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Can Volvo play small ball?

UPDATED: 5/29/16 12:50 pm ET - corrected

Volvo's first entry into the compact crossover segment, the XC40 arriving late next year, is meant to capitalize on the market's seeming unquenchable thirst for these vehicles. It will be a key element in the China-owned Swedish brand's push to expand U.S. sales.

Bill Ford's connections with Flex-N-Gate owner help land Detroit plant
UPDATED: 5/27/16 4:03 pm ET

Two auto industry executives with ties to NFL football franchises -- Bill Ford of the Detroit Lions and Shahid Khan of the Jacksonville Jaguars --

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