Care by Volvo is the manufacturers own version of a Car Subscription service, allowing customers to access pre-built cars or build their own all on long-term subscriptions.
Subscriptions carry on month-to-month until 3-months notice is given but the benefit to the Volvo service is that you will get full access to the Volvo range of cars, Volvo on Call is included as well as servicing through Volvo Dealerships.
Ordering can be done online via their website, by choosing a car, mileage package and then continuing to the application form.
Volvo carry out checks on your ID and carry out an assessment of your credit.
Delivery is slow and can take 1 month for in-stock vehicles and 2-3 months for perosnalised vehicles.
Maintenance, tac, warranty, breakdown cover and insurance is included.
Volvo don’t currently charge a refundable deposit as security, but they do ask for their first months rental in advance.
Insurance policies come with a min. £150 excess and the insurance costs are calculated based on the vehicle and the drivers age.
The Care by Volvo Car Subscription service only offers vehicles from the Volvo Car Range but include:
You are required to give 3-months notice to terminate your Care by Volvo Car Subscription.
Volvo is a strong brand and their car subscription service is a great offering, long wait times might push you to use other similar car subscription companies. Plus the 3-month notice period is pretty harsh as things in life can change quite quickly.
Whilst the company states that their are no hidden charges, reviews show that their return standards are quite high with one customer stating that they had been charged £750 for a damaged alloy wheel.
Care by Volvo have the following social media channels:
The Care by Volvo subscription is a great option for those customers who don’t mind the long delivery times and a 3-month notice period. Mileage packages start at 500 miles per month, when you increase the mileage allowance, other car subscription companies can work out much cheaper.
But Volvo as a brand has a fantastic reputation in the automotive industry.