2018 Volvo V60 Cross Country is a relatively fresh model in the market. It was created based on the famous V60 station wagon to increase sales.
2018 VOLVO V60 – EXTERIOR DESIGN, REVIEW, CROSS COUNTRY
When you look at the Volvo V60, you might think that is a good off-road vehicle. But definitely, this is not the point. V60 has a large clearance, allowing safe driving on uneven surfaces and off-road trails. The distance from the ground that has, is enough not to damage the vehicle parts which are located below. This was a goal of manufacturers.
VIDEO ABOUT 2018 VOLVO V60
Cross Country looks very urban and massively. Very successfully resists the kitschy trends of today. It is a real refreshment in the station wagon category. It looks that the changes are not large, but enough that the car is attractive and desirable. It can be freely called the most powerful station wagon vehicle in the history of the car industry. The body is not heavy, so the driving skills will be fantastic. Conservative Swedes have realized that they have to give more to the aggression and sharpness look. Style and driving dynamics are at the highest level. The new form gives the vehicle a compact and dynamic appearance. It is even pointed out several sporting attributes.
-INTERIOR – 2018 VOLVO V60
By opening the door, the car just inviting you to join. A true Scandinavian design is noticeable on the dashboard. The seats offer great comfort and enjoyment. Materials are reminiscent of expensive furnishings and great attention of designers. In some ways, it is accompanied sporting dynamics of the exterior. But they have not forgotten traditional values. The instrument panel has a well-established concept. Instruments with the data in the middle can easily be read. It can be said that it is simply but very efficiently. The driver will find themselves in an ideal position behind the wheel. Many security systems are great praise for manufacturers. City Safety is able to stop the vehicle itself, then the intelligent cruise control, sensors in the rear-view mirrors, a system for maintaining the concentration of a road, Stability Control, Lane Departure etc. One part will be found in the basic package, while you will have to pay something extra.
-ENGINE – 2018 VOLVO V60
Volvo V60 will be equipped with truly functional engines. Basic will be the 2.0-liter turbo 4-cylinder engine with an output of 240 hp and torque of 258 lb/ft. This engine is designed for the standard V60 model. Connected with 8-speed automatic transmission and has an estimated fuel economy of 25/37 mpg. Cross Country V60 under the hood will have a 2.5-liter turbo 5-cylinder engine with an output of 250 hp and torque of 266 lb/ft. Connoisseurs will welcome this move because the five-cylinder engines is a real privilege for cars. Powerful but very frugal. Acceleration from 0 to 60 mph is achieved in just 8.9 seconds. It is connected with an automatic transmission with classical structure. It has a fuel economy of 20/28 mpg. What would’ve been fantastic and outside the series, there is a 3.0-liter turbo 6-cylinder engine as the top deal. It will have an output of 325 hp and torque of 354 lb/ft. Consumption is reduced to 18/27 mpg.
-COMPETITORS – 2018 VOLVO V60
Competitors will not be easy to surpass these engines and equipment. As the main competitors will appear Mercedes-Benz E-class Wagon, Volkswagen Golf Alltrack, Mini Cooper Clubman S, Subaru Outback, Fiat 500L and Audi A4 Allroad.
-PRICE – 2018 VOLVO V60
The basic price of the Cross Country will be around $ 42,000.