ROCKLEIGH, N.J. (July 1, 2010) - Volvo Cars of North America, LLC, (VCNA) reported U.S. sales of 4,995 units, a 29.1 percent decrease from June 2009. Year-to-date sales are down 5.2 percent over the first six months of 2010.
In Canada, Volvo sales were down 20.5 percent in June with a total of 716 vehicles sold. Year-to-date sales are down 0.7 percent in Canada.
Set for introduction later this year, the all-new 2011 S60 sports sedan looks to bolster Volvo's sales in the third and fourth quarters. A major volume contributor for VCNA, the supply of previous-generation S60s has been fully depleted. The all-new S60 goes on sale mid-September with available Pedestrian Detection with Full Auto Brake, dynamic handling characteristics and stunning design with a base price of just $37,700 (excludes $850 destination charges)
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.