TORONTO, ON (August 2, 2011) - Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. reported a total of 736 vehicles sold in July, an increase of 3.4 percent. Year-to-date sales are also up 6.8 percent. The XC60 and S60 were among the two top selling carlines in July with 157 and 119 units sold, respectively.
"Volvo Canada has experienced month over month sales increases for the last four months," says Jeff Pugliese, President & CEO, Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. "We are very pleased with the consistent increase in consumer appetite for models like the award-winning XC60 crossover and S60 sport sedan."
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 S40 sedan and the S80 flagship sedan. For customers looking for a vehicle with all-road capability, Volvo offers the versatile XC60, XC70 and XC90. The new-for-2011 S60 sport sedan lineup now includes the T6 AWD and T5 FWD, both offering Pedestrian Detection with Full Auto Brake. The S60 recently joined the 2011 S80, C30, XC60 and XC90 as a Top Safety Pick from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).