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May 2016: Volvo Car USA, LLC

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Volvo Posts Eleven Months of Consecutive Double Digit Sales Growth

 
ROCKLEIGH, N.J. (June 1, 2016) - Volvo Car USA, LLC, (VCUSA) reported U.S. sales of 5,536 vehicles, a 10.2 percent increase versus May 2015. Year-to-date sales are up 20 percent versus 2015.
 
Sales for the month of May were led by the award-winning XC90 luxury SUV with 2,467 vehicles sold.
 
“With 10 percent growth for May while the overall industry is down, and now eleven months of double digit sales growth, it is a true testament to the transformation of Volvo in the US,” said Lex Kerssemakers, President and CEO, Volvo Car USA.
 
Volvo is implementing a sweeping $11 billion transformation plan that has involved the development of its own modular vehicle architecture, a new engine range, global manufacturing capability, a completely renewed product range and world leading developments in safety, autonomous driving and connectivity.
 
Models May 2016 May 2015 % Year To Date 2016 Year To Date 2015 %
S60 873 1,507 -42.1 % 4,220 7,352 -42.6 %
S60 CC 42 0 100.0 % 251 0 100.0 %
S80 51 147 -65.3 % 244 640 -61.9 %
V60 199 241 -17.4 % 1,139 1,862 -38.8 %
V60 CC 144 293 -50.9 % 691 929 -25.6 %
XC60 1,345 1,707 -21.2 % 6,447 9,461 -31.9 %
XC70 415 387 7.2 % 1,751 2,022 -13.4 %
XC90 0 0 - - 112 -
All-New XC90 2,467 741 232.9 % 13,323 996 1,237.7 %
C70 0 0 - - 7 -

 

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