Volvo announced a second generation SUV, which will be launched after two years. This car has a new front grille, which looks aggressive in the bright white body. Large front bumper and jumbo sized headlights make the look more or less like the Thor’s Hammer which is also something to be seen. The 2017 Volvo XC60 has been selected and nominated for the best cars of 2017 due to features, both interior and exterior. This heavy duty car will be based upon a platform made by Volvo themselves called the SPA (Scalable Product Architecture) platform which also includes the XC90 and S90 sedans, releasing in upcoming years.
2017 Volvo XC60: Redesign Exterior and Interior
It has an elegant cabin with all the new apps and updated softwares. The leather seats are made movable and are textured perfectly to give a ravishing look. It has a new technology which purifies the air inside the car and also has Park Assist feature, helping the driver to park this car. Two waterproof cameras are fitted one is front and second one at back. New air bags have been installed, with full stop facility enabling better safety and comfort. The seats can be moved as per the passenger wants it to be. It has the latest Infotainment system installed with 8 speaker bass booster audio system. Power steering, auto damage control, driver speaking help is also other features one would look for.
2017 Volvo XC60 is made up of a high degree of aerodynamic technology, which focuses mainly on streamline and bulky body. The Volvo symbol on the white shinning body is amazing. It has a characteristic of a mid size mini crossover with low side profile, big wheels of around 19 inches and electronic doors. It also has a large bumper and aggressive front grille, which gives an avenger look to the car. New headlights are reshaped and redesigned with neon and fluorine gas mixed with LED lighting. A new short but aggressive looking spoiler has been added which completes the look of this car.
2017 Volvo XC60: Engine Specs
It is rumored that the 2017 Volvo XC60 will be given an E-engine or otherwise an environment friendly engine which releases lowest carbon dioxide and it passed the EPG test successfully. The engine will be a three cylinder gasoline engine which will be direct inject and supercharged. It is measured to produce a horsepower of 280 and a maximum torque of 312 lb-ft. It can accelerate to around 60 MPH in just 5.6 seconds being an SUV. It provides a mileage of around 32 mpg in city roads and close to 41 mpg on highways. 2017 Volvo XC60 has also been rated as one of the best fuel efficient cars of 2017.
- It has a total top speed of 205 Km/h.
- New models of the 2017 Volvo XC60 will be available both in AWD and FWD versions.
2017 Volvo XC60: Release Date and Price
The 2017 Volvo XC60 will be available by the end of 2017 and will be priced around $ 50 000 to $ 60 000. Volvo is expected to go up in market list after their release of this car. But, fingers crossed.