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January 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

While 2015 overall was a bit of disappointment when it came to plug-in sales in the United States, it was not surprising. We had expressed heading into 2015 that extraordinary market forces would be working to hold sales at bay for most of the calendar year…that is, until the tides changed in…

1 week ago by Jay Cole 37

Volvo XC90 - Euro NCAP’s Best in Class of 2015

Volvo XC90 Named Euro NCAP Best in Class 2015

Volvo XC90 (with its T8 Twin Engine plug-in hybrid version) enters the year 2016 with splash. First, the XC90 was named 2016 North American Truck/Utility Of The Year. And now, the XC90 is listed by Euro NCAP among the Best in Class cars of 2015 (of course this contest is only…

3 weeks ago by Mark Kane 10

Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine R-Design

Volvo XC-90 R-Design Available On T8 PHEV Version

Volvo UK recently introduced the R-Design trim of the all-new XC90 model, which in T8 version is a plug-in hybrid with a 9.2 kWh battery and an estimated 17 miles confirmed 14 miles of EPA range.   (0-12 of all-electric) The XC90 T8 Twin Engine R-Design was presented at one of the shows in…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 4

Volvo V90 T8 Twin Engine (source:

Volvo V90 T8 Spied Ahead Of Geneva Reveal

About one month after Volvo presented images and videos of the all-new Volvo S90, which will be available in plug-in hybrid version as the S90 T8 Twin Engine, spied the new V90 wagon. Volvo V90 T8 Twin Engine is expected to debut at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show in March…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 7

Volvo S90 T8 Twin Engine (Inscription White)

Polestar Versions Of Plug-In Hybrid Volvo S90 and V90 In The Works

Volvo’s recently unveiled S90 T8 Twin Engine, like the XC90 T8 Twin Engine based on the same Scalable Product Architecture, will see its performance increased when the Polestar version appears. S90 will be offered in V90 estate variant, too. Polestar editions were announced by top management at Volvo: Volvo CEO Håkan Samuelsson said:…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 1