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Invite Android Auto Along on Your Next Road Trip

Volvo Cars West Springfield wants drivers to get the most out of their vehicles when they are driving in West Springfield, MA, so we're excited to introduce Android Auto, a popular in-vehicle technology.

Android Auto allows you to use all of your favorite features from your phone on your in-dash infotainment system. 

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What Is A Backup Camera?

If you have a vehicle that is more than a decade old, then you may not have experienced the use of a backup camera while driving. However, most vehicles made these days do have this technology.

Quite simply, a backup camera is a camera that is installed on the back of a vehicle to allow the driver to see behind the vehicle easily. 

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The 2019 Volvo XC60 Keeps Occupants Safe

The 2019 Volvo XC60 is a popular and good-looking SUV. While the 2019 Volvo XC60 provides drivers with plenty of power and interior technology, it also offers occupants a number of safety-boosting features. These safety enhancing features include specialized driver displays, auto dimming interior mirrors, and active bending lighting systems.

The 2019 Volvo XC60 provides drivers with the power of a special 360° surround view camera system. This proprietary system gives drivers birds eye views of the terrain around their vehicles. 
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The Volvo XC90 Boasts Technological Features

The Volvo XC90 remains a top choice with individuals desiring an SUV with style and sophistication that also performs under a variety of conditions. The latest models enhance your ride via a number of technological features. We have 2019 models available in our inventory for your viewing pleasure.

You have the option of a new Volvo XC90 with one of two different sound systems. The Bowers & Wilkins system features 19 speakers that are strategically placed around the vehicle to provide concert-quality performance. Modify the sound based on your choice of studio, individual stage or....
 

 

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A Glorious Return to Form: 2015 Volvo V60

Generally regarded as one of the more unsexy segments in all of autodom, we here at Fathers & Sons Volvo feel the wagon gets a bad rap.  Thankfully, it seems our esteemed Swedish automaker is looking to change that connotation this year with the all-new 2015 Volvo V60.  This is a ride that's ready to redefine the wagon game for good.  Check it out in the clip below:

While we'd never knock the entry-level…

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Volvo's Ocean Race is well underway

It is no secret that our coastal state has a rich sailing heritage, which is why we at Fathers & Sons Volvo are excited to share this video from Volvo's Ocean Race YouTube channel!

This yacht race which circles the world takes place every three years and has done so since 1972, though Volvo took over sponsorship in 2001 . Since it's out on the open waters the race isn't a walk in the park filled with sunning oneself and drinking champagne.  The racers are focused, experienced, and in this clip they're preparing to stay safe during a…

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Volvo Looks to the Future with New Safety Technologies and Sees a World without Accidents

What would it take to make the dream of an accident-free world a reality? Volvo is exploring the answer to that question, and has been for the past several decades.


From the invention of the three-point safety belt in 1959 to current-reigning safety inventions like pedestrian detection and city safety systems with brake intervention, Volvo has been creating, improving and envisioning since the company's debut -- and it's not stopping now. From lessening the…

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Safety is Still First at our Volvo Dealership in Springfield

When it comes to protecting you and your passengers in an accident, Volvo vehicles have been making a bid for the best automaker in West Springfield, MA for decades. That being said, avoiding the accident altogether is one way to guarantee that you're safe. And that's why our brand is utilizing an innovative suite of accidence avoidance systems to make sure you don't have to worry about impact.

Though we've grown…

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Volvo Specs Powerful and Efficient New Drive-E Powertrain Concept

When the Volvo brand implemented their Drive-E engine onto an S60 model earlier this year, we were wowed by the model's powerful yet efficient performance. Now, the Swedish automaker is taking things to the next level with their new High Performance Drive-E Powertrain Concept.

This mechanism has recently been speced, proving that attaining power and efficiency at the same time is possible. This 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine features two parallel turbochargers, which are directly…

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