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New Volvo V60: the dream wagon

Volvo V60

Images of the new Volvo V60 flooded the interwebs yesterday and to be quite honest, we should have had a story online right away. We’re sorry about that. The reason for the delay: Shock. Absolutely shocked at how gorgeous and so totally Volvo the new V60 is! We’d been told by our friendly Volvo Canada PR folks that the new ...

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The 2018 Volvo XC60 named North American Utility Vehicle of the Year

Volvo XC60

The 2018 Volvo XC60 named North American Utility Vehicle of the Year Applauded for its strong innovations and creative designs, Volvo has been reinventing itself since the stagnant, post-recession part of its history. Today, North American journalists gave one of Volvo’s latest creations an award every manufacturer desires: the North American Utility of The Year Award. But this is not ...

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First test drive: 2019 Volvo XC40

Volvo XC40

Ten years ago, we never thought Volvo would be launching its third SUV after redesigning its large S90 sedan the year before. Indeed, the Swedish brand was lost a decade ago. An aging S60, an XC90 that had lost its luster … the brand was essentially going nowhere. Today, Volvo is slowly turning the corner, and everything that comes out ...

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Top 10 original alloy wheels

Wheels can make or break a car; they have that power. The right set of alloys can make all the difference and transform a car into something worth a second look. This is a top 10 wheels from the cars I reviewed in 2017: 2017 Acura NSX   2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport   2017 Dodge Challenger R/T 392 Scat ...

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The 2019 Volvo XC40: Smart-sized luxury and styling

2018 Volvo XC40

Even if carmakers are still pouring large sums of cash into large and extra-large sport utility vehicles, the smart money is on compact crossovers. Be it for cramped urban areas, smaller families or to reduce one’s emission footprint, these vehicles suffer no other compromises. Actually, they are obviously tighter on the inside. Even so, the XC40 will comfortably carry four ...

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NEW CAR: Here’s the new 2019 Volvo XC40

Any time Volvo unveils a new model, the world must take notice. Indeed, the Swedish manufacturer isn’t exactly Speedy Gonzalez when it comes to renewing its lineup, and if you need proof just think of the XC90 which spent more than 12 years on the market without being really updated. It wasn’t until 2014 that a second generation made its ...

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