The 2017 Volvo S80 is one of the new models of Volvo franchise. This new model will represent Volvo’s current plan to increase their dominance in the market. S80 is always known for its exclusive styling and interior furnishing. Such luxury model is expected to appear in 2017 although Volvo hasn’t released any news about this car. Volvo will maintain its commitment towards its customer about ensuring that the buyers of getting great benefits from their works. According to experts, they are designing this new model in such way so that it can attract a large amount of customer.
2017 Volvo S80 – Redesign
The new model can look slightly different from its predecessors although most of the features will remain same. Exterior components will get many upgrades but the exact detail is still unknown to everyone. It is expected to carry some sleek body lines that will enhance the outer beauty. The interior part of S80 can also acquire many new modifications including many new updated tech gadgets. Volvo can maintain the elegant interior by adding up some more premium amenities. Most of the body parts are expected to remain same although no one sure about them.
According to some journalist all new model may be built on new SPA platform that provides more space in the interior. Its platform also improves the performance, stability and fuel economy of the car thus making it much better than its previous versions. It might also acquire an economical 4 piston power unit that belongs to family drive-E. The new model will be a mixture of coupe and estate although such news is totally based on rumors. Volvo is hoping that new model will do great in the market as it will carry some important modification.
Rivals of 2017 VolvoS80 in the Market
The 2017 Volvo S80 from Volvo has many rivals in the market but experts are suggesting that this new model has the capability to knock out its rival and reach the top-tier position in the market. BMW, Audi, Cadillac, and Mercedes-Benz are its arch rivals but Volvo hopes that this new model might outplay them. Names of these rivals are:
2017 Volvo S80 – Fresh New Look
The 2017 Volvo S80 won’t carry any drastic makeover rather it will carry some important modification that will change the look of the car by the small margin. The new platform will provide better aerodynamics that will, in turn, enhance the acceleration of the car. The front and rear bumper will be modified. Headlight and tail lamp will boast LED facility along with a modified fog lamp. Daytime running facility and auto on/off feature will be also present in this model. To enhance the looks it will get a newly designed 19-inch wheel along with premium quality tires. Buyers can also opt for 17 inch and 18-inch tires depending upon their choice.
The interior part of the car will be molded with all kind of modern equipment that is common in luxury sedans. SPA platform will provide better head and leg space and the seats will get top end leather materials. Most of the tech amenities will remain same and most they will be updated. It will also carry all kinds of safety features like cruise control, etc that standard in Volvo luxury models.
2017 Volvo S80 – Engine Specification
Volvo hasn’t released the details of engine specs of 2017 Volvo S80 but according to experts, it might acquire two engines. It might get a 2.0-liter four-cylinder T5 drive-E power unit that can easily produce 240 HP and 258 lb-ft. These engines will be mated with eight-speed automatic transmission with all wheel drive option. EPA rating of this model might hit 37 mpg on an average although this detail is totally based on rumor.
2017 Volvo S80 – MSRP and Availability
The 2017 Volvo S80 is expected to get a starting price around $45,000 and the top model will cost around $53,000. Although no is sure about the release date of this car but some rumors are suggesting it will release somewhere in 2017.