Volvo Awards and Accolades

Volvo Cars Awarded the Most 2022 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+ Awards of Any Brand (as of May 2022)

C40 Recharge IIHS Top Safety Pick

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has awarded 14 TOP SAFETY PICK PLUS (TSP+)* awards from having achieved the highest rating for every model tested, including the fully-electric C40 Recharge. The focus on standard safety systems, such as automatic emergency braking, forward collision warning, pedestrian and cyclist detection, sets Volvo apart from other brands. Enjoy exclusive offers on our award-winning models today.

Our Award Winning Lineup

Volvo SUV IIHS Top Safety Pick


Our award-winning SUVs: safe, spacious and confident.

Volvo Wagon IIHS Top Safety Pick


A versatile Volvo icon reimagined for lifestyle and family safety.

Volvo Sedan IIHS Top Safety Pick


Our dynamic sedans: a gratifying drive in Scandinavian comfort.

More Awards

good housekeeping

Good Housekeeping

Best Electric Luxury Subcompact SUV: Volvo XC40 Recharge

With a state-of-the-art, fully electric all-wheel drive powertrain that offers a projected range of over 200 miles on a single charge and output of 402 horsepower. Good Housekeeping experts drive thousands of miles to find the best vehicles for families - all tested by their engineers, to ensure vehicles not only drive well, but that they also thrill and delight their drivers and passengers.

US News Best Car

U.S. News & World Report: Best Luxury Plug-In Hybrid: S60 Recharge

The 2022 Volvo S60 Recharge T8 Extended Range, built with pride at the company’s Ridgeville, South Carolina plant, offers 455 horsepower, with an estimated range of 74 MPGe combined /30MPG city/33 MPG highway. Drivers can travel up to 41 miles with zero tailpipe emissions when in Pure Mode. The S60 Recharge also features automatic emergency braking, forward collision warning, and pedestrian and cyclist detection as standard safety equipment.

After evaluating 82 hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and electric vehicles, and considering overall score from the U.S. News Best Car rankings, the starting price, Level 2 charging rate, and EPA fuel economy estimates, the award went to the S60 Recharge

parents magazine award

Parents Magazine: Best Family Car 2022: XC90 Recharge “Three Row SUV”

The seven-passenger XC90 was recognized for its sleek Scandinavian-inspired design and spacious cabin. As customers have come to expect from Volvo, the XC90 also features a full suite of standard safety features, including intelligent driver assist technology, easy-to-access LATCH system for secure car-seat installation, and an available integrated child booster seat.

Consumer Guide Best Buy

Consumer Guide 2021

• Volvo XC40 – Premium Subcompact Crossover, 3rd Year in a Row • Volvo XC90 – Premium Midsize Crossover, 6th Year in a Row


Autotrader Best New Cars for 2021

The Volvo XC40 Recharge Pure Electric stands out amongst more than 300 new vehicle models. Autotrader called it “an all-electric subcompact luxury crossover that does just about everything well.”**


Kelley Blue Book’s 2021 Best Resale Value

Award Winner among Subcompact Luxury SUVs: XC40

Honored for the vehicle’s contemporary design, available safety features and multiple powertrain options. Vehicle’s projected resale value is specific to the 2021 model year.***

* The award-winning Volvo models are the C40 Recharge, Volvo XC40, Volvo XC40 Recharge, Volvo S60, Volvo S60 Recharge, Volvo S90, Volvo S90 Recharge, Volvo V60 Cross Country, V60 Polestar Engineered, Volvo V90 Cross Country, Volvo XC60, Volvo XC60 Recharge, Volvo XC90, and Volvo XC90 Recharge (as of May 2022). ** For more information, visit Autotrader is a registered trademark and used with permission. ***Vehicle’s projected resale value is specific to the 2021 model year.  For more information, visit Kelley Blue Book’s  Kelley Blue Book is a registered trademark of Kelley Blue Book Co., Inc.