2021 Volvo XC90
Trucks & SUVs

Consumer Reports Says These Are the 2 Least Reliable Volvo SUVs

Since the introduction of the second-generation Volvo XC90 in 2015, the Swedish brand has developed some of the sharpest-looking SUVs on sale. The midrange XC60 and the tiny XC40 share crucial design elements that unify the entire SUV lineup. However, Consumer Reports recently ranked two of these prominent Volvos as some of the least reliable …

Audi Q3 S on display at the Chicago Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

Good Luck Deciding Between the 2020 Volvo XC40 and 2021 Audi Q3

This is an amazing time for automobile enthusiasts. Not only is automobile technology improving, but luxury vehicles of all types are cheaper. From the affordable tech-packed Tesla Model 3 to the fun Subaru BRZ, it seems like the market offers something for everyone. The subcompact luxury SUV segment is full of fun-sized all-wheel drives to meet consumers’ …

2020 Buick Encore GX, rival to the Volvo XC40, on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Crossover & Midsize

The Buick Encore and Volvo XC40 Have a Lot in Common

The SUV segments have only become more competitive in recent years, with subcompact, compact, midsize, and large SUVs coming from nearly every brand. With so many options, there is bound to be similar models floating through the segments. The new 2020 Volvo XC40 and 2020 Buick Encore are two such similar SUVs that have so …

2019 Volvo XC40
Trucks & SUVs

The 2020 Volvo XC40 is an Underrated Luxury SUV

Buying a brand new SUV can be quite a financial obligation, and with most car owners having their cars for several years, if not more, buyers want to know they are getting an option they won’t regret later on. The Volvo XC40 is an underrated option for a luxury SUV, and it is surprisingly affordable. …

Swedish automaker Volvo unveils its first electric vehicle, the XC40 Recharge EV, during an event in Los Angeles, California
Crossover & Midsize

The 2020 Volvo XC40 Takes Home Another Award

The knowledgeable team of automotive experts at Car and Driver put together a list of editor’s choice awards each year and have since 1956. This year, the 2020 Volvo XC40 made the list as the 2020 Best Subcompact Luxury SUV and with good reason. Loaded with tech and fun to drive, the Volvo XC40 is …

South Korean actor Jung Hae-in attends the launch of Volvo XC40
Crossover & Midsize

This Is the Volvo Model Everybody Wants to Buy Right Now

Volvo is a luxury brand that produces quality vehicles at a fairly reasonable price. Although more expensive than some brands, Volvo offers reliability, quality, and high-tech features that make one-time Volvo buyers lifetime Volvo buyers. But one of its newest vehicles is gaining so much traction, it may actually be the most popular one in the …

Hybrids & Electrics

Consumer Reports: 5 Hot Electric Cars Coming for 2021

The electric vehicle industry might be at a slump currently but we still have plenty of reasons to get excited about even more electrified options in the coming year. Thanks to car companies like Tesla, many people now see EVs as desirable and innovative. Here are five of the most highly anticipated EVs coming soon …

New Volvo XC40 - exterior
Crossover & Midsize

2020 Volvo XC40: Is it Worth Buying?

The subcompact luxury category is filled with quirky, fun competitors like the Audi Q3, Lexus NX, and BMW X1, all of which have gotten good reviews and ratings from car reviewers and consumers alike. Quirkiness aside, the roster in this category is also filled with loads of standard safety and tech features along with well-appointed …