The Volvo is all set to launch a brand new Volvo XC60 2017. The XC60 series came into the global market in the year 2014. The Swedish automaker is planning to launch 9 cars by 2020. Out of them, the most recent one, in news, is a super stylish car. Lined under the XC90 models of Volvo SUV, this carriage is expected to please car lovers more than anything else. A major facelift is on the offering by Volvo. Cars from Volvo have always been safe and huge. Although their position in the SUV sector is going down the slope, they are trying to come back in the market with their new and improved Volvo XC60 2017 version.
Volvo XC60 2017 – Redesign Exterior and Interior
The latest offering from 2017 Volvo XC60 is going to turn heads in terms of its design. Based on second generation automobile, a sporty look is going to make it more attractive. Side profiles have been kept short. The revamped headlights (Thor’s Hammer’s design, most probably), aggressive anterior bumper, wave cut tail-lights and larger grille are going to give the SUV an athletic feel.
There will be a thin line between models of Volvo XC60 2017 and XC90 which will definitely be something positive for SUV fans. The chiseled look, up swept belt line and smooth curves of Volvo XC60 2017 makes it set apart from its big brother, the Volvo XC90.
Grille is being made smoother and is lower than its previous models. The length of the car makes it easy to keep a good amount of luggage at its rear. The famed “iron badge” of Volvo makes it even more elegant. Right now it will be available only in one color: silver.
The overhauled headlamps will be able to detect tunnels; wipers will be able to auto-sense rainfall. They will react instantly and clean the glass.
Tradition is being rightly amalgamated with modernity in new Volvo XC60 2017. An enhanced styling makes it more spacious. It provides seating arrangement of 5 passengers comfortably with ample free space. You can navigate inside freely. The high-class black colored Subaru dashboard comes with an upgraded designs sloping towards the chauffeur for easy access. It has a display of Thin-Film Transistor of all virtual devices in the collection.
There will be a USB connection port, Satellite television stereo, wireless system, huge roof, power doors and vacation management. Even the seats at the front are power chairs. Appropriate cooling and heating system will make the ride highly enjoyable. Car Play feature of Apple makes this automobile super classy. It is being predicted that there might be an enhanced routing program installed in the car. Some of the features may be even customized to suit the buyer’s needs.
Volvo XC60 2017 – Engine Specifications
There are no solid updates about an engine of Volvo XC60 2017. As of now, it is being speculated that a gasoline 4-cylinder engine based on Volvo’s SPA platform might be used. This will offer around 240 horsepower for FWD only.
It is also being expected that a hybrid engine can also take a place in this brand new wagon. In that case, the engine with improved efficiency will come from Volvo’s Drive-E clan. According to rumors, a 2.0 liters Drive-E four chamber engine with 302 hp might be equipped with it. Electrification system within the engine will take his car a notch higher than its contemporaries. The engine of 2.5 liters will generate a power of 250 hp. Also, two engine displacement of 3.0 liters turbocharged inline-6 will be in circulation one of the 300 hp and the other of 325 hp.
Volvo XC60 2017 – Price and Release Date
Current models of XC60 are sold in India with a price tag of approximately $37,500. They are imported through CBU route and are sold in R-Design and regular guises. It is being guessed that the Volvo XC60 2017 will cost around $38,000. This Volvo luxury SUV is going to hit the market in somewhere between late 2016 to the fall of 2017. SUV lovers will have to wait sometime for the official announcement from the Swedish manufacturer. Through an XC series, Volvo is trying to regain its lost position in the global market. Some of the main competitors of its recent release are BMW X3, Audi Q5 and Mercedes M-Class.