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Volvo’s XC70 appeals to person of maturing years!

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Volvo XC70 Looking back fondly on lettuce and jam sandwiches, IAN LAMMING says Volvo’s XC70 appeals to him as a man of maturing years! IT’S a generation thing. When I was a lad Volvo estates were driven by officers of the law, particularly those that patrolled the highway and you […]

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Facelift for Volvo XC90

Volvo has given its XC90 a bit of a facelift. VOLVO has announced a host of refinements for its premium SUV, the XC90, even though last year was its most successful in terms of sales. It is nine years since it first arrived at car showrooms and the revamp will keep it fresh looking and […]

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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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Volvo launches Ocean Race special edition models

Special Edition Volvos pay hommage to Ocean Race adventure. THE Volvo Ocean Race is the world’s most grueling sailing adventures, testing the sailing prowess and human endeavour of its participants and competing in all four corners of the globe. To celebrate the start of the fourth Volvo Ocean Race, Volvo Cars have launched three limited […]

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