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Experience The Premier Beltway Luxury Dealership at DARCARS Volvo of Rockville

 

At DARCARS Volvo of Rockville, you're going to find the premier luxury dealership serving the Washington, D.C. area. We provide you with a wide range of exciting Volvo vehicles, which provide you with dynamic features and performance, and comfort and luxury, of course. That's why we offer those in the military and diplomatic services to have a change to take advantage of our standout Volvo lineup with our specialized DARCARS Volvo Diplomatic, Military, and Tourist Sales division.

With this program you get a director here at our dealership who works directly with you to provide standout Volvo…

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DARCARS Celebrates the Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington D.C.

It's time to rejoice, drivers!

Following a frigid winter, birds are chirping, flowers are in bloom and spring is finally in the air. Of course, the National Cherry Blossom Festival is the best way to celebrate spring's arrival to the Washington D.C. area. As a proud sponsor of the festival, we recognize that our role in the community extends far beyond buying, selling and servicing cars.

Until April 17th, you'll have the chance to enjoy the natural beauty of cherry blossoms while attending daily events including a waterfront fireworks show and a traditional parade on April…

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2016 Volvo XC70 Undergoes Refresh

 

For many years, the Volvo XC70 has provided people in Rockville, MD and beyond a wagon option that is reliable, luxurious, and versatile. It truly demonstrates all the standout qualities of the new Volvo lineup, and for the 2016 model year, it had a refresh, with new trims, and new features.

The two new trims are now called the T5 Drive-E and T5 AWD. With the T5 Drive-E, you get 18-inch alloy wheels, and standard features like heated front seats and interior air quality systems. The T5 AWD comes with all-wheel drive, and uses a 2.5-liter, five-cylinder, 250-horsepower engine…

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Autonomous Cars Readying to Hit Road for Volvo



Here at DARCARS Volvo of Rockville, we have a wide selection of standout new Volvo vehicles to choose from, all of which have a sterling reputation. So, it should come as no surprise that Volvo leads the charge when it comes to vehicles that will be able to drive themselves, and they even let us in on how it's all going to work.

By plugging in your destination in the navigation, the Volvo will be able to determine your route and which roads are good for autonomous driving, and once you arrive at those points, it will begin the…

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The Future of Safety is Here

Everyday, Volvo strives to redefine what it means to be safe behind the wheel. With its vision being that no one will be seriously injured or killed behind the wheel of a Volvo by 2020, the automaker is continuously innovating its vehicles many safety features. Now, with the inclusion of Intellisafe, the future of safety is finally here. To learn more and to find out what Volvo has in store for the future, press play on the video below:

With desirable safety features such as Adaptive Cruise Control, a 360° camera, active high beams, Park Assist Pilot, blind spot information…

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The 2016 Volvo XC90: Simply Gorgeous

The Volvo brand is marked by the Swedish impulse toward elegant, functional design. Here at DARCAR Volvo of Rockville, it's our pleasure to bring that elegance and function directly to you via the 2016 Volvo XC90, a refined luxury SUV with all-wheel drive, state-of-the-art safety features, and streamlined technology.

Right at the heart of your XC90 you'll find a center touchscreen whose intuitiveness and simplicity will be a breath of fresh air. Apple CarPlay is just one feature of the uncluttered, tablet-like display. The design makes connectivity easy and efficient, as shown in this short video:

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Your Volvo is always On Call with the brand's smartphone app

You can do just about anything on your smartphone these days. You can take pictures, order pizza, video chat with your mom, ignore emails, control your slow cooker and so much more. It was only a matter of time before you could also tap into some of your car's convenience and safety features, as well.


If you're interested in browsing our new Volvo inventory but want to focus on the most connected, high-tech models, we suggest setting your sights on those equipped with  Volvo On Call. This system is both an in-vehicle feature as well as a smartphone…

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Volvo's Insane 44,580-Mile Ocean Race


Did you think the Volvo brand was all about safety? Yeah, so did we, until we saw this video of sailors in the Volvo Ocean Race risking their lives on the high-seas, all in the name of Volvo.

In leg 5 of the Volvo Ocean Race, competitors take off from Auckland, New Zealand, and don't stop sailing until they've rounded Cape Horn-- yes, that place known in times of yore as a "sailor's graveyard."

The Southern Ocean is full of hazards. 60-knot winds blow hard across the sails, freezing cold water sprays the deck, and huge waves…

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Volvo Has a Long History of Safety


Volvo is synonymous with safety, thanks to their dedication to keeping drivers and passengers out of harm's way. That tradition of putting safety first goes back a long time. You can hear all about it in the video below. Check it out.

As you just heard, Volvos are made with people in mind. The designers and engineers always put your safety first because they know that people are what matter. That's why they are constantly working to improve the safety features in these vehicles. The newer models are equipped with Intellisafe technology, whichcan help avoid or lessen collisions…

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Volvo Wants to Make Safety Technology That Applies to Everyone


Volvo is famous for its safety, and now that safety is about to reach a whole new level, including people who aren't even driving cars. They are now working on ways to keep cyclists safer on the roads, too.

Here at DARCARS Volvo of Rockville we are impressed that Volvo has extended its safety prowess beyond cars. Of course their cars have amazing safety technology like intersection braking, but they have begun to think about how those same ideas can help another group: cyclists. They are working to develop the technology to connect cars and cyclists, letting each know…

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