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Recall Alert: 2016 Volvo XC90

By Jennifer Geiger on June 30, 2015


Vehicles Affected: Approximately 580 model-year 2016 Volvo XC90 SUVs manufactured from Jan. 27, 2015, to May 19, 2015 The Problem: The front seats' Side Impact Protection System wiring harness may have been routed incorrectly. This could damage the wiring and… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Volvo XC90

By Jennifer Geiger on June 30, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 580 model-year 2016 Volvo XC90 SUVs manufactured from Jan. 27, 2015, to May 19, 2015 The Problem: The front seats' Side Impact Protection System wiring harness may have been routed incorrectly. This could damage the wiring and… Read More

2016 Volvo XC90: First Drive

By Brian Wong on May 20, 2015

Volvo's redesigned 2016 XC90 is extremely important for the Swedish automaker. While it has rolled out new models that have impressed us in the sedan (S60), SUV (XC60) and even the wagon space before, it is the three-row XC90 redesign… Read More

2015 Top 10 Auto Show Winners

By Jennifer Geiger on May 11, 2015

During auto show season, carmakers paraded their latest and greatest ideas, products and concepts and this year's crop of shows produced plenty of hits and misses. Like E!'s "Fashion Police," Cars.com's editors rated and debated them in our Winners &… Read More

Why Volvo is China's Ticket to America

By Kelsey Mays on April 29, 2015

Well, it finally happened. The Swedes and the Chinese came together to build a car for us 'Mericans. The Detroit News reported last week that Volvo would export an extended-length S60 sedan called the S60 Inscription from a plant in Chengdu,… Read More

The Ones That Got Away: 10 Cars We Miss

By Mike Hanley on April 13, 2015

Today's new cars are better than ever with levels of performance, comfort and efficiency unrivaled in automotive history. Despite the abundance of great new cars, what about the ones that have come and gone, leaving a void in our hearts?… Read More

All-Terrain Volvo Wins Over Suburbia

By David Thomas on April 8, 2015

It's tough to be a wagon fan these days. You have the option to buy a Subaru Outback or a few luxury wagons like the BMW 3 Series. A new Volkswagen Golf SportWagen is also trying to wiggle its way… Read More

2015 Volvo V60 R-Design Gallery (31 Photos)

By Jennifer Geiger on March 30, 2015

Volvo's newest wagon is available in T5 Drive-E, T5 and T6 R-Design trims, and while its wagon body style might have you relegating the V60 to the carpool lane, our test R-Design model ups the wagon's sporty factor with a… Read More

Subaru's EyeSight System Makes Active Safety Features More Affordable

By Courtney Messenbaugh on March 24, 2015

By Courtney Messenbaugh An automotive industry analyst told me not long ago that active safety features such as adaptive cruise control and precollision braking will become common in cars — even inexpensive models — to save us from ourselves. As… Read More

2015 Mercedes-Benz C300 Versus 2015 Volvo S60

By David Thomas on March 10, 2015

The 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class won our hearts and a chunk of our long-term fleet budget when we named it the Best of 2015. Now that it is in regular rotation in our test fleet we're able to pit it against… Read More

Real Consumers to Test Self-Driving Volvo Fleet by 2017

By Kelsey Mays on February 24, 2015

Self-driving cars appear to be one step closer to the average Joe. Volvo aims to put consumers — not engineers or professional drivers — behind the wheel of a test fleet of self-driving XC90 SUVs in Sweden by 2017. Part of… Read More