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Care by Volvo Insurances Services

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Tailor-made insurance program for Volvo owners


Irvine, CA (August 12, 2003) - Volvo Cars of North America, LLC continues to build life-long relationships with Volvo owners by now offering an insurance program developed specifically for Volvo customers through the Care by Volvo Insurance Services program.


The program replaces the previous Volvo Value Insurance Program with enhancements that include a multi-carrier platform providing customers up to three insurance quotes. The carriers participating include Allmerica Financial, Esurance, Fireman's Fund Insurance Companies (insert registered mark "R" superscript), The Hartford, Infinity Insurance Companies, Travelers Property Casualty, and Unitrin Direct.


Volvo Cars offers the program through its related affiliate, American Road Services Company, a licensed insurance agency. , The program has been launched in 30 states covering approximately 87 percent of Volvo's customer base. Nation-wide coverage is expected in 2004.


Care by Volvo is currently offered in AL, AZ, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, IA, IL IN KY, LA, MD, ME, MO, MN, NC, NH, NY, OH, OK OR, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, WA, WI. The program provides preferred rates and premium coverage to Volvo owners.


There will be a fully functional internet site launched during the 4th quarter of 2003, which will give customers the opportunity to receive quotes and apply for insurance entirely online. In addition to auto coverage, Volvo customers can receive quotes for home, boat and umbrella coverage.


Volvo Cars of North America, LLC, is part of Volvo Cars Corporation of Gothenburg, Sweden. The company provides marketing, parts, sales, service, technology and training support to Volvo automobile retailers in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico.


The 2003/2004 Volvo automobile line includes the award-winning XC90, the sporty S60 sedan - including the award-winning performance sedan - S60 R, the flagship S80 luxury sedan, versatile V70 wagon and rugged XC70 (Cross Country), the C70 convertible, and the compact S40 and V40 models.


James Hope


Sales Volumes, Special Interests
Descriptions and facts in this press material relate to Volvo Cars' international car range. Described features might be optional. Vehicle specifications may vary from one country to another and may be altered without prior notification.