Check Out This Amazingly Clean 1970 Volvo 142S

This is usually the part of the article where I tell you a bit more about the featured car’s history or the car’s owner. Maybe I talk about the extensive modifications made to its engine or suspension, or go into detail about the meticulous, behind-the-scenes restoration that went into making the special car what it…

Official: 600 HP Polestar 1 Super Coupe Revealed (25 Photos)

Polestar Unveils its First Car – the Polestar 1 Polestar, Volvo Car Group’s performance brand, has today revealed its future as a new standalone electric performance brand. Polestar confirmed plans for its first three models, a new purpose-built production facility in China and a customer-focussed route to market that will set a new industry benchmark…

400HP Mitsubishi-powered Volvo Amazon (w/ Video)

Volvo’s 122S Amazon is becoming more and more popular as a platform for hot rods and restomods, with everything from turbocharged BMW V8s to Dodge Viper V10s finding their way under the cars’ hoods. This Amazon continues the Amazon trend- with a 400+ HP Mitsubishi 4G63 engine! Built by Brian Block, this track-ready Volvo Amazon’s…

Volvo S90 T8 Inscription in Malaysia (20 Photos)

Volvo fans in the US are still “patiently” awaiting the North American debut of the new S90 T8 Twin Engine hybrid- but, Malaysia? Malaysian buyers don’t have to wait any longer! Paul Tan has put together a great photo gallery of some of the first S90 T8s to hit the dealers’ lots. The S90 T8,…

Offroad-ready V8 Volvo 240 Lands on eBay

Old Volvo 240s are already referred to as “tanks” by their loving fans, but there are ways to make the durable wagons even more tank-ish. One was it to simply drop a 240 shell onto a 4WD truck frame. Another, more ambitious way to beef up the 240? Upgrade everything. Upgrade everything is the path…

Official: Volvo Will Build its Next XC90 in the US

Volvo Cars, the premium carmaker, today announces that the next generation of the XC90 large premium SUV will be built in its new manufacturing plant in Charleston, South Carolina from 2021. This takes Volvo Cars’ total investment in its US manufacturing operations to over USD 1.1 billion and will raise the total of new jobs…

Inside Look: 2019 Volvo XC40 Crossover (w/ Video)

Volvo’s all-new XC40 compact SUV was revealed last week in Milan, and details about the car’s “clutter-free” design philosophy and innovative marketing strategy have been coming out ever since. As the first example of Volvo’s Compact Modular Architecture (CMA) platform, too, the car has a lot of questions to answer. To answer those question, Volvo…

Classic Iron: 1972 Volvo 1800E on BAT (35 Photos)

This incredibly clean ’72 Volvo 1800E showed up on the Bring a Trailer auction site a few days ago, and it is absolutely stunning. The high-resolution photo gallery is huge, and includes pictures of service receipts, shots from underneath the car, and even a driving video that I’ve included, above. You can check out the…

Volvo Hot Rod Jakob Epic Build Gallery (90 Photos)

The Volvo ÖV 4 was the first car produced by the now storied brand. Affectionately called “the Jakob” after the Swedish name-day tradition (the prototype was finished on July 25th), this was the car that transformed Volvo from a manufacturer of ball bearings into a bona fide car maker. As part of the 80th anniversary…

Changing How People Buy Cars: Care by Volvo (w/ Video)

Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, is inventing a new model of car access with the launch of the new Volvo XC40 and the new ‘Care by Volvo’ subscription service. This will make having a car as transparent, easy and hassle free as having a phone: a national, ready-negotiated monthly fee, combined with getting a…

Meet the All-new 2018 Volvo XC40 (40 Photos)

Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, today further expanded its line-up of premium SUVs with the launch of its new XC40 small premium SUV in Milan, Italy. At the same time as it introduces the XC40, Volvo Cars also reinvents the traditional model of car ownership with its new ‘Care by Volvo’ subscription service. Care…

Volvo Calls New XC40 the End of Clutter (w/ Video)

Volvo Cars today declares an end to a problem faced daily by drivers around the globe: a lack of suitable and functional storage space inside their car. With its innovative approach inside the new XC40 small city SUV, set to be launched in the coming weeks, Volvo Cars takes the lead in the small premium…