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Volvo Announces December Sales


ROCKLEIGH, N.J. (Jan. 4, 2011) - Volvo Cars of North America, LLC, (VCNA) reported U.S. sales of 4,756 units, a 15.6 percent decrease from December 2009.  For the year, U.S. sales are down 12.2 percent with a total of 53,948 units sold.


In Canada, Volvo sales were down 28.3 percent in December with a total of 448 vehicles sold.  Year-to-date sales are up 0.1 percent in Canada.


This year, the XC60 was the strongest seller in both countries, with the U.S. posting 12,030 units, a 29.9 percent increase from 2009, and Canada selling 1,540 units, a 27.2 percent increase year-over-year. The XC70 in the U.S. also saw an increase of 13.8 percent over 2009 with 6,626 units sold (versus 5,825). In Canada, the S80 and C30 finished the year with sales gains, the S80 posting a 44.4 percent increase, while the C30 saw a 55.2 percent increase.


New Volvo buyers benefit from Volvo's Safe + Secure Coverage Plan.  A complimentary program, Safe + Secure wraps a comprehensive list of benefits into one package.  Volvo has combined additional time and mileage limits on warranty repairs and roadside assistance coverage, and has increased wear-item and factory scheduled maintenance coverage. Specifically, it provides:


  • 5 years/60,000 miles of New Car Warranty
  • 5 years/60,000 miles of Complimentary Factory Scheduled Maintenance
  • 5 years/60,000 miles of Wear and Tear Coverage
  • 5 years/Unlimited miles of Volvo On Call Roadside Assistance.


Volvo Cars of North America, LLC, ( is a subsidiary of Volvo Car Corporation of Gothenburg, Sweden.  VCNA provides marketing, sales, parts, service, technology and training support to Volvo automobile retailers in the United States, and oversees Volvo operations in Canada.


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Contact: Laura DiStefano 201-767-4834 

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