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Volvo announces March sales, fifth consecutive month of growth



Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. today announced vehicle sales reached 604 units in March, a 23 percent increase over the same month in 2009.


A total of 1,411 vehicles have been sold during the first three months of 2010, representing an increase of 23.8 percent over the same period in 2009.


"Volvo retailers saw continued growing interest in a number of our vehicles last month," said Jeff Pugliese, President and CEO of Volvo Cars of Canada.  "Strong sales by the XC90, XC70, XC60 and C30 helped propel the Volvo brand to its fifth consecutive month of year-over-year sales growth. The second quarter has traditionally been the most active period for new vehicle sales in Canada, and we're looking to capitalize on the brand's gathering momentum and growing interest in the all-new S60 to continue the strong sales performance for the remainder of the year."


Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. is part of the Volvo Car Corporation of Göteborg, Sweden.  The company provides marketing, sales, parts, service, technology and training support to the 41 Volvo automobile retailers across the country.  The company's product range includes the stylish and sporty C30, the elegant C70 hardtop convertible, the compact S40 sedan, the S60 sport sedan, the S80 flagship sedan and the versatile V50 and V70 wagon. For customers looking for a Volvo vehicle with all-road capability, the company offers the versatile XC70 and XC90. Volvo Canada is also expanding its line-up with the introduction of the new XC60, a crossover with the award-winning City Safety system on the standard equipment list.

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