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Tag : Volvo

Volvo provides added SME support with Virtual Sales Team

5 days ago / 0 comments

Volvo Car UK has launched a Virtual Sales Team to bring added support for SMEs.

Volvo UK to retail cars on-line

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

Volvo UK’s managing director, Jon Wakefield, has announced the company’s plan to retail cars online.

New XC40 derivatives to satisfy current V40 buyers

4 weeks ago / 0 comments

With Volvo confirming the next V40 is “not due within the next 12 months”, the Swedish company’s XC40 small SUV is expected to fill the void.

Road Test: Volvo V60 D4 Inscription

3 months ago / 0 comments

Volvo’s compact executive estate gives plenty for rivals to worry about, says Alex Grant.

Volvo’s Matt Galvin promoted to sales director

6 months ago / 0 comments

Matt Galvin has been promoted to the position of sales director, with responsibility for all Volvo’s new and used car sales.

First Drive: Volvo V90 D4 Ocean Race

8 months ago / 0 comments

Behind yacht-inspired styling cues, the top-spec V90 is a great work tool, reckons Alex Grant.

Volvo publishes WLTP-cycle fuel and CO2 data

9 months ago / 0 comments

Volvo has published latest fuel and CO2 figures across its UK range under testing for the new Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP) standard.

Volvo to phase out diesel from 2019

9 months ago / 0 comments

Volvo Cars will begin phasing out diesel engines this year, with all new launches offering only electric or progressively more hybridised petrol engines – starting with … Read More »

Road Test: Volvo XC40 D4 AWD R-Design Pro

10 months ago / 0 comments

Volvo’s first compact SUV should have old and new rivals feeling worried, says Alex Grant.

Volvo puts focus on RVs under leasing team restructure

10 months ago / 0 comments

Volvo Car UK has restructured its national leasing team, with an increased focus on residual values.

Volvo reveals new XC40 T5 plug-in hybrid

10 months ago / 0 comments

Volvo Cars has revealed the new XC40 T5 Twin Engine amidst plans for fully electric cars to make up 50% of its sales by 2025.

Volvo XC90 earns extraordinary safety record

10 months ago / 0 comments

The advanced safety credentials of the Volvo XC90 have been underscored in new government crash statistics.

Fire and rescue service expands V60 response fleet

10 months ago / 0 comments

Volvo is supplying 15 new V60 estate cars to Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service (NIFRS) following a tender and evaluation exercise.

Road Test: Volvo XC60 D4 AWD Momentum Pro

11 months ago / 0 comments

Volvo’s best-selling nameplate has become a real threat to the German brands, says Alex Grant. SECTOR Large SUV PRICE £39,500 FUEL 50.4mpg CO2 148g/km Although the … Read More »

2018 Experteye awards winners revealed

12 months ago / 0 comments

Manufacturers and leasing firms including Volvo, Fleet Alliance and Ogilvie Fleet have taken the top honours in this year’s Experteye awards.

Volvo reveals new V60 estate

12 months ago / 0 comments

Volvo Cars has unveiled the new V60 estate, which will renew its presence in the compact executive sector when it goes on sale later this year.

Volvo adds three-cylinder petrol to XC40 line-up

12 months ago / 0 comments

A new three-cylinder petrol engine is to be offered in Volvo’s XC40 compact SUV.

Volvo’s Commitment to Electrification

1 year ago / 0 comments

From next year every new Volvo model launched will have an electric motor – marking the end of decades of reliance solely on the internal combustion … Read More »

Europe’s most sustainable printer chooses Volvo’s XC90 T8 hybrid

1 year ago / 0 comments

Oxford-based green printing company Seacourt Print furthered its commitment to sustainable business operations recently as its directors took delivery of two new Volvo XC90 T8 Twin … Read More »

Volvo XC90’s intuitive technology is the right choice for CAE directors

1 year ago / 0 comments

CAE Technology Services, one of the UK’s most innovative resellers of technology and technology based services, has taken delivery of six Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine … Read More »

Volvo confirms plug-in hybrid XC40 for Q4 2018

1 year ago / 0 comments

Volvo UK has confirmed the plug-in hybrid version of its new XC40 crossover will be gradually rolled out Q4 2018.

First Drive: Volvo XC40

1 year ago / 0 comments

Jonathan Musk finds out if Volvo’s new crossover lives up to the hype.

Volvo to reshape its fleet offer for 2018

1 year ago / 0 comments

Volvo is to restructure its fleet team from January, dividing it into four regional divisions to better cater for local customers.

Volvo helps foundations for self-driving Uber taxis

1 year ago / 0 comments

Volvo Cars has signed a non-exclusive framework with Uber to sell “tens of thousands” of vehicles with the hardware for autonomous driving on board, enabling the … Read More »

Volvo adds T4 petrol engine to S90 and V90

1 year ago / 0 comments

Volvo’s S90 saloon and V90 estate are now available with a new T4 petrol engine intended to appeal to business drivers.

Volvo XC60 ‘aces’ Euro NCAP tests

1 year ago / 0 comments

The new Volvo XC60 has become the best all-round performer in Euro NCAP’s 2017 tests to date, including setting one of the best adult occupant protection … Read More »

Volvo’s Polestar reveals PHEV with 100-mile electric range

1 year ago / 0 comments

Polestar, Volvo Car Group’s performance subsidiary, has revealed a 594bhp plug-in hybrid coupe with a fully-electric range of 100 miles, ahead of production beginning in mid-2019.

Volvo launches global news hub for fleets

1 year ago / 0 comments

Volvo has gone live with a new dedicated hub to provide global fleet managers with its latest news as well as content on the wider global fleet market.

First Drive: Volvo XC60 D4 R-Design

1 year ago / 0 comments

The most popular choice among XC60 buyers for a reason, thinks Craig Thomas.

Spotlight: Volvo XC40

1 year ago / 0 comments

Volvo’s first compact SUV is a vital part of its near-future growth plans, as Alex Grant explains.