Volvo

Volvo offers free electricity for new plug-in customers
Volvo XC40 - front charging
Volvo

Volvo offers free electricity for new plug-in customers

Volvo is offering a year’s supply of free electricity with any of its new plug-in hybrid models from now until 30 June 2020
8 Nov 2019
Volvo uses blockchain tech over cobalt ethics supply
Volvo XC40 Recharge - front 3/4 static
Volvo

Volvo uses blockchain tech over cobalt ethics supply

Most cobalt is sourced from the Democratic Republic of Congo, some by child miners; Volvo’s move aims to address ethics concerns
6 Nov 2019
Volvo V40 (2012-2019) review
Audi A3 vs Volvo V40 vs Volkswagen Golf - Volvo V40
Volvo V40

Volvo V40 (2012-2019) review

The Volvo V40 is a classy and economical alternative to the Audi A3 Sportback, as long as you don't need maximum boot space
25 Oct 2019
Volvo want to lead the way in sustainability
OPINION Volvo XC40 Recharge
Volvo

Volvo want to lead the way in sustainability

After revealing their first EV, Volvo want to lead the way in sustainability just like they have with safety, says Jonathan Burn
23 Oct 2019
Audi Q5 TFSI e vs Volvo XC60 T8
Audi Q5 TFSI e vs Volvo XC60 T8 - front
Audi Q5

Audi Q5 TFSI e vs Volvo XC60 T8

Plug-in hybrid SUVs promise performance and economy. We test the new Audi Q5 TFSI e against the the Volvo XC60 T8 to see which is best
22 Oct 2019
Volvo S60, V60 and XC60 Polestar Engineered models launched
Volvo S60 Polestar Engineered - front studio
Volvo

Volvo S60, V60 and XC60 Polestar Engineered models launched

The Swedish manufacturer has released a sporty upgrade pack for the T8-engined S60 saloon, V60 estate and XC60 SUV
21 Oct 2019
Volvo to axe hybrids and focus on pure electric cars
Volvo XC90 T8 - front action
Volvo

Volvo to axe hybrids and focus on pure electric cars

Volvo sets its sights on becoming a fully electric car brand like Tesla and that will spell the end of its hybrid models after 2025
17 Oct 2019
Volvo aims to slash its CO2 output by 2025
Volvo XC40 EV teaser - drivetrain
Volvo

Volvo aims to slash its CO2 output by 2025

Volvo is aiming to reduce the CO2 footprint of every model by 40 per cent starting with the upcoming XC40 EV
16 Oct 2019
Uncomfortable car seats cost UK economy billions each year
Volvo car seats
Volvo

Uncomfortable car seats cost UK economy billions each year

More than a third of drivers have taken a day off work for back pain caused by poor quality car seats
7 Oct 2019
Volvo and Geely to merge combustion engine operations
Volvo engine
Volvo

Volvo and Geely to merge combustion engine operations

Volvo and Geely to combine combustion engine production into a single stand-alone business, allowing Volvo to focus on electrification
7 Oct 2019
New Volvo S60 T5 Inscription Plus 2019 review
Volvo S60 saloon - front
Volvo S60 Saloon

New Volvo S60 T5 Inscription Plus 2019 review

Volvo's S60 is a strong challenger in the executive car class. Can the comfort-oriented Inscription Plus model take it to the top?
2 Oct 2019
Audi A6 Allroad vs Volvo V90 Cross Country
Audi A6 Allroad vs Volvo V90 Cross Country - header
Audi A6 allroad

Audi A6 Allroad vs Volvo V90 Cross Country

Pumped-up AWD estates offer an alternative to SUVs, but is the Audi A6 Allroad or Volvo V90 Cross Country the pick of the bunch?
1 Oct 2019
Volvo XC60 vs Lexus NX
Volvo XC60 vs Lexus NX - header
Volvo XC60

Volvo XC60 vs Lexus NX

Should you go for mild-hybrid diesel tech with the Volvo XC60, or full-hybrid petrol power with the Lexus NX?
24 Sep 2019
New Volvo XC60 D4 2019 review
Volvo XC60 D4 - front
Volvo XC60 SUV

New Volvo XC60 D4 2019 review

It's slightly old school, but the new Volvo XC60 D4 fulfils its brief as a company car tax-friendly workhorse
18 Sep 2019
New Volvo V60 T8 Twin Engine 2019 review
Volvo V60 T8 Twin Engine - front
Volvo V60 Estate

New Volvo V60 T8 Twin Engine 2019 review

The new Volvo V60 T8 Twin Engine is currently the most powerful model in the V60 range with almost 400bhp, but what's it like to drive?
18 Sep 2019
New Volvo XC40 T5 Twin Engine plug-in hybrid launched
Volvo XC40 hybrid - charging
Volvo XC40

New Volvo XC40 T5 Twin Engine plug-in hybrid launched

Volvo has launched a PHEV version of the XC40 SUV, managing a claimed 141mpg and an all-electric range of almost 30 miles
11 Sep 2019
New 2019 Volvo XC90 facelift: UK prices and specs revealed
Volvo XC90 facelift - front road
Volvo XC90

New 2019 Volvo XC90 facelift: UK prices and specs revealed

Mild hybrid versions of Volvo's XC90 arrive with subtle makeover for 2019, on sale now
2 Sep 2019
Mercedes GLE vs Volvo XC90
Mercedes GLE vs Volvo XC90 - head-to-head
Mercedes GLE

Mercedes GLE vs Volvo XC90

Who needs an MPV when large premium SUVs can carry seven? We pit the refreshed Mercedes GLE against the updated Volvo XC90
29 Aug 2019
New 2020 Volvo XC40: plug-in hybrid tech, specs and dates
Volvo XC40 front static 2019
Volvo XC40

New 2020 Volvo XC40: plug-in hybrid tech, specs and dates

New Volvo XC40 T5 Twin Engine to join revised engine and kit line-up for 2020
29 Aug 2019
Volvo S60 UK prices announced
New Volvo S60 white front quarter
Volvo S60

Volvo S60 UK prices announced

The Volvo S60 saloon's line-up has expanded with the addition of a new PHEV powertrain and additional trim levels
21 Aug 2019
Volvo XC60 T8 - best plug-in hybrid cars
Volvo XC60 T8 hybrid
Volvo XC60

Volvo XC60 T8 - best plug-in hybrid cars

We gave the regular Volvo XC60 a five-star review so the plug-in hybrid T8 version has a great foundation for success
15 Aug 2019
Audi Q3 vs Range Rover Evoque vs Volvo XC40
Audi Q3 group header
Audi Q3

Audi Q3 vs Range Rover Evoque vs Volvo XC40

The Audi Q3, Range Rover Evoque and Volvo XC40 do battle to see which is the small premium SUV champ
10 Aug 2019
New Volvo XC90 B5 2019 review
Volvo XC90 - front
Volvo XC90 SUV

New Volvo XC90 B5 2019 review

The new Volvo XC90 B5 replaces the outgoing D5 diesel, but is the new mild-hybrid powertrain any good? We took it for a drive to find out...
1 Aug 2019
New Volvo XC90 Armoured arrives for £450k
Volvo XC90 Armoured - front
Volvo XC90

New Volvo XC90 Armoured arrives for £450k

The new 4.49-tonne Volvo XC90 Armoured will be joined by light-armoured versions of the XC60 and XC90 in 2020
26 Jun 2019
Volvo unveils driverless-ready production car
Volvo XC90 self driving car
Volvo XC90 SUV

Volvo unveils driverless-ready production car

Volvo will build and sell the XC90-based vehicle, which is equipped with a number of autonomous driving systems, to Uber
12 Jun 2019
New Geometry A 2019 review
Geometry A - front tracking
Volvo S60 Saloon

New Geometry A 2019 review

The Geometry A is the first model from Geely's new standalone electric car brand, and it'll arrive in 2020 to rival the Tesla Model 3
5 Jun 2019
Volvo S60 vs BMW 3 Series
Volvo S60 vs BMW 3 Series - header
Volvo S60

Volvo S60 vs BMW 3 Series

Can the new Volvo S60 saloon woo buyers away from the class-leading BMW 3 Series? We put it to the test to find out…
4 Jun 2019
BMW, Ford, Mercedes and Volvo join forces to share car data
Volvo V60

BMW, Ford, Mercedes and Volvo join forces to share car data

Pilot project will see cars share data warning of slippery roads and vehicles with active hazard warning lights
3 Jun 2019
Volvo to crash test bike helmets against cars
Volvo crash helmet test
Volvo

Volvo to crash test bike helmets against cars

Volvo and POC are working together on a crash test where cycle helmets are pitted against cars
3 Jun 2019
Volvo S60 review
S60 - Front cornering
Volvo S60

Volvo S60 review

The Volvo S60 piles on the style, but lacks the extensive engine and trim line-up of the highly-rated V60 estate
3 May 2019
Volvo V60 D3 Momentum Pro: long-term test review
Volvo V60 - long termer final report header
Volvo V60 Estate

Volvo V60 D3 Momentum Pro: long-term test review

Final report: some tech issues aside, our Volvo V60 D3 Momentum Pro estate has been a hit
3 May 2019
Volvo S90 review
Volvo S90 - UK front
Volvo S90

Volvo S90 review

The Volvo S90 is a handsome and well-equipped rival to German exec models, but is not quite as good to drive
1 May 2019
New Volvo S60 2019 review
Volvo S60 - front
Volvo S60 Saloon

New Volvo S60 2019 review

The new Volvo S60 arrives as a rival for the BMW 3 Series and Jaguar XE, but how does it compare on British roads?
29 Apr 2019
Range Rover Evoque vs Volvo XC40
Land Rover Range Rover Evoque

Range Rover Evoque vs Volvo XC40

The Range Rover Evoque dominated the small premium SUV market, but Volvo’s XC40 moved it on. Can the new Evoque reclaim its crown?
26 Apr 2019
Volvo launches comprehensive online car-buying service
Volvo XC60
Volvo

Volvo launches comprehensive online car-buying service

Volvo Online allows customers to configure and finance a new Volvo in just 20 minutes; service will guarantee value of part exchanges
25 Apr 2019
New Volvos to get road-reading tech
Volvo road awareness safety feature
Volvo

New Volvos to get road-reading tech

New Volvo safety system warns drivers slippery road conditions and hazards in real time via a cloud-based network
15 Apr 2019