Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:33:37 GMT
Short Report: 2017 Volvo XC60 AWD
- New York Daily News
Decades before the Subaru Outback became the darling of the Birkenstock and granola crowd, trusty, brick-shaped Volvo 140
, 240 and 740 sedans and wagons held that territory. Today, SUVs have supplanted station wagons, and while Volvo's lineup of ...
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 04:43:45 GMT
Top 10 reasons the Volvo Amazon is an icon
The Amazon was the first production car in the world to feature Volvo's
patented three point seatbelt device as standard. Volvo
argues there is no other single safety feature that has been anywhere near as significant, and it's hard to argue with that ...
Sun, 04 Sep 2016 09:51:17 GMT
Volvo Backs Up 60 Years To The Birth Of The Amazon
- Carscoops (blog)
Though the subsequent 140
series was supposed to replace it in 1966, Volvo
kept the Amazon in production through 1970, extending production to additional sites in Canada, South Africa, and Belgium. By the end of its lifecycle, Volvo
built 667,791 ...
Fri, 02 Sep 2016 22:28:19 GMT
Iconic Volvo Amazon Turns 60 Years Old
The car's classic lines were penned by 26-year-old Jan Wilsgaard, who later went on to design the Volvo 140
, 240, 700 Series, and part of the 800 Series. The four-door was named after the female warriors of Greek mythology. The problem was that a ...
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:24:46 GMT
Happy 50th birthday, Volvo 140
Fifty years ago this month, Volvo
debuted the model that cemented its reputation for building brick-like cars (in more ways than one), while giving the brand a truly global reach. Unveiled before more than 400 journalists in Gothenburg, Sweden, on Aug.
Wed, 17 Aug 2016 22:41:37 GMT
Volvo 140 Series: Manhunts, Milestones & The Million Seller
- Automoblog.net (blog)
expression of the 1960s, noticeable in things like the interior layout, body lines, and large windows. Volvo's
trademark “Scandinavian design” is reflected in ways unique to the era in which their cars reside. For the 1960s, the 140 ...
Wed, 17 Aug 2016 17:00:50 GMT
Wed, 17 Aug 2016 15:09:43 GMT
Volvo Celebrates Their First Million Seller, 50 Years Later
- Carlist.my (blog)
It was the 140
series of vehicles, and it succeeded the legendary Amazon that came before it. It's funny when we talk about the "glory days" of Volvo
because there were so many different eras- but this was the one when their cars were still stoicly ...
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