DETROIT – Renault SA is not in talks with Ford Motor Co. about a possible acquisition of Volvo Car, says Renault Chairman and CEO Louis Schweitzer. But bigger investment in Russia is a possibility, the auto maker’s top executive tells Ward’s in an interview here. Schweitzer: Rumors didn’t start with Renault. Rumors that Renault and Ford were in talks over Volvo ownership have been circulating for months and hit a new crescendo at the Bologna, Italy, auto show in December. (see ...

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