Thursday, June 4, 2009


The new model from Volvo Car BV, the Volvo 343, marks the company’s entry into the compact market segment.

The US Department of Transportation (through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) buys 24 Volvo 240s. These were used to establish future safety standards against which all new cars on the American market are to be tested.

Volvo presents another world-first in California – the three-way catalytic converter with the Lambda sensor removes up to 90% of noxious exhaust gases.

Volvo in Sweden introduces a new type of warranty, providing Volvo buyers with cover against unexpected service and repair costs for the first three years of the car’s life.

Volvo builds its three-millionth car, a blue Volvo 245.

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