Has it really come to this?
If you often find yourself plying Manila's streets in the wee hours of the morning, no doubt you've come across the sight of cars coasting down the road at a snail's pace, trying with all their might to maintain
The Japanese already do this
Volvo cars are some of the safest in the business. This is, after all, a brand that prides itself on safety almost more than anything, and today it shows in how its products are built and the tech inside them.Still, this
From the outfit formerly known as Polestar Racing
Is Cyan Racing not familiar to you? Then maybe its former moniker will ring a bell: Polestar Racing. The motorsport partner to Volvo's iconic performance wing changed its name not too long ago, and its engineers have been busy.Despite the
Four-wheel-drive fastback claims 0-100kph in under 5sec and 500km of range
You probably know a bit about Polestar by now-the racing team that became Volvo's tuning arm, that became a stand-alone electric performance brand in 2017. You might even have gazed longingly at the company's first car, the Polestar
A sexy little Swede
The prices for Volvo's latest Philippine offering, the all-new XC40, have been revealed. If you're looking to buy a brand-new premium crossover this 2019, this should be worth a look. We've seen it in the metal and
KERS in a big, seven-seat Swedish SUV? You’d better believe it
Ladies and gents, feast your eyes on the facelifted Volvo XC90. Looks pretty much exactly the same as the current one, doesn't it? Given how much we love Volvo's design language at the moment, though, that's no bad thing
Winter is here
Which Volvo V60 is this?The fast one, which also happens to be the plug-in hybrid one. It borrows the T8 'twin-engine' powertrain from the bigger Volvo 90-series cars, with which it shares the so-called 'SPA' platform. The
It’s said to be the Chinese carmaker’s most “driver-focused” car to date
Geely is the money behind Volvo, Lynk & Co, and Lotus, among others. It still does cars with its own badge on, though. Cars like the FY11-an SUV-coupe thing in the mold of the BMW X6 and the Mercedes GLE Coupe.
“Do not underestimate how appealing a high seating position is to customers”
It's tough being a hatchback, eh? One day you're soup du jour, the next you're being shunned in favor of fancy new SUV-shaped things. If this troubles you as much as us, please direct your anger toward Volvo,
Grattis!
The year 2018 didn't seem to be such a hot 12 months for the local automotive industry (we'll need to wait for the official sales tallies to know for sure). Globally, however, some car manufacturers achieved record sales numbers.Volvo,
It beat the all-new Toyota Corolla
The results of this year's Japan Car of the Year (JCOTY) voting are in, and-once again-Volvo finds itself a cut above the rest of the competition.Volvo's XC40 has been named the 2018 JCOTY after narrowly edging out
“Instead of bringing a concept car, we talk about the concept of a car”
Car shows are traditionally full of...cars. This year's Los Angeles Auto Show is no different, except perhaps for Volvo, which isn't showing any cars at all.Instead, the Swedish carmaker will show off a range of connectivity services, autonomous
He’s into airplanes, too
If there is one man who defines Pinoy rock 'n' roll, it has to be Joey 'Pepe' Smith. A member of the Juan dela Cruz band and a constant fixture in the local music scene, Pepe is undoubtedly an icon."I dropped
It's not a terrible idea
The rise of the machines is taking aim at truck drivers. This is Volvo's concept for a driverless, electric truck, or 'semi' if you prefer. Stop sniggering at the back, you'll offend her. She's called Vera.Volvo says the
Is it possible?
This is Volvo's new 360c autonomous concept and, as you can see, it's of the 100 per cent autonomous, mobile relaxation chamber ilk. Now, we've seen several of these futuristic electric concepts released with the ethos of 'changing the
*In Lego form, at least
Nobody who works at Top Gear ever really grew up. This explains two things. First, the state of the office-it's a tip-and second, our love of all things Lego. Especially those big, complicated kits from the Technic series-like
Sorry, no diesels
Volvo is on a roll. Has been for a while. And that roll looks set to continue thanks to this-the new S60. It is a car of firsts. The first Volvo to be built in the USA, at the company's
The retail service now has 'in-car' delivery
Would you trust a stranger with your car? And we don't mean leaving the keys with a valet or grabbing a bite while someone washes your ride--a person, or more specifically a company, will have the ability to unlock it
All the wagon you need
Volvo has a storied history of making quirky wagons. Mention, for example, the 850 T5-R, and you will have older Euro enthusiasts drooling. Sexy, it wasn't, but this boxy wagon-often painted a ghastly shade of yellow-boasted a turbocharged
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