Volvo – not just considered to be a premium brand. Volvo cars are known for their comfort and safety, and reliability. In Russia, the Swedish automaker’s quite a lot of fans, most of whom prefer Volvo crossovers. XC90 recent update signaled the imminent release of Volvo XC60 2019-2020, the second generation. So what will this be of a car?
The new Volvo XC60 Model Year 2019-2020, spy photos which not so long ago, the Internet lit up, looks quite similar to its older brother the XC90. In the eye catches branded lamps in the style of “Thor’s hammer”, which already had grown to love the brand fans. Although the car in the photo is securely wrapped different overlays and camouflage, the experts concluded that the wheelbase XC60 second generation slightly wider (probably due to the use of the new SPA platform, the use of which also needs to reduce weight) than its predecessor, which means that inside the machine will be more space. Behind the car is also reliably covered with camouflage, could consider only original vertical tail lights. In summary it can be noted that the XC60 looks likely to be similar to the XC90.
Photospies able to look inside the Volvo XC60 in 2019-2020, and to make high-quality photos, which shows that the vehicle center console almost exactly the same as on the latest updates to Volvo – XC90 and S90. In particular, in the vehicle mounted exactly the same vertical screen, the basis of which it can be concluded multimedia system is likely to be identical to the system a higher class. In this case, the car is already in the basic version will support Android Auto system and Apple Car. In addition, the surcharge for a possible introduction of autopilot systems and many electronic helpers. As for the interior, thanks to the use of the new SPA-car platform will be much more spacious and better materials will be used in the design. According to information from different sources is possible in the initial trim or available for a surcharge car will be equipped with a premium audio system. In short, inside the car will be much more comfortable and more attractive than its predecessor.
As engines Volvo XC60 2019-2020 model year will be offered:
- turbocharged 2-liter 4-cylinder petrol engine (codenamed T5);
- turbo charged 2-liter 4-cylinder engine (may be as diesel and petrol version code symbol T6);
- a hybrid system consisting of a gasoline engine (perhaps 3-cylinder) and an electric motor;
It is possible that the base engine for the car would be the new 3-cylinder engine, but probably still as the base engine will be the 2-liter turbocharged engine capacity of 2 liters and output of 240 horsepower with a code designation T5. Engine code designation T6 will have a capacity of 300 horsepower. Hybrid installation of turbo and motor and all will have a total capacity of 400 horsepower, and is likely to be top-end engine for the XC60. As transmission novelty is likely to be equipped with only an 8-speed automatic transmission. Base grade front-drive XC60 will exclusively, while the more equipped version of the car will be equipped with all-wheel drive.
Home sales in and the price
Presentation of a XC60 likely to happen in the middle of the 2017 year, while sales will start near the end of 2017, or at all in the early 2019-2020 year. Prices for the current generation XC60 will start from, it is logical that the novelty prices will be slightly higher, including through its more modern filling and a specific demand.
Thus, we have not much is known about the new the XC60, as the camouflage securely hides features Novik Volvo. But for sure we can say that the crossover will be made in the new Volvo style and appearance will be similar to his older brother – the XC90, as evidenced by the use of new proprietary optical head, “Thor’s hammer”. The car will receive a large number of assistants and electronic security systems, perhaps even the autopilot, making it one of the safest cars in its class, and a powerful multimedia system also allows to claim the title of the most modern. For the XC60 will be available for quite a number of engines, working only with the automatic. Start the car sales is expected in late 2019 – early 2019-2020. Of course, the novelty will be in demand in.