Meanwhile as they languish in their own foolishness and lack of foresight Volvo is off and running and appears to be determined to catch up.
This spring the all-new 2016 Volvo XC90 will bring many firsts to the Volvo brand here in the US.
There is no loser in this matchup. Both of these premium 5-passenger crossovers have style in spades. The Volvo XC 60 T6 brings safety, power, and Scandinavian design to the comparison.
By the end of next year, four enticing plug-in SUVs will have hit the U.S. market.
No vehicle is more important to Volvo’s future than its 2015 XC90 sport utility crossover. The XC90 will be all new for Volvo in the coming year.
Volvo and some partners have completed a successful study of a way to wirelessly charge electric cars.
In early April of this year Derek Crabb, Vice President Powertrain Engineering at Volvo Car Group said of V8 engines "We will create smaller, more intelligent engines with so much power that they w
At that time, power and performance were all that really mattered to auto buyers, but somehow the visionaries at Volvo foresaw the dawn of a new day in the distant future.
Volvo has decided to drop both four and six cylinder engines going forward and has embarked on a single engine platform called Volvo Engine Architecture (VEA) to meet the needs of all its vehicles.
Volvo has been testing a mechanical hybrid system it claims will reduce fuel consumption by up to 25% for a given performance point.
Volvo has upgraded the electric Volvo C30 with a more powerful drive train, and more powerful charging system.
This coming fall Volvo will launch its new VEA (Volvo Engine Architecture) family of engines.