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Luxury Meets Adventure in the 2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country

It's not too difficult to find a car that can handle snow-covered New Jersey winters, gravelly backroads, and poorly-maintained trails up to the ski lodge. There are plenty of options for those seeking an all-wheel drive vehicle.

What is difficult is finding a vehicle with all-weather capability that also meets your standards for comfort and class.

The 2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country offers the same level of elegance, style, and premium appointments as the rest of Volvo's flagship 90 series, but with the addition of rugged all-road performance.

"Our cars are well-known for their safety...

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Volvo Thinks Big About Small Cars

Not so long ago, Volvo released the latest-generation XC90. It was the first model build on Volvo's Scalable Product Architecture (SPA), the largest of the Volvo lineup, the most elegant, and the most modern. Shortly thereafter, the redesigned Volvo S90 was added to the stable on the SPA platform. This fall, the 2017 Volvo V90 will round out the 90 series.

With the 90-series releases wrapping up, the Swedish automaker...

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Edmunds Review: Volvo Brings its All-Road Capabilities to the New 2017 S60 Cross Country Sedan

The new 2017 Volvo S60 Cross Country is an all-road luxury sedan that sits high on the road and is imminently capable. Together with an easygoing appeal and a well-appointed interior, the S60 Cross Country is an excellent choice in its category, particularly for those drivers who live in areas with rough winters or difficult terrain.

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The 2017 Volvo S60 Cross Country is equipped with a turbocharged 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder engine that produces 240 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. All-wheel drive (AWD) is mandatory...

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Are Americans Ready for Autonomous Cars? The Survey Says…Sort of!

Ready or not (and truly the results are mixed), it seems that autonomous cars are the way of the future. So, in the interest of seeing how ready we as a society are for the implementation of autonomous driving, Volvo Cars conducted the largest online conversation about autonomous driving, the Future of Driving survey. The results are mixed, but certainly interesting.

 

 

 

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Yesterday was the 57th Birthday of theVolvo-Designed Three-Point Safety Belt

Volvo is known worldwide as a safety-focused car company, and that’s evidenced by its goal of having no person killed or seriously injured in any new Volvo models by the year 2020. As we look forward to a safer future, here at Paul’s Volvo, we wanted to hark back to a time when the three-point seatbelt was just being refined and perfected, to July 10th, 1962, when Volvo engineer Nils Bohlin received a U.S. Patent for his three-point seatbelt design.

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Volvo invents a new way to power its new twin-engine T8 XC90

The best things in life really are free. Today, Volvo premiered its new "Highway Robbery" spot, aimed at highlighting the capabilities of its all-new twin-engine T8 XC90. This new XC90 represents a paradigm shift for Volvo and the auto industry. Being the first seven-seat, plug-in hybrid to hit market carries with it a lot of expectation. 

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Get and Inside Look at the Volvo XC90's 2016 Model Makeover

When it came to the redesign of its flagship SUV, the Volvo XC90, our beloved Swedish brand seemingly swung for the fences. No doubt about it, this big-bodied beast is quite the beauty.

Sure to be the recipient of immense commercial success and critical acclaim, this whip is one to watch. Learn all about it from AutoGuide.com Managing Editor, Jodi Lai, in the clip below:

Comprised of three unique trims, there's a little something for everyone within the XC90 catalog. And it all starts with its brilliant base iteration, the Momentum.

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Bowers & Wilkins Premium Sound Rounds Out Volvo S90's Luxury Package

Volvo puts a great deal of thought in how to adapt to changing ideas of luxury. One thing that is clear is that a luxury experience is about finding what makes people happy, and pleasing the senses.

In crafting the new Volvo S90, Volvo has worked to create visually appealing exteriors and interiors. Supple leather, solid wood, and a silky-smooth ride quality appease your tactile senses.

What about aural enjoyment?

We're talking about what goes into your ears. If you're like most Hawthorne, NJ drivers, you can't stomach a morning commute without your favorite music or radio…

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How Will Volvo Adapt to the Changing Face of Luxury?

Long a staple in the "workhorse" class of vehicles, Volvo was once known for their boxy, pure-utilitarian designs, supreme safety standards far ahead of their time, and robust reliability.

Volvo is still a champion of safety, touting the goal of "no one killed or seriously injured in a new Volvo by 2020," but the company has been working hard in the past few decades retooling itself into a luxury brand.

Last month, Volvo's Vice President of Interior Design joined a panel on the evolution of luxury, past, present, and future, to get a sense of what luxury used to…

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