The 2018 Volvo S60 will turned attention for sedan marketplace. The new model will go head to head with the latest BMW 3 Series and Audi A4 models and if Motor Trend is to believed, the car could borrow a number of key pieces and technologies from its bigger siblings, the S90 and XC90 SUV. To be frank, the new Volvo S60 won’t bowl you over with excitement, but with its impressive safety technologies and a diverse selection of engines, it might be the car you have been looking for.
2018 Volvo S60 Exterior and Interior Design
For the exterior 2018 Volvo S60 will be able to show you an luxury. It is expected that this car will be coming with a new bumper, LED lights. Engineers have also managed to reduce some weight. We’re told the cars are now around 44 pounds lighter. There is also a new 20 inch light alloy wheel available. The radiator grill has been revised to include chrome inserts on its horizontal bars. You’ll also find that retractable side view mirrors come standard on the S60 Edition, and to the rear, the exhaust outlets have been integrated into the rear fascia insert.
On the inside, front seat is very much adjustable, you can position it at whatever angle you want. These engineers have decided to equip the dash board with water fall center console having a huge choice of control features. For starters, it is reported that the current model’s 7 inch infotainment system will be replaced with the same 9.3 inch screen used elsewhere in the Volvo range. That means it’ll also come with the most up to date version of the Sensus infotainment system. Additionally, with a comfortable cabin, impressive safety technologies, luxury feature galore and handsome styling, the new 2018 Volvo S60 will also be an endearment to many U.S shoppers looking for such qualities within the price range.
2018 Volvo S60 Release Date and Price
2018 Volvo S60 will cost from $34,000 for basic specification, which is something expected from this brand. New 2018 Volvo S60 is expected to get release to the time period from the spring of 2017.
2018 Volvo S60 Powertrain and Performance
Peak power for the 2018 Volvo S60 is the 3.0 liter turbo six for Volvo’s 2.0 liter Twincharged Drive E four cylinder. This engine found in the S60 and XC90 produces 367 horsepower, which is 27 hp more than before. However, peak torque dips from 369 pound feet previously to 346 lb ft in the latest models. Drive still goes to all four wheels but the latest models benefit from an 8 speed automatic transmission instead of the previous 6 speeder. That doesn’t hurt performance numbers as the run to 60 mph is done in 4.7 seconds. Top speed is limited to 155 mph from 2018 Volvo S60 performance.