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Stay Home and Finance Your New Car

Thanks to the spread of technology in today’s world, many things can be done online, most of which couldn’t have been fathomed to happen without meeting in person or talking on the phone just a few decades ago. One of these things that technology facilitates and makes loads easier is applying for vehicular financing. Although most dealerships don’t offer such a service, we at Betten Volvo Cars, in fact, do.

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3 Things to Do Before a Road Trip

Road trips are a popular vacation activity for many people across the country. However, there are few things that you should take care of before you leave Grand Rapids behind. Our team at Betten Volvo Cars is here to ensure that your trip goes off without a hitch.

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Keep Your Food From Spoiling as You Travel

If you are looking to bring a dish of food to a friend's house for a holiday meal, you want to keep that dish from spilling all over your car. It is important for you to know what you should do as you travel with food this holiday season, and the Betten Volvo Cars team is here to help.

  • Make sure that your food is covered and that the lid is secure before you take that food out to the car.
  • If you have passengers with you and they are able to help you, instruct them to hold the…
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Come see what makes Betten Volvo Cars different

There are more things to consider about buying a new car than which dealer has the best price. It's also about how you're treated. It's about making sure you have the best experience possible from the sales team to the finance department and then after the sale, finding the parts you need and getting the service your new vehicle requires.

 

 

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Headlights: A Vital Part of Safe Night Driving

Driving at night or in poor weather conditions can sometimes be a challenge in itself. It's harder to see pedestrians and other moving objects, especially if the person is wearing dark clothing. Headlights are a very critical part of your vehicle in these types of conditions.

 

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Special V90 Cross Country developed to help the environment

Volvo is committed to protecting the environment and one way they show it is through the Volvo Ocean Race which supports the fight against ocean plastics.

Audi will produce 3,000 special V90 Cross County Ocean Race Cars with proceeds from their sale going to aid the Volvo Ocean Race Science Program. With each special V90 purchased, Volvo will donate $116 for a total donation of nearly $350,000.

 

 

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As you prepare for winter, don't forget your vehicle

You can feel the chill in the air as fall begins to turn to winter. Daylight Saving Time is just a few days away, and before you know it, our Michigan streets will be covered with snow and ice.

The service department at Betten Volvo Cars of Grand Rapids, MI can help you get your vehicle ready for the elements that winter brings.

Checking the fluids in your car can help avoid many of the problems that freezing temperatures can cause. 

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Thomas Ingenlath’s Contributions to Volvo Design Heralded at Autocar Awards

In a matter of years, Volvo has gone from a brand associated with luxury and safety to becoming one of the most premium brands on the market. Part of that is due to the influence of Thomas Ingenlath, chief of design. He’s headed the styling for two of the three automaker’s he’s worked for, and his touch on recent Volvo models has earned him top honors from Autocar.

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Nature-Inspired Craftsmanship in the 2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country

Where some wagons evoke a bygone image of American family life, the 2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country reignite the spirit of adventure with comfortable capability and luxury. Although an off-road ready wagon might seem an anachronism in the era of the crossover, its marriage of premium appointments inspired by nature and all-wheel driven trail chops remind us of its modernity.

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Kelley Blue Book Reviews New 2018 Volvo XC90

Volvo relaunched its flagship luxury SUV, the midsize XC90, to great acclaim two years ago, and continues to make improvements that should keep the XC90 feeling fresh for some time to come. As Kelley Blue Book® (KBB) notes in a new review of the 2018 edition, the XC90's elegant styling and leading-edge semi-autonomous driver assist system places this SUV at the top of its category.

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For the new model year, the XC90 adds Volvo's Pilot Assist as a standard feature, along with blind-spot monitoring and auto-dimming mirrors. Fans of smartphone integration will be happy...

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