Volvo XC60 2016 Interior, Specs

The Volvo XC60 2016 is an award-winning SUV that integrates the aggressive exterior design, superior comfort and enhanced dynamic performance, and it’s highly versatile and can efficiently handle the most demanding drivers and conditions. The Volvo XC60 2016 competes in a tough and crowded market and with other luxurious utilities such as the BMW X3 and the AUDI Q5. This Volvo model is suitable for users with the prevalence of a sports utility and at the same time luxury features.

Volvo XC60 2016 front view

Volvo XC60 2016 – Exterior and Interior

The Swedish company redesigned the Volvo XC60 2016 and provided the compact SUV with improved aerodynamics. Lighter material use when making this sports wagon reduces the car weight, and this translates to a better efficiency. The front grill is redesigned and framed with chrome garnish. Large headlights equipped enhance a better driving experience during the night; available are also LED daytime running lights. The front bumper is integrated with air circulation vents and fog lights. The body contains five-door, and the available exterior colors are; Black Stone, Osmium Grey Metallic, Seashell Metallic, Ice White, Flamenco Red Metallic, Bright Silver Metallic, Rich Java Metallic, Magic Blue Metallic, Crystal White Pearl, Onyx Black Metallic and the Seville Grey Metallic. Above the windows are the roof spoilers, there are two exhaust pipes each located on the far end of the rear part, and 20-inches alloy wheels are available for this model. The exterior measurements are as follows; width of 74.4-inches, the height of 67.4-inches and length of 182.8-inches. The ground clearance and wheelbase are 9.1-inches and 109.2-inches respectively.

From the Inside, the Volvo XC60 2016 provides space for five passengers yet still providing a larger cargo space. The seats are leather wrapped, heated and are adjusted through electronic keys for the comfortable driving experience. Optional decorative details may be made of carbon, wood or aluminum depending on the prevalence of the user. Additional features include;7-inch touch screen, satellite navigation, Internet connection, hands-free calling, Bluetooth connectivity. Automatic air conditioner enables the users to adjust the internal temperatures to their prevalence tuning. Safety features installed include; Parking sensors, stability control, traction control, ABS and Airbags. A unique safety feature of the XC60 is the “Intellisafe” a safety innovation designed to prepare the user and the vehicle for unexpected situations such as sudden stop of the car ahead of the user or a cyclist zipping past.

Volvo XC60 2016 interior

Volvo XC60 2016 – Engine and Performance

Two engine options are available for the Volvo XC60 2016; the first engine being 3.0 L supercharged engine that generates a maximum power output of 300 horsepower and a torque of 295 lb-ft. The second engine option is a 2.0 L engine with lesser power than the first option. This engine option generates a maximum power output of 249 horsepower and a torque of 249 lb-ft. The engines are paired to an 8-speed automatic transmission, and the top speeds are set at 130 mph. The fuel economy rating for the Volvo XC60 2016 is 24 mpg when in the city and 31 mpg when on the express highway.

Volvo XC60 2016 side

Volvo XC60 2016 – Price and Release Date

The SUV is expected to be released to the auto markets by the end of the year 2015 or early 2016 and the price of the base model being $36,000 and for the high-end model being $45,000.

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