Most car buyers love that new car smell— which can cause headaches, nausea and severe allergic reactions. Trust Volvo to employ an eight member panel of sniffers to ensure that their cars are free from overpowering scents. The crack team inhale parts in sterlized jars, which are then heated to simulate summer conditions. The materials are also checked for allergenic dyes, pesticides and heavy metals. A Ford by any other name would still smell so sweet.
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