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Volvo Cars Hits Best November Ever

…up 37 percent; records thirteenth month-over-month increase Irvine, CA (December 2, 2003) – Volvo Cars of North America, LLC (VCNA) continues its drive toward a record year reporting strong sales for all large platform cars, ending November with a sales increase of 36.9 percent over the same period in 2002. This is the thirteenth month […]

Ten Tips For a Fun Holiday Family Road Trip

Irv Gordon, owner of the record-breaking 1966 Volvo P1800, suggests making the journey as enjoyable as the destination EAST PATCHOGUE, NEW YORK (Nov. 25, 2003) — Taking a long road trip to visit family and friends this holiday season – but dreading the hours behind the wheel? Take some advice from Irv Gordon, the only […]

Female Team Designing Volvo’s Next Concept Car

19 November 2003 Volvo?s next concept car ? Your Concept Car (?YCC?) ? has already won its first award ahead of its world debut in 2004. The unique project is being undertaken by a team of female engineers, designers and project managers to accommodate the differing priorities, sizes and strength of both men and women, […]

Volvo Ocean Race 2005-6 Will Start in Vigo, Galicia

– Telef?nica announced as major sponsor of Spanish entry. – Large interest among potential syndicates for the next raceThe city of Vigo, located in Galicia in western Spain, has been named as the start port of the Volvo Ocean Race 2005-6.A year ago this region was ravaged by Europe’s worst oil disaster, now it will […]

Volvo Takes Safety To The Next Level

…’Drive For Life – Owner Experience’ A Thrilling Drive Program Designed To Improve Awareness MIAMI, FL (November 7, 2003) – Volvo Cars of North America, LLC (VCNA) announced today the launch of the “Drive for Life – Owner Experience,” an innovative new approach to improving driver behavior through the use of an exciting and interactive […]

Volvo Award for Environmental Journalism 2003

Freelance journalist Paul Williams of Ottawa has been awarded the fifth annual Volvo Award for Environmental Journalism. The 2003 award, for a three-part series written about living with a hybrid car, was presented as part of the annual Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) awards night on October 30. Williams’ feature about driving a Honda […]

Evil Twin Volvo S60Rs Debut at the 2003 SEMA Show

Irvine, CA (November 4, 2003) – Following hot on the heels of the launch of the Volvo S60 R sport sedan and V70 R sport wagon, Volvo Cars of North America, LLC (VCNA) is debuting two highly modified S60 Rs at the 2003 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, November 4-7. […]

Volvo Cars Exceeds 2002 Total in First Ten Months

…records twelfth month of increased sales Irvine, CA (November 3, 2003) – Volvo Cars of North America, LLC. (VCNA) reports that its best October on record drives sales total past the total for all of 2002. With 10,887 units sold, Volvo records its twelfth consecutive month-over-month increase. For October, Volvo sales were 29 percent over […]

2005 XC90 (UK)

THE 2005 XC90 20 October 2003The award-winning Volvo XC90 remains extremely popular and desirable, with production of 2004 model year XC90s already sold out, and some owners offering new and used models for sale at a premium. As waiting lists now reach into next year, Volvo is releasing details for orders of the 2005 model […]

A New Volvo Every Three Years for Life

Montana Man Picks Up Prize After Celebrities Name Him Top Hero in First Volvo for Life Awards Nominations for second annual Volvo for Life Awards now accepted at [link=][/link]BILLINGS, Mont. (Oct. 8, 2003) – Robert Young, 42, of Bozeman, Mont., walked into Underriner Motors yesterday and drove out with a free Volvo car. Every three […]