Are you now adding a $995 destination charge to deliver the car to Ktown?

Thank you for your question.  The destination fee for all U.S. Volvo Cars, is $995 and there may also be a “Local Dealer Prep” that applies.  For delivery in Kaiserslautern, there is a $995 destination fee and a $550 “Local Dealer Prep”.  We also offer Swedish Factory delivery on many of our models that would not require a “Local Dealer Prep”.  Please let us know if you have any additional questions. Send us an email at 

Certainly! If you are stationed in Europe, we have a trade in program that makes it simple to trade your present car. Find out more about our “Trade-In Service”!

Your Capitol Motors sales consultant is happy to assist you with selecting your perfect Volvo and preparing the necessary order forms. A nominal deposit is required to order which is applied to the balance of payment. Deposits can be made with bank drafts/International money orders, Visa or Mastercard. Please speak with your Capitol Motors representative for details.

If you are on assignment in Europe and have a trade-in, speak with your sales consultant about our trade-in program.
Assistance with your car loan is one of our specialties. We work with many military credit unions and banks to assist you in securing financing for your car.

Federal – Generally speaking, US Military stationed abroad over 140 days, traveling on PCS orders, depending on their status and diplomats who have taken physical possession of their car prior to departure may claim duty-free entry. However, the final decision lies with the US Customs Authority. If you’re unsure visit the official US Customs Website and navigate to the relevant section.

State/Local Tax – Due to varying tax laws, please contact your state’s DMV for complete information and visit or for more information.

One of the unique features of our Volvo US Military & Diplomat Program is the availability of our Factory Scheduled Maintenance while using your Volvo outside of the USA. The 3-year / 30,000 mile Factory Scheduled Maintenance Program (FSM) will be honored at any authorized Volvo service center in most European and Asian countries with US Forces as well as the United States. Contact your Capitol Motors representative for complete details.

All new US Spec Volvo Military & Diplomat Sales vehicles come with a 4- year/50,000 mile factory warranty with international coverage. This means that you are covered while driving in Europe and when you move back to the states during this period, your warranty will be transferred with you.


With our Volvo Military & Diplomat Sales Program, shipping your car to the USA is easy! When purchasing a new Capitol Motors Volvo, shipping is included from a European port to a Volvo dealer in the USA for up to five (5) years from the first date of service. There are many drop-off points throughout Europe that can arrange transportation* from the drop-off point to the European port.

If you don’t have time to collect your car in Europe, you may also have your Volvo delivered directly to the USA from the factory. Contact your Capitol Motors representative for complete information and model availability.

Yes, all US models meet DOT regulations and meet California emission requirements as well.

With the Volvo Military & Diplomat Sales Program, you can order the specification for your home country or the country where you currently reside. As an example, a US Military member assigned in Germany can order a Volvo with US or European specifications. The US model can be shipped to the USA with no problems.

All US Military, US Department of Defense employees, and Diplomats who are in possession of PCS, TDY or deployment orders that will assign you outside the borders of the United States are eligible to order your new Volvo through our program.


Absolutely! That’s actually how the majority of our clients utilize the program. A special advantage with the Military program is that when you order your car, it is built to your wishes provided the options and packages chosen are offered in the specific country’s model program.

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