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  1. Volvo C30 Polestar Performance Concept

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  2. New MY11 C30 priced

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    Possibly the biggest news to come out of Volvo's announcement of pricing for the 2011 C30 is that there is going to BE a 2011 C30. We ogled the nipped and tucked C30 T5 in Frankfurt and came away even more smitten than before with Volvo's neo-brake. The revised fascia and nipped and tucked...
  3. C30 hatchback with 300 HP and AWD

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    Volvo has confirmed it will be building a 300bhp, all-wheel drive version of the C30 hatchback. My take, This should help get boomers going real fast.
  4. Volvo to offer Swedish C30 customers unique vehicle "wraps"

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    what are those crafty Swedes up to now? (links below) "...Volvo announced on Thursday that it will be launching a new line of automobile wraps for its C30 hatchback. Beginning on April 7th, Volvo will be offering C30 customers in Sweden a range of 20 different non-permanent vehicles wraps to...
  5. NYIAS- Volvo C30 R-Design

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    New York 2008: Volvo C30 R-Design is R-some Posted Mar 20th 2008 1:59PM by Dan Roth Filed under: New York Auto Show, Hatchbacks, Volvo Volvo directed its efforts at the New York Auto Show toward debuting the XC60 SUV for North America, but quietly standing sentinel at the front of the display...
  6. Volvo C30 Wins 2008 AUTOMOBILE Magazine All-Star Award

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    Volvo C30 Wins 2008 AUTOMOBILE Magazine All-Star Award The Volvo C30 has been named an AUTOMOBILE Magazine All-Star - the first Volvo ever to win this prestigious award. Each year, the editors and bureau chiefs of the magazine convene to test, evaluate and debate the performance, significance...
  7. Volvo C50?- Volvo considering 5-door C30

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    During a sit down with Volvo's senior veep of R&D, Magnus Jonsson told Automotive News that a five-door version of the C30 might be in the cards. "The five-door would be less exciting from a design perspective, but we're looking to expand." That seems like an accurate statement considering that...
  8. Heico Volvo C30 surfs to Las Vegas and SEMA

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    Heico Volvo C30 & S80 surfs to Las Vegas and SEMA A surf-pattern exterior, a stunning orange dream interior and 0-100 km/h in 5.4 seconds. The special-version Volvo C30 by Heico Sportiv is ready to go to Las Vegas and the SEMA show. "We wanted to turn up the "visual volume" of the sporty...
  9. Volvo to show high-efficiency C30

    European Competition Volvo is set to show a high-efficiency version of its C30 at the Frankfurt Auto Show. The new energy-efficient modifications will yield an estimated 52 mpg. The C30 to be shown will be powered by a 103 horsepower 1.6 liter turbodiesel mated...
  10. Full Test: 2008 Volvo C30

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    Edmunds Full Test: 2008 Volvo C30 Volvo's product planners usually hit the Aquavit, but the 2008 Volvo C30 proves anything is possible if you drink enough tequila. How else can you explain the gigantic blender? When the Volvo guys stuffed their product-planning blender full of a new Mini...
  11. Vehicle Highlight:2008 Volvo C30

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    FoMoCoNews.Com Highlight: 2008 Volvo C30 (San Diego)The all-new Volvo C30 is the smallest and most expressive car in Volvo's model range. With its solid body, dynamic chassis, coupled with a current strategy that calls for a single engine offer of the powerful turbocharged T5 engine, it...
  12. C30: How much would you pay?

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    Volvo is taking an interesting tack to gauge consumer interest in its new hatch, the C30. According to Automotive News, the automaker is allowing visitors to the C30's site to configure their ride as desired, and then is quoting them a price. However, that price fluxuates depending on when you...
  13. Volvo C30 2.0 SE Review

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    Heigh-ho, heigh-ho, it's off to work we go in the Volvo C30, with a style inspired by the P1800 ES, or 'Snow White's coffin', says David Wilkins Specifications Price: £18,495 Engine: 2.0-litre petrol Performance: 0-62mph in 9.4 seconds, 38.7mpg CO2: 174g/km: Where would we be without a...