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2011 Volvo S60, XC60 recalled in Australia

Volvo Car Australia has issued two recalls for the 2011 Volvo S60 and XC60 models, with up to 77 vehicles affected locally. The first recall affects S60 and XC60 vehicles equipped with the 2.0-litre T5 petrol engine. The official recall notice published on the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) website explains a fuel supply line may be incorrectly manufactured and may lead to fuel leakage: “The driver may notice a fuel smell...

Volvo S60, XC60 T6 R-Design upgrades not for Australia

Volvo Cars North America has upped the power in its Volvo S60 R-Design and Volvo XC60 R-Design models, tweaking the T6 engine to make it the most powerful unit in the Volvo range. The upgrades take the 3.0-litre turbocharged inline six from 224kW and 440Nm to 242kW and 480Nm. The US-spec T6 engine will eclipse the 4...

2011 Volvo XC60 range updated, T5 engine added

The 2011 Volvo XC60 compact SUV range has been updated in Australia with a new entry-level petrol engine, more power from the top-spec engine and an enhanced standard features list. The Volvo XC60 T5 has become the new base model in the range, leading to a starting point $3000 below the previous entry-level model. The T5 is a 2...

Recall for Volvo S80, XC60 and XC70

Volvo Car Australia is recalling just under 500 vehicles equipped with the D5 diesel engine due to a fault with the auxiliary drive belt. The recall affects 484 vehicles: the 2009 model year S80, XC60 and XC70 with the D5. The global announcement from Volvo Car Corporation said there was a chance the drive belt could break, rendering the power steering heavy...

Volvo XC60 Review & Road Test

2009 Volvo XC60 Review & Road Test Safe, sexy and strong - what more could you want? Model Tested: 2009 Volvo XC60 D5 and T6 - $57,950 (D5), $64,950 (T6) Options (As fitted to D5): Drive Assist Pack $5910 Teknic Pack $4990 Premium Sound $2400 Personal Car Communicator $1575 Metallic Paint $1550 Interior Air Quality System $275 Clean Zone Interior Package $275 CarAdvice Rating: By Karl Peskett It's inevitable...

Volvo XC60 to save drivers on insurance - NRMA

In order to avoid rear end collisions, drivers have to be alert at all times. But that's exactly the opposite of what happens every day, if the NRMA's statistics are accurate. Apparently in New South Wales, there are as many as 50,000 rear-enders each year, some worse than others...

Volvo XC60 2008 AIMS

Volvo's stunning XC60 was introduced this morning by Volvo Cars Australia Managing Director Alan Desselss and Olympic Sprinter Matt Shirvington to a crowd seemingly pleased to receive such a good looking SUV. Celebrating its Asia-Pacific premiere at AIMS, the XC60. Volvo's stunning XC60 aims at taking owners into new worlds of automotive adventure...

Volvo XC60 to feature at Sydney Motor Show

Volvo's latest SUV, the mid-sized luxury XC60 has been announced as one of the features at this year's 2008 Australian International Motor Show in Sydney starting on October 9. Part of the excitement is to do with the car's City Safety collision avoidance system, which the Swedish company has promised to demonstrate live in Hall 1 of the motor show throughout the 11-day event...