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VOLVO EYES FORMULA "E"

Barely over a month ago, we brought you the sad news that Volvo was planning to end its motor racing activities – withdrawing its support from the teams Polestar fields on its behalf in the Scandinavian Touring Car Championship and Australia's V8 Supercars series. But it may not be all bad news when it comes to Volvo and racing.

In a recent interview with Sweden's Auto Motor & Sport, Volvo marketing director Alain Visser indicated that, while the aforementioned touring car championships no longer fit with the image the brand is trying to…
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I had not been to Durham to visit my son, his wife and my two young grandsons in a while, too long really.  Who can resist two young Grandsons for long,  Not me.  So this is the perfect opportunity to test the new 2015 Volvo V60 Sportwagon with the Drive-e powertrain.  This is the one with 240 tire spinning horsepower, an eight speed automatic transmission, and an EPA 37 MPG highway rating.  For those of…
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