Colorado is really beautiful. I can see why people move there and stay. We were out in Gateway, which is in the western part of Colorado, and couldn’t have found a better place to play with our XC. AutoWeek Ruling the Roost dan
In 1997, for the first XC70 media launch, we took a hand full of cars and media to Alaska. The event drive was up a Forest Service road, across some streams, up over a mountain into an old gold mining town, and then back to the home base hotel. It was fun, and showed how our [...]
Now that the Race Across the States has concluded, we can let you in on some of the adventures we had our media friends partake in as they drove from Los Angeles to Gateway, Colorado last week. On Monday morning, after a product presentation by XC brand manager Joe Haslem, the journalists were greeted by [...]
I’m writing this at 7:45 pm on Tuesday evening. Right about now, my fellow journalists are probably tucking in to a delicious dinner in Gateway, Colorado. We’re still in Utah with 2+ hours to go, which means we’re about 5 hours behind schedule, and — with all due respect to the folks at Volvo [...]
Greetings from Team Ludin, reporting live from Mt. Carmel Junction, Utah! This morning we headed into Zion Park, and the natural beauty struck both of us silent — and if you know me or Steve Siler, you know that’s virtually imfrigginpossible. For the first time, we argued about who was *not* going to drive. Tragedy [...]
Team Diarf has been on the road for the Volvo Adventure race across the states. Zion was one of the highlights of today. The rock formations were stunning! The most unique stop had to be the ghost town of Grafton – surrounded by natural beauty the remains of civilization stood in stark contrast. The journey [...]
Team Bjor delivers Volvo kibble to the St. George, Utah, animal shelter. On to the next challenge!