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.
Volvo Canada announces the availability of a Special Edition C70 hardtop convertible just in time for spring. Exclusive to the Canadian market, the limited production convertible is available with attractive features like BLIS (Blindspot Information System), 18" Midir diamond-cut alloy rims, retractable side view mirrors and an integrated wind blocker at no extra cost.
Developed from 17 years of motorsport experience, and sharing DNA with the 508bhp Volvo S60 Polestar Concept Car, the first road car from Polestar to be put into production is here - the Volvo S60 Polestar.
Every year is a safety year at Volvo Cars. The company is working towards the vision that by 2020, nobody should be killed or seriously injured in a new Volvo - and data from independent rating institutes all over the world emphasise and reinforce this life-saving philosophy. The most recent results are a Top Safety Pick+ for both the Volvo S60 and XC60 in the United States and an outstanding Best in Class ranking for the all-new Volvo V40 in the Euro NCAP summary for 2012.
The 2013 Volvo XC60 earned a TOP SAFETY PICK+ in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's (IIHS) new small overlap frontal crash test, currently making it the first and only midsize luxury SUV to achieve such results.
New design focusing on quality and attention to detail. New, more comfortable sport seats. Sensus Connected Touch system with unique online possibilities. Permanent high beam with groundbreaking technology.