John Batchelor radio show, Volvo made in China, Sweden & US

By | 2016-09-25T20:29:49+00:00 June 5th, 2016|Categories: #johnbatchelorradioshow, Automobiles and Energy, Radio, The John Batchelor show, Volvo, Women's World Car of the Year (WWCOTY)|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Geely, a major Chinese automaker paid almost $2 billion for Volvo in 2010. The Volvo XC 90 was just awarded the Women's World Car of the Year (WWCOTY). The XC90 already offers semi-autonomous drive with Pilot Assist, another step towards Volvo’s Vision 2020, which states that no one should be killed or seriously [...]

WWCOTY awards Volvo XC 90 car of the Year

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:34+00:00 May 25th, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Food and Wine, Volvo, Women's World Car of the Year (WWCOTY)|Tags: , , , , |

Mr. Håkan Samuelsson, President, and CEO of Volvo Car Group, was at an event in Gothenburg, Sweden to receive the prestigious Women's World Car of the Year award for the Volvo XC90. Seven of the twenty-two women jurors were in attendance, representing six of the seventeen countries that make up the Women's World [...]

Volvo XC90 car of the year on Washington Post Real Wheels car chat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:50+00:00 October 26th, 2015|Categories: #carchat, Automobiles and Energy, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , , |

The Women's World Car of the Year awards results just came out and the Volvo XC 90 won. 2016 Volvo XC 90 soaring I drove the Scion iA, Chevy Malibu, and the Honda HRV this week. The Scion iA was around $17,000, the Honda HRV around $27,000 and the Chevy Malibu was around [...]

Volvo XC 90 wins Women’s World Car of the Year (WWCOTY)

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:50+00:00 October 22nd, 2015|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Volvo, Women's World Car of the Year (WWCOTY)|Tags: , , |

Ace, How is it you have all these hot chicks coming into your workshop with their car, and I have a bunch of guys in my workshop telling me everything they know about cars? Because, Joe, you own a Mercedes workshop and I own a Volvo workshop. It’s a true story told to [...]