2017 Volvo V60 – Cross Country, Release date, MPG

September 4, 2016

2017 Volvo V60 Cross Country is version of mid-size 4-door premium estate. With added styling, increased ride height and the rugged looks of an all-roader.


2017 Volvo V60 Review

2017 Volvo V60 brings on the outside high and modern performance-themed T6 AWD R-Design trim adds a power-retractable exterior mirror. There is also a sunroof, 17”-19” alloy wheels, adaptive xenon headlights, LED daytime running lights, remote keyless entry, power mirrors, a power glass moonroof, puddle lights, rain-sensing wipers, appearance upgrades, suspension (sport tuned), remote ignition and keyless entry. On the inside  there is a long list of standard accessories and features. Some of them worth mentioning include a power eight-way front seats, automatic headlights, 17” alloy wheels, a 40/20/40-split sliding and reclining rear seats, automatic wipers, a CD player, an eight-speaker audio system, “T-Tec” fabric upholstery, Bluetooth audio and phone connectivity, driver memory settings, automatic climate control, Sensus Connect Volvo infotainment system, an auxiliary audio input. Some of safety feature are Collision Warning with Full Auto Brake, Pedestrian and Cyclist Detection with Full Auto Brake, Distance Alert, Driver Alert Control, Lane Departure Warning, Road Sign Information and Active High Beam.


2017 Volvo V60 Engine and MPG

2017 Volvo V60 will be exclusively available with a turbocharged 2.5-liter 5 cylinder engine that makes 250 hp at 5,400 rpm and 266 lb-ft. of torque between 1,800 and 2,400 rpm. The straight-five is linked to a six-speed automatic transmission with a built-in Sport Mode. Power is sent to all four wheels via electronically-controlled AWheelD Instant Traction system. It is estimated the T6 AWD R-Design model will require about 4.9 seconds to get past 60 mph and go on to an electronically limited top speed of 132 mph. Petrol mileage checks in at 25 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway. This is really premium edition model from famous Scandinavian producer. One more time they proved they still have lots to offer, and it is no retirement time.


2017 Volvo V60 Release date and Price

2017 Volvo V60 comes out on the market inn February 2017. Expected base price will kick of $35,950 and more for higher trim level. Competitors in this crowded Cross Country class will be 2017 Subaru Outback, 2017 Hyundai Elantra or 2017 BMW 3 and also Volvo XC60.

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