Sales up 10.2 percent over September 2019
10,274 cars sold in September 2020
Fourth consecutive month of year-over-year growth
Year-to-date sales improve 2.1 percent, down now just 4.9 percent
11.1 percent growth year-over-over in the third quarter of 2020
ROCKLEIGH, NJ (October 1, 2020) Volvo Car USA maintained its upward sales trend announcing today its fourth consecutive month of year-over-year growth. Retailing 10,274 cars in September 2020, the strong result represents 10.2 percent growth over the same period last year and marks the best September result for the brand since 2004.
“These results are a testament to our entire product range and our retail network,” said Anders Gustafsson, President and CEO of Volvo Car USA. “Customers believe in our brand and our products and trust that we’ll provide a safe and convenient buying experience.”
The XC40 premium compact SUV continued to preform strongly, up 18 percent year-to-date contributing to the continued strength of the XC line of Volvo SUVs. Together the ‘XC’ line contributed to 70 percent of the brand’s overall sales volume for the month of September.
Closing out the third quarter of 2020, the Volvo brand has achieved double digit growth, up 11.1 percent year-over-year for the quarter, and is now down just 4.9 percent year-to-date.
About Volvo Car USA
Volvo Car USA LLC, (www.volvocars.com/us) is a subsidiary of Volvo Car Group of Gothenburg, Sweden. VCUSA provides marketing, sales, parts, service, technology and training support to Volvo automobile retailers in the United States. For more information please refer to the VCUSA media website at: http://www.media.volvocars.com/us.
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