2016 Volvo S60 New, Price

Volvo is best known for the safety of their vehicles. Not until recently did Volvo start producing vehicles with style in mind. Because of this, Volvo’s S60 lineup has been a solid contestant in luxury sedan market for some time now. The S60 family boasts of strong turbocharged engine. The automaker started to enhance its position in the luxury market by releasing the 2016 Volvo S60. With this release, Volvo stands a better chance of challenging its German rivals with the debut of this S60 Inscription model. The New body of the 2016 Volvo S60 features a new style, a 3-inch longer wheelbase and an additional 3-inch extra legroom in the rear seat. This makes the vehicle the best choice for the a family car. For 2016, Volvo is in a better position to challenge its rivals in the sedan market with the debut of the 2016 S60 models.

2016 Volvo S60 front

2016 Volvo S60 Exterior and Interior

The exterior of the vehicles looks very nice. With the elongated roof line and the nicely proportioned doors is quite charming. The addition of the ride height and extensions on the fender make it one of the best looking high riding sedans in the market today. The standard front end with many lights which is the trademark of all Volvo S60’s has been maintained in this model. Though the car’s sloping rear serves its purpose of showcasing the fashionable 4-door coupe profile, it also betrays the car’s small trunk.

Being a Volvo, the most notable interior features are safety features. It includes three active safety systems including; City Safety, Collision Warning and Pedestrian detection. City safety has been installed to avoid low-speed collisions in slow go, stop and go traffic. The Collision Warning has full auto brake senses impending collisions and breaks so as to reduce the severity of the impact of the Pedestrian Detection with full auto brake also auto brakes. The interior of the inscription models is more upscale with features such as more legroom, rearview cameras, sound deadening, walnut wood inlays, silk metal accents and power rear window sunshade. Volvo has outdone its self in the attempt to break its tradition of preferring safety to style and luxury in the 2016 Volvo S60 model. There are also some optional features for the 2016 Volvo line up including 19-inch wheels for the sports package.

2016 Volvo S60 rear

2016 Volvo S60 Engine 

The power of the Volvo S60 models is a little bit unclear. Front wheel drive models feature Drive-E engines. The Drive-E T5 engines put out 240 horsepower from the 2.0 liter. On the other hand, the supercharged and turbocharged Dive-E T6 puts an amazing 302 horse power. Both engines are connected to an eight-speed automatic transmission.

2016 Volvo S60 interior

2016 Volvo S60 Price and Release Date

Though the pricing is not clear, the 2016 Volvo s60 T5 starts at a suggested retail price of below $35,000, the FWD inscription premier starting at about $45,000 while the cross country staring at a little just under $45,000. The vehicles will be released in mid 2016. The price is fair considering the power, safety and comfort of the Volvo 2016 S60 lineup.

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