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  1. Volvo wants online leads, not online sales, in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Automotive News

    Volvo's online vehicle sales in the United States will resemble a lead-generating service, with shoppers selecting a model and putting down a deposit, the company's U.S. chief says. Customers will then go to a dealership to finalize the sale.

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  2. New Audi Q7 revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... Rivals include the BMW X5, Mercedes-Benz M-class, Porsche Cayenne, Range Rover Sport, Volkswagen Touareg and Volvo XC90. But the significant way the Q7 managed to shed 325kg is via the use of more aluminium and other lightweight materials around the ...

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  3. Volvo cuts back auto show glitz in marketing strategy shiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Daily Herald

    Volvo Car Group is shifting its focus from auto shows, where carmakers vie for influential eyeballs in an atmosphere of glamour and glitz, to market more directly to buyers instead. Starting next year, Volvo Cars will take part in just one motor show.

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  4. 2016 Audi Q7 vs. Volvo XC90: Battle of the New Premium HeavyweightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    With the Volvo XC90 headed to the U.S. in 2015 and the Audi Q7 set for a reveal at the Detroit Auto Show, fans of full-size premium SUVs are in business. Here is a breakdown of both vehicles to see how they compare in powertrains, efficiency, tech, styling, and interior comfort.

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  5. Every US Volvo could get plug-in hybrid modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2014 | Autoblog

    Whether we're talking XC90 , 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. That's the message from Dean Shaw, VP Corporate Communications at Volvo Cars of North America, who spoke with AutoblogGreen during the New York Auto Show this week.

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  6. Explore Street View With Google CardboardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | PC Magazine

    The Android version of Google's popular Maps app now has a virtual reality mode that works with Google Cardboard - so you can take a trip to a different city without ever leaving home, the Web giant announced this week. To check out the new VR maps experience, simply open Street View on your phone, double tap the refresh icon at the bottom right side of the screen, and voila.

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  7. Volvo explores online car buying, skipping car showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | AutoWeek

    Volvo plans to offer its lineup of cars online, according to a report from Reuters . But the company isn't ditching the concept of franchied dealerships entirely -- the cars will still be delivered to customers through the existing dealer network.

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  8. Volvo to replace entire lineup by 2018, next up is the S/V90 flagship duoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | INAUTONEWS

    The Swedish premium automaker, now under China's Geely patronage, is heading towards a bright future - increasing sales across China and Europe and ready to remake its entire line-up. The crucial first step has been taken - the brand has renewed with a futuristic generation its flagship SUV model - the XC90, which was anyways almost old enough to vote.

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  9. Night Drivers Need This ButtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | KickingTires

    ... it's a recipe for difficulty driving at night. Chrysler's Uconnect system features an 8.4-inch screen; the new Volvo XC90's touch-screen is iPad sized and inspired, and the Tesla Model S features a mac-daddy 17-inch screen. These screens emit a ...

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  10. Volvo to Withdraw From Most Auto Shows, Exit MotorsportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Motor Trend

    Keeping up with German giants like BMW and Mercedes-Benz is no easy task for any automaker, and to differentiate itself, Volvo will start operating against business as usual. According to reports, Volvo will skip a number of key auto shows around the globe to focus on digital marketing as it begins selling cars online.

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  11. Volvo starts over from scratch, will replace entire line by 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Digital Trends

    The new Volvo XC90 isn't even on sale yet, but Volvo has told Digital Trends that by 2018 it will be the oldest car it sells. This means the Swedish automaker will unveil as many as seven new cars over the next three years.

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  12. Volvo to sell cars online as part of marketing revamp, cuts back on...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    ... "will still pass through the dealer network" for delivery. Earlier this year, the company successfully sold the Volvo XC90 First Edition online. In just under 47 hours, all 1,927 units of the car were sold out . With new models like the XC90 and ...

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  13. Which Would You Pick? New Audi Q7 or Volvo XC90Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Motor Trend

    You asked for it, so here it is: a visual comparison between the two freshest arrivals in the large luxury SUV segment, the 2016 Audi Q7 and the 2015 Volvo XC90. We'll give you a basic rundown of the two premium models before we let you go over the gallery and cast your vote on which one has your attention.

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  14. Volvo eyes selling cars online to boost marketingRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | SlashGear.com

    Trying to build up a fresh new image, Swedish car maker Volvo will go where few car makers dare to go: online car sales. Though there is no hard date yet, Volvo has already outline its plans to utilize the Internet as an added venue for striking deals with customers.

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  15. Volvo Cars Cuts Back Auto Show Glitz in Marketing ShiftRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Bloomberg

    A Volvo XC90 SUV automobile, produced by Volvo Cars, stands on display on the preview day at the Paris Motor Show in Paris. Volvo's decision to leave some key auto shows, including Frankfurt and Paris, contrasts with the desire of German competitors BMW, Audi and Daimler AG's Mercedes to show off.

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  16. Volvo begins online car sellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | USA Today

    Volvo is beginning online car sales, the latest automaker to offer skittish buyers, and those who buy everything else on the Internet, a way to skip the dealerships and shop from their computers or mobile Volvo begins online car selling Volvo is beginning online car sales, the latest automaker to offer skittish buyers, and those who buy everything else on the Internet, a way to skip the dealerships and shop from their computers or mobile Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1DDdesU Volvo is selling the new-design XC90 online, allowing buyers to avoid almost all contact with a dealership. The new crossover SUV is due in the U.S. in the spring of 2015.

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  17. Volvo claims XC90 T8 hybrid is world's most powerful and cleanest SUVRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Gizmag

    Volvo has finally revealed the full details of the high-tech T8 powertrain that will power the plug-in hybrid version of its XC90 SUV . The XC90 T8 combines an electric motor with Volvo's supercharged and turbocharged Drive-E four cylinder engine, for a hybrid system that can run in electric-only mode for zero-emissions driving or combined with the ICE for increased power.

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  18. Report: Volvo Turns Focus Toward Online Sales, Away from Auto ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Automobile Magazine

    ... through online sales, Volvo has raised its future sales goals, which should bolstered in part by the all-new 2016 Volvo XC90 . Volvo wants to see global sales boosted to a lofty 800,000 by 2020, meaning Volvo has a long way to go, as its current ...

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  19. Volvo wants to sell cars online, skip most auto showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Autoblog

    Volvo is completely rethinking its marketing strategy with an approach that it calls the Volvo Way to Market. The revised plan means an increase in the company's advertising budget overall and a totally different way to allocate those funds.

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  20. Volvo Moves to Sell Cars OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | PC Magazine

    Volvo has already taken what it considers the first, successful step toward digital commerce: 1,927 online-only sales of its Special Editions Volvo XC90 in September. "The car industry is one of the most conservative, least evolutionary marketing clusters in global business," Alain Visser, Volvo's senior vice president of marketing, sales, and customer service, said in a statement.

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