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does anyone know the history of the volvo symbol? why is it the symbol for male?<P>-drew<P>
 

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<BLOCKQUOTE><font size="1" face="Verdana, Arial">quote:</font><HR>Taken from Tractor Pulling Center:<BR><B>...Volvo is Latin and means "I roll". The Volvo circle-and-arrow trademark was created to represent strength, taking its graphic shape from the traditional chemical symbol for iron ore.<P>Combined with the name, the Volvo graphic identity is "rolling strength" -- an expression of its approach to building cars.<BR></B><HR></BLOCKQUOTE><P><P>
 

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What's that load of BS? It's the "male" symbol. Just ask Austin Powers <IMG SRC="http://www.swedespeed.com/ubb/tongue.gif"><P>
 
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