Honda Accord, Volvo XC 60, Lincoln Navigator win NACTOY award

By | 2018-11-05T17:08:24+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Categories: Honda, Lincoln, North American Car Truck of the Year (NACTOY), North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), Volvo|Tags: |

This year was the first time that the tension was so thick one could cut it with a knife. The North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year (NACTOY) awards, billed as the Oscars of the Auto Industry, kicked off The 2018 North American International Auto Show. The show started off with the award [...]

Volvo, China, France, California EVs

By | 2017-08-14T13:54:49+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Politics, Volvo|Tags: , , , |

Last week on the Washington Post carchat there were many questions about Volvo's decision to go all electrified by 2019. Why they asked? Why only Electric vehicles? In the face of the G20 conference just held in Hamburg, Germany, where nineteen of the countries in attendance agreed to the Paris Climate Change agreement, the United [...]

2018 Volvo XC60 plus a Plug-In Hybrid

By | 2018-02-20T08:39:24+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Plugin-electric vehicles, Volvo|Tags: , |

The all-new 2018 Volvo XC60 compact SUV arrives in August with three engines. The great news is that Volvo is bringing out an XC60 plug-in hybrid in September. The difference in price between the petrol version and the PHEV (after the $5,000 Federal Tax Credit) is only $3,000. I just love that Volvo is bringing [...]