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The first Volvo car rolled off the line in Göteborg, Sweden in 1927 and the first truck followed the next year. Over the decades Volvo became a major vehicle exporter, sending cars, trucks, busses and tractors all over the world. Volvo Car Co. was sold to Ford Motor Company in 1999 for a reported $6.45 billion.

Volvo Sedan Reviews

2012 Volvo S60 R-Design Review

2012 Volvo S60 R-Design Review

Volvo's S60 R-Design looks great, it’s sleek and luxurious inside, handles like a true sports sedan and… it’s from Sweden?
2011 Volvo S60 Review

2011 Volvo S60 Review

Volvo has finally built a genuine competitor to its German rivals and has even managed to keep the brand’s distinct identity intact. The only issue will be attracting buyers to this more engaging Volvo considering the automaker’s decades-old reputation for building solid and safe, and therefore dull, automobiles.
2009 Volvo S40 T5 R-Design

2009 Volvo S40 T5 R-Design

Often overlooked, the turbocharged five-cylinder R-Design Volvo S40 delivers most of what you’d expect from a European sports sedan and while there is no rear-drive option, an excellent AWD setup makes it both surefooted and fun.

Volvo Crossover Reviews

Volvo SUV Reviews

2010 Volvo XC60 First Drive

2010 Volvo XC60 First Drive

The XC60 is a whole new vehicle from Volvo and underneath that sheetmetal there’s a brand new safety idea – City Safety automatic braking for accident avoidance. We even went so far as to test it against a brick wall!

Volvo Luxury Car Reviews

2015 Volvo V60 T5 Drive-E Review

2015 Volvo V60 T5 Drive-E Review

Wagon lovers everywhere are lining the streets in celebration as Volvo brings a proper wagon back to America. But is it any good and, more importantly, will it sell?

Volvo Coupe Reviews

Volvo Convertible Reviews

2013 Volvo C70 Convertible Review

2013 Volvo C70 Convertible Review

With so many luxury convertibles on the market, Ken Glassman outlines the many reasons to consider the Volvo C70… last.

Volvo News View All Volvo News

Volvo Inflatable Child Seat Concept Revealed

Volvo Inflatable Child Seat Concept Revealed
Always known for its safety, Volvo is broadening its horizons by trying to make parents’ lives easier. As its name suggests, the concept is an inflatable rear-facing child seat. It features ground-breaking technology from the Swedish automaker. Not only does Volvo say it is safe and easy to carry, but it will enable parents to... more

Volvo Introduces New Inscription Package

Volvo Introduces New Inscription Package
Volvo is rolling out a new specialized package to offer customers more luxury in two of their models.  Buyers of the XC60 and S80 can equip their cars with the upgrade, known as the inscription package. It includes Inscription Sovereign Hide leather seats, a leather covered instrument panel,  wood inlays, and an embroidered Inscription logo along... more

Volvo Concept Estate to Inspire New V90 Wagon

Volvo Concept Estate to Inspire New V90 Wagon
Now that Volvo is owned by Geely, the Swedish automaker has some big plans for its near future. After debuting three impressive concepts this past year, it is being reported that the Volvo Concept Estate will result in a new V90 wagon model that will replace the current V70. Moving upmarket, the V90 will be... more

Five-Point Inspection: 2014 Volvo S60 T6 AWD

Five-Point Inspection: 2014 Volvo S60 T6 AWD
We are on the cusp of a minor revolution at Volvo. A set of new Drive-E powertrains, updated models and all-new offerings are almost here. Despite the new technology, increased efficiency and updated styling, one key pillar of Volvo will remain: safety. SEE ALSO: 2013 Volvo S60 T6 R-Design Review – Video And we don’t... more

Volvos CMA Platform to Spawn new C30, V40

Volvos CMA Platform to Spawn new C30, V40
Volvo is embracing the idea of scalable architectures, and is already developing the second such platform for the brand.  Known as Compact Modular Architecture (CMA), this new platform will be used for a host of new small cars from Volvo. It is likely to spawn a replacement for the C30, a compact crossover which may be... more

Volvo Using the Cloud to Warn Drivers of Slippery Roads

Volvo Using the Cloud to Warn Drivers of Slippery Roads
Volvo is developing another use or connected car technology meant to improve driving safety. The company is working with the Swedish Transport Administration to launch a pilot project using cars connected to the virtual cloud that are able to relay road conditions. Equipped cars send information in real time about patches of road that may... more