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Volvo introduces new Chauffeur package for S60, V60, V70 and S80 models

Business users would most likely take interest in the launch of a Chauffeur package on Volvo’s S60, V60, V70 and S80 models. Volvo aims to offer even more value for every chauffeur car, which is available with a range of purchasing and finance options.

It gets a three-year 120,000 mile extended warranty that takes into account the major mileages that some chauffeur driver companies cover annually. In addition, Volvo is offering free metallic paint on each chauffeur car.

Volvo's new S80 is the newest addition to the chauffeur program. It’s on Business Contract Hire for only £369* (+VAT) per month. Selwyn Cooper, Volvo Car UK's National Corporate Operations Manager, said, “Volvo is at the forefront of the chauffeur market with its ground breaking relationship with Tristar Worldwide who service the Virgin Airways' Upper Class chauffeur contract.”

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Volvo S60, V60, V70 and S80 DRIVe models now available with dual-clutch automatic option

Volvo’s economical DRIVe diesel variants of the Volvo S60, V60, V70 and S80 are now available with a new dual-clutch automatic option. They have the same fuel economy and emissions figures as the manual versions. This marks the first time that consumers can order the DRIVe models with Volvo’s six-speed Powershift auto ’box.

Volvo asserts that when the V60, V70 and S80 DRIVe models are equipped with the new automatic gearbox and Volvo's latest four-cylinder 1.6-litre turbodiesel engine, they all return 62.8mpg and 119g/km. It claims that the S60 that has the same transmission offers 65.7mpg and 114g/km on the combined cycle.

Volvo engineers made several technological enhancements so that it can attain the same economy and emissions figures as the manual-equipped DRIVe range. Volvo was able to reduce the friction between gearbox components.

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