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Volvo Concept Coupe Shows Off Future Designs

If you ask anyone around Paul's Volvo what they think of the design of new Volvo models gleaming in our Hawthorne showroom, you're likely going to hear similar responses such as "beautiful," "gorgeous," and "exquisite." We may be a little biased, so we invite NJ drivers to stop by 990 Goffle Road in Hawthorne to take a look for themselves. However, one thing we think many could agree on is how cool the…

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Jean-Claude Van Damme Demonstrates Volvo's Commitment to Safety

Jean-Claude Van Damme may be known for movies like Timecop and Street Fighter, but the martial artist/actor recently made his viral internet debut alongside two Volvo trucks. While Van Damme's star power is certainly enough to gather some hits on YouTube, it was the stunt that he performed that really glued the world's collective eyes to their computer screens.

Specifically, Van Damme performed a split, resting his feat on the side mirrors…

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Volvo C30 Reaches Full Charge in Under Three Hours

As electric vehicles continue to grow in popularity, automakers are rushing to be the first to refine and perfect them. Volvo recently ended a successful study in which it tested a number of wireless charging systems for electric vehicles. One of these systems has the ability to fully charge the new, all-electric Volvo C30 in less than three hours.

Volvo describes the new charging system with words such as "safe," "effective," and "comfortable." The system…

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Volvo Creates Innovative Hybrid Battery System

Let's face it: the batteries in hybrid and electric vehicles are rather clunky and expensive. Even with improvements in weight and cost over the past few years, there's got to be a better solution, right? Automaker Volvo certainly thinks so! The brand recently created a new system to power electric vehicles, and it's quite intriguing.

Utilizing a standard Volvo S80, Volvo built a vehicle that grabs its power from carbon fiber panelsā€¦

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Growing Sales in China Improves Volvo's Global Outlook

Here at Paul's Volvo we know that monthly sales of new Volvo vehicles in the U.S. tends to be our focus when we report on how well the brand is performing. This time we decided to turn the tables and take a look at how Volvo has performed globally during September.

While U.S. sales of new Volvos hit a bit of a speed bump last month, world-wide sales we more than promising…

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Volvo Showcases Steering with Hamster-Driven Truck

Making vehicles that are easy to drive are a priority for Volvo. That includes the cars here in our Hawthorne, NJ showroom, and the commercial trucks the automaker builds, as well. To show how easy the trucks are, Volvo decided to let a hamster drive it.

Yes, you read that right. A hamster. Building a makeshift hamster wheel, they placed it over the steering wheel of a 15-ton truck. Oh, did we mention it was…

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Every Volvo Tells a Story

Irv Gordon's story made The Guinness Book of Records when he logged his three millionth mile in the lovingly maintained Volvo P1800 that he's owned for forty-eight years. To put this awe-inspiring distance in perspective, imagine six round-trips to the moon; or think about driving back and forth from Miami to Seattleā€¦ nine hundred times. The moral of his tale can be summed up in three words: Volvo equals longevity.
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From the Earth…

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Volvo to Show Bold Vision with C Coupe Concept

We know readers of our blog have heard time and time again that Volvo is headed in to a new era, and will change the way we think about the vehicles found in our Hawthorne, NJ showroom. But, we've often found ourselves simply telling you this, without a prime example. Well, that's changed.

It might only be teaser photos, but the Volvo C Coupe Concept, which is set for its world premiere at…

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Volvo Reveals Specs for Drive-E Engines

At Paul's Volvo, our collection of Volvo vehicles provide drivers with efficient, luxurious, and safe rides, and moving forward in to a new era, that's not going to change. Many ardent Volvo fans know about the many changes coming from the Swedish automaker, and today, we'd like to detail one part, found under the hood.

New engines, built using the Drive-E philosophy, which hopes to gain more efficiency by using lighter, and…

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