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3 hrs ago | PC Magazine

PCMag Live: NY Auto Show + Why Kids Can't Use Cortana

We have all the hottest cars from the NY Auto Show, and details on why Cortana is just for adults.


Related Topix: Volvo XC90, SUV, Cell Phones, Electronics, Verizon

8 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Volvo SUV powers up

I always thought they were the epitome of Swedish reliability - the type of cars middle-aged men from Middle England drove to complement their Hush Puppies.


Related Topix: Volvo XC60, SUV, Volvo XC90

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Digital Trends

Volvo S60L Petrol Plug-In Hybrid concept slated for 2014 Beijing Motor Show debut

For its first production plug-in hybrid, Volvo chose a diesel station wagon. The V60 plug-in hybrid remains an unusual vehicle in one of the automotive industry's newest niches.


Related Topix: Volvo S60, Sedan, Wagon, Volvo V60, Autos

Pocklington Today

Friends revving up for charity drive

Martin Featherstone, from Holme-on-Spalding Moor, and Market Weighton pals Eddie Gunn, 39, Paul Clark and Steve Gunn, are taking part in the 'Benidorm or Bust' rally from 30 April to 4 May. The first leg of the journey will see the 'East Yorkshire Riders' drive all the way down to Dover, about 270 miles.


Related Topix: United Kingdom, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, Wagon, Volvo V40

Thu Apr 17, 2014


2015 Volvo Inscription models get classy with an upgraded leather interior

If Volvo's recent spate of cool-looking concepts is any indication, the Swedish brand has some great new styling on the way.


Related Topix: Volvo XC60, Volvo S80, SUV, Sedan, Volvo XC90, Rockleigh, NJ


Exclusive: Every US Volvo could get plug-in hybrid model

Whether we're talking XC90 , S60 or V60 , if Volvo sells it in the US, there is a decent chance that you will some day soon-ish be able to buy it with a plug-in hybrid powertrain.


Related Topix: Wagon, Volvo V60, Volvo XC90, SUV, Volvo S60, Hatchback, Volvo C30, Sedan, Volvo XC

Digital Trends

Volvo's Human Machine Interface will destroy the in-car infotainment knob as we know it

In a world where infotainment systems become more complicated by the day, and cars are swallowed in buttons one company dares to think differently: Volvo.


Related Topix: Wagon, Volvo XC90, Volvo 850, SUV, Sedan, Autos

Wed Apr 16, 2014


Hands On With Apple's CarPlay Integration With Volvo

Volvo and Apple offered the first public demonstration of CarPlay in the U.S. since its March debut at the Geneva International Motor Show, showing off how the system works during the New York International Auto Show on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Volvo XC90, SUV, Apple, Startups, iPhone


Volvo S60L Petrol Plug-in Hybrid is the full package

At next week's Beijing Motor Show , Volvo is set to introduce a new member of its plug-in hybrid family.


Related Topix: Wagon, Volvo V60, World News, China, Asia, Hybrid, Electric Vehicle, Autos

Tue Apr 15, 2014


BMW X5 Plug-In Hybrid Prototype: We Drive Future Electric SUV

They're not here yet, but in less than two years, U.S. buyers will have a choice of at least three plug-in hybrid SUV models to choose from.


Related Topix: SUV, BMW, BMW X5, BMW i3, Hatchback, Volvo XC90, Hybrid, Mitsubishi Outlander, Mitsubishi, Woodcliff Lake, NJ

Why Neonode (NEON) Stock Is Up Today

The video posted to Neonode's Web site shows CarPlay working in a Volvo XC90 which uses Neonode MultiSensing technology.


Related Topix: Computers, SBE, Volvo XC90, SUV, TheStreet, Printers, Financial Markets

Seeking Alpha

Neonode Working With Apple In CarPlay And HP Printers Finally Gets Announced

Neonode just puts up a link on their website, which unequivocally shows Apple's CarPlay being demonstrated in a Volvo XC90, which uses a Neonode optical infrared touchscreen.


Related Topix: Computers, SBE, Printers, Hewlett Packard, Apple, Startups, Volvo XC90, SUV, HP

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Daily Mail

Should I take the low part-exchange offer on our car or sell it myself?

In our Money Morals series we invite readers to help solve a dilemma. This week what should you do if you buy a car and get a poor part-exchange offer? I am buying a four-year old car from a dealer and need to sell my old car to finance it, but I can't work out whether to take the part-exchange offer.


Related Topix: Land Rover, Land, Land Rover Freelander, SUV, Auto Dealers, Volvo V50, Wagon


Comparison Test: 2014 Buick Regal vs 2014 Volvo S60

"Sport" and "performance" may not be the first words that come to mind when you're describing vehicles from Buick or Volvo; "luxury-light" may be a bit better.


Related Topix: Volvo S60, Sedan, Coupe, Hybrid, Buick Regal, Buick, Wagon, Volvo 850

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Hispanic Business

Dirac Delivers Audio Technology to Volvo Car Group's Audio Systems

As part of their commitment to building a customer experience, they are launching a new audio system, where Dirac Live is used in order to provide top of class sound quality.


Related Topix: Wagon, Volvo V40, Volvo XC70, Volvo XC60, Volvo S80, SUV, Sedan, Volvo V60

Fri Apr 11, 2014


Lexus NX

The Lexus NX is an all-new entry into the rapidly expanding field of compact luxury crossover utility models.


Related Topix: Lexus RX, Lexus, Lexus NX 200t, SUV, Lexus NX 300h, Hybrid, Audi Q5, Audi, Cadillac SRX, Volvo XC60, Cadillac, Autos


The Volvo S60 Polestar Looks Better Going Sideways

There's a lot of banter between Polestar Racing drivers Scott McLaughlin and Robert Dahlgren in this video, but they drive a road-going Volvo S60 Polestar on ice and it's rather majestic.


Related Topix: Volvo S60, Sedan, Autos

The Indianapolis Star

Autos: CarPlay brings iPhones to vehicles

Integrated with Siri, Apple's CarPlay system transforms a car's touchscreen into an interface that looks and works like an iPhone: very intuitive.


Related Topix: iPhone, Hatchback, Chevrolet Spark, Chevrolet, Microsoft, Convertible, smart fortwo, Volvo XC90, SUV

Wall Street Journal

Dan Neil Praises the Volvo XC60 and S60 Sedan

BIG, FAT FLAKES, sodden, plunging out of the sky and ending in an icy blaze on the windshield.


Related Topix: Volvo XC60, SUV, Volvo S60, Sedan, Volvo XC90

Merc's GLA crossover lands in SA

After taking a quick glance it would be easy to think that the new Mercedes GLA, just released in South Africa, is simply an A-Class in a safari suit.


Related Topix: BMW X1, SUV, BMW, Audi Q3, Audi, Wagon, Volvo V40


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