

17 de maio de 2013

Volvo teased a new music video. Not cool. [Video]

Two days ago, i showed here two videos that served as a teaser for something that was going to be revealed today. That something was just a new music video performed by Lune with the Swedish House Mafia, that also features a Volvo XC60. This was a bad move by Volvo, getting half the internet all excited for nothing. See the video below.

16 de maio de 2013

Volvo V40 Pirelli by Heico Sportiv

Italian tire manufacturer, Pirelli, celebrates this year their jubilee and the German Volvo tuner, HEICO SPORTIV, wants to join the party. In 2009, both companies partnership in motorsports, but soon reached other business areas, with Pirelli becoming one of Heico Sportiv’s key technology partners.

15 de maio de 2013

Volvo teases... something.

Volvo released today the second video teaser, promising a world premiere, but didn't confirmed if it's a car or something else. This world premiere will take place on Friday 17th May, 2013, at 8:30PM CET, and will feature Swedish House Mafia (Axwell, Steve Angello and Sebastian Ingrosso) and Lune, meaning this could just be a music video.

27 de abril de 2013

Meet the new Volvo FMX

Volvo revealed the new FMX at the 2013 Bauma in Munich, giving it a more distinct look compared to the rest of Volvo's lineup of trucks. Like all truck manufacturers, Volvo also had to improve their models so they comply with the Euro 6 standard, but in the process they also made more significant changes.

18 de abril de 2013

Volvo began producing the S60 Polestar. Only available in Australia

Volvo introduced the S60 Polestar for quite some time but never said anything about whether or not it would be produced. Today the story is a little different. The Swedish company announced they are going to produce this car in an undisclosed number of units for the Australian market.

27 de março de 2013

Volvo reveals the new S60, V60 and XC60 R-Design [Video]

Volvo didn't announce they were bringing something to the New York International Auto Show, but strangely they just introduced the R-Design versions for the redesigned Volvo S60, V60 and XC60. The R-Design versions only include cosmetic changes, meaning you can have it with all the engine options Volvo gives us.

18 de fevereiro de 2013

Volvo facelifts almost all of their cars. They look worst.

At the moment Volvo sells 8 cars, and of those six will have a major overhaul starting from May. The changes are more than just cosmetic. Besides the new look on the outside and inside the S60, V60, XC60, V70, XC70 and S80 will have better equipment together with an improved fuel economy and reduced CO2 emissions.

28 de dezembro de 2012

Volvo XC60 facelift revealed in China

It seems that the Chinese automobile market is entitled to have the majority of updates before all other countries, and once again it happened with the facelift of the Volvo XC60.

16 de dezembro de 2012

Short News: Volvo Trucks buys the last shares from Renault Trucks

The French automaker, Renault SA, sold the last shares (6,5%) they had in Volvo AB for 1.458 million Euros ($1.92 billion Dollars) ending a connection that lasted for 11 years as the largest owner of the Swedish company.

13 de dezembro de 2012

Volvo S80 facelift for 2013

I have to assume that i can not read anything in Mandarin and google translator didn't really help, all i know is that the S80 (S80L) will have a slight face-lift for 2013 (atleast in China), causing it to reach 9 years of life instead of a life cycle of 8 years, normal in Volvo.

4 de dezembro de 2012

Volvo will invest more in Sweden. 11 Billion!

Volvo Car Group will invest eleven billion dollars in the SPA (Scalable Product Architecture) and VEA (Volvo Engine Architecture) and half of that will be spent in Sweden in infrastructure for the new vehicle architecture and engine family.

1 de dezembro de 2012

What does it take to design and build a truck? Volvo Trucks design team tells us how they did it [Video]

All of us who like vehicles of all types, also find interesting how they are created and how they go from a simple drawing to the final form. And the guys all Volvo Trucks showed us how they do it.

The story behind the first Volvo C30 Polestar limited edition [Video]

Back in September Volvo finally announced a special limited edition of the C30 Polestar, but it isn't the actual C30 Polestar Concept we got to see and that you can see in the picture above, it is a "normal" C30 with a litle bump in power and torque. That one you can see below.

6 de novembro de 2012

Volvo develops new EV charger, will charge a car battery in 90 minutes

One of the major problems of electric vehicles, in addition to the storage capacity of batteries, is the time it takes to fully charge an electric car. Volvo now seems to have a solution that promises to fully recharge an electric Volvo C30 in just 90 minutes and in 30 the car will have a range of 80km or almost 50miles.

3 de novembro de 2012

Volvo's entry level SUV delayed

According to Auto Motor und Sport Volvo has put his small SUV, which could be called XC30 or XC40, on hold because their current Ford-based platform is not flexible enough to be used on a new crossover and their new Scalable Platform Architecture (SPA) is too large for the model.