|Volvo V40 delivers in diesel|
Volvo's determined bid to raise global sales has gathered momentum with the launch of the new V40. David Thomson puts the D4 turbo-diesel to the test.
Seven years. That's how long Volvo has left to double ... , and Audi A3 and BMW 1-series as the rivals Volvo would like to be judged against; then you should get ...
Vehicle Roadtest - David Thomson - 16 Feb 2013 - 4:11am - 0 comments
|Armstrong Prestige, Dunedin|
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Armstrong Prestige, Dunedin ... dealer for Land Rover and Volvo as well as continuing to represent Mercedes-Benz, Chrysler, Jeep ...
Dealer Page - Armstrong Prestige - 27 Nov 2007 - 8:45am - 0 comments
|Styling - Volvo hits the mark with new V40|
-looking Volvo V40 is a replacement for three outgoing models. Photos supplied ... , with prestige European five-doors moving up the sales charts.
The primary imperative for the Volvo V40 ... , Audi A3, Volkswagen Golf and BMW 1-Series.
If timing is everything, then Volvo New Zealand has done ...
Vehicle Review - Richard Bosselman - 27 Oct 2012 - 4:07am - 0 comments
|Volvo’s PC motor racing game released|
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It features all of Volvo's racing legends over the years and also introduces a new star: the Volvo S60 Concept. Download the game for free, select your favourite Volvo and test your skills on one of the two highly ...
News Item - Guest - 28 May 2009 - 5:34pm - 0 comments
|Volvo’s safety firsts|
The launch of a new Volvo is invariably accompanied by the introduction of new and innovative safety features.
In the case of the V50/S40, Volvo's key safety objective was to provide occupants the same level of crash protection as in the larger Volvo cars. Given the increased dimensions ...
News Item - David Thomson - 29 May 2004 - 12:34pm - 0 comments
|Volvo's driverless road train successful in Spain|
. Photo supplied Volvo has successfully tested a road train for the first time on a public road ... a Volvo XC60, a Volvo V60 and a Volvo S60 plus one truck automatically driving in convoy behind a lead ... (IKA), SP Technical Research Institute, Volvo Technology and Volvo Car Corporation - have until now ...
News Item - Guest - 7 Jun 2012 - 2:51pm - 0 comments
|Volvo makes gains in luxury market|
Previous | Image 1 of 1 | Next Volvo ... and China are Volvo's three largest markets.
Improved sales are mainly driven by strong demand for the S ... -range continues to perform well, now representing around 36 percent of total sales.
Since late 2010, Volvo ...
News Item - Guest - 9 Jan 2012 - 12:36pm - 0 comments
|V40 leads Volvo's downsizing push|
Previous | Image 1 of 1 | Next Volvo ... a true luxury car," says Stefan Jacoby, President and CEO of Volvo Car Corporation ... show, Volvo's dedication to the exciting blend of efficiency and dynamics gives the company a sharp ...
News Item - Guest - 13 Mar 2012 - 1:53pm - 0 comments
|Wagon has edge in new Volvo pair|
-line establishes the Volvo V60 D3 as a good-looking five-
door vehicle that does not impinge on rear headroom too ... - provides David Thomson with a reason to revisit the Volvo S60 saloon and its V60 wagon counterpart.
Economy - that, in a word, is the reason for the addition of the D3 and T4 variants to Volvo's S60/V60 ...
Vehicle Review - David Thomson - 31 Mar 2012 - 4:08am - 0 comments
|VOLVO V50 2004|
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78,601km , $16 ... motor car with loads of room and proven Volvo safety specs. Platinum Silver coachwork on premium alloy ... ="button">
2011(a) cost per year based on price per litre of Petrol $2 ...
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|Art project highlights innovation of Volvo's S60|
Ten street artists painted and sprayed a snow-white Volvo S60 over a five-day period ... Tube.
Volvo Cars Switzerland started the Volvo Art Session experiment. It turned out as an unusual ... " painting all over the white Volvo S60 and its white background more than 35,000 commuters stopped ...
News Item - Guest - 4 Apr 2011 - 1:25pm - 0 comments
|Volvo takes Kers to the road|
The innovative new Kers (kinetic energy recovery system) flywheel technology, spun to prominence in Formula One in recent years, is about to be trialled in road cars by Volvo. The system, which takes ... , Kers, Volvo) ...
News Item - Guest - 11 Jun 2011 - 5:08am - 0 comments
|Svelte and sophisticated - Volvo's new V60 wagon|
Previous | Image 1 of 5 | Next The Volvo wagon becomes ... to become the best-selling model in Volvo's New Zealand range. David Thomson has been driving it.
Think of a Volvo wagon, and even now it's hard to avoid images of those big square carry-alls of the 1980s ...
Vehicle Review - David Thomson - 11 Jun 2011 - 5:03am - 0 comments
|Ground-breaking new Volvo set to raise stakes|
Previous | Image 1 of 1 | Next Volvo's new S60 luxury sedan has arrived in New Zealand. Photo supplied The all-new Volvo S60 luxury sedan is set ... to the range early next year at $63,990.
Behind the bold, confident and alluring style of Volvo's all-new S ...
News Item - Guest - 17 Dec 2010 - 8:39am - 0 comments
|Volvo S80 safe, solid and sporty|
Previous | Image 1 of 3 | Next The latest Volvo S60. Photo by Richard Bosselman. Be assured the latest Volvo S60 is a safe and solid ride ... .
On introduction, the Volvo is good enough to be in the company of the BMW 3-Series, Audi A4 and Lexus IS ...
Vehicle Review - Richard Bosselman - 22 Jan 2011 - 3:55am - 0 comments
|Reid drives Volvo S60 blindfolded (+ video)|
Previous | Image 1 of 1 | Next A blindfolded Jonny Reid drives the new Volvo S60 around around Hampton Downs raceway near Auckland. Photo supplied ... here
(Industry Press Releases, Jonny Reid, Volvo S60) ...
News Item - Guest - 7 Dec 2010 - 10:47am - 0 comments
|Volvo leads Swedish Touring Car Championship|
Previous | Image 1 of 1 | Next Volvo driver Robert Dahlgren leads the Swedish touring car series after four of the nine rounds. Photo supplied by Volvo ... is a spectacular experience.
Volvo Polestar set the pace straight away on its home track in Gothenburg ...
News Item - Guest - 14 Jun 2010 - 4:32pm - 0 comments
|Paul Kelly European|
and models such as AUDI, MERCEDES-BENZ, VOLKSWAGEN, BMW, PEUGEOT, VOLVO and JAGUAR ... ,kelly,european,dealer,vehicles,AUDI, MERCEDES-BENZ, VOLKSWAGEN, BMW, PEUGEOT, VOLVO,JAGUAR ...
Dealer Page - Paul Kelly European - 9 Mar 2012 - 3:46pm - 0 comments
|Volvo's XC60 T6 R-Design up to the challenge|
. Volvo's's junior SUV crossover, the XC60, earned a strong four and a-half star rating when tested in 2 ... an aftermarket unit, it has been developed with Volvo to integrate with the car's internal systems, and so ... the likes of Audi and BMW for a share of the luxury lifestyle SUV cake.
(Volvo, 4x4 / SUV, T6 R ...
Vehicle Roadtest - David Thomson - 4 Dec 2010 - 4:00am - 0 comments
|Volvo for World Touring Car Championship - leads Swedish series |
Previous | Image 1 of 1 | Next Volvo's bio-ethanol powered C30 DRIVe. Photo supplied by Volvo. Volvo is returning to the World Touring Car ... has a three points lead in Sweden, will drive Volvo's bio-ethanol powered C30 DRIVe at Brands Hatch ...
News Item - Guest - 19 Jul 2010 - 4:11pm - 0 comments