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.
Focus on elegant, sophisticated design and attention to detail. Fuel consumption down to class-leading 4.1 L/100 km in the Volvo S80. New, intuitive Sensus Connected Touch system. Enhanced IntelliSafe systems. Active High Beam Control for more relaxed driving at night.
During 2012 - a year of economic recession in global markets and great challenges for the car industry - Volvo Car Group (Volvo Cars) took several strategic steps which will be of high significance to ensure the future success of the company.