Test Drive: Volvo R-Design (Part 4)

?Volvo C30? R-Design By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Of the three Polestar modified cars, the C30 feels the most dramatic on the road and much of that is due to its smaller size.? Already one of our favorites for its sporty handling and the styling, which resembles a contemporary version of the P1800ES from the…

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Test Drive: Volvo R-Design

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer After more than 20 years of reviewing new cars, we know we can always count on a new Volvo to have several distinctive characteristics. It will be one of the safest cars on the road The seats will be the most comfortable The styling will be unique Along with these…

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Test Drive: 2012 Volvo C30 T5 R-Design

??Volvo?s C30 T5 R-Design Platinum Polestar? ?Volvo?s 2012 C30 is the smallest vehicle in the Swedish carmaker?s lineup. But don?t let its diminutive stature fool you ? it also may well be the most expressive car in the Volvo stable. Power is courtesy of a 2.5-liter DOHC, 20-valve Turbocharged inline 5-cylinder engine with Variable Valve…

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Volvo Shows Electric C30 After Crash

Electric Vehicle Safety Amidst the glamor and shine of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit in January, Volvo was showing an ?after? concept?the results of a 40 mph crash in an electric powered Volvo C30. “We are the first car maker in the world to show what a truly safe electric car looks…

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