TORONTO, ON (May. 1, 2014) - Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. reported April new vehicle sales of 343 units, an 18.1 percent decrease from the previous month and a 28 percent decrease from April 2013. April Certified Pre-owned (CPO) sales totalled 125 units, a 31.5 percent increase over March 2014.
The top performers for the month among new vehicles were the XC60 premium crossover selling 124 units and the new-to-Canada V60 Sportswagon, which sold 84 units during the month of April bringing year-to-date sales to 244 units since going on sale in January.
“The initial response to the V60 Sportswagon and the technologically advanced family of powerful yet fuel efficient Drive-E four-cylinder engines have been very positive,” says Marc Engelen, President & CEO, Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. “We look forward to continuing this momentum with the availability of the new Polestar S60 and V60 in the next few months.”
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 38 Volvo automobile retailers across the country. The S60, S80 and XC60 are among only 22 vehicles that have been awarded the prestigious new Top Safety Pick+ by IIHS (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety). Volvo Cars is committed to Vision 2020, our goal that no one shall be killed or seriously injured in a Volvo by the year 2020.