Volvo - don't think it is Swedish. Yes, the company is from Sweden
but the name is Latin. Translated: I am rolling. And, it rolls since
75 years, very successful! We congratulate to Volvo to all the years
of success, innovation and progress and say thank you, Volvo. Thank
you for making our cars better, particularly safer, for creating
shapes differing to the mainstream, thank you for being what you were
and what you are - a colourful spot in the automotive world, an
For sure, there are many people who hate the cornered
mom-dad-kid-dog-taxis. No other make was, and is, as much reputed to
be a manufacturer of square family station wagons as Volvo. But
that's half the truth. The wide spread belief that Volvo drivers are
just wimps and milksops is a bad prejudice for sure. Two well-known
politicians, chaps you certainly wouldn't characterize as weaklings,
show that the reverse is also true.
Ex KGB operative and current Russian premier Vladimir Putin relies
on the intelligent technology and solid constructions of the Swedish
cars as well as Gulf War veteran, US Secretary of State, Collin
Powell, knowing how important it is to be prepared just in case.
Both Powell and Putin should have several of this road legal tanks
in their garages.
In the end, the character and the reputation of the Scandinavian cars
is strong enough to be cult. A Volvo is not only the right choice
for people who love to do things calmly, not only the perfect car
for those who like to feel well protected at car driving and not
only the right option for those who like to afford to arrive a few
minutes later being relaxed enough to concentrate on really
important things after.
Volvo is, in all events, the right choice for people who dare to
show what they want and what they like and, this is finally some
more than most of the average bourgeois in ordinary German or
Japanese vehicles ever will risk. Thank you Volvo for giving us
safety and serenity, thank you for offering occasions to be
The eventful history of Volvo has many facets: unmistakable body
styling, revolutionary technology in car safety and new manufacturing
methods as well as many other novelties that had a decisive
influence on our today's cars.
Volvo proudly presents their history at a comprehensive anniversary
website of 75 pages which show achievements, inventions and models
of each single year. We unhesitatingly recommend this site as an
entertaining source for connoisseurs of fine European cars. Have