Volvo redesigned their popular S60 sedan and made the 2016 Volvo S60 Cross Country, a crossover variant which is set to be released in the summer of 2015. It will be presented at the 2015 Auto Show in Detroit. Keep reading to learn more details.
2016 Volvo S60 Cross Country Design
The 2016 Volvo S60 Cross Country looks like a standard sedan with some changes. It is bulkier, taller and positioned higher above the ground. It rides on the larger wheels, available sizes include diameter of 18 or 19 inches. The crossover also have a revised front and rear ends, with specific underbody protection. Other than that, it is similar to the sedan variant.
Interior Styling and Equipment
Inside, the 2016 Volvo S60 Cross Country looks the same like the base model. All over the place you can find high-quality materials, including premium leather, aluminum and wood trims. The cabin features the leather-wrapped bolstered seats; those who drove the base model know that these seats are very comfortable. The front ones can be adjusted in 8 ways. The dashboard features a waterfall center console with many controls, 7-inch color screen with Sensus infotainment system, satellite radio and navigation, steering wheel with additional controls, modern digital instrument cluster, climate control, 8-speaker audio system, and Bluetooth connectivity.
Engine, Performance, Fuel Economy
When it comes to the powering options, the 2016 Volvo S60 Cross Country is going to be powered by a 2.5L inline-5 turbocharged T5 engine that can produce 250 horsepower and 266 lb-ft of torque. It will be mated to a 6-speed Geartronic auto transmission that sends the power to all four wheels. European version will also be available with front-wheel drive. Estimated top speed is 130 miles per hour, while the expected 0-to-60 mph time is between 6.5 and 7 seconds. As for the fuel economy, these figures were not released, but experts predict that this model will be able to return 23 mpg on the combined cycle, 20 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway.
S60 Cross Country Release Date, Price
The 2016 Volvo S60 Cross Country will, reportedly, be available for sale starting this summer, but first it is going to make its debut at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show, where we will learn the exact price tag of this model. Experts predict that its estimated price will be between $35,000 and $40,000.
More photos of this luxury crossover can be found in the gallery below.
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