For the year 2021, Volvo Car Malaysia Reported that they have managed to end the year with a strong sales figure with 2,229 units sold last year. This is an increase of 14.3% compared to 2020.
This is the 6th year in a row where Volvo is seeing sales growth. The sale of 2,229 units is also a new record for the highest sales performance since the establishment of Volvo Car Malaysia. Another milestone was the highest sales performance per month on record, with 524 units sold in December 2021 alone. Almost 73 per cent of all new Volvo cars sold in Malaysia were Recharge models.
On a global scale, Volvo Cars sales grew by 5.6 per cent to 698,693 cars in the full year 2021. These results also demonstrated the continued popularity of Volvo Cars’ Recharge line-up of cars with a fully electric or plug-in hybrid powertrain. Sales of Recharge models grew by 63.9 per cent in 2021, compared with 2020. Recharge cars made up 27 per cent of the company’s total sales volume in 2021. Almost 40 per cent of all new Volvo cars sold in December were Recharge models, whereof fully electric cars made up 7.4 per cent.