Volvo started to produce cars in 1927, over the following years they have developed a reputation for reliability and safety with their cars said to be the safest on the road for years. Volvo also have a strong commercial group which is still owned by the parent company who started it. The cars division is owned by Ford who took control in 1999.

There cars were described by many as being like a brick, it was certainly a case of functionality over style with them. Although Volvo always used powerful engines, due to the weight of them on the road they weren't as nimble as other cars in there class.

The companies interests in producing safe cars has lead to it making many innovations over the years in this area.

Once Ford took over in 1999 things started to change new stylish designs with high performance engines were sold but still with the safety and reliability that Volvo are famed for. This has bought to the brand to a whole new audience and sales have grown steadily ever since.

To get your Volvo valuation, either enter a number plate in the form to the top left, or use the dropdown lists underneath.

A selection of used car dealers from our directory that deal with Volvo vehicles

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Derby Trade Cars
Ascot Drive, Derby DE24 8ST
Audi BMW Citroen Kia SEAT Volvo
The Wyestream Motor Company
The Old Coal Yard - London Road, Loudwater, High Wycombe HP10 9TJ
Audi BMW Suzuki Volvo Chrysler Jeep
Graham Walker Ltd
28 Bumpers Lane, Sealand Industrial Estate Near Chester Football Ground, Chester CH1 4LT
Audi BMW Honda Kia Suzuki Volvo
Derby Trade Cars
Ascot Drive, Derby DE24 8ST
Audi BMW Citroen Volvo Lexus Mitsubishi
Kerridges - Needham Market
Ipswich Road, Needham Market, Ipswich IP6 8EG

Latest review of a Volvo vehicle (XC90)

The XC90 is good to drive, and offers great refinement, and seven seats as standard. They are in high demand, and thus even used they tend to be highly priced.
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WMCW Admin - Monday, 23rd July 2012