2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country specs, engine, price

Almost twenty years after the first Cross Country model was made by Volvo this car is still being produced. New 2016 V60 Cross Country is here and it is great. It is made for the people that don’t mind driving on dirt roads and over bumps and that actually loves this kind of ride. It will be able to tackle all of the terrains with ease and in Volvo they hope that their North American sales will be increased significantly with this model. This car is based on V60 T5 wagon and it is an SUV type of car that comes with better suspension and clearance and bigger tires than before. This car has great performance on all types of terrains and all weather conditions and its handling is very good. V60 Cross Country shares the platform with V60 and XC60. This car has unibody structure and All Wheel Drive.

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2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country Engine and Specs

This car has 3 engine types found under its hood. First one is T5 engine that comes with AWD and it is a 2.5 liter engine that can produce 254 horsepower. FWD version will come with 4 cylinder T5 engine and it can produce 245 horsepower and 350 lb. –ft. of torque. They are paired with 8 speed automatic transmission. There is also a D4 diesel engine that can produce 190 horsepower. It is a 2.4 liter engine that comes with manual transmission. And finally there is a 4 cylinder 2.0 liter D3 diesel engine that can produce 150 horsepower and great 350 lb. –ft. of torque. This model also comes paired with manual transmission. It can go from 0-60 in only 6.6 seconds which is good for an SUV. It has towing capacity of 3500 pounds.

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2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country Design

This car looks like a classic SUV. It has front and back skid plates, fender extension and it has 8 inches of ground clearance. It comes with 18 inch alloy wheels and nice body line flow. Inside will come with black leather upholstery and it will be very comfortable on the inside. It has features such as traction control, hill descent control system, remote engine start, blind spot assist system and other latest tech features. This is a third generation of V60 Cross Country since 1997 and it should help Volvo get some more of the market share in the USA.

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2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country Release date and Price

This car is already on the market. It was shown at the late 2014 at Los Angeles Motor Show and there we could have seen its features and specs. The price of this car is $40,000 for base model and it goes up for higher trim levels selected.

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