New State-of-the-Art Volvo S90 Is Previewed by Kelley Blue Book®

Volvo's newest model, the 2017 S90, is set to enter the midsize luxury sedan market, which includes several top-of-the-line, aggressively-marketed models from European, Asian and U.S. manufacturers. Kelley Blue Book® recently was able to get a first look at the S90 and says it is a worthy competitor - perhaps poised to be a leading one.

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Volvo's engineers designed the S90 from the ground up and deployed advanced technology throughout the vehicle to improve every aspect of the driving experience. "Run-off Road Mitigation," can take over and maneuver the car back onto the road it senses...

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Volvo Honored with 2016 Brand Design Language Award

In a press release from yesterday, Volvo Cars proudly announced that the international Car Design Award jury has honored the Swedish automaker for its contributions to automotive design, awarding it the prestigious Brand Design Language Award for 2016. A jury panel of editors and representatives of renowned automotive and design publications from around the world selected Volvo ahead of...

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Sensus Connect and Volvo: A harmony of design and technology

The essence of Volvo's design and engineering can be traced back to its Swedish heritage. It's elegant simplicity, crisp road feel, and modern, yet minimalist approach to form and function all draw from the country in which these cars were designed. And like Sweden's great tradition of classical music, Volvo's performance is less about how you arrange the notes, and more about how you conduct yourself.

 

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Volvo XC90 R-Design is TAWA's Leading Performance Utility Vehicle

Ever since its launch last fall, the 2016 Volvo XC90 has been a favorite of consumers and critics alike, earning various awards each month. This past weekend, the luxury SUV was honored with the title of Preferred Performance Utility during the Texas Auto Roundup. More than fifty journalists from the Texas Auto Writers Association (TAWA) gathered at the Texas Motor Speedway to evaluate the most...

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The XC90 Offers a Luxurious Experience

 

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The new 2017 XC90 Excellence made its North American debut at the New York International Auto last month and is sure to be the Swedish automaker's most top-of-the-line SUV to date. While it may look similar to other Volvo SUVs on the market today, there are a number of in-cabin features that make this luxury SUV completely unique.

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Volvo's new XC90 steals the show and more in new "Highway Robbery" spot

There have been some epic heists in American history, but today, Volvo has pulled off one of the most unique. In its new "Highway Robbery" video spot, Volvo absconded with something more valuable than all the gold bullion, diamonds, or cash in the world: energy.

 

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Volvo Debates Autonomous Cars at Swedish Parliament

Volvo is one of the few automotive companies doing more than just building autonomous cars; they're working with legislative authorities to make self-driving cars viable and legal to drive on real roads in open traffic.

Volvo has already worked with traffic regulators in its hometown of Gothenburg to get approval for 100 self-driving cars on the road for a beta test with regular customers in 2017, as part of the "Drive Me" project. The company made a similar appearance at the Swedish Embassy in Washington D.C. last year to get the ball rolling in the United States.

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Bring On the Rockin’ Tunes!

The days of tape decks and mixtapes are over, though that doesn’t stop the nostalgic parts of us from longing for them. But there are better things on the horizon! Volvo has just announced that Spotify will now be available on most new Volvo models, and we at Volvo of Tempe say, bring on the tunes!

 

 

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How to Start Your Car with a Smartphone

The Mythbusters once did an episode testing whether you could unlock a car remotely by using a cell phone. The myth was, if you were locked out of your car, but had a second set of keys at home, you could call up your roommate and have them hold the key up to the phone while pressing the unlock button.

It doesn't work, of course. Cell phone speakers can't reproduce sound frequencies as high as what car keys use.

However, that myth may have inspired Volvo with this innovation.

A new smartphone app from Volvo could one day…

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Volvo Engages All the Senses With S90 Sound System

Volvo cars offer a multifaceted luxury experience through peace of mind, thanks to legendary safety, tactile interior comforts from orthopedic leather seats to wood accents, and a sense of class with crystal champagne flutes (available in the XC90 Excellence).

Your sense of hearing is equally important to creating a fully immersive driving experience. Volvo now satisfies your love of music with the available Bowers & Wilkins Premium Sound System.

This 19-speaker system is currently available for the Volvo XC90, and will also be offered on the upcoming Volvo S90 sedan.

 

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