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Volvo V60 D5 R-Design Lux Nav 215PS Start/Stop road test report and review

Volvo V60 D5 R-Design Lux Nav 215PS Start/Stop road test report and review

THE Volvo V60 R Design is, in my opinion, one of the most attractive estate cars on the market today thanks to its heady mix of sharp yet classy styling, comfort, safety and technology. The Swedish manufacturer has managed to create a very good looking car, something slightly different from the traditional boxy estate, yet retain all the practicality a load lugger should possess, with the whole package being topped off by a set of of smart alloys.

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Dacia Logan MCV road test review

Dacia Logan MCV gives rivals run for their money

DACIA call the Logan their MCV – standing for Maximum Capacity Vehicle. There’s still the whiff of old Eastern Europe austerity about that, somehow.

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Volkswagen Golf scores well in Ncap tests.

New Volkswagen Golf one of 14 to top Ncap rankings

THE new Volkswagen Golf, which goes on sale in January, is one of 14 new cars to have been awarded a top five-star rating from European consumer protection outfit Euro Ncap. And it also won the award for innovations in the area of integral safety, the Golf’s lane assist and front assist features as well […]

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Business Edition

Volvo means business with new variants

Volvo has aimed the Business Editions at, errr, business drivers! VOLVO is showing that it means business… by bringing out models aimed fairly and squarely at the business driver. The Business Editions of the S60, V60 and V70 will feature a higher specification that the ES and ES Nav models which they will replace. They […]

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Diesel hybrid

Volvo showcases V60 hybrid and V40 at Goodwood

THIS weekend sees Volvo introduce two new offerings to the British public for the first time. The new V40 and the world’s first plug-in diesel hybrid V60 will be on show at the Goodwood Festival of Speed (June 28 until July 1) in the grounds of Goodwood House. Starting at £19,745 on the road, the […]

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Volvo V60 Hybrid

Diesel hybrid put in lower tax band

Volvo’s V60 diesel hybrid has been put in tax band A by HMRC. IT was a dose of good news for Volvo as Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) declared that the company’s new V60 Hybrid Plug-in will be classified as a hybrid vehicle for tax purposes when it arrives on the UK’s roads in […]

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Volvo goes on safari to help cars avoid animals

A new system to detect wild animals is under development at Volvo. VOLVO is developing a system which will alert drivers and automatically apply the vehicle’s brakes if there is an animal in the road. Expected to be launched in a few years’ time, it uses the same technology as the Pedestrian Detection with Full […]

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Schizo Volvo’s split personality is an interesting mix

Volvo’s V60 with its powerful D5 engine has a split personality according to motoring writer KEITH WARD, who gets to know both sides of its character. The Volvo V60 has with the excellent D5 engine has a split personality. THIS is a car with a split personality, a schizo Volvo. Amble around town in the […]

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