Great-looking, great to drive new Volvo should be a fine car to own.
Connectivity and interior layout takes priority over how it drives. For some, that'll be perfect
A likeable thing. Go for a higher powertrain and it makes most sense.
Not what Merc should be doing. Focus on engineering, not trying to invent another niche
Not much different to the A-Class, but that's OK. Why mess with a successful formula?