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Volvo Car to be first with plug-in hybrids in full range

Volvo reaches an important milestone in its industry-leading powertrain electrification programme with the debut of the new T5 Twin Engine hybrid system in the multi-award-winning XC40 SUV. The introduction makes Volvo the only manufacturer to offer plug-in hybrid versions across

Volvo armoured cars for those needing that protection

With the release of the Volvo XC90 Armoured, Volvo Cars takes another step as a manufacturer of armoured vehicles. The cars are designed and built to provide safe and comfortable travel with a high level of personal protection for the

Volvo’s refreshed XC90 SUV on the way this summer

Volvo Cars has unveiled a refreshed version of its best-selling XC90 large SUV. The company’s top-of-the-line flagship has a newly-developed fuel-saving engine option that marks the next step in the company’s ambitious electrification strategy. The refreshed XC90 for the first

Joe Duffy Group appointed Volvo Cars dealer Athlone

The Joe Duffy Group have been appointed Volvo Cars sales and aftersales partner for Athlone.

Volvo XC40 crowned Continental Tyres Irish Car of the Year 2019

The Volvo XC40 has been crowned as Continental Tyres Irish Car of the Year 2019

Volvo to add dynamic new R-Design to V60 range

Volvo is adding more choice and sporting style to its stylish and functional V60 estate car range with the introduction of new R-Design versions.

Double awards win for Volvo’s great new generation SUV’s

Volvo’s new generation of premium SUVs have accomplished a double success at the Auto Express New Car Awards, announced recently. The new XC40 took the title of Small Premium SUV of the Year, while the XC60 with the innovative T8

New Volvo XC40 is named 2018 European Car of the Year

The new Volvo XC40 compact SUV has been named the 2018 European Car of the Year ahead of the Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland. It is the first win of this award for Volvo Cars. “Winning this award with our

Volvo XC60 wins UK Car of the Year 2018

Volvo’s XC60 has been crowned the overall winner at the UK Car of the Year Awards 2018, which are supported by Cox Automotive – whose UK brands include Manheim and Motors.co.uk. After scooping Best Medium Crossover when the category winners

Volvo XC60 is overall safest car in Euro NCAP testing

Volvo Cars’ XC60 has been crowned the best performing large off-roader, and the car with the best overall performance of 2017 in the prestigious Euro NCAP 2017 Best in Class safety awards. The XC60 scored a near-perfect 98 per cent