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Washing Your Car Can Save You Money

Washing your vehicle may be something that you view as a chore, but perhaps there are other ways to think about it. Instead of viewing it as something that you have to shell out money to take care of, what if you thought of it as something that saves you money in the long run? That is exactly what getting a car wash is all about.

A car wash helps take care of some of the dirt and grime that can accumulate on your vehicle over time. It can also eliminate salt or other materials that may be picked up…

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Why Backup Cameras Are So Important

Rearview cameras, or backup cameras, have been federally required in the manufacturing of new vehicles. Why is this the case? We here at Volvo Cars Normal get that you want to be in the know, so we wrote this short article outlining exactly what backup cameras are, and why they are so necessary.

When backing out of your driveway using traditional mirrors, there's a big blindspot that you're probably aware of. The area behind your vehicle that's underneath your rear windows is essentially invisible, meaning that backing out often comes with a lot of neck craning 

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Enjoy Luxury in the Volvo XC90

At Volvo Cars Normal, our team knows that a comfortable car can get your day off on the right foot. That's why we love the Volvo XC90. This popular luxury SUV features a carefully engineered cabin that caters to your every need, so every trip around Normal, IL is a delightful experience.

When the cold winds start to blow, the XC90's available heated front and rear seats help you stay warm and cozy. Just push a button to enjoy instant warmth to keep you going on a snowy day. You can also opt for the heated steering wheel…

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Envision Your Time Behind the Wheel of the Volvo XC40

One of the best subcompact SUVs that's on the market today is the Volvo XC40 from Volvo Cars Normal. This popular, luxury subcompact SUV is a breath of fresh air thanks to its astounding good-looks and technologies. The XC40 can be purchased in various trims, including the Inscription, Momentum, and R-Design.

The new Volvo XC40 comes equipped with heated-front seats that are power adjusted. Interior upholstery comes in premium leather as well as a textile-based material, and both upholstery types offer a high level of comfort. This cabin is clean and crisp thanks to its open layout.  

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You Get Luxury And Performance From the Volvo XC60

The Volvo XC60 is a compact SUV that is designed to accommodate up to five adult passengers. The exterior of the Volvo XC60 has a modern and sleek design. The interior is luxurious with leather seating available. At Volvo Cars Normal, you can check out the performance features that the XC60 has to offer.

There are two engine options available with the Volvo XC60. The standard engine is the 2.0 liter in-line 4-cylinder. This engine produces up to 250 horsepower. This efficient engine allows you to average 28 mpg in highway driving. A T8 Turbo engine is also available…
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Volvo Cars Normal Loves the Volvo V90 and its Performance Features

Normal needs a little spice from time to time. What better way to give it some spice than with a beautifully designed luxury wagon, like the V90. The way it looks is just the beginning because it also has great performance features that should boost its popularity.

All-Wheel Drive

The luxury wagon can give you a smooth driving experience, thanks to its all-wheel drive feature. The wagon's ability to respond to your needs, turns, and your acceleration make this a unique experience. Keep in mind that a vehicle with all-wheel drive is safer when driving on poorly maintained
 
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Proper Alignment for a Car

When the car or truck that you're driving around starts to shake at higher speeds, there might be a problem with the alignment of the wheels. Volvo Cars Normal understands the damage that poorly aligned wheels can cause and recommends regular inspections to ensure straight and properly aligned wheels.

The camber, caster, and toe angles are all used to measure the position of a tire compared to the frame of the car. Each angle should fall within the manufacturer's specifications for the car or truck. Properly aligned wheels will provide a smooth and straight ride at any speed…
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Volvo V60 Inscription Trim Overview

In the world of SUVs and vans, there's a lot of plain designs and doing the same old thing. Volvo wanted to do something different and provide a spacious vehicle with power and a high-quality design. Volvo is also one of the other automakers committed to making an incredible wagon. The Volvo V60 Inscription hardly looks like the old station wagons. In fact, it looks more like a Phantom sports car.

The V60 Inscription has two models. The T5 Inscription has decent performance with a supercharged four-cylinder that delivers over 200 horsepower. If you're looking for power, then…
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Volvo S60 Inscription Cockpit Highlights

The Volvo S60 Inscription gives car shoppers in Normal, IL a taste of fine Scandinavian luxury. Available for sale at Volvo Cars Normal, this sporty sedan is appointed with premium materials and technologies that are inspired by modern European design.

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Auto Service Guide on Suspension Systems


Originally developed by an automotive engineer in the late 1940s, the MacPherson struts have been widely standardized in the front suspension systems of most passenger vehicles in North America. These classic components are compatible with an independent configuration that enables optimum freedom of movement of the chassis.

The rear suspension system of a modern car is available with a few common arrangements, such as double wishbone and multi-link. Independent operation is also highly desirable for such mechanical designs that respond to the loading in the trunk and rear seats. 

 

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