The new generation Volvo V60, one amazing looking estate car.
Running on Volvo’s Scalable Product Architecture (SPA) platform, which promises luxurious interior, increased levels of space, advanced connectivity, plus Volvo Cars’ latest driver support systems and other safety technology.
Volvo’s plans to electrify all new cars from 2019, the V60 comes with two plug-in hybrid powertrain options: the new T6 Twin Engine AWD petrol plug-in hybrid that generates a combined 340hp or the T8 Twin Engine AWD petrol plug-in hybrid that delivers 390hp.
The regular petrol choice offers T5 or T6 powertrains. Drivers who prefer diesel can select D3 or D4 engines.
Volvo says, “The V60 really is the central point of the Volvo brand,” said Robin Page, Senior Vice President Design at Volvo Cars. “It’s refined, has a beautiful proportion and stance, yet delivers on practicality and versatility.”
Boot space comes in the form of 529 litres with 1 364 litres of utility space, you just have to love estate cars when it comes to boot space.
Volvo ensure safety with features such as advanced driver support systems known from the 90 Series and XC60, making the new V60 one of the safest cars on the road. In addition features such as Autobrake technology, Pilot Assist system, Run-off Road Mitigation, Oncoming Lane Mitigation and Cross Traffic Alert with auto brake are optional.
Controlled via an intuitive tablet-style touch screen, the new V60 features Volvo Cars’ Sensus infotainment system is fully compatible with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and 4G.