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Volvo Project Aims To Make 'Roam Delivery' Easier Than Home Delivery

Volvo Project Aims To Make 'Roam Delivery' Easier Than Home Delivery

Do you have issues with home package delivery? What if you could simply get deliveries tucked neatly into your car? The automaker Volvo is working on that. It cites 2013 data, noting that 60 percent of those shopping online have, and that home delivery in general places additional time... read more

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2016 Volvo S60 Inscription

Your Volvo, Like Your iPhone, May Soon Be Chinese-Made: Does It Matter?

It’s a done deal. Chinese-built cars will soon arrive to the U.S. market this summer, and they will bear what to some will be a very unlikely badge: Volvo. In its press... read more January 13, 2015 by 


 
Volvo V60 Cross Country

Rugged 2015.5 Volvo V60 Cross Country Wagon Takes On Outback, Allroad

The 2015.5 Volvo V60 Cross Country takes aim at busy weekend warriors who reject big, cumbersome SUVs yet take to the trails (or the mountain, or the river) on the weekend... read more November 19, 2014 by 


 
Volvo Sensus infotainment system  -  in 2016 Volvo XC90

2016 Volvo XC90: Tablet-Like Sensus Is The Future Of Infotainment

Is it any surprise that we're all very visual when it comes to staying in touch in our vehicles? What most drivers are accustomed to seeing, almost constantly, are tiled... read more October 12, 2014 by 


 
2016 Volvo XC90

Ceiling Limited: Volvo Renewal Plan Puts Convertibles, Coupes On Hiatus

Where are the two-door models in Volvo’s lineup? With the sporty C30 hatchback and luxurious C70 convertible now both gone from the lineup, it’s a question that... read more September 3, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volvo V60

2015 Volvo V60 Video Road Test

Volvo is known for its wagons, but it hasn’t actually sold a station wagon in the U.S. for a while now—just a lot of crossovers. That all changes with the new... read more June 27, 2014 by 


 
2016 Volvo XC90

2015 Volvo XC90 Gets Slow-Drip Release This Year

Volvo has a new XC90 waiting in the wings, but you'll have to wait a few more weeks until it casts a brighter light on the crossover SUV's new skin. By the time the 2015... read more May 28, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volvo S60 T6 Drive-E  -  Driven, April 2014

2015 Volvo S60 T6 Drive-E: Quick Spin

Can subbing in a completely new engine and transmission significantly change the character of an existing model? Yes, it certainly can—and the Volvo S60 is the best... read more April 27, 2014 by 


 
Volvo inflatable child seat

Volvo's New Child Car Seat Concept: Lightweight, Inflatable, Military-Grade

Volvo is usually at the cutting edge of vehicle safety with advanced technologies, but when it came to creating a safer and less bulky child seat, it stayed relatively low... read more April 14, 2014 by 


 
Volvo: Slippery road warning shared with other cars

In Scandinavia, Volvo Crowdsources Roadway Safety

Crowdsourcing is a very big deal these days. NASA, for example, has used it to let amateur astronomers help in the search for new planets and killer asteroids. And on a more... read more March 24, 2014 by 


 
Apple CarPlay.

Apple's iOS In The Car Is Now CarPlay, Will Debut On Ferrari, Mercedes, Volvo Cars This Week

Since last summer, we've been waiting for the debut of Apple's in-dash operating system, iOS in the Car. Images of the service in action finally leaked to the web in January... read more March 3, 2014 by 


 
Volvo pilots groundbreaking 'Roam Delivery' service

Volvo's 'Roam Delivery' Service Puts Junk In Your Trunk While You're Not Around

Ten years ago, many folks thought that we'd all be telecommuting by now, working from home and seeing the world from the comfort of our virtual reality pods. Alas, that... read more February 20, 2014 by 


 
2014 Volvo S60L production in China

Can Volvo Be Saved?

Once upon a time, Volvo was a force to be reckoned with. Can it rise from the ashes, or is it speeding irrevocably toward irrelevance? Even at the height of its popularity... read more January 27, 2014 by 


 
2011 Volvo S60

2011-2012 Volvo S60 Recalled For Oil-Pressure Problem

Volvo has launched a recall of S60 sedans from the 2011 and 2012 model years. According to a bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, many of those... read more December 30, 2013 by 


 
2014 Volvo XC90

2014 Volvo XC90: After All These Years, Still A Top Safety Achiever

As of 2014, the Volvo XC90 crossover has been on the market for a dozen years; and its structure hasn't seen any extensive reengineering during that time. Yet the 2014 Volvo... read more November 6, 2013 by 


 
2015 Volvo V60

2015 Volvo V60 Wagon To Debut Engine Tech Headed For S60, XC60

When the 2015 Volvo V60 sport wagon arrives in January 2014, it will be the first model from Volvo to arrive with the automaker's new Drive-E powertrains, which will... read more September 18, 2013 by 


 

 
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