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All New in 2019 - The Premium Volvo XC40 Momentum SUV

Volvo continues to raise the bar each year on its venerable global brand. New for 2019 is a luxury compact SUV guaranteed to please even the most discerning driving enthusiast. The all-new Volvo XC40 Momentum is sure to turn heads as it takes to roads everywhere with its distinct premium features.

The standard Digital Drive Display measures a massive 12.3-inches, helping drivers to keep their eyes directly on the road as the pertinent driving data is display at sight lines. The patented 9.0-inch Sensus Touchscreen puts all of the driving and infotainment tools right at your fingertips. 

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The Easiest Way to Jump-Start One Vehicle with Another Car

Being able to jump-start one car from another car takes a few tools and some simple instructions. Bring the two vehicles engine-to-engine, then turn off the car and open the hoods. Put on some heavy-duty gloves, protective eye-wear, then clean off the battery terminals.

Take the red cable of the jumper cables and place on the positive side of the good then the bad battery. Take the black cable and place on the negative side of the good battery, then bare metal on the car to be jump-started. Now you can safely start one car. 

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Volvo of San Antonio Hopes You Have a Memorable Memorial Day Weekend!

This Memorial Day Weekend our family here at Volvo of San Antonio thanks current veterans for their service, and honors those who are no longer with us in order to protect and serve this great country. With Memorial Day Weekend upon us, we’re also lucky to have one extra day to spend time with our family and those closest to us; and of course, there’s tons of awesome events going on this weekend in Texas--here’s just a few:

This Memorial Day Weekend our family here at Volvo of San Antonio thanks current veterans for their service, and…

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The Most Epic Journey Within a Journey: 11,000 Miles in Just 20 Days in the Volvo XC40

In order to capture the truly epic excitement, adventure, and chaos of the world-famous Volvo Ocean Race, three Brazilian journalists traveled over 11,000 miles and traversed through 14 different countries in a brand-new, ready-to-drive Volvo XC40. The Volvo Ocean Race, formerly known as the Whitbread Round the World Race, pits the world’s best sailors against each other in a daring, one-of-a-kind nautical escapade.
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Why is Your Engine Overheating?

When you’re driving down the road in San Antonio, TX and your engine light comes on, it’s because your engine is overheating. Before you panic, there may be a few reasons that this is going on.

One of the most common reasons for your vehicle to overheat is because there’s a problem with your radiator. The hose may need to be replaced or there is a leak. Another problem is that there could be an issue with your head gasket. Even your thermostat housing can cause your engine not to cool properly. If your engine is overheating…

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Rear View Cameras & Backup Monitors Now Legally Required in the U.S.

As of May 1st, 2018, all models of cars made and sold in the United States are now officially legally required to have a backup/rear view camera and monitor. In 2010, the Department of Transportation (DOT) reported that each year about 15,000 people are injured and 210 people die in backup incidents. With this new law in place, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) estimates that up to 70 lives will be…
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Cinco de Derby 2018!

 

The time has come for celebration--happy Cinco de Mayo! Not only are we celebrating the Mexican defeat of the French in 1862, it is also the weekend of the Kentucky Derby! Although both events celebrate totally different things, there will be several local hot spots having “Cinco de Derby” events you won’t wanna miss out on! Here’s just a couple:


  1. The Rustic -- Cinco de Derby (10 AM -- 2 AM) Who’s ready for…

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Going Green for Earth Day 2018

Adjusting your car and personal driving habits increase fuel economy and reduce the negative impact our vehicles have on the environment. By recycling and reusing materials, the automotive industry has been able to make a green footprint on the environment for many years. In honor of Earth Day and Keep America Beautiful month, we can continue to do our part to sustain the many resources Mother Earth provides us.


To do your part in decreasing your own environmental impact, take a look at these steps to owning a greener car.


  1. Drive smart. Your personal driving habits have a lot to…

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