Race Version Of Volvo S60 Polestar

Volvo To Enter Formula E With Polestar Division?

Volvo, with its Polestar performance division, may enter the Formula E racing series in the near future. As Autocar reports: “The car maker is part of the advisory board for Formula E and a spokesperson confirmed to Autocar that while there are no immediate plans to enter, it remains a…

4 months ago by Eric Loveday 2

Volvo CMA with T5 Twin Engine powertrain – Top view

Volvo’s New T5 Plug-In Hybrid Powertrain To Eclipse Diesel

Volvo says its Compact Modular Architecture (CMA) found in the new T5 Twin Engine plug-in hybrid powertrain could contribute to eclipsing diesel production for the company in the future. It is no secret that diesel emission standards are becoming ever more stringent, and the focus on the technology has been less than positive over…

6 months ago by Mark Kane 6

May Sales, Lead By The Nissan LEAF and Fusion Energi Look Make It Three Good Monthly Results In A Row

July 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Plug-in electric vehicle sales have set a sales record in every month so far in 2016*, but something special has been happening over the past two months – year-over-year comps have been destroyed. For July, some ~13,432 plug-ins were sold, the 4th best result for any month of EV sales in the US (all…

6 months ago by Jay Cole 43

Volvo V60 D5 Twin Engine

Volvo Introduces Cheaper Version Of V60 Plug-In Hybrid In UK

Volvo introduced an entry level version of its first diesel plug-in hybrid V60 D6 Twin Engine, which has been available throughout Europe since 2013.  (We believe we are still allowed to print the word “diesel”, but are not 100% sure) The new version –  the V60 D5 Twin Engine in the UK starts at £38,105…

6 months ago by Mark Kane 11