The new 2017 Volvo XC60 is a luxury compact crossover, which was originally launched by the Swedish manufacturer in 2008. The new model will be super stylish, elegant and attractive and is expected to please its potential buyers when released in market.
2017 Volvo XC60 – Body and Design:
Sporty, sophisticated and attractive, the new 2017 Volvo XC60 will come to the automotive market completely redesigned and with plenty of modifications, compared to the current model. It will ride on the company’s new Scalable Product Architecture, which is also used for the Volvo XC90. The luxurious and elegant vehicle will be and amazingly versatile platform, as to incorporate the new design ‘language’ of the company and it will also feature the traditional iron mark logo of the company. On the front area of the car, the grille will be redesigned and will be made smoother and lower than its previous versions. The head lights of this crossover will be powered by LED technology and will be sharper, in order to make the vehicle look more aggressive and sporty. On the back part, the fog lights will also be revamped, as to make the vehicle look more powerful. Moreover, the car will be available only in silver colour.
The cabin of the new 2017 Volvo XC60 will be spacious and elegant and will be able to accommodate up to 5 passengers with ample free space. The unique high-class black colored dashboard will be upgraded, as to provide the driver with a better driving experience. The seats will be covered with leather of the finest quality and will be adjustable. In addition, the interior will also feature a 7-inch modern display system and will also include a satellite navigation system. The new Volvo will also be equipped with vacation management, sunroof and power front chairs. The car will also offer high technology infotainment system, which will provide a number of connection options, such as USB ports, Bluetooth and wi-fi among others. Moreover, the vehicle will also feature some great safety systems, such as reliable automatic air bags for all the passengers, strong seat belts, traction control system, sensor stops, a rear view camera and automatic and strong brakes.
2017 Volvo XC60 – Powertrain:
The new 2017 Volvo XC60 will be powered by a 2.0 liter 4-cylinder engine, that will be able to produce 302 hp and 330 lb-ft of maximum torque. It will also feature a second option 2.5 liter engine, that will be able to generate a power of 250 hp and 300 lb-ft of torque. Both engines will be paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission system. The new engine will offer better efficiency and higher fuel economy than the previous version. Moreover, the automatic gearbox will offer extra power.
2017 Volvo XC60 – Release Date and Expected Price:
The Swedish automotive company hasn’t revealed yet when this car will be released in the market, but it is expected to be released by the end of 2016. Its price, according to rumors, is going to be arround $38,000. Its main competitors when it will ‘hit’ the market will be Audi Q5, BMW X3 and Mercedes M Class.