IPD Photo Contest! Prizes!

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IPD Photo contest details page. Six categories, one winner per category. $100 credit at IPD for each winner. As we did last year, the winners will be decided by you, the Volvo community.  The rules: 1. Physical photos need to be at least 5”x7” or the largest possible .jpg files.2. If there are people in […]

This is What Volvo Forums Looked Like in 2002

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The early P2 cars were on Volvo dealer showroom floors. EVs were conceptual futurism, not counting the handful of mass-market vehicle electrification business failures. The Segway was set to change the way we moved around cities. “Crossover” was a term used most often in dance instruction settings. For more MVS/Volvo forums background, see my MVS birthday […]

How Many Miles Do You Have on Your Volvo?

Volvo Ownership Data And Polls

How Many Miles Do You Have on Your Volvo? You can vote for up to 3 different Volvos you own/owned. Especially if it’s over 500K miles, please comment about which it is: Classic, 200/700/900, 850/S70/V70/C70/XC70, or P3… 2001+. Do you have a high mileage club badge?

Moderator Donation Drive On Now

Fist Moderator Donation

Donate to the MVS Moderators Tally of donations so far I do this twice a year to get some beer money together for these guys. They do so much for us Volvo owners. Maybe they’ve helped you.

The Volvo XC40, Viral Video, and Future Moms

XC40 Undercover Sale Pregnant Ladies

Volvo Cars North Miami wanted to make a television ad for the new Volvo XC40. Ok, nothing out of the ordinary here, except for perhaps the sheer quality of the finished product. And that it’s gone viral. Or rather, the “making of” video of the ad is going viral. The ad we can’t find.  😮 😳 🙄 […]

What Did You Put Off Doing to Your P2 Volvo Today?

No Repairs Today

Aping the 173-post topic What Did You Do To Your P2 Volvo Today? started by MVS Contributor oragex 1.5 years ago, MVS member hethaerto hilariously posts several days ago ➡ What Did You Put Off Doing to Your P2 Volvo Today? Because we all put off car repairs. If you don’t put off repairs, you’re either a big liar or you’ve […]

P3 XC70 Dog Taxi LOL

P3 Volvo XC70 with "DOGTAXI" license plate

My friend in Santa Fe, New Mexico, checking out a P3 XC70 Volvo wagon (see P2 or P3 XC70? for more) with “DOGTAXI” on the plates! And a Sweden flag sticker. Awesome!

Help a Moderator – Happening Now!

The MVS Moderator crew help other Volvo owners because they love to help, not because they get paid. They are volunteers. These guys are regular people with regular jobs, and trust me when I say if you have $10 or $20 or more to donate to them, it’s genuinely appreciated. Donate here. I’ll be keeping […]

Volvo News… July 2017 Newsletter is Away!

I’ll post the contents of it here on the MVS site over the weekend. In the meantime, here are the topics: 1. Electrifying News 2. Polestar HP Bump for New XC60 3. XC40 “Accidental” Reveal? 4. Volvo Seat in a Prius? 5. New Control Arms Installed… Pulls To Left Now 6. Is This The End […]

We’re on New Hardware! Whoo!

Hola amigos. Here’s what’s going on at MVS. MVS is on a Fast New Server For a month I’ve been preparing for a migration to a new host. I completed this work early yesterday morning, and it felt good. While at it, it was a good time to do a whole host (no pun intended […]

MVS Member Networking Zone

MVS Member Networking Zone Auto industry or not. Post what you’re looking for… if you’re looking for work, or looking for help… or not looking but want to leave a calling card for something in the future.