SAN FRANCISCO – With 3,000 orders for the new XC90 cross/utility vehicle booked before pricing was announced, Volvo Car Corp. is assured of selling half its target for the U.S. market this year even before dealers receive their first units. The 7-seat XC90, which goes on sale in early November, is Volvo's largest vehicle ever, with the most-expensive marketing launch in the auto maker’s history. Prices begin at $33,350 for the 2-wheel-drive version that won't be available until first ...

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