While Volvo may have given up finishing motorcars in teal leather, their quest for safety has evidently become stronger and more exciting. The designer cited the elegant lines and rippling muscles of the new and improved XC70 as an example of this continued move away from the staid image and iron duke slowness of older Volvos. The Swedes also continue to install free will into these machines, which may in fact conflict with the safety built into the DNA of every Volvo. The comfort level has also been elevated.
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