2017 Volvo XC60: A Compact Luxury Crossover with Enhanced Features

2017 Volvo XC60

While going out for a picnic or an adventure tour, choosing the right vehicle is important. For travelling off-road, SUV is the best option because it carries all the necessary features that make your journey memorable. Talking about Volvo, it is a luxury vehicle manufacturer and has a good reputation in auto industry. Volvo SUVs are buyer’s favorite due to their great power, large sitting area and luggage compartment.

For 2017, Volvo has revealed its new XC60 model. The XC60 is a luxury crossover that is equipped with high-tech features. With its sharp exterior looks and latest interior functions, 2017 Volvo XC60 appeals the attention of Volvo car lovers. Moreover, it stays in competition with Porsche Macan, Mercedes-Benz AMG and Jaguar F-Pace in market.

Let’s talk about the new features that 2017 Volvo XC60 has brought us.

Bold and Elegant Design

2017 Volvo XC60
2017 Volvo XC60

Taking a glimpse of 2017 XC60, it receives bold and elegant exterior design. The stylish cuts, flowing lines and design hues make it look attractive. The front of this crossover receives LED headlights, fog lights and daytime running lamps along with a signature grille.

Dynamic Off-Road Drive

2017 Volvo XC60 provides a dynamic and powerful ride in three driving modes such as Drive-E, Sensus, and IntelliSafe. It gets 2 engine options. One is turbocharged, intercooled DOHC 16-valve 2-liter inline-4 engine that produces 240 horsepower and 258 lb-ft torque.

Second is supercharged, turbocharged and intercooled DOHC 16-valve 2-liter inline-4 engine that propels 302 horsepower and 295 lb-ft torque. Both engines are mated to 8-speed automatic transmission with manual shifting mode and produces fuel-economical drive of 27 mpg city and 30 mpg highway.

Sophisticated and Luxury Interior Cabin

2017 Volvo XC60
2017 Volvo XC60

The 2017 XC60 offers a premium interior cabin that is perfect for sitting of 5-passengers. The leather comfort seats with Driver Seat Memory and nicely crafted interior make the cabin comfortable. For placing luggage, there is 67.4 cubic feet of cargo space. Besides this, there is Panoramic Sunroof for enjoying weather.

2017 Volvo XC60
2017 Volvo XC60

Overall, Volvo XC60 provides spacious front and back room and you can travel in great comfort. Apart from that, features like Wi-Fi Hotspot and navigation system provide great convenience during drive.

Latest Safety 

For 2017 XC60, Volvo has offered various safety and driver-assist features that make the drive controlled and powerful. The new Volvo XC60 gets an excellent safety rating that makes it a perfect adventure vehicle for family trips.

Following are the intelligent features in 2017 Volvo XC60.

  • Blind Spot Monitor System
  • Back Up Camera & Rear Parking Sensors
  • Volvo On Call with Engine Remote Start
  • Navigation with Real Time Traffic
  • Blind Spot Information System

Pricing and Versions of Volvo XC60

The new Volvo XC60 comes in 3 versions such as R-Design, Volvo Ocean Race and Inscription.  The MSRP for 2017 XC60 base model is $40, 950.