2015 Volvo V40 D4 Luxury review.

Small car. Torquey diesel. Scintillating performance. A Wheel Thing gets personal with the 2015 Volvo V40 diesel. Powersource. It’s “just” two litres in size yet manages to twist out 400 torques, from 1750 revs to 2500. Peak power is 140 kilowatts, at 4250 rpm. Sipping from a 62 litre tank at just 4.5L/100 km (claimed, […]

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No Hat Required: Volvo XC60 D4

A Wheel Thing welcomes Volvo to the family, with a trio of cars to be parked in the garage. Volvo’s debut with A Wheel Thing is its mid size SUV contender, the XC60 D4, a nomenclature that says, simply, it’s a four cylinder diesel. Having never driven a Volvo before and having only one driving […]

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EOFYS For Cars

It’s that time of year again, where manufacturers and their dealerships do their best to lure you into the office and sign on the dotted line, with that signature an offer to buy a new car. There’s always savings to be had, especially on vehicles about to be superseded such as the Nissan Dualis but […]

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