Volvo Car USA reports nearly 18 percent
sales growth for November 2019
Best November sales in
month of year over year growth for the brand
XC90 continues to lead
in both volume and growth; up 40.9 percent over November 2018
7.2 percent total US
sales growth year to date
Volvo XC90 plug-in hybrid named Mid-Size
Luxury SUV of Texas by Texas Auto Writers Association
SAN ANTONIO, TX (November 21,
2019) – The Volvo XC90 plug-in hybrid electric vehicle has been named Mid-Size
Luxury SUV of Texas by the Texas Auto Writers Association (TAWA), marking the
fifth consecutive year a Volvo SUV has won a category or overall award from the
32 year old media organization.
Volvo wagon holds its value better than
any other car in its class
Volvo Car USA, Uber, and GHSA remind
riders to buckle up on the first ever National Seat Belt Day
Volvo Cars to implement blockchain
traceability of cobalt used in electric car batteries
Volvo Cars will
become the first carmaker to implement global traceability of cobalt used in
its batteries by applying blockchain technology. The announcement follows the
reveal last month of the company’s first fully electric car, the XC40 Recharge.
Volvo Car USA celebrates best October
performance in 15 years
Two generations of Volvo XC90 SUVs have been recognized as solid
pre-owned purchases by CarGurus.com, a leading online automotive marketplace.
The experts at
CarGurus named the 2014-2018 XC90 a Best Used Car in the Luxury Midsize Crossover/SUV
category. The 2014 model year was the last year the original, game-changing
XC90 was made. The current generation XC90 launched in 2015 as part of a bold
plan to remake the entire Volvo product line-up. Both models were named North
American Truck/SUV of the Year.
Volvo Car drivers will now
have help at their fingertips in the minutes following an accident, via their
Accident Advisor is the first mobile, post-accident experience that serves up
emergency services and checklists, guided accident documentation and digital
insurance claims and repair services to keep drivers safe, informed and in
control after a collision.
Volvo Car Group
has signed long-term agreements with leading battery makers CATL and LG Chem to
ensure the multi-billion dollar supply of lithium ion batteries over the coming
decade for next generation Volvo and Polestar models.
Two Volvo cars have been ranked best for ownership cost and
value in a recent analysis by leading car shopping brand IntelliChoice.
The Volvo S60
luxury sedan and XC90 luxury SUV each earned positions as an IntelliChoice 2019
Best Overall Value of the Year (BOVY). IntelliChoice empowers consumers to make
better purchase decisions by providing independent and essential automotive information
and tools including pricing and cost of ownership.
The Volvo XC60
is a 2019 Edmunds Best Family Cars award winner, adding yet another reason for
consumers to consider buying one.
The future of
car development is here: Volvo Cars and Varjo, the Finnish maker of high-end
augmented reality headsets, have created a world-first mixed reality approach
to evaluating prototypes, designs and active safety technologies.
Volvo Cars, a
leader in automotive safety, is teaming up with top Swedish sports and safety
brand POC for a series of world-first crash tests of bike helmets against cars
as part of a groundbreaking new research project that aims to further protect
Volvo Car USA is
expanding the suite of complementary services available to Volvo owners with
“Tow for Life”. This service works alongside the recently launched Volvo Car
Accident Advisor and the Volvo Lifetime Replacement Parts & Labor Warranty.
Volvo Cars reports 12.4 per cent sales
growth in May
posted strong sales in May, with volumes up 12.4 per cent compared with the
same period last year.
Volvo Chassis Code or ID Plate
Some parts require we get your chassis code in order to know what options your car came with.
The chassis code is NOT the VIN#. The Vehicle Identification Number is sometimes called the chassis number but what we need is the chassis number Volvo used to build your Volvo's suspension and steering systems.
How to locate.
The chassis number is on a identification plate which is usually located on the drivers side (left) inner fender well under the hood. This plate will have many numbers and or letters. We need the numbers/letters located in the bottom right side of the ID plate. Normally it is in the second from the bottom, right side cell.
See Illustration below