Volvo Mulls Trimming Product Line, Adding Dealer Financing Division

Volvo Mulls Trimming Product Line, Adding Dealer Financing Division
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Like the waistline of its parent country’s bikini models, Volvo is considering trimming down—cutting its product line in half, including its legendary wagons. Volvo CEO Stefan Jacoby believes that in America, its core products are the S60, the XC60 and XC90 SUVs. That means no more S40, no goofy-but-unloved C30 hatchback, and perhaps most egregious… Continue Reading...

Volvo Introduces S80 Executive and V70 R-Design Special Editions

Volvo Introduces S80 Executive and V70 R-Design Special Editions
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Volvo is adding a bit of high-end luxury to their popular S80 and V70 models with special edition models. Starting with their sedan, the S80 will have an Executive edition featuring an espresso brown or black leather instrument panel. The soft-leather seats are ventilated with a massage function and the center console now sports aluminum… Continue Reading...

Volvo Recalls 10,000 Cars Over Airbag Defect

Volvo Recalls 10,000 Cars Over Airbag Defect
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Volvo is recalling nearly 10,000 cars in the United States due to the possibility of air bags failing to deploy properly. The recall involves 9,746 2010-11 S80 and XC70s and 2011 XC60s and 2010 V70s. Volvo said that the airbag issue involved “an intermittent fault in the driver’s airbag clock spring wiring connector for the… Continue Reading...

Heico Sportiv Volvo V70 T6 AWD R-Design; The Fastest Mouthful Ever

Heico Sportiv Volvo V70 T6 AWD R-Design; The Fastest Mouthful Ever
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Ever want to pay $87,000 for a Volvo with a name so long you can barely pronounce? Now you can, with the Heico Sportiv Volvo V70 T6 AWD R-Design, a hopped up V70 wagon made in a limited run of 100 units and retailing for almost 90 grand. The 325 horsepower wagon will hit 60… Continue Reading...