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Volvo S60 Polestar Concept

Volvo S60 Polestar Concept

Polestar Performance amps up the normally tame Volvo S60 with a 508hp turbocharged engine that can propel it from 0 to 62 in 3.9 secs, along with sporty 19-inch wheels and Brembo brakes.

Driverless Road Trains

Driverless Road Trains

Test footage of the European Commission’s Safe Road Trains for the Environment (SARTRE). It involves a platoon of cars running without help from human drivers, save for the lead vehicle.

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Pedestrian Avoidance Fail

Pedestrian Avoidance Fail

Volvo demos its latest tech, a pedestrian-avoidance system which is supposed to detect people in the direct path of the oncoming car. Looks like they need to stamp this one “Beta.”

Volvo SC90 Concept

Volvo SC90 Concept

Nouphone J. Bansasine’s Volvo SC90 sports sedan concept has been described as having “immense amounts of convex and concave surfacing”, which is a long way of saying that it is damn sexy.

Modern Volvo P1800

Modern Volvo P1800

Harkening back to a time when Volvos were sporty, Mattias Vocks is aiming to remake the classic Volvo P1800; this one will pack a modern XC90/S80 4.4L V8, turbocharged to 550-600hp.

Concept: Volvo S60

Concept: Volvo S60

Volvo’s staid design language takes a backseat with this 2010 Volvo S60 concept, due to bow at the Detroit Auto Show; an angular fascia + high shoulder line = sporty Swedes.

Volvo Extreme Gravity Car

Volvo Extreme Gravity Car

The Extreme Gravity Car by Volvo takes soap-box derby racing to, well, extremes. For one, they flip the rider on their stomach and face them forward; the racer can hit up to 35 mph.

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