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Volvo S90 Named Finalist for AJAC Canadian Car of the Year

Winners Announced at Canadian International Auto Show February 15th

 

RICHMOND HILL, ON. (February 13, 2018) Volvo Car Corporation Ltd.’s flagship sedan, the new S90, was named a finalist for Canadian Car of the Year by the Automobile Journalist Association of Canada’s (AJAC). The Volvo S90 was selected as one of six finalists for two awards, out of a pool of 182 competing vehicles, being recognized for designing one of the most premium, safe, and innovative vehicles on the market.   The winner of AJAC’s Canadian Car of the Year will be announced at the Canadian International Auto Show on February 15th during Media Day at the Auto Show.

 

The S90 has a base MSRP of $55,750 and is available with a T5, T6 or T8 Twin Engine plug-in hybrid powertrain. With 400 combined horsepower, our turbocharged and supercharged Drive-E engine combined with our smooth, advanced 8-speed automatic gearbox and powerful electric motor, offers the capability of a much larger engine but using much less fuel. All trims come with standard all-wheel-drive capabilities.

 

For more information on the award-winning S90 and other Volvo products please visit www.volvocars.ca

 

About Volvo Car Canada

Volvo Car Canada Ltd. is a subsidiary of Volvo Car Group of Gothenburg, Sweden. VCCL provides marketing, sales, parts, service, technology and training support to the 37 Volvo automobile retailers across Canada. For more information please refer to the Volvo Car Canada media website at: https://www.media.volvocars.com/ca/en-ca

 

About Volvo Car Group

Volvo has been in operation since 1927. Today, Volvo Cars is one of the most well-known and respected car brands in the world with sales of 503,127 in 2015 in about 100 countries. Volvo Cars has been under the ownership of Zhejiang Geely Holding (Geely Holding) of China since 2010. It formed part of the Swedish Volvo Group until 1999, when the company was bought by Ford Motor Company of the US. In 2010, Volvo Cars was acquired by Geely Holding.

 

As of December 2014, Volvo Cars had over 25,000 employees worldwide. Volvo Cars head office, product development, marketing and administration functions are mainly located in Gothenburg, Sweden. Volvo Cars head office for China is located in Shanghai. The company’s main car production plants are located in Gothenburg (Sweden), Ghent (Belgium) and Chengdu (China), while engines are manufactured in Skövde (Sweden) and Zhangjiakou (China) and body components in Olofström (Sweden).

 

 



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    Volvo Car Canada Ltd.
    Phone: +1 905-695-9633
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