LAS VEGAS – Volvo Cars launches its first two performance vehicles in the hopes the clamor for “R” cars will justify expanding a performance image across the Swedish auto maker’s lineup. Volvo’s V70 R performance wagon is a halo vehicle. It all starts with the S60 R sedan and V70 R wagon, both delivering 300 hp and 295 lb.-ft. (400 Nm) of torque and featuring an innovative chassis system for three distinct driving experiences from a single car. Production of the R series began ...

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