RICHMOND HILL, ON (Friday, September 2, 2022) – Volvo Car Canada Ltd. reports sales of 805 vehicles for the month of August, a decrease of 27 percent when compared to the same month last year. Year-to-date, the company has sold a total of 6,853 vehicles in Canada, representing a decrease of 6.7 percent when compared to the same time last year.
Amidst persistent industry supply challenges, demand for Volvo’s exciting lineup of plug-in hybrid and pure electric vehicles remained strong, with the company’s Recharge models accounting for 28% of sales Year-to-Date.
Volvo Car Canada’s pre-owned division, Certified by Volvo, retailed a total of 323 units for the month, representing a 19% increase when compared to August of last year.
“Demand for our product remains robust amongst a challenging industry-wide inventory situation,” said Matt Girgis, managing director, Volvo Car Canada Ltd.
About Volvo Car Canada Ltd.
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 38 Volvo automobile retailers across Canada. For more information please refer to the Volvo Cars Canada media website at: www.media.volvocars.com/ca/en-ca