Volvo Winter Driving Tips 2004
Volvo S60

With severe and snowy weather forecast to spread across the UK this week, Volvo is helping drivers to keep safe by sharing some winter driving and car maintenance tips from its experience of harsh Scandinavian winters.

Driving on snow and ice puts both the driver’s abilities and the car’s systems to the test. Volvo tests its cars to operate at -30ºC in a typical Swedish winter, so it’s no surprise that Volvo can offer plenty of experience of winter driving, and of designing cars to cope with a cold environment.

Looking after the car

Your car needs to be in the best condition possible to cope with the extra strain of starting and working smoothly in extra cold conditions.

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Published : 29/01/04 Author : Melanie Carter

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