TORONTO, ON (Sept. 4, 2013) - Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. reported 437 new vehicle sales in August, an increase of 17.8 per cent over the same month last year. Last month also saw sales of certified pre-owned vehicles increase 16.9 per cent over August 2012.
The top sellers among new vehicles continue to be the acclaimed S60 premium sedan and the XC60 crossover.
“S60 and XC60 continue to have not just critical acclaim but growing popularity with Canadian car buyers,” says Marc Engelen, president & CEO, Volvo Cars of Canada Corp., "Our refreshed model lineup will only serve to create more enthusiasm for the brand as we head toward 2014.”
Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. is part of the Volvo Car Group of Gothenburg, Sweden. The company provides marketing, sales, parts, service, technology and training support to the 42 Volvo automobile retailers across the country. The S60 and XC60 are among only 18 vehicles that were awarded the prestigious new Top Safety Pick+ by IIHS (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety).