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Check Out the Volvo S60 & Its Performance

The Volvo S60 is a popular compact sedan in the luxury class. You’ll love taking this for a drive in Portland, OR because of all of the performance features. The best way to find out how it handles is by taking it for a test drive at Jim Fisher Volvo Cars, where we can tell you more about what it has to offer.

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So Just What Exactly is Car Wax Anyway?

This has to be one of the most popular questions we get at Jim Fisher Volvo Cars, especially since people are always looking for ways to help their car stand up to local Portland, OR weather.

The word wax refers to hydrocarbons that are hard and at least somewhat solid at room temperature. If you've ever seen palm wax or lip balm, then you've already got a pretty good handle on what car wax looks like.

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The Volvo XC40 Has Solutions for Various Driving Locations

If you're an urban traveler, frequent shopper, or an off-road adventurer, you'll find great ways to take advantage of the Volvo XC40's exterior features. Each standard feature is useful and practical, and the upgraded options provide perks as well.

Thanks to the Volvo XC40's cargo options, the process of securing equipment in place before a road trip is never a hassle. When items are tossed in the cargo zone, the stainless steel cuff provides a high level of protection. If space runs out in the cabin, you can store equipment on the roof...
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The Intelligent Tailgate of the Volvo S60

The new Volvo S60 has an intelligent rear liftgate that makes accessing your cargo a breeze. The popular luxury compact sedan is available to Portland drivers at Jim Fisher Volvo Cars.

There are multiple ways to access the cargo area. There's a button on the included key FOB, a button in the cabin, and an unlock button on the tailgate itself. However, the easiest way to gain entry is to simply hover your foot below the rear bumper. A small sensor on the bottom of the vehicle's body can detect your foot. As long as your FOB is…
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How to Prepare Your Car to Go on Your Seasonal Trip

It's the season to go on vacation. Before you embark on your week-long escapade, you have to make sure your vehicle is up to the challenge. One of the first things you should do when preparing for your trip is make a list of all of the things that are wrong with your vehicle.

Fix the things that you have knowledge of first. Then consider taking your vehicle to Jim Fisher Volvo Cars to have it serviced for anything else, along with getting the oil changed and the fluids flushed.  

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Find Out What Makes a New SUV an Excellent Choice

There are many reasons to like the SUV class of vehicles. They can fit the needs of many different car buyers with versatile designs and capabilities. For example, if you have a large family and want to tow a boat or trailer on your next outing, an SUV can fill those needs.

SUVs come in different sizes, but they all excel are accommodating passengers with plenty of seats and spacious cabins. The largest SUVs have two rows of back seats that make it possible transport up to eight people at once, while smaller SUVs provide you with enhanced efficiency and…

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Interior Features of the Volvo XC90

If you are worried about getting all of the latest and greatest interior features that are available on the market right now, you might want to stop down to our dealership to take a look at the new Volvo XC90. This is a vehicle that is beautiful from the outside, but it also provides plenty of comfort and convenience from an interior standpoint.  

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Buying a Volvo Certified Pre-Owned Car

Some drivers are not willing to take the risk of buying a pre-owned vehicle just because they worry about the vehicle's history and mechanical issues. This does not have to be the case if you get your next car through the Volvo Certified Pre-Owned program.

One of the top benefits of buying a Volvo Certified Pre-Owned car is that you already know it has passed a 170-point test to screen it for any serious issues. You will not be bombarded with high-mileage options either because all Volvo Certified Pre-Owned cars must have no more than 80,000 miles.  

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Blending Style and Luxury in Volvo’s New V90

It should come as no surprise to anyone that Volvo has once again redefined luxury with their V90 wagon. This eye-catching vehicle looks unlike anything else out on the road, and the team here at Jim Fisher Volvo Cars believes that it might be the wagon that the world has been waiting for.

The new V90 comes with a wide variety of trim options, and that means you will be able to find a luxury wagon that perfectly matches your personal style.  

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Volvo XC60 Helps You See Clearly

Jim Fisher Volvo Cars knows why some vehicles are more popular than others. For example, the Volvo XC60 not only has luxury, style and efficiency, but the compact SUV also has a few great audio and technology features.

See it all with the 360 degree Surround View Camera. This handy feature gives you a bird's eye view when you're moving in and out of tight spots or dealing with impaired visibility while driving around town. Need to see around the corner? You'll see it on the display screen thanks to the 180 degree side view angles in…

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