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2011 volvo s60 goes individual with heico

2011 Volvo S60 goes individual with HEICO

HEICO SPORTIV, the official Volvo aftermarket expert has just released a new program dedicated to the recently debuted 2011 Volvo S60. Improving its driving experience and visual appeal, the new HEICO enhancement pack features the right ingredients to stimulate all fans senses. On the outside, HEICO’s “S60 menu” boasts a newly shaped two-part front spoiler and a sporty rear skirt in diffuser style that enfolds flawlessly the left and right oval end-pipes of the special quad exhaust unit. Both, the front sp

volvo presents the heico v70 t6 awd r-design

Volvo presents the HEICO V70 T6 AWD R-Design

Volvo, in cooperation with HEICO SPORTIV, has released its most powerful V70 mid-size five-door estate car ever. Dubbed HEICO V70 T6 AWD R-Design, the sporty-packed ride will be manufactured in limited number of only 100 units worldwide. The spacious Volvo is scheduled to hit the market in summer 2010 at a recommended price of 70,193.00 Euro, including 19% VAT. On the outside, the vigor ride utilizes color metallic sapphire black paint work backed by R-Design features such as doorsills and bumpers, a roof

The first fleet of Volvo C30 EV comes in the autumn

Volvo Cars and Goteborg Energi Company have signed an agreement letter of cooperation in the field of electrical vehicles, according to which, the Swedish automaker will provide the energy company with ten Volvo C30 Battery Electric vehicles during this autumn. "This is a landmark first step," shares Lennart Steglan

Trucks of the future - safer and more efficient

Rikard Orell, Design Director at Volvo Truck Corporation is the mastermind of the 2020 Concept Volvo Truck. The future truck shows the vision of Volvo for the future. In less than ten years, the trucks will be much different to those of today. The full autopilot will be available, so the trucks will be driven non-stop in nose-to-tail convoys on green super-motorways linking the continents. Rikard Orell Design Director at Volvo Trucks said: “Progress is getting ever faster. Because of this our vision for t

2011 Volvo S60 pricing details announced

Volvo has released the pricing details on its head-turning, brand-new Volvo S60 models. Expected to arrive in the brand’s showrooms in July, the high-class ride is already available for pre-order, with price tags starting from £23,295 for the D3 ES (163 horsepower) model to £36,745 for the ultra-equipped T6 AWD SE Lux Geartronic Premium. Regarded as the most distinct and stylish Volvo ever, the four-door S60 represents a pure embodiment of excellent driving dynamics and astonishing design. It is offered with

polestar teases 400 hp volvo c30 concept

Polestar teases 400 hp Volvo C30 Concept

Polestar Volvo C30 Performance Concept Prototype is the first road-legal vehicle project developed completely by the Volvo's championship-winning Swedish Touring Car Team - Polestar Performance. The prototype vehicle possesses astonishing output value of 400 horsepower and transfers its power to the asphalt via all-wheel-drive system. The innovative project shows what expect when a Championship-winning team of race engineers, experts and designers get free-reign to design and engineer a car rather than developin

2011 Volvo S60 premiered officially

Today, Tuesday 2 March 2010, the all-new Volvo S60 made its international debut at the Geneva Motor Show. It launches into one of the automotive world's most competitive segments backed by an elegant new coupé-like design, dynamic driving characteristics and ground-breaking Pedestrian Detection safety technology. In its overall shape, the all-new S60 is a coupé; sportier and more distinct than any previous Volvo. In its design, it promises excellent driving characteristics, even before you

HEICO SPORTIV to premiere refined Volvo C70 at Geneva 2010

At the next week’s Geneva Auto Saloon, the Volvo cars tuner HEICO SPORTIV will exhibit for first time publicly its latest development, the HEICO SPORTIV Volvo C70. Combining in itself astonishing coupe and comfortable convertible, the refined ride blends perfectly Scandinavian elegance, athletic design and astonishin

Volvo released 119g/km DRIVe versions of its S80 saloon and V70 estate

Volvo Car UK has revealed 119g/km DRIVe versions of its S80 executive saloon and V70 premium estate, the fourth and fifth body style it's launched delivering CO2 emissions below 120 g/km. Delivering 109bhp and 240Nm of torque, the modified 1.6 litre turbocharged diesel engine provides improved fuel economy by 5.1mpg to 62.8mpg on the Combined Cycle, increasing both cars’ range to nearly 1100 miles. Both cars fall into Vehicle Excise Duty

Volvo announced new efficient 2-litre GTDi engine with unique turbo system

Volvo Car Corporation is introducing an all-new four-cylinder 2-litre GTDi (Gasoline Turbocharged Direct Injection) engine in the Volvo S80, V70 and XC60, offering great performance and efficiency all in one. New Volvo-developed turbocharging technology, direct injection and twin variable camshafts give a unique combination of low fuel consumption, low emissions and high performance across a wide rev range - all in a particularly compact format

HEICO SPORTIV sharpens the 2010 Volvo C30 Facelift

The Germany based, Volvo tuner - HEICO SPORTIV has released its latest refinement programme, which improves even more the already sparkling 2010 Volvo C30 Facelift. “The future of our business model lies in the intelligent combination of performance-oriented products and ecological sustainability,” explains HEIC

2010 Volvo C30 1.6D DRIVe with only 99 g/km harmful emissions

The new Volvo C30 DRIVe was recently introduced at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Powered by 1.6 liter diesel engine with Start/Stop technology the car consume only 3.8 litres diesel fuel per 100km and it emits only 99 grams of CO2/km. The car is able to cover a distance of 1380 kilometres on a single tank, 52 litres, of diesel. These figures make it one of the best hatchbacks on the market. "This puts us among the absolute elite as regards low CO