Posts Tagged volvo

Polestar Teaser Sure Seems To Suggest A PHEV

Why hide those fenders if they’re not sporting two openings, one for a plug? With an imminent debut on October 17, Polestar’s teaser images now reveal all but the tiniest sections of the upcoming vehicle’s rear end. It’s quite a stylish tail. The license plate on this model and an earlier teaser video suggest…

15 hours ago by Chris Bruce 4

Polestar Says Upcoming Coupe Is Number 1, Possibly PHEV

The company pledges that it accepts no compromises in creating the coupe. The newly independent Polestar is hard at work on its first model, and a fresh teaser drops some tantalizing details about the vehicle ahead of the official debut tomorrow (October 17). The clip hints the car goes under the No. 1…

19 hours ago by Chris Bruce 3

2018 Volvo XC60 T8 Review: Performance And Green In One

Volvo’s bimodal crossover is fast and fascinating, but who’s it for? – Denver, Colorado With power, luxurious appointments, and technology to spare, the revised Volvo XC60 is a crossover that should offer a hearty challenge to the German competitors that really run this premium, plug-in hybrid segment. But the top-level…

2 days ago by Seyth Miersma 14

Polestar Edition Of Volvo XC60 T8 Optimised To 421 hp

Polestar has begun its shift to electrification with some power-train optimization for its flagship XC90, and now XC60 T8 plug-in hybrids – the most powerful Volvo models ever built. Other power-train options for the XC60 (such as the T5, D5 and D4) also are offered with Polestar optimization, but only the Volvo XC60…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 0

Volvo Readies For Electrified Future With Two Major Tie Ups

A lot is going on at Volvo these days, as the Swedish brand becomes more and more entangled in parent Geely Holding’s business structure. Volvo Cars and Geely Holding intend to establish a joint venture company to boost synergies, deepen the partnership, share existing and future technology and provide the economies…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 0

Lynk & Co.’s New Plug-In Hybrid 03 Sedan Spied

This sedan shares a platform with the next Volvo S40. The Geely-owned electric-focused brand Lynk & Co has been spied testing its 03 sedan on European roads. In contrast to the previous test mule, this one drops the body cladding and switches to swirling camouflage. This example exposes the 03’s…

2 months ago by Chris Bruce 0

600-Hp Volvo Polestar PHEV Sports Coupe In the Works

Based on an existing Volvo model, the car will feature many bespoke parts. Polestar, now a standalone brand owned by Volvo, is ready to take the next step in its evolution. Following the performance upgrades for most of the models in the Swedish company’s current lineup, the division is now…

2 months ago by Anthony Karr 6

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Other Automaker Execs Still Don’t See Tesla As A Threat

AUTO INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES CONTINUE TO DOWNPLAY THE THREAT FROM TESLA Recently, another group of auto industry executives decided to brush off any notion that Elon Musk and company could pose a threat to their brand. Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess said, “We see Volkswagen as the company that can stop Tesla, because we have abilities…

3 months ago by EVANNEX 29