CHICAGO – Despite recent financial woes, Ford Motor Co. has no plans to fiddle with Volvo Cars product plans over the short term. Anne Belec, who heads the auto maker's North American unit, says plans still are in place for a V-8 edition of the S80 sedan, a convertible with a retractable hardtop and a car to slot in the C-segment below the S40 sedan – all coming in 2006. Volvo S80 will add V-8 next year. Additionally, Volvo is considering the addition of a hybrid to the vehicle ...
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