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Tag: Volvo

Volvo Cars was founded in 1927, in Sweden, and produces a premium range of cars that includes saloons, estates, sportswagons, cross country cars and SUVs.

Volvo V90 Cross Country grill badge | The Car Expert

Volvo issues vehicle recall over fire risk

Nearly 70,000 Volvo cars in the UK are being recalled over a fire risk related to an engine problem, the manufacturer said.
Volvo XC60 (2017) new car ratings and reviews | The Car Expert

Volvo XC60

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The Volvo XC60 has received good to very good reviews from the UK media and has won many awards since it was launched, including the 2018 World Car of the Year.
Volvo XC90 Armoured (heavy) | The Car Expert

Volvo XC90 Armoured suits up for security work

Volvo has armed selected XC90 and XC60 models for high-risk security jobs with its new Armoured range.

Volvo S60 review

8
The Volvo S60 can’t quite match some rivals for on-the-road dynamics but is a high quality, efficient all-round alternative in a more striking visual package.
Volvo V60 Cross Country (2019) new car ratings | The Car Expert

Volvo V60 Cross Country

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The Volvo V60 Cross Country has received consistently good ratings from the UK media, with many reviewers finding it more comfortable than the regular V60.
Volvo XC40 (2018) ratings and reviews | The Car Expert

Volvo XC40

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The Volvo XC40 is a small SUV/crossover, and the first generation of its kind from Volvo. It has won several awards, including European Car of the Year in 2018.
2019 Volvo V60 Cross Country review wallpaper | The Car Expert

Volvo V60 Cross Country review

8.2
The Volvo V60 Cross Country adds extra versatility to an already impressive estate car. Few SUVs will tackle challenging conditions as effectively.
Geneva show 2019 The Car Expert

Is the Geneva show the best of a dying breed?

There were some big-name absentees from Geneva this year as automotive manufacturers increasingly fall out of love with motor shows.
Polestar 2 - Geneva 2019 | The Car Expert

Geneva: Polestar 2 SUV doubles electric brand’s model line

Volvo has decided to skip the Geneva show, but the company's electric performance brand Polestar is present to unveil its second model, the Polestar 2.
Volvo XC60 speed limit sign

Volvo to limit top speed on all new cars

Volvo Cars has used this week's Geneva motor show to announce that it will limit the top speed of its new cars at 180km/h (112mph) from next year.
Volvo XC90 facelift | The Car Expert

Refreshed Volvo XC90 debuts with mild hybrid power

Volvo has revealed a facelifted version of its flagship XC90 model, which will make its public debut at next week's Geneva motor show.

Six SUV pioneers that blazed the trail for today

How did the modern SUV come to be? We list the six crucial vehicles that (at least in Europe) helped bring the crossover into the mainstream.
2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class | The Car Expert

The ten safest new cars for 2019

The UK's independent safety research body, Thatcham Research, has announced its collection of the ten safest new cars for 2019.
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Volvo recalls 31,000 cars in the UK

Volvo is recalling nearly 220,000 cars worldwide built in 2015 and 2016, including nearly 31,000 cars in the UK, because of a potential fuel leak.
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2018 new car sales: winners and losers

With the 2018 new car sales figures being reported this week, we can now see which car companies are celebrating and which are drowning their sorrows.
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New cars to look forward to in 2019

We've rounded up a healthy mix of both sensible and sensational new cars coming in 2019 for you to sink your teeth into.
Jaguar I-Pace after Euro NCAP impact test

Five-star safety ratings for seven new models

Seven new cars have been awarded five-star safety ratings from Euro NCAP, in a very positive end to the year for car manufacturers.
2019 Volvo S60 test drive wallpaper | The Car Expert

Volvo S60 test drive

The Volvo S60 is an excellent alternative to current and forthcoming German rivals. It’s well built, beautifully finished and looks good out on the road.
Volvo V60 Cross Country wallpaper | The Car Expert

Volvo V60 Cross Country breaks cover

The Volvo V60 Cross Country has been unveiled, and the off-road styled estate will arrive in showrooms before the end of 2018.

Volvo XC40 SUV adds new engines

Three new engines have been added to the Volvo XC40 range, taking choices available for the SUV to five and including Volvo's first three-cylinder unit.
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Most new diesel cars still pollute beyond legal limits

Tests by consumer organisation Which? have found that the majority of new diesel cars still exceed the new emissions limits in "real-world" testing.
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Volvo 90 series adds extra petrol potency

Volvo is launching its most powerful non-hybrid petrol engine, the T5, across the brand's range-topping 90 series of models.
Volvo V60 review 2018 (The Car Expert)

Volvo V60 review

8.7
High quality, good practicality, relaxing to drive and a safety package that rivals cannot match. The Volvo V60 is a compelling proposition.
Latest car subscription service offers | The Car Expert

Latest car subscription service offerings

Car ownership is morphing into usership, and car manufacturers are introducing subscription service plans to keep new car sales flowing.
Volvo XC40 crash test The Car Expert

Volvo and Ford earn five-star safety praise

The Volvo XC40 and Ford Focus have earned five-star crash-test ratings from safety body Euro NCAP, praised for their standard-fit active safety systems.

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Jeep Compass (2018) new car ratings wallpaper | The Car Expert

Jeep Compass

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The Jeep Compass has received average reviews from the UK media. Our new Expert Rating system ranks the Compass last of 17 cars in the mid-sized SUV segment.
2019 MG ZS EV test drive | The Car Expert

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