Volvo, it seems, is on the up. Look at the Concept Coupe, Concept Estate, and XC Concept Coupe. Admittedly none of them are real, or destined for production (in unsullied form at least), but both show a brave new vision for the company. Especially under Thomas Ingenlath’s pen - a man that’s made a bold departure from the Home Counties Vicarage styling common to Volvos yore.
With Volvo emerging as a legitimate source of cool, we’ve been looking through the Swedes’ back catalogue to remind ourselves of the Really Good Stuff the company has done in the past.. Here, in no particular order, are ten reasons Volvo might be brilliant.
Standard 250 GT far too common? You need one of these