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How to spot a potential car sale ad scam, and find out how Volvo's new all-electric XC40 works. Here are the top motoring stories of the day.
Volvo officially debuted its XC40 Recharge, the company’s first ever fully electric car and the first model to appear in its brand new Recharge car line concept.
Range Rover has unveiled its new limited-edition SVAutobiography Dynamic, while Siya Kolisi surprised Red Bull's F1 driver Max Verstappen at the Japanese GP.
'Society has finally reached a point where a car manufacturer understands that users are deeply rooted into the apps that we use on our mobile devices and it’s silly to try and break those habits', writes Lindsey Schutters.
Following the recent news of the Volvo XC40 Plug in Hybrid comes Volvo’s first fully electric car, the Volvo XC40.
From Mercedes-Benz highlighting its intended plans for the future to the urbane Audi A7 Sportback, and much more at the 2019 Frankfurt Auto Show this week.
The month of August in South Africa celebrates women and their contributions to history and contemporary society. But, one aspect pertaining to women certainly does not call for a celebration.
If there is one stand that no visitor to the Festival of Motoring should miss, it is the Volvo Cars stand – it will deliver a feast of motoring and never-seen-before cutting-edge technology!
Volvo South Africa sold 227 cars in June 2019, with the top-selling vehicle being its V40 hatchback. The Swedish automaker's three SUVs, XC60, XC90, and XC40 occupy second to fourth positions.
Italian-US automakers Fiat Chrysler has abruptly shelved its proposed partnership with Renault of France, thwarting the latest attempt to reshape Europe's auto sector.
Over the next five years, Volvo Cars will launch a fully electric car every year, as it seeks to make all-electric cars 50 per cent of global sales by 2025, with the rest hybrids.
Volvo Cars is aiming to radically reduce its lifecycle carbon footprint per car by 40% as part of an ongoing ambitious climate plan.
Here are all the top motoring stories of the week in case you might have missed them.
Swedish automaker Volvo and China's Geely intend to merge their existing combustion engine operations into a stand-alone business as they seek to develop new combustion and hybrid engines.
Volvo has this week unveiled it XC90 as one of the first autonomous drive-ready cars in the world and previews the type of autonomous base platform that will be available to consumers from early 2020s.
Volvo showcased its most powerful XC40 yet at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show. The new SUV makes use of plug-in hybrid technology.
Two incidents occurred at the 2019 SA Festival of Motoring - one serious crash involving a Ferrari 488 and the other a low-impact shunt suffered by a Volvo at the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit.
Car manufacturers are not letting their foot off the gas with more new, exciting cars to be launched in August. The facelifted Mercedes-Benz V-Class make its local debut together with the updated Volvo XC90, and Audi's all-new Q3 finally touches down.
The S90 is well designed and boasts great craftsmanship and materials. We tried out the variant with a four-cylinder turbo engine delivering 172kW.
It's seldom that we get a chance to go to Volvo's headquarters in Gothenberg and turn back time, when life was simple.
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