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Three Essential Safe Driving Tips for Getting Around Myrtle Beach

Whenever we hear the phrase "driving safely," it's easy to scoff and toss it aside as common sense. Unfortunately, it's not that simple, as history has proven time and time again that motorists don't always choose to go with common sense and end up getting in an accident for one reason or another. The Center for Disease Control reports that the leading cause of death among people from age one through 44 are from injuries due to auto accidents, beating out cancer and HIV.

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Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine named Green Car Journal’s 2016 Luxury Green Car of the Year

WOW! The Volvo XC90 has done it again! Here’s ANOTHER award to place on the shelf!


 

The all-new Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine, the world’s first seven passenger plug-in hybrid SUV, has been named Green Car Journal’s 2016 Luxury Green Car of the Year. The XC90 T8 offers a combined 400 horsepower by way of a two-liter turbocharged and supercharged gas engine in front and an electric motor at the rear. Together, they deliver an EPA-rated 53 MPGe, making the all-wheel-drive XC90 T8 the world’s most powerful and efficient SUV.
 

 

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Volvo Cars Begins First Ever Australian Tests for Kangaroo Safety Research

 

Volvo Cars is developing kangaroo detection technology to solve one of the most costly causes of traffic collisions in Australia.
 

 

A team of Volvo Cars safety experts traveled to the Australian Capital Territory this week to film and study the roadside behavior of kangaroos in their natural habitat. The data Volvo Cars collects will be used to develop the first ever kangaroo detection and collision avoidance system.
 

 

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Volvo's Global Electricfication


Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, has announced one of the automotive industry’s most comprehensive electrification strategies in which plug-in hybrids will be introduced across its entire range. It will develop an entirely new range of electrified smaller cars and build a fully electric car for sale by 2019. As part of this new strategy, the Swedish car company said it expects electrified vehicles to account for up to 10 per cent of total car sales in the medium term.
 


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