Volvo Car USA reports January sales of 7,110 cars, down 12.8% from 8,151 cars last year because of supply constraints; sales of Recharge EV models up 134% at 1,908 units, accounting for more than a quarter of national sales and 63.5% of California sales

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MAHWAH, New Jersey , February 3, 2022 (press release) –

  • Volvo Recharge (EV and PHEV) models up 134 percent over January 2021
  • Recharge models represented 26.8 percent of total January sales nationwide
  • Volvo Car USA reported overall sales of 7,110 cars in January 2022
  • Volvo Car Americas reported overall sales of 8,808 cars in January

Volvo Car USA reported 7,110 cars sold in January 2022 despite supply constraints, with the brand’s Recharge models closing out the month up 134 percent over the same period last year.

Sales of the company’s Recharge models – cars with a fully electric or plug-in hybrid (PHEV) powertrain – represented more than a quarter of total sales nationwide. In California, Recharge models accounted for a record 63.5 percent of total sales in the state.

Overall, the Volvo Car Americas region reported 8,808 cars sold for the month. Volvo Car Canada saw a year-over-year sales increase of 6.7 percent, while Latin America posted growth of 13.9 percent. A total of 2,769 Recharge models were sold in the Americas region and represented 31.4 percent of total volume.

“Consumer demand for our brand remains strong despite ongoing supply constraints,” said Anders Gustafsson, Senior Vice President, Volvo Car Americas and President and CEO, Volvo Car USA. “I’m particularly pleased to see growing interest in our electric cars and am confident this trend will continue.”

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About Volvo Car USA

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