Road Test: 2008 Volvo XC70

Volvo's new spacious, versatile vehicle manages to avoid the worst sins of big, truck-bred SUVs

We Americans are a bit reverse-snobbish. We want our Budweiser without its pesky Cesky roots. We like our bullets to be real, not rubber. And when it comes to SUVs, it damn well better look like one, even if it's fundamentally a station wagon that's lapsed from its catholic roots.

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