2016 Volvo V60 Polestar Test Drive

?2016 Volvo V60 Polestar? A Special Order Limited Edition Wagon Volvo?s Polestar S60 and V60 models are not Polish actors, but are in fact exclusive Swedish hot rods from Volvo?s Polestar Performance Division. The S60 is a 4-door example, while the V60 answers the call for wagon fans….

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2016 Volvo XC90 Test Drive

By Bill Schaffer Los Angeles — While the rest of the auto industry was busy polishing their images, Volvo engineers were sweating over drawing boards (actually I think they use computers) reinventing the SUV, for a second time. Volvo first reinvented the SUV in 2002 when they launched the original XC90. More car-like than the…

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2015.5 Volvo V60 T6 R-Design Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer It?s been fifteen years since Ford agreed to buy the Volvo automotive company and subsequently it?s been resold to the Chinese automaker Geely. Volvo survived through the transitions with few changes to the product lineup especially in recent years, but during the last year we?ve been seeing signs of a…

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2015 Volvo V60 Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Safety and wagons have been the backbone of Volvo tradition, for the last 60 years, however, sport wagons had been dropped from the U.S. lineup a few years ago leaving only the highly acclaimed rugged XC wagons. That changes for 2015 with the reintroduction of the Volvo V60 sport wagon…

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2015 Volvo S60 Sedan Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Remember Volvo? Volvo was that safety-obsessed Swedish car company that was swallowed up by Ford in 1999, stuffed into a box with some big ticket brands (Jaguar, Land Rover and Aston Martin along with Lincoln and Mercury) in what was called Premier Auto Group (PAG). Then when Alan Mulally became…

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The 2015 Volvo 60 Cluster First Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer Las Vegas ? Volvo may have introduced their new engine architecture and 2015 models of the S60, V60 and XC60 in Las Vegas, but that?s no reason for ?what happens in Vegas? to stay in Vegas. This is the kind of big news car shoppers should know about. Volvo has…

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