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<B>Source:</B><BR><I>Mark Rechtin <BR>Automotive News Europe</I><P><B><A HREF="http://www.autonewseurope.com/stories1008/fordlux1008.htm" TARGET=_blank>Ford's Luxury Brands Start to Overlap</A></B><P> <BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR><BR>At the Frankfurt auto show, the chief executives of Premier brands Land Rover, Jaguar, Aston Martin Lagonda, and Volvo Car Corp. outlined future product offerings. They include: <P>A Volvo car-based sport-utility. <P>A Volvo sports coupe smaller than the C70, while keeping the C70 cabriolet. <P>A Volvo small car based on the Ford <P>Jaguar sedans with diesel engines. <P>A Jaguar station wagon called a "shooting break".<P>Land Rovers with independent suspensions, rather than traditional solid axles <P>A small, less expensive Aston Martin sports car that does not share a platform or majorcomponents with Jaguar.<BR><HR></BLOCKQUOTE><BR>-Drew<P>
 

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Sorry to be picky, but your reference to Shooting Break should be Shooting Brake - an old British term for station wagon.
 

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Prepo,<P>You are correct, the person who wrote that article spelled 'Brake' wrong. <IMG SRC="http://www.swedespeed.com/ubb/smile.gif"><P>-Drew
 

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the biggining of the end for Volvo.<P>As an American, I can tell you, that we build profitable cars better than anyone, but we don't build better cars.<P>Its a choice and nothing more, GM and Ford prefer to make lots of money, which is fine....I believe in the market.<BR>
 
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