2015 Volvo S60

The 2015 Volvo S60 will be a typical car from Scandinavian carmaker. It is sophisticated and new vehicle with refreshed look and new engine option. Next year is on midway between two generations of the car, so no big changes will be applied. What is special for 2015 S60 is its new Supercharged Drive-E engine.

2015 Volvo S60

2015 Volvo S60 redesign

Design of the 2015 Volvo S60 could be described as familiar, but new. It reminds on 2014 year model, but next year, S60 will be sleeker and somehow more elegant. Grille will be wider on the front end, and bumper will be redesigned. Car will look sportier with new fenders and hood. Interior will feature many options from hi-tech and infotainment area. New dashboard and seats will boost comfort in the cabin. Leather upholstery and stylish details on plastic surfaces will look modern and luxurious. What makes 2015 S60 so elegant is clean design and perfect layout in the cabin, which is not the case with most other vehicles.

2015 Volvo S60

2015 Volvo S60 engine

The 2015 Volvo S60 will have new Drive-E, T5 and T6 engines under the hood, and top of the class models will be packed with T6 R-Design drivetrains. Standard engine will be 2.0-liter direct-injected turbocharged four-cylinder ready to produce up to 240 hp. That is T5 front-wheel drive system. On the other hand, T6 FWD will have Drive-E four-cylinder engine will produce 300 hp. For AWD versions, outputs will be higher, with T5 producing 250 hp and T6 325 hp. The T5 will be 2.5-l turbocharged five-cylinder drivetrain, while T6 is 3.0-liter inline-six engine. Front-wheel Drive-E powertrains will be mated to a 8-speed Geartronic auto gearbox, while transmission for 2015 Volvo S60 AWD will be 6-speed Geartronic, also automatic.

2015 Volvo S60

2015 Volvo S60 option packages

The 2015 Volvo S60 will also offer variety of optional features through different packages. So, in Climate Package heated seats, wheels and windshields are available. Many safety systems will be added through Technology Package, such as Pedestrian Detection. Among other features in other packages, collision warning, lane departure warning and active high beams will be available. Also, you can get smart cameras to keep tabs on lane markings and applies brake torque to get the sedan back on track. For lovers of the sportier features, Sport Package will offer 18″ wheels and shift paddle with dynamic chassis and sport seats.

 

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