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Volvo, taking aim at Lexus, BMW and Audi, packs XC40 with firsts


UPDATED: 9/21/17 3:11 pm ET - updates pricing

Volvo breaks new ground with the XC40, its first model in the fast-growing premium compact crossover segment that will challenge the Lexus NX, BMW X3 and Audi Q3. It's Volvo's first model with inductive charging for mobile phones and the first to offer a car-sharing option.

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Volvo designer achieves rare feat with XC40

With the XC40, Volvo designer Ian Kettle achieved a rare feat. The new SUV's look ...

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Ford to pull plug on Fiesta ST in North America, report says

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Toyota revs up with GR performance line

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