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The Volvo S90 is a Top Contender

Volvo's new S90 line is already turning heads. The first-of-its-kind 2017 Volvo S90 was a top contender for the 2017 North American Car of the Year. Although it didn't win, it came in a respectable third place—not bad for the first in its line. What makes the 2017 Volvo S90 so good? Simply put, it's a Volvo. It combines safety and comfort with Swedish elegance for a driving experience all its own.

 

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KBB.com Serves Up Need-to-Know Details About Spanking-New 2017 Volvo S90

A fresh face amidst the chaos of the hyper-saturated midsize luxury sedan segment, the all-new 2017 Volvo S90 is wasting absolutely no time in its efforts to establish a name for itself.

Already a darling of critics and consumers alike, we here at Byers Volvo Cars feel our beloved Swedish brand hit this one clean out of the park.

And evidently, Kelley Blue Book Managing Video Editor, Micah Muzio, agrees.

Check out his assessment of the S90 right here:

While we certainly can't quibble with the S90's entry-level engine ...

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Car Collector Andrew Vogel Appreciates the Elegant Volvo XC90

For Andrew Vogel, cars have always held his interest. As he grew up and became a collector, he began to see them more as “moving sculpture,” than as machines of transportation. When he was introduced to the award-winning Volvo XC90, he was immediately smitten. Take a moment to travel along with him as he extolls the virtues of this elegant luxury SUV from Volvo, and if you find yourself so inspired, we’ll be waiting for you here at Byers Volvo to take one out for a spin yourself!

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Volvo’s Vision for 2020 Safety Includes Everyone

Volvo has been globally recognized for its pursuit of excellence in vehicle safety for many years, but it has only intensified this focus in the recent ones. Announced as part of Volvo’s vision for the year 2020, the Swedish automaker has made it its goal to not have anyone killed or seriously injured in a Volvo vehicle by the year 2020. This a lofty goal, but one definitely worth pursuing, and one of the ways Volvo is doing that is with it’s like of children’s seats, designed to be both comfortable and safe. What’s the point…

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Polestar Releases Performance Package for Volvo S90 and V90

Known as Polestar Performance Optimization, the package upgrades your entire drivetrain as well as other aspects of your driving dynamics. For performance enthusiasts, this is one package you don’t want to skip. The package was designed to optimize the entire experience of your vehicle, from engine performance to shifting gears.

 

 

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Volvo’s Autonomous Driving Pilot Program to Begin in China

The future must finally be here, because Volvo has announced plans for real-world autonomous driving (AD) technology testing to begin, with China being named as the locale. Volvo is seeking commuters who drive into the city via the highway, as the highway offers some relatively easy driving, with no stoplights or intersections to navigate. China has a small advantage over the United States when it comes to implementing this technology, as its legislative process is slightly more nimble than the United States’, making the application of relevant laws and regulation easier in China.

 

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9 Amazing Bowers & Wilkins Premium Sound System Specs

"Capturing sound is a science," declares a mysterious British voice, "reproducing it faithfully is an art form."

Volvo is introducing their partnership with Bowers & Wilkins, a world-renowned audio company, to bring top-of-the-line sound to the top-of-the-line Volvo XC90 and S90.

As much as reproducing sound may be an art, it requires hardware. For those of you who need to know the numbers, we hope these are sufficiently impressive:

  • Class D amplifier; 12-channels, and 1400 watts
  • 10-20,000 Hz frequency range
  • Less than 0.5% Total Harmonic Distortion.
  • Less than 0.0004% Total
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Who Created Your New Volvo XC60?

"Our cars are developed here in Sweden, and have a Swedish heritage," says Anna Rynvall, a Swedish native and User Experience and Connectivity specialist at Volvo Cars. "But there are so many other voices, voices from around the world, that lie behind the development of the car."

Anybody could tell you that if you read the same newspaper over and over again, you'll only ever get the same information out of it. Though you pick up a new paper every day to learn fresh ideas, when it comes time to design a vehicle it's easy to keep looking…

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Learn More About the Luxury-Loaded 2016 Volvo XC90

Sure, we at Byers Volvo have been discussing the all-new 2016 Volvo XC90 a whole heck of a lot lately. But, when it comes to an auto as awesome as this ... can you really blame us?

That's why we'd like to keep that conversation churning along today. Get things going with a watch of the video below, a review of the XC90 from the folks at The Fast Lane Car:

There's a trio of unique trim levels within the XC90 model range. We definitely dig the richly appointed base model, the Momentum, and we think most consumers…

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A Lot to Love About All-New 2016 Volvo XC90

If you've kept pace with our blog page here at Byers Volvo, you may've noticed that we kind of have a thing for the radically remodeled 2016 Volvo XC90.  It was the showpiece of our prior post, but for us, once just wasn't enough.

Dive in for seconds with this video review from the auto gurus at Edmunds.com:

This spiffy seven-seater's allure is no secret.  One must simply lift up…

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