ROCKLEIGH, NJ (July 1, 2020) Volvo Car USA achieved its best June sales result since 2006 with 10,385 cars sold in June 2020. The result represents a 4.5 percent increase over June 2019 and underpins the strength of the brand and its commercial operations.
"Once more I have to give kudos to the various Volvo teams that have worked relentlessly during these challenging times, especially those in our retailer network who are working every day to ensure our stores are clean and safe for our customers," said Anders Gustafsson, President and CEO of Volvo Car USA. "As customers return to the showroom, it is more important than ever that our people are not only focused on helping our customers and knowledgeable about our products, but also dedicated to following health and safety protocols set by local governments – our June results show that we are working in the right direction.”
Representing 83 percent of Volvo’s total sales in June, the ‘XC’ family of SUVs continues to show strength across the brand’s portfolio of products. The XC40 compact luxury SUV achieved its best sales month since its launch, up 61 percent against June 2019 and surpassing last month’s record sales by 10 units. The XC60 mid-size luxury SUV also showed signs of strength up 2.1 percent over June 2019.
Overall, year-to-date the brand is down just 13.7 percent as sales continue to improve.