After its initial release in late December, Volvo Cars of North America (VCNA) announces new updates to its popular Volvo On Call® app for iPhone®.
Automotive research and consulting firm AutoPacific announced the 2011 Ideal Vehicle Awards (IVA), which reveal the vehicles that most closely match their owners' desires. Volvo was awarded three IVAs this year. The S60 was named the most ideal aspiration luxury car, the C30 the most ideal premium compact car and the XC70 the most ideal luxury crossover SUV.
A newly published analysis from the Highway Loss Data Institute (HLDI) and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) indicates that Volvo XC60s get into fewer low-speed crashes than comparable vehicles thanks to Volvo's City Safety technology, a standard feature on all XC60s.
Thomas Broberg and Erik Coelingh from Volvo Car Corporation have received an award from NHTSA, the American traffic safety administration, for significant contributions to automotive safety. "It shows that the safety work we do at Volvo Car Corporation is appreciated. We're really proud of that," say Thomas Broberg and Erik Coelingh.
At its awards dinner at the MIT Faculty Club, the New England Motor Press Association honored Volvo with this year's Yankee Cup Technology Award for the unique safety enhancements available on its automobiles.
Named "Most Dependable" By ICOTY Jury
The 2012 Volvo S60 R-Design sport sedan and XC60 R-Design crossover will get significant horsepower and torque increases when they go on sale late this summer, the company announced today at the New York International Auto Show.
At the Shanghai Auto Show in April 2011, Volvo Car Corporation visualises a masterpiece of Scandinavian Design for car buyers with exquisite tastes. The Concept Universe is a large, luxurious sedan with a new human-centric design language that honours the beautiful lines of classic Volvo models.
Volvo XC90 was named best Luxury SUV by Northwest Automotive Press Association at its recently held 2011 Mudfest event.
Latest addition joins the 2011 S80, C30, XC60 and XC90