Volvo Car Corporation is a Swedish premium automobile manufacturer headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden. As of 2014, Zhejiang Geely Holding Group of China owns the company.Know More
Volvo was founded in 1927 and was first listed on the Swedish stock market exchange in 1935. Volvo was owned by AB Volvo until 1999, when it was acquired by the Ford Motor Company. Ford sold the company to the Zhejiang Geely Holding Group in 2010.
Volvo manufactures and markets sedans, station wagons, sport utility vehicles, compact executive sedans and coupes. It has approximately 2,300 local dealers and 100 national sales companies worldwide. Volvo’s largest markets are the United States, Sweden, China, Germany, Belgium and the United Kingdom.Learn more about Car Makes & Models
Although Kia Motors Corporation is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea, its automobiles are made by Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia, Inc. in the United States. The North American auto plant is located on more than 2,200 acres in West Point, Ga., according to KMMG.Full Answer >
As of 2014, the list of cars that get the best fuel efficiency is dominated by electric cars, such as the Fiat 500e and the Honda Fit EV, which get 116 MPGe and 118 MPGe respectively. For non-electric vehicles, the top performing models are the Toyota Prius Hybrid and Toyota Prius c Hybrid, both of which have a fuel efficiency rating of 50 MPG.Full Answer >
In terms of top speed, the slowest modern cars are the Peel P50, Aixam Coupe and Renault Twizy, as none of them can achieve 60 mph. There are also some modern cars that take between 10 and 30 seconds to reach 60 mph, but will not go past 80 mph.Full Answer >
Some cars that start with the letter "W" are the Wagoneer, Wrangler, Windstar and Wartburg. This set includes traditional passenger models, minivans and sport-utility vehicles.Full Answer >