The 2016 Volvo XC60 is Volvo entry level premium compact crossover, based on the equivalent platform as Volvo S60, Volvo S80 and the Land Rover LR2, the 2016 Volvo XC60 as the safest Volvo ever, a bold statement from a company that has built its reputation on the safety of the occupants is touted. The Volvo XC60 wins two new “Drive-E” four-cylinder engines that deliver both performance and efficiency.
2016 Volvo XC60 Features
The Volvo XC60 recently gave them some minor cosmetic improvements, including sharp headlights, an elegant four grid fins that prominently displays the coat of arms of the Swedish company and angular bumper that includes a set of LED daytime running lights. On the back of the crossover has a curved trunk lid and high headlights that emphasize its peak.
The 2016 Volvo XC60 has space for five passengers with a level of comfort and luxury that can compete with traditional rivals from Germany and Japan. The dashboard consists of 4 gauges and a speedometer with digital display. All Volvo XC60 models come with a screen thin film transistor (TFT), which are configured to essential information about the car and its surroundings are equipped.
The 2016 XC60 offers a generous 30.8 cubic feet of cargo space with the rear seats left and 67.4 with the folding seats. All Volvo XC60 regardless of trim level comes with 7-inches color touch screen in the dashboard, which runs the Volvo Sensus system. Groups Sensus car connectivity, entertainment and navigation functions in an easy-to-use unit that can also be controlled using the buttons on the center console and a voice input.
2016 Volvo XC60 Packages
Standalone options adds xenon dual headlights, heated seats, child seats with power child locks on the rear doors, 20-inches alloy wheels (T6 models) and entertainment system with 2 screens. You can also select options from 5 sets of options. Available on all models includes the climate change package features such as heated seats and rear seats, heated windshield system, heated steering wheel, and the quality of the air inside the automobile.
The Technology Group consists mainly of driving aids such as Volvo Pedestrian Detection technology. Cable detect when a collision with a pedestrian immediately imminent, the system automatically activates the brakes of the S60 to avoid impact. Other highlights of the package include the Collision Warning, Adaptive Cruise Control, Distance Alert, Lane Depature Warning and high beam assets. Blind Spot Information System package adds a blind-spot warning system, Cross Traffic Alert Lane Merge Help and front and rear parking aid.
Can only be selected with 2016 Volvo XC60 T6 models the Registration package includes Sovereign full leather skin upholstery on the seats, ventilated front seats, leather on the dashboard and on the front center armrest, and special floor mats and plates to the model threshold. Finally, the sports package is adds sport seats and alloy wheels 20 inches to 3.2 and T6 models.
2016 Volvo XC60 Engine
The 2016 Volvo XC60 comes with a dizzying array of powertrain options. The crossover gets a new base model T5 with a new engine for the current model year. This engine is a “Drive-E” turbocharged 2.0L, 4-cylinder that provide 240 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. With transmitted to the front wheels via an eight-speed automatic transmission output is configuring good mpg for 24 city and 31 mpg on the highway.
Those who wish to choose a four-wheel drive entry-level model has for the XC60 3.2, which is powered by a 3.2-liter inline six-cylinder engine that sends 240 hp and 236 hp. Switching functions are managed by a six-speed automatic and fuel economy at 18/25 mpg controls. The mid-range XC60 T6 drive is powered by a turbocharged and supercharged version of “Drive-E”, which supplies 302 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque from cans with electricity. It moves through an eight-speed automatic transmission and 22/30 mpg returns.
The decision for Volvo XC60 T6 AWD requires the exchange of a 3.0-liter turbocharged inline six-cylinder that’s good for 300 horsepower and 325 pound-feet. Torque. The top model Volvo XC60 T6 AWD R-Design pack 325 horsepower and 354 lb-ft. Torque by an improved version of six cylinders. For the 2016 Volvo XC60 T6 AWD and R-Design models the power is transmitted to all four wheels controlled via an automatic transmission with six speeds of paddles behind the steering wheel. Economy is rated 17 mpg city and 23 mpg on the highway for both versions.
2016 Volvo XC60 Safety
All Volvo XC60 have dual front airbags, side and side curtain airbags. The tire pressure monitoring system and an anti-backlash corner protection system (WHIPS), both of which are standard. In addition, all models are independent of City Safety function Finish level function Volvo, which uses a laser sensor to automatically trigger the ( 2016 Volvo XC60) low speed braking when a waiting effects is determined.