Wednesday, June 20, 2018

The work horse becomes lounge lion – The Volvo Amazon estate turns 50

"A new Volvo Estate car. An exclusive estate car, designed for European conditions enters the Swedish market. It will be shown for the first...

Volvo Museum attracts cruise ship tourists

Last year, more than 67000 visitors found their way to the Volvo Museum in Arendal, just outside of Gothenburg, Sweden. That is a 22...

Volvo 760 GLE turns 30 – The car that saved Volvo Car Corporation

In February 1982 - 30 years ago - the new Volvo 760 GLE was launched. No typical Volvo, yet unmistakably a Volvo. Seen as...

Volvo with four world-firsts turns 20

The groundbreaking and much-loved Volvo 850 GLT celebrates it's 20th birthday this month. After presenting its first front-wheel drive Volvo model - the 480 -...

Volvo P1800 – A true cosmopolitan turns 50

Volvo P1800 1961 - 2011 Planned in Sweden, designed in Italy, unveiled in Brussels, built in Britain and a huge success in the USA -...

A Volvo beauty with mythological status turns 50

On a sunny summer Friday in 1956 Volvo showed a completely new car – the Amason. Yes, it was called exactly that, with an...

The Volvo brand name turns 90

It has been rolling for 90 years now, and keeps on rolling – the name VOLVO which first appeared in June 90 years ago...