LONDON, ON, April 19 /CNW/ - Volvo has added CarProof vehicle history
reports to Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. Certified Pre-Owned Program.
Before a vehicle can be considered Certified under the Volvo CPO
Program, a 130+ point inspection is used to ensure that the vehicle
meets detailed eligibility requirements as outlined by Volvo Cars of
On April 1, CarProof reports became a part of Volvo Cars of Canada
Corp's extensive inspection process helping to uncover detailed vehicle
history information that might otherwise remain unknown. CarProof adds
additional credibility to an already thorough and comprehensive
mechanical and cosmetic evaluation.
"CarProof is pleased to be recognized as a key ingredient in the Volvo
CPO Program and we look forward to working alongside Volvo Cars of
Canada Corp. and its many reputable retailers," stated Marty Meadows,
CarProof Vice-President of Strategic Accounts and Business Development.
"Not only is CarProof a value-add in the certified arena, our reports
provide transparency to the remarketing process for all used vehicle
transactions. We look forward to building on our relationships with our
current Volvo dealers and forging out new ones with those we have not
had the pleasure to work with previously, providing unsurpassed dealer
Ian Joyce, VP of Sales, Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. says, "Volvo Cars of
Canada is committed to providing an exceptional ownership experience
for all Volvo owners, and our new CPO program provides our Certified
Pre-Owned owners with vehicles that pass a rigorous inspection and
reconditioning regiment that includes a CarProof report for each
Certified Pre-Owned Volvo. Volvo's newly structured inspection and
certification process is complemented by a 6 year/160k km warranty and
roadside assistance. The Certified Comprehensive Inspection Report
combined with a CarProof report further establishes peace-of-mind and
provides the end consumer with greater confidence in the purchase, in
the dealership and in the Volvo brand."
CarProof, a London, Ontario company, was started in 2000 to provide the
most comprehensive, accurate and timely used vehicle history reports
available in Canada. In addition to being the Official Report of the
OADA-TADA New Car Dealers of Ontario, CarProof is used by the
governments of Alberta and PEI as part of their provincial registry,
endorsed by the Motor Vehicle Sales Authority of British Columbia and
the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia and by the major motor
vehicle manufacturers in Canada. CarProof is also the sole supplier of
vehicle history reports to both Manheim Canada and ADESA Canada
auctions for all of their U.S. import vehicle and arbitrations. For
more information about CarProof, visit www.carproof.com.
About Volvo Cars of Canada Corp.
Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. is part of the Volvo Car Corporation of
Göteborg, Sweden. The company provides marketing, sales, parts,
service, technology and training support to the 41 Volvo automobile
retailers across the country. The company's product range includes the
stylish and sporty C30, the elegant C70 hardtop convertible, the S40
sedan and the S80 flagship sedan. For customers looking for a vehicle
with all-road capability, Volvo offers the versatile XC60, XC70 and
XC90. Volvo Canada has also recently expanded its line-up to include
the new-for-2011 S60 sport sedan with optional Pedestrian Detection
with Full Auto Brake.
SOURCE CarProof Vehicle History Reports
For further information:
CarProof Vehicle History Reports
VP Marketing and Communications
VOLVO Cars of Canada Corp.
National Fleet Sales, CPO & Remarketing Manager
416.493.3700 ext 5208