"Cars are driven by people. The guiding principle behind everything we make at Volvo, therefore, is and must remain, safety..."

Driving is scary.

A Collection of True Stories and Snapshots from Actual Volvo Owners

- Assar Gabrielsson and Gustaf Larson, Founders of Volvo, 1927

There are slippery roads and sleepy drivers. Snow blindness and blind spots. Sharp curves and sharp objects. Sudden stop and endless distractions. Dense fog and heavy traffic. Merging lanes and cross streets. There are your loved ones and your love of life itself. That's why you drive a Volvo.

The following page contains the words of real Volvo owners. People who, in one unexpected moment on an otherwise normal day, found themselves suddenly very thankful for the decision to buy a Volvo. These are their stories.