Volvo Cars is studying the possible addition of new lower-end and upper-end passenger cars. Volvo XC90 The auto maker also is considering expanding its SUV range in the coming years as it lays out plans for sales growth in the U.S. market. Volvo saw its U.S. sales plummet in 2002, down 12% in the calendar year, to 110,670 units from 125,710 units in 2001. The decline was the result of a lack of new models and limited availability of the new XC90 SUV, officials say. ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Volvo Sees Expansion in Upper and Lower Vehicles" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.