2017 Volvo XC60 Release Date, Review


The XC60 is considered as the bestselling SUV, and the current model was introduced in the year 2014. It is expected that the vehicle will have new and redesigned features that will not only improve its sales but also improve the performance of the car.

2017 Volvo XC60

2017 Volvo XC60 – Fresh New Look

The new 2017 Volvo XC60 has been redesigned and now has a sportier look and offer luxury that most of the consumers will be seeking for. The front of the car comes with new features; the grille is now enlarged and this gives the car a more masculine appearance. Just at the end of the grille are fog lights, and also available are the latest LED lights that not only use minimal energy but also give an enhanced vision especially during the night. The available exterior colors are as follows; ice white, rich java metallic, flamenco red metallic, black stone, crystal white pearl, black onyx metallic, osmium grey metallic, Savile Grey metallic and seashell metallic. The interior colors that will be available are as follows; off-black cloth, blonde/off-black leather, soft beige leather, marble white premium leather, off-black leather premium, and hazel brown/off-black leather.

The 2017 Volvo XC60 measures 182.8-inch in length, 74.4-inch in width and an overall height of 67.4inches. The wheelbase measures 109.2 inches, and the ground clearance is 9.1inch, and this will provide a better performance especially when driving off-road terrains and when driving a high-speed. The car has a redesigned rear spoiler, and skid plates and rides on 18-inch alloy wheels and the tires are designed for all season and a temporary spare tire, and an Inside mounted spare tire is available. The door has a rear lift gate door and a fixed lift gate window. For the roof and glass features, there is a rear defogger, a roof rack, intermittent rear wiper, Variable intermittent rain sensing wipers.

From the inside of the 2017 Volvo XC60, there are two-row seats with the front bucket seats having an 8-way passenger and driver seat. The seats are wrapped in a premium cloth material, and they have a power adjustable lumbar support. The rear seats can be folded to provide an enlarged cargo space and between them is folding center armrest and rear ventilation ducts are available. For convenience and comfort the following features are installed; cruise control, power steering, front seatback storage, tilt and telescopic steering wheel, and audio and cruise controls that have been mounted on the steering wheel. Additional interior features include; a WI-FI hotspot, a Bluetooth connectivity, internal climate control and a LCD touchscreen display for both entertainment and navigation.

2017 Volvo XC60 interior

2017 Volvo XC60 – Whole Power Unit

Under the hood performance of the 2017 Volvo XC60 is provided by a 2.0 L inline-4 turbocharged, and this engine option will be capable of generating an output power of 240 hp and a torque of 258 lb-ft and the second 2.0 L engine option capable of generating 302 hp and a torque of 295 lb-ft, these engines shall be integrated to an 8-speed automatic transmission. The fuel economy is 23 mpg while in city and 31 mpg while on highways.

2017 Volvo XC60 rear

2017 Volvo XC60 – Price and Release Date

The 2017 Volvo XC60 shall be sold at a price of $38,000 and shall be available in the auto market in the mid-year 2016.