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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

Neil Lyndon enjoys the Volvo XC40 so much he wants one Amid all the acclamation, however, one quality of this splendid car seems to have been overlooked: a week with an XC40 proves that it has an unexpected character as a cliché-killer. Not only does it disprove the hoary notion that absence makes the heart grow fonder; but it also …

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Reviewed the Volvo V60 Estate

In Car Reviews, Volvo by Neil Lyndon

Neil Lyndon has good taste for cars and really enjoys the Volvo V60  The trick worked a treat; but in my mind, it went even further. Looking at the photograph of that deadeningly rectangular lump of a 960, as stimulating as a house brick, I found myself thinking of people I knew who had bought one at the time. For …

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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