The second quarter of 2011 shows an operating EBIT* of 600 MSEK, an improvement of 170 MSEK compared to prior year."We are gradually returning to sustainable profitability although we have more work to do before we reach our objectives. A good sales increase is evident in many markets as we are working to revitalize the Volvo brand to attract more customers", says Stefan Jacoby, President and CEO, Volvo Car Corporation.
Bénéficiant du même moteur turbocompressé à 6 cylindres en lignes de 3,0 litres qui équipe la S60 T6 AWD, la S60 R-Design est le véhicule idéal pour ceux qui souhaitent découvrir des sensations de conduite inédites.
Thomas Broberg and Erik Coelingh from Volvo Car Corporation have received an award from the NHTSA, the American traffic safety administration, for significant contributions to automotive safety. "It shows that the safety work we do at Volvo Car Corporation is appreciated. We're really proud of that," say Thomas Broberg and Erik Coelingh.
Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. is pleased to announce that the Volvo S60 was chosen as 2011 International Sedan of the Year at the New York International Auto Show by the International Car of the Year (ICOTY) jury.
The 2012 Volvo S60 R-Design sport sedan and XC60 R-Design crossover will get significant horsepower and torque increases when they go on sale late this summer, the company announced today at the New York International Auto Show.
Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. has added CarProof vehicle history reports to its Certified Pre-Owned Program. Before a vehicle can be considered Certified under the Volvo CPO Program, a 130+ point inspection is used to ensure that the vehicle meets detailed eligibility requirements as outlined by Volvo Cars of Canada Corp.
Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. today announced the all-new S60 sports sedan has received yet another prestigious industry award - this time being named to Ward's 10 Best Interiors list. The S60 is also fresh-off-the-heels of taking home a Ward's 10 Best Engines award for its 300-hp T6 engine.
The Volvo XC70 and S80 are now being upgraded with a number of features that further emphasize the company's focus on cars designed around the needs and wishes of people in modern society. The new features include the latest user-friendly Volvo Sensus infotainment system and enhanced technology that make driving even safer and more comfortable.
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has awarded the 2011-12 Volvo S60 the prestigious Top Safety Pick for good performance for front, side, rollover, and rear crash protection.
Volvo Car Corporation's aggressive product plan for the future creates a need to recruit up to 1,200 people within the next 12 months, mainly in Research and Development."We need to expand our operations to enable development of the highly competitive and fuel efficient products and technologies which are part of our growth plan", says Stefan Jacoby, President and CEO of Volvo Car Corporation.