The V60 is Volvo's elegant and versatile 5-door premium mid-size estate. Launched in 2010 and revamped in 2013, the V60 has been a resounding success in many of Volvo's key markets ever since. Like its S60 sibling, it is also available as a powerful Polestar version. Powertrain
As wîth all Volvos, the powertrain offer is based on the Drive-E 2.0 litre turbo- and super-charged engines designed and built at Volvo's engine factory in Skövde.
The Drive-E range of low emission, high performance petrol and diesel engines offers a perfect blend of driver enjoyment and fuel economy, whilst retaining a responsive feel for city driving.
The V60 is also available in two diesel-powered Twin Engine plug-in hybrid variants. Connectivity
The V60 offers a full range of connectivity options that include Volvo On Call, a phone-based app that allows you to control certain features in your car, (such as pre-heating, locking and unlocking, navigation and vehicle location services). Volvo On Call now works wîth wearables such as Apple Watch and Android Wear and also has Windows 10 compatibility, meaning that Volvo On Call can now be operated from your PC as well as your smartphone.Source - Volvo
Sensus delivers a range of native apps offering streaming music via TuneIn and Baidu and geo-location services (such as Yelp and Wikilocations), to name but a few.
The Harman Kardon Premium Sound system is tuned to perfection in Volvo's advanced audio lab, enabling high quality music streaming.
The V60 comes wîth one of the most comprehensive standard safety offers available in the §egmènt, including City Safety, which offers a range of collision avoidance and mitigation functionalities including pedestrian and cyclist detection. A range of optional safety and convenience systems are also available in the 60 Series cars.
|Volvo Car UK's Popular S60 And V60 Business Edition Receives Lux Upgrade|
|•Lux version includes leather upholstery, rear parking camera and 17-inch alloys
•Luxurious, tax-friendly model offers BIK tax rates from just 22%
•Business Edition variant accounts for 29% of total S60/V60 sales
•S60 Business Edition Lux priced from just £24,545 (OTR); V60 from £25,745
Volvo Car UK is increasing its offering of fleet-friendly S60 and V60 models with the introduction of the Business Edition Lux variant.
Replicating the current Lux upgrade already available on Volvo's SE...[Read more...]|
|POLESTAR WINS WARDS 10 BEST ENGINES AWARD FOR V60 POLESTAR|
|The 367 hp* engine in the new Volvo V60 and S60 Polestar, one of the most powerful four-cylinder production engines in the world, has been awarded the prestigious 2017 Wards 10 Best Engines trophy.
'Not long ago, a newly designed engine that could achieve 100 hp per litre was a big deal. Today, Polestar and Volvo blow way past that mark, achieving a remarkable 184 hp/l with the 2.0l 4-cylinder engine in the V60 Polestar, rated at 367 hp*. It's a threshold never before seen in our competition,...[Read more...]|
|VOLVO XC60, V60 WIN OVER NORTHWESTERN MEDIA|
|Rockleigh, NJ (April 18, 2016) The Volvo XC60 and Volvo V60 have been ranked favorites of the Northwest Automotive Press Association (NWAPA).
The 2016 XC60 T6 All-Wheel-Drive compact utility vehicle was voted best Premium Utility Vehicle, and the 2016 V60 Cross Country wagon voted best Premium Compact Utility Vehicle, at the NWAPA's Northwest Outdoor Activity Vehicle of the Year Competition April 13-14 in Shelton, Washington.
Representing global, national and regional outlets such a...[Read more...]|
|VOLVO CARS WILL BRING 265 POLESTAR VEHICLES & NEW COLORS FOR US IN 2016|
|(ROCKLEIGH, NJ - JULY 16, 2015) Volvo Cars of North America will be importing only 265 S60 and V60 Polestar vehicles for model year 2016. Cars will start to arrive on U.S. shores this summer, with 60% of the allocation expected to be V60s and 40% to be S60s. Polestar engineers made over 70 modifications and upgrades to the original S60 and V60, resulting in an impressive performance vehicle that gives the driver optimal control in all roads and conditions.
The Polestar production range...[Read more...]|
|ALL-NEW VOLVO XC90: 1,927 LIMITED FIRST EDITION CARS AVAILABLE ONLY VIA DIGITAL COMMERCE|
|The initial series of 1,927 cars celebrates the year Volvo was founded 87 years ago
Volvo Cars is releasing a limited First Edition of its all-new Volvo XC90, which was launched today in Stockholm. The 1,927 individually numbered cars celebrate the year Volvo was founded and, for the first time in history, they will only be available for order via digital commerce at www.volvocars.com/us.
The online store opens for business on September 3rd at 10:00 am ET.
'Those who want to be a...[Read more...]|
|Volvo Cars introduces luxurious interior package for the model year 2015 line-up|
|A wider choice of personalisation possibilities is in sharp focus when Volvo Car Group presents the new model year 2015 line-up. Buyers of the Volvo XC60, V70, XC70 and S80 can order a stunning interior upgrade with the new luxurious Inscription package.
'The Inscription package offers consumers a complete luxury upgrade of the interior. It is perfectly in line with our aim to move Volvo towards a more premium brand position,' says Anders H. Gustavsson, Vice Pres...[Read more...]|
|VOLVO CARS FEATURES LUXURIOUS INTERIOR PACKAGE FOR MODEL YEAR 2015 VOLVO CARS FEATURES LUXURIOUS INTERIOR PACKAGE FOR MODEL YEAR 2015|
|ROCKLEIGH, N.J. (March 27, 2014) - A wider choice of personalization possibilities is in sharp focus when Volvo Car Group presents the new model year 2015 lineup. Buyers of the Volvo XC60 and S80 can order a stunning interior upgrade with the luxurious Inscription package.
'The Inscription package offers consumers a complete luxury upgrade of the interior. It is perfectly in line with our aim to move Volvo towards a more premium brand position,' says Ander...[Read more...]|