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Volvo Cars Torslanda, Sweden


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General Plant Manager: Lars Ringberg

The Torslanda Plant was opened in 1964. It is a complete car factory with body, paint and final assembly shop. Number of employees approx. 4.200 (Jan.-01).


Torslanda Plant is today producing the Volvo S80 and the new Volvo V70. The S80 production started in spring -98 and is supplying all markets worldwide. Production of the new V70 started last quarter -99.


Awards and certificates

  • ISO 9002 Quality Certificate 1995
  • ISO 14001 Environmental Certificate 1998
  • JD Power Third best Car manufacturer in Europe 1995
  • JD Power Third best Car manufacturer in Europe 1996
  • JD Power Second best Car manufacturer in Europe 1997
  • Leadership and Learning Company of the year (Sweden) 2000

Postal address:

Volvo Car Corporation,


405 31 Göteborg

Tel. +46-31-59 00 00

Visiting address:

Volvo Car Corporation,


TK Gate

Tel. +46-31-59 00 00

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