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What This Google Lead Designer Loves About the Volvo XC90


Isabelle Olsson lives and breathes beauty. It's not only her job in designing new innovations like Google Glass, it's also her passion. She takes the new Volvo XC90 out for a spin.

Olsson believes that a car should whisk the driver away into a moment of peaceful serenity. It can accomplish this through design, by having a whisper-quiet cabin that allows you to escape from the harsh noises of the outside world, and…

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Volvo Gives Safety a Whole New Meaning


Here at Paul's Volvo we have always been impressed by Volvo's dedication to safety. And now that it is working towards a future devoid of car crashes, we are more impressed than ever. How is Volvo planning to eliminate car accidents? Watch the video below to find out.

As you can see, the future of road safety is pretty impressive. These vehicles use computers, lasers, and other great technology to monitor their surroundings…

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Volvo Has Changed The World Twice. At Least


Volvo has been around since 1927. It's much younger than some other car companies that sprang up in the late 1800's, yet in its time, it has changed the face of the auto industry on two separate occasions.

In 1976, Volvo made a historic breakthrough for the environment. Exhaust emissions are a big environmental problem, but in the 70's, they were much worse.

Volvo created the Lambdasonde, or oxygen probe, that allowed…

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Volvo Paints to Save Lives



Here in Hawthorne, NJ, we share the road with cyclists, and everyone wants to make sure we're all safe as we coexist. With Volvo vehicles, you know they are built with safety in mind, and the Volvo has been leading the way when it comes to safety for years now. They've extended that to bikers, too.

With Volvo LifePaint, cyclists can put this clear paint on their clothes, bike, or helmet, and it…

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Volvo Pilots Slippery Road Alert in Scandinavia

Here in Hawthorne, NJ we are no strangers to winter storms. While we try not to be out on the roads in these conditions, it's certainly comforting to know that we have cars like new Volvo models to keep us and our loved ones safe. Now, Volvo is going the extra mile to keep us safe with Slippery Road Alert. Check out how it works on the roads in the video clip below!

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Volvo's Goal: No Car Collisions in 2020.


Collisions in traffic are inevitable. No matter how safe a driver you are, there are thousands of people on the road. Some may be tired, or distracted by a cellular phone. Even drunk.

We're human. We don't have eyes on the backs of our heads, as much as we'd like our kids to think we do. We can react fast enough to everything that could happen. So how is it that Volvo…

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Why Do You Drive?

Irvin Gordon, a 74-year-old native of Long Island, has 3 million reasons to drive a Volvo. Already a Guinness Book record-holder for surpassing 1.69 million miles in 1998, Gordon knocked that record out of the park when the odometer of his 1966 Volvo P1800 hit 3,000,000 miles in September of 2013. He passed the magical mile mark on a scenic highway in Alaska, one of only two U.S. states he hadn…

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What Do You Think of the Volvo V40?


Here at Paul's Volvo, we keep hoping that the Volvo V40 will show up in the US sometime soon. We've seen the commercials, we've read about the specs, and now we think that it's time that we get to drive it.

There are so many great features in this car that it's hard to pick just one to talk about. The video below talks about the engine of this awesome…

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How Could a Volvo V60 Polestar Get Your Kids Excited About Going to School?


Here at Paul's Volvo, we realize that most parents know the struggle of getting the kids motivated to head to school each morning. But Jay Leno may have found a way to make mornings a little bit easier.

Leno decided to put a twist on the morning commute when he drove some kids to school in England. For starters, he drove them in a Volvo V60 Polestar. The next surprise was a detour through…

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