The Volvo XC60 is a compact Gent, Belgium by car in the Volvo crossover SUV, and Volvo platform based on y20. Introduced in 2008, Volvo XC60 was Volvo’s best selling car from 2009. XC60 concept was a preview of the production XC60. This is with a glass roof and a large “V” formed on Volvo Volvo logo along with a new style grille, includes, this was Volvo’s new “DNA” they are slowly implementing throughout the first series. In addition, a new concept XC60 shifting mechanism, electronic bootlid, and 20 inch tires. 2007 North American International Motor Show car.
The first generation Volvo XC60 (2008)
Unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show 2008, car production. Sales in Europe in the third quarter of 2008. In 2009, the North American model is sold as a 2010 model. XC60 shares technology with the Land Rover Freelander 2007, a modified version of the platform uses a Volvo y20. Land Rover Discovery LR 3 for the corporate eldest will enter the market, this CUV of Engineering, and occasionally by Volvo in Sweden, only offroad capabilities of Land Rover in England. Project director for the XC60 is Lars Blenwall.
Volvo XC60 plug-in hybrid
Volvo XC60 plug-in hybrid concept at the 2012 North American International Motor Show. The Volvo XC60 Plug-in Hybrid with a fuel economy of up to a 105 MPG equivalent and a total volume of 600 ml for 35 miles of all electric range. Fuel consumption when running on gasoline engines is estimated at 50 mpg U.S.. Recharge time 3.5 hours from a 220V outlet and 7.5 hours from a 110V outlet.
Volvo XC60 Safety
Volvo XC600 traditional Volvo safety features of the system with a whiplash protection, side impact protection system, roll stability control, dynamic stability and traction control, inflatable curtain airbags, hill descent control, collision warning with brake support, active bi-xenon lights included, and the patent front , side and rear structures. The Volvo XC60 is a new technology features City Safety named. System as a vehicle driver support systems – to go to the collisions with the purpose of preventing the neck has been described, it is less than 30 miles per hour in a closing velocity sensor that can be used in order to have the possibility of a collision. If a collision is possible, depending on the speed, Volvo’s computer system will automatically brake the car or the car brakes to avoid a collision from the rear or down. Volvo towing caravans and trailers can also be implemented on the system.
In 2011, the Institute of Highways and the data is less than 27% of the property damage liability, personal injury liability claims less than 51%, with 22% less than other midsize luxury SUV XC60 and City Safety to submit a claim for the conflict. The Volvo XC60 with City Safety function other than neutral model of insurance claims. In 2008, EuroNCAP XC60 supplements, occupants of 5 stars for adult protection in 5 awarding. Check the front side 16 points and test 16 16 16 XC60. 2 pole test points, and an additional 3 point seatbelt reminders for car 2. XC60 37 37 points total and therefore five stars in EuroNCAP’s evaluation has been. XC60 was only three cars under 37 EuroNCAP’s evaluation of the available points at 37 points. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety awarded the Top Safety Pick award Volvo XC60. XC60 IIHS’s front, side, rear and roof strength tests and electronic stability control as standard equipment to receive the award “good” the highest rating granted.
Volvo XC60 Sales and Marketing
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