RICHMOND HILL, ON (Thursday, January 5, 2023) – Volvo Car Canada Ltd. is pleased to report its sales results for 2022: a total of 10,289 vehicles were retailed throughout the year, down 7 percent compared with the previous year. This result was supported by December sales, in which 801 vehicles were retailed, for an increase of 7 percent when compared to December of 2021.
Led by the volume driving XC40 Recharge, demand for Volvo’s exciting lineup of plug-in hybrid and pure electric SUVs remained strong in December, with electrified powertrains accounting for a record 35 percent of all new vehicle sales for the brand in Canada.
Volvo Car Canada’s pre-owned division, Certified by Volvo, retailed a total of 244 units for the month, up 3.8 percent compared with the same month last year.
“I am proud of the results the Volvo Car Canada team has achieved in what was a tumultuous year for our industry. Ending the year on a high note gives us the momentum we need as we accelerate into electrification. Interest remains strong for our upcoming Recharge vehicles, and we look forward to working with our partners to deliver on our electric ambitions.” 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
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