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Volvo V90 Priced from $49,950 in U.S.

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Americans are not really station wagon people and prefer SUVs, but Volvo reckons their latest sports tourer stands a good chance of altering the long established habits of the Yanks. The new Volvo V90 R-Design is the tourer in question, a sexy and practical – hard trick to pull – family car now available form […]


Published on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 6:33 by
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Polestar Performance Package for Volvo S90 and V90

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Volvo’s in-house tuning and motorsport arm, Polestar, announced the launch of a series of performance upgrades for the new Volvo S90 and V90. As always, these are thorough upgrades that not only increase the output of the engines, but also the drivetrain system so that you can make most of the extra oomph.  


Published on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 5:48 by
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Virtual Tuning: Volvo XC90 Wide Body

Volvo XC90 Wide Body

What are the chances of a Volvo XC90 owner deciding to do this to his or her car? Yes, it’s practically zero. The XC90 is the ultimate family car, and what you see here is an affront to every single value that makes it great. And that’s why we absolutely love it!


Published on Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 6:48 by
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Volvo S90 and V90 Get the R-Design Treatment

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Volvo dropped today the first official photos of the R-Design models of the new Volvo S90 saloon and V90 estate. The souped-up family cars get in this treatment a range of visual upgrades as well as a number of key performance upgrades designed to improve their driving characteristics.


Published on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at 5:47 by
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Official: Volvo 40 Series Concepts

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Volvo has dropped the first photos of a couple of new compact concept cars which they say preview the company’s future “premium small cars.” Volvo 40 Series concepts, neatly called 40.1 and 40.2, will eventually be turned into production models called, according to their body styles, the new V40, S40 and XC40.


Published on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 5:00 by
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Volvo V60 Polestar Named WTCC Safety Car

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Volvo has managed to secure a long-term partnership with the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) to provide the series with what they call “the world’s safest safety car.” It’s a Volvo V60 Polestar equipped with a roll cage and a lights bar.


Published on Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 11:52 by
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Volvo S90 and V90 – UK Pricing and Specs

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The Brits have a special relationship with Volvo cars, which is why it’s always an occasion when they launch a new model in the British market. This month they’re releasing two, the new Volvo S90 and its wagon version, the V90. And they appear to be so good, the English would struggle to make fun […]


Published on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 6:09 by
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Volvo V90 Estate First Pictures Released

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Going back to what they do best, which is making hugely practical and fairly box-shaped cars, Volvo released today the first pictures of V90 station wagon (estate) prior to the car’s debut at the Geneva Motor Show. Depending on your view, Volvo V90 could be called either a short XC90 SUV or a S90 sedan with […]


Published on Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 10:59 by
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Rendering: Volvo V90 Wagon

Volvo V90 Wagon

Volvo caused quite a stir in the automotive world by unveiling the new flagship sedan, the luxurious and elegant S90. As is often the case with hot new cars, we have already seen the car turned, virtually, into many different variants, including a cool Polestar version. Now let’s check out the car in wagon guise […]


Published on Monday, December 7, 2015 at 7:11 by
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Volvo S90 Polestar Already Rendered

Volvo S90 Polestar

So a day after Volvo revealed the new S90 flagship sedan we get to see it in a different guise thanks to the magic of computer rendering. This is what the Volvo S90 Polestar might look like when they eventually get around making it.


Published on Friday, December 4, 2015 at 6:16 by
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Official: 2017 Volvo S90

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We’ve been getting teased for a long time about the all-new Volvo S90, and now it’s finally ready and the car maker has dropped a huge gallery, like they too were weary of all the wait. At any rate, here’s Volvo’s new luxury saloon, boasting a Scandinavian-cool looks and a host of new technologies.


Published on Thursday, December 3, 2015 at 5:37 by
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Volvo XC90 R-Design Launched in the UK

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The new 2015 Volvo XC90 R-Design have made its way to the British market where it now available from £49,785. This almost 50 grand SUV is still the most family-oriented car you can buy, but it’s been garnished with sporty features as well, presumably to stop dad from getting depressed!


Published on Thursday, November 26, 2015 at 11:18 by
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Volvo XC90 Polestar Performance Upgrades

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We are yet to get a fully kitted-out, production Volvo XC90 Polestar, but the Swedish car maker is ready to release the first stages of upgrades for the family SUV in form of power kits for D4 and D5 diesel and T5 and T6 petrol Drive-E engines.


Published on Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 5:09 by
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Rendering: Volvo XC90 Coupe

Volvo XC90 Coupe

These days it is the norm for car makers to copy each other’s designs and ideas, kind of like the makers of smartphones. When Mercedes came up with the CLS, suddenly everybody wanted a four-door coupe. And then BMW made the X6, coupe-like SUVs came into focus. So it’d be not at all surprising if […]


Published on Thursday, July 23, 2015 at 6:36 by
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2015 Volvo XC90 by Heico Sportiv Is Almost Ready

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Heico Sportiv to Volvo is like Brabus to Mercedes-Benz. They are not an in-house tuner as such, but they know those cars inside out and are always the first to release an upgrade package for them. So here’s Heico’s take on the all-new 2015 Volvo XC90.


Published on Monday, June 15, 2015 at 7:29 by
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