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Anticipating the All-New Volvo XC40

Although Volvo has spent recent years updating the XC90 and XC60, another SUV will be joining the ranks of its older, larger siblings: the Volvo XC40. In a statement, Volvo announced that the newer, smaller compact SUV is scheduled to be revealed this fall and will complete their range of SUVs.


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Just over a year ago, the automaker unveiled the Concept 40.1, which provided a sneak peek into what a smaller Volvo SUV could look like. Instead of a traditional close-up teaser image of the XC40, Volvo showcased the broader range of the exterior and interior color options.


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A New Breed of Volvo

The Volvo S90 is unlike any other. It’s elegantly confident, yet powerfully simple, all while bringing a new feel to the classic Volvo name. It replaces the S80 as the flagship sedan of the Volvo lineup.


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The standard 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine is not only supercharged, but turbocharged, creating 316 horsepower in the T6 trim. The acceleration reaches 60 miles per hour in 5.7 seconds, as well.


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Thanks to the Inscription trim level, passengers enjoy a lumbar, wing, and cushion extender with the touch of a button, making comfort…

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Volvo Presents Solar Eclipse Live-Stream

In typical Volvo fashion, the Swedish car company plans to make history next week. Volvo Cars USA and CNN have teamed up to give us a unique glimpse into a once-in-a-lifetime celestial event. In a two-hour 360° live-stream experience, the two will present the solar eclipse from multiple locations, coast to coast.



The first total eclipse in 40 years will take place on Monday, August 21 at different times around the continental U.S. “CNN’s Eclipse of the Century” will let viewers witness the event live at CNN.com/eclipse, on the mobile app, Samsung Gear VR, Oculus Rift…

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Back to School Series: Teaching Your Teen to Drive

School supply lists have been posted, grocery lists have been made, and new clothes are hanging in the closet: that can only mean one thing--school is starting soon. With the hustle and bustle of sending your children and teens back to class, it’s easy to overlook some things. Join us for a special 3-part “Back to School” blog series where we’ll touch on teen driving, distracted driving statistics, and remembering the basics of a school zone in honor of a new school year ahead of us!


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Relinquishing control as you sit idly in the passenger seat of a…

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How to Restore Headlight Visibility

One of the most important safety precautions auto owners can take is making sure their headlights are working to the best of their ability. Most people assume this solely means to check the bulbs frequently and make sure they aren’t burned out, however, your headlights’ effectiveness is also triggered by how foggy the lenses are. Check out the steps below to make sure you know how to clean your headlight lenses properly, guaranteeing they are functioning optimally.


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Most auto supply stores carry products that are specifically designed for cleaning foggy headlight lenses. “Foggy” means that the lens has been…

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Travel Tips for Holiday Weekends

Whether you’re still feeling the effects from your July 4th travel, or are gearing up to visit family over the long Labor Day weekend in a few months, having a few helpful travel tips might make it all a little less stressful. Take a look at the following tips to ensure that your trip is smooth sailing all-around.


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Be prepared. It will take more time and effort on the front end, but by packing snacks, water, pillows, blankets, phone chargers, etc. you will have a more comfortable trip. Packing food and drinks limits the amount of pit stops due…

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Volvo's Plan to Phase Out Conventional Engines

Beginning in 2019, Volvo will be introducing solely battery-powered or hybrid vehicles. The bold decision is the first of its kind from any automaker and they view it as essential to combating climate change and urban pollution.


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Most major automakers currently offer hybrids and battery-powered vehicles, however none have exclusively offered them while simultaneously discontinuing the production of fuel-powered engines. Yet Volvo--always on the cusp of a new movement--is determined to put an end to the gas guzzler era. An interesting clue about where the industry is headed can be found while examining the success of Tesla. Their limited number…

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Things to Remember When Filling Up At the Pump

For most Americans, a trip to the gas station is a weekly occurrence. With prices at a steady decline, these visits have become less painful than in recent years. Take a look at the following list of tips we’ve created and make sure you’re getting the most out of your trips to the fuel pump and your wallet!


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Turn off your car. Although this may seem like a no-brainer, many people keep their car running while filling up at the pump even with signage advising against it. If a spark were to occur under the hood it could…

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