MVS Volvo Newsletter March 2019 Want these to come to you? Subscribe to the MVS Newsletter here. Volvo News Volvo Announces Polestar 2 Good quick overview of Volvo… er… Polestar’s second vehicle, and how it competes with the Tesla Model 3. Here’s the MVS rundown of Polestar 2 vs. Model 3. Volvo Goes Full “Big […]
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. 😮 😳 🙄 […]
Unless you’re new to Earth, you probably know that Volvo is known for safety. Volvo built its reputation on safety. They’re safe cars. It’s a household phrase: Volvo safety. But are the older Volvos still safe, compared to today’s safety standards? [Read about Volvo’s safety innovations over the years, like SIPS and 3-point seatbelts.] It’s […]
A final rule Monday by the US Department of Transportation will require all vehicles under 10,000 pounds to have rearview cameras by May 2018 in order to mitigate the damages caused by backup accidents. The mandate comes after years of delaying the regulatory review, which was supposed to be completed by 2011. The standard was […]
Airbags Deployed, Good Volvo is Now Scrap One month ago my wife had a little crash into the back of a other car during “take off” on a traffic light. No other visible collision damage than few scratches on the front/tail bumper but… all air bags and belt tensioners fired, what means for me, that […]
Take it with a grain of salt, but a site called 4autoinsurancequote.org has named the Volvo XC90 the least expensive automobile in the US to insure. The ranking was picked up through a press release and publised at SFGate.com, and spread from there.
11/16/10 RIP a bad day for Volvos 850 with a new turbo vs. SUV, 40 mph, rain.
Terrible Collision: Ninety+ mph head on collision. XC90 driver had broken ribs and scrapes… Camaro all 3 occupants dead. Sorry for the gruesome post. XC90 – Why you love yours!
I work for ARC Automotive and what we do is make airbag inflators. Drivers, passengers and side impact. We run them through a mass spectrometer that will detect a leak as small as a 25 year leak…
I have an issue with my reverse lights. They’ll either come on a couple of seconds after the gear has engaged, or not at all. Sometimes (with a bit of jiggling and hitting the gear change) I can get it to come on…
If you want to do it RIGHT and a job that it will last, re paint them with bumper paint.Comes in spray cans and it the correct color gray/black.