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First Times Drive: Volvo's V60 wagon packs fewer groceries, more fun
First Times Drive: Volvo's V60 wagon packs fewer groceries, more fun

Consider Volvo’s 2015 V60 station wagon penance for all the boxy cars the company threw at us in the 1980s and '90s. No longer refrigerator-shaped, the style of this all-new car leaves its forefathers in the dust. The sleek silhouette puts form ahead of function to create a wagon just as good for a play date as it is on a real date. But pack light. The V60 can’t haul like old Volvo wagons used to. Volvo -- a brand that’s Swedish by heritage but Chinese by ownership -- also fitted the car with a new, more efficient engine and transmission. The V60 manages to pack in the European panache of rival wagons like the BMW 328i or Audi Allroad, and for less money, starting...

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