30 Apr '13, 1pm

Volvo V60 Plug-In Hybrid Proves Popular: Production Doubles In Europe #car #green

Model S is a stereotypical American idea of a car - a sedan, whereby sportwagons are more popular in Europe, because they offer sedan-like performance coupled with SUV's amount of space, while being low on fuel consumption. In that, the Volvo, being a wagon, would have a definitive advantage in Europe, however, it remains to be seen how well the Volvo will sell once the electric / hybrid car enthusiasts' market is saturated over there. My prediction is that it will be a flop thereafter, not only because of the price, but because it is an automatic, which are shunned by Europeans, contrary to what Mr. Ingram would have you believe.

Full article: http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1083839_volvo-v60-plu...

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