Volvo Car UK has appointed former VW Group national network development manager Mark Cox as national sales manager, with immediate effect.
Endeavour Automotive has expanded into Berkshire with the acquisition of three Volvo dealerships in High Wycombe, Maidenhead and Slough from HSF Group.
Volvo car dealers will be called upon to resolve potential faults affecting over 30,000 vehicles after the Swedish brand issued a global recall for 219,000 cars amid fuel leak fears.
Geely’s Lynk & Co brand has claimed the title of the ‘world’s fastest growing car manufacturer’ after 120,414 sales in its parents company’s home market in its first year on sale.
Volvo Cars achieved record global sales success in 2018, with over 600,000 vehicles sold for the first time in its history.
Arnold Clark is set to begin the development of a new Volvo Car UK dealership in Aberdeen.
Volvo is expanding its V60 range with the addition of a Cross Country model.
Waylands Automotive has added a third Volvo Car UK dealership to its growing franchised operation with the acquisition of Volvo Cars Swindon.
Volvo has introduced a new Polestar-developed software upgrade, available through dealerships, that pushes more power to the rear wheels of all-wheel drive (AWD) models.
Volvo Car UK has promoted Matt Galvin to the position of sales director from his previous position as head of retail sales.
The new Volvo XC40 and Ford Focus have each achieved the maximum five-star Euro NCAP safety rating in testing for Euro NCAP in July.
Volvo’s new S60 will go on sale in the UK next year and it will be offered through the Swedish brand’s new subscription service.
Volvo is launching new “driver focused” Polestar Engineered versions of its S60, V60 and XC60 T8 Twin Engine plug-in hybrid cars.
Volvo has announced a new ambition to become a leading player in the global automotive business by the middle of the next decade.
Volvo has confirmed it will expand production of the XC40 to meet unexpected demand for its recently-released compact SUV.
TMS Group has begun a multi-million pound transformation of its Coventry Volvo dealership following “significant investment”.
Volvo Car UK has teamed up with online retail specialist Amazon in a bid to drive convenient access to its vehicles with a ‘Prime Now test drives’ initiative.
Volvo has confirmed full pricing and specification data for the new V60, which is available to order now.
Volvo has homologated its entire model range under the new Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicle Test Procedure (WLTP) for car fuel consumption and emissions.
Volvo has cited the mounting complication and costs of emissions regulation standards for a decision to ditch diesel form all future products as it moves towards an EV future.
Automotive Management Live: Where franchised and independent dealers will find everything they need to know about operating a modern showroom and service and repair facility fit for the digital age.
When: November 12 2020
Where: Birmingham NEC
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