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Volvo XC40 Recharge Plug-In Hybrid T5 Review

In Car Reviews, Sponsored Post, Volvo by Tim Barnes-Clay

Okay, so let’s get this clear: this particular Volvo is a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle – that’s PHEV for short. Yep, a catchy acronym, I know. If you’re still clueless, it means the car runs on electricity and petrol power. Hybrid tech is a good idea, though – and when you get into the routine of charging up, you can, …

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Reviewed the universally praised Volvo XC40 SUV

In Car Reviews, Volvo by Neil Lyndon

The new Volvo XC40 has been universally praised and heaped with awards.READ MORE…Its natty design, glorious interior, rock-solid build-quality and stirring performance have made it Car of the Year in a hatful of competitions (including my vote in both awards where I have a voice). Neil Lyndon enjoys the Volvo XC40 so much he wants one Amid all the acclamation, …

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Reviewed the Volvo V60 Estate

In Car Reviews, Volvo by Neil Lyndon

Volvo did a clever thing at the launch of the new V60 estate. READ MORE…During the presentation of the new car, they put up a slide which showed an old 960 estate from the 1990s. This was meant to symbolise the depressing conservatism of Volvo’s past and to make a vivid contrast with the unabashed stylishness of the brand as …

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‘Wow’ – The All New Volvo XC60

In Car Reviews, Volvo by Tim Barnes-Clay

The great Swedish brand, Volvo, never really disappoints. If a medium size SUV floats your boat – even though the All New Volvo XC60 is expensive, it’s seriously worth every penny. Everything I write is subjective, but I try and stay objective as a car reviewer. It’s an impossibility if I’m honest. But, to my eyes – and I bet to yours – the XC60 is a good-looker. It isn’t a pig in a wig that’s for sure – unlike many more bulky SUVs out there. Because Volvo has gone even further upmarket, you’re assured of a premium feeling cabin. You’ll feel safe and you’ll feel special…READ MORE