The new Volvo S60 2016 is a luxury sedan that will surely impress you with its new design. It will be the sixth generation of this popular model, and it will come with a redesigned front end an improved engine. The engine options will also be wider than before and with better performances and improved fuel economy. Furthermore, the Volvo Company will also offer an S60 cross country model, which is basically the S60 sedan turned into a crossover. There are even some rumors about a 2016 Volvo S60 hybrid model, but that is yet to be confirmed.
2016 Volvo S60 redesign
When talking about the exterior design of the 2016 Volvo S60, we must say that it will retain its elegant and sophisticated appearance, but it will be improved in some segments in order to look even more modern and attractive. The front end of the new Volvo S60 2016 will be redesigned, and it will come with a new, more modern looking grille and larger rectangular headlights. The lights on the front and the rear end will be powered by LED technology. Amongst the mentioned changes, the hood, spoiler and the bumpers will also suffer some redesigning. In the back, there will be two chrome exhaust pipes, one on each side of the vehicle. The whole body design will generally be with curvier lines, and it will definitely be a very pretty sight for the eyes.
As far as the inside of the 2016 Volvo S60 goes, it will be redesigned as well. It will come with a more stylish and improved cabin, which will be able to accommodate 5 passengers. High quality materials will be used, in order to provide a comfortable and a pleasant drive. When talking about the interior features, the center of the dashboard will be equipped with a 9-inch touch screen, steering wheel and driver seat will be adjustable, infotainment system will be improved, Bluetooth will be also included, and many safety features as well.
Volvo S60 2016 specs
Under the hood, the new Volvo S60 2016 will come with several engine options. The first choice will be the 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine with the ability of delivering 302 horsepower and 148 lb-ft of torque and it will be paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission. The second choice will be the 2.5-liter 5-cylinder engine, capable of producing 250 horsepower. The third option will be the 3.0-liter turbocharged V6 engine, which will be able to pump out 325 ponies. As we already mentioned, there is also a possibility of a hybrid unit joining the lineup, but nothing is confirmed for now.
2016 Volvo S60 price and release date
The price for the base Volvo S60 2016 will be around $40,000, and the price will go up, depending on the selected equipment and the engine option. The 2016 Volvo S60 for sale should appear on the market in just a few months.