Volvo Canada is pleased to announce the winners of this year's Volvo GHYRA Regatta Week are Ed and Alison Thompson from the boat Wild Thing Untamed. Volvo dealerships of Oakville and Hamilton signed on as the title sponsor of this year's event, featuring vehicle displays, offering evening shuttle service and sponsoring the inaugural Volvo trophy to be given out to the overall winner of Volvo GHYRA Regatta Week every year. The award was presented by Brad Painter, VP of Marketing for Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. and John Martins, dealer principal at both Volvo of Oakville and Hamilton Volvo.
Sales of Volvo cars equipped with systems for automatic braking have passed the one million mark - confirmation of Volvo Cars' world-leading position within automotive safety.
Volvo Car Group (Volvo Cars) reveals a number of user-friendly safety and support technologies that will be introduced in the all-new Volvo XC90 at the end of 2014.
Volvo Canada is pleased to support this year's Golden Horseshoe Yacht Racing Association's 2013 GHYRA Regatta. Sixty sailboats crewed by over 200 members from several yacht clubs will compete from July 6th to July 11th in western Lake Ontario.
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Volvo Car Group (Volvo Cars) announces it will have an official Volvo Polestar Racing team on the grid in the V8 Supercars Championship in 2014 and race the Volvo S60.
Volvo Car Group is now starting production of the first engine variants in the new, high-efficiency four-cylinder engine family. The development and production take place in-house at Volvo Car Group and form a vital part of the company's strategy for independence.
Volvo Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel Martin as VP of Network Development for Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. Martin will join the ranks of Volvo Canada at the new head office in Richmond Hill commencing May 14th, where he will work to further strengthen the organizational setup in Canada by implementing the network strategy laid out in the upcoming growth plans. He will report directly to Marc Engelen, President & CEO Volvo Cars of Canada Corp.
Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. reported 477 new vehicle sales in April, a 14.9 percent increase over March of 2013 resulting in four straight months of increased sales. Last month also saw the sale of 154 certified pre-owned models through Volvo Canada's industry-leading CPO program, a 37.5 percent increase over March 2013.
A recent Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) study found that among all of the modern technology innovations to help drivers avoid a crash, one system stood out among the rest in preventing collisions and injuries - Volvo's City Safety.