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China: Volvo lures in customers with cigars and crystal


The Swedish automaker, which now belongs to local automaker Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co, is keen on securing a big piece of the booming Chinese luxury market. Heralded by the introduction of the new XC90 SUV, which has its daylight running lights shaped like Thor’s hammer, Volvo aims to move from the safe-but-dull brand image to a safe, glittery, feature-rich, designer-signed ...
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