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Ford Motor Selling Volvo to Geely for $1.8 Billion

March 30, 2010 / by / 0 Comment

Ford Motor Selling Volvo Ford motors has taken a very decisive step for one of their fantastic Swedish brand Volvo, the agreement has been passed between the company and the Chinese carmaker Geely for about $1.8 in a multinational sale expected to close in the third quarter of this year. This Sunday the announcement for the pending agreement was made ad it has been notified that Ford will supply powertrains, stamping and other parts to Geely after the sale of Volvo. This deal can thus prove to be a big hit for Ford because most of the money they’ll receive as cash and they can use this in some other core brands of the company. The Volvo brand was indeed one of the best brands of Ford Company and the latest model announced in this brand is the 2011 S60 sedan, which was revealed in the Geneva auto show. According to the Ford’s CEO Alan Mulally “This agreement provides a solid foundation for Volvo to continue to build its business under Geely’s ownership” and it can be expected that this brand will get some new and more advance enhancements in the models in the upcoming future.

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The new Volvo S60 unveiled

November 11, 2009 / by / 0 Comment

Volvo S60 Volvo which is a very good company which provides commercial vehicles but now their interests has been also shifted to the personal cars. Some months earlier Volvo has announced its new upcoming car S60 and now they have given the official images of the car as well and the launch of this car is expected in the next summer. It will appear for the first time in front of the whole world in the Geneva motor show next march. The design shown in the pictures looks very luxurious and stylish. The main competition of this car will held with Infiniti G35 and the BMW 3-Series. According to a claim put forth by Volvo, this car will be the one which every enthusiast will definitely love to drive. Although much of its features are still behind the curtain yet the design has made people think to buy this car. The outlook of car is somewhat sporty yet very stylish for the people to see. Now we all have to see that how many people have showed up their interests in the purchase of this car and what position it is getting in the market.

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The Volvo S80 D5 SE

September 07, 2009 / by / 0 Comment

The new Volvo is coming out to be a rival to the BMW 5 Series. There are the Audi 6 and the Mercedes E-Class which are going to bring in a lot of changes for the Volvo and the way it gets marketed to the wider buyer. The current Volvo model, S80 D5 SE has a 4-door saloon with 2.5 liter 5 cylinder engine that work like twin turbo diesel, working for it. It has a transmission of six-speed manual as well as the front wheel drive. It is going to be a likely candidate for the large salon market but whether or not this car is for you, is left to you to find out. Though not exactly mainstream this car comes along with some fierce rivals. The Ford Mondeo and cars like the Vauxhall Insignia are the kinds to be reckoned with in case this Volvo. The Volkswagen Passat is one of the premium cars that come here as a competitor against the current car. Overall the BMW 5 Series, new Mercedes E-Class as well as the JaguarXF are some of the cars of choice that can be seen as direct rivals to the current Volvo.

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