ROCKLEIGH, N.J. (June 2, 2010) - Volvo Cars of North America, LLC, (VCNA) reported U.S. sales of 4,659 units, a 16.5 percent decrease from May 2009. Year-to-date sales are up 2.2 percent over the first five months of 2010.
In Canada, Volvo sales were down 16.9 percent in May with a total of 642 vehicles sold. Year-to-date sales are up 6.3 percent in Canada.
Continuing to contribute to Volvo's sales success is the Volvo Safe + Secure Coverage Plan. A complimentary coverage program, the Safe + Secure Coverage Plan wraps a comprehensive list of benefits into one package. Volvo has combined additional time and mileage limits on warranty repairs and roadside assistance coverage, and has increased wear-item and factory scheduled maintenance coverage. Specifically, it provides:
· 5 years/60,000 miles of New Car Warranty
· 5 years/60,000 miles of Complimentary Factory Scheduled Maintenance
· 5 years/60,000 miles of Wear and Tear Coverage
· 5 years/Unlimited miles of Volvo On Call Roadside Assistance.
The Volvo Safe + Secure Coverage Plan provides best-in-class coverage, provides the lowest cost of luxury ownership (according to IntelliChoice) and has been a major contributor to Volvo's recent sales success. It has been extended through June 2010 and is available on all new vehicles in stock.
Volvo Cars of North America, LLC, ( www.volvocars.com/us ) is a subsidiary of Volvo Car Corporation of Gothenburg, Sweden. VCNA provides marketing, sales, parts, service, technology and training support to Volvo automobile retailers in the United States, and oversees Volvo operations in Canada.