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Volvo C30 T5 R-Design Review

Recently tweaked for more power, the Volvo C30 R-Design has the numbers to match its rivals but is that enough?

Volvo C30 DRIVe Review

It might be one of the greenest cars on the planet, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have fun in the Volvo C30 DRIVe...

Volvo C30 Review

Funky and fun - Volvo has come a long way Model Tested: 2010 Volvo C30 T5 R-Design; 2.5-litre, five cylinder, turbocharged petrol; Six speed manual; Three-door hatch: $42,950* Options: Premium Sound - $975 (AM/FM radio, 12 Dynaudio speakers with iPod connectivity); Sports Chassis - $800; Blind Spot Identification System (BLIS) - $1,275 CarAdvice Rating: Words: Paul Maric and Karl Peskett Photos: Karl Peskett Volvo's C30 went through a bit of a facelift recently...

Volvo C30 & C30 DRIVe Review

Volvo has this week introduced its new C30 range, including the new, environmentally-friendly C30 DRIVe.

2008 Volvo C30 D5 review

 2008 Volvo C30 D5 review and road test Model tested: 2008 Volvo C30 D5 automatic Recommended Retail Price: $43,950 Options fitted: High-Performance Sound AM/FM radio, 8 speakers - $1350 Styling, handling/ride balance, safety, torque Loud engine, stolid steering, pricey CarAdvice rating: (3.75) Photograhy and review by Karl Peskett Small with big is good...

2008 Volvo C30 S review

2008 Volvo C30 S 2.4i review & road test     Model Tested: 2008 Volvo C30 S 2.4i Options: None fitted Recommended Retail Price: $35,950 Styling, smoothness, engine performs well Bland steering, bland brakes, bland interior CarAdvice Rating: (3...

2008 Volvo C30 D5 first steer

2008 Volvo C30 D5 first steer “Volvo’s new diesel powered C30 drives like a hot hatch – and that’s with a five speed auto!” Test car: Volvo C30 D5 with 5-speed adaptive Geartronic Recommended retail price: $42,450 for the 6-speed manual, $43,950 for the 5-speed Geartronic...

2007 Volvo C30 T5 Road Test

2007 Volvo C30 T5 Road Test CarAdvice rating: Recommended Retail Price: $42,450 Options Fitted: Laminated glass - $490, Premium sound - $930, 6 CD stacker - $795, Heated front seats - $315, Sports suspension - 20mm drop - $1500 and Surf-Pattern Centre Console - $476.75. - by Paul Maric Okay, so it’s different, I’ll be the first to admit that...

2007 Volvo C30 T5 Road Test

2007 Volvo C30 T5 Road Test Fast enough to put Japanese Turbos to shame and cool enough to turn heads, the new Volvo C30 is anything but boring. Test Models: 2007 Volvo C30 T5, 5-speed automatic transmission & 6-speed manual...

2007 Volvo C30 Review

2007 Volvo C30 First Steer Australian Launch - March 2007 “More style, more glamour than a Paris catwalk in spring –Volvo’s cool new C30 is a knockout”     Models driven C30 T5 with 6 Speed manual transmission - $42,450 (RRP) C30 LE with 5 Speed automatic transmission - $39,950 (RRP) The C30 model range will start at a competitive $34,450 for the C30 S, which will arrive here later in the year...