2019 Volvo XC60 Review, Design, Interior, Price The 2019 Volvo XC60 is soon coming to the markets, also it includes a more muscular layout. This SUV is still known for its good-looking exterior, strength and luxurious cabin. Volvo XC60 has existed for ten decades. Last big overhaul happened in 2014, so the manufacturer decided to do it last year. The new-gen vehicle came out of the factory since then, using a new design both inside and out. There’s a new safety system and ventilation system is much enhanced.
2019 Volvo XC60 Design and Review
The Volvo’s”Scalable Product Architecture” design speech, XC60 gained a large benefit. The front grille is more prominent and brightly between the headlights. The grille no longer features horizontal bars, but fresh vertical slats. The headlights are fresh also, with a thinner design.
The fog lights have been moved even lower into the outer corners and the hood looks more rounded. To finish the aggressiveness, front edge has been toned down and accented by another body line which runs through the whole body. The side view mirrors are mounted to the doors and are placed a little lower.
The doors obtained some cutout and with more chrome stuff. In the trunk, new LED taillights are put on the corners but they stretch all of the ways into the back hatch. The rear fascia is emphasized by some chrome inserts and it comes with new body lines.
2019 Volvo XC60 Interior and Safety
The 2019 Volvo XC60 suffered some huge changes within the cabin. The dash has new details and it seems flatter. A brand new infotainment screen is inserted too, and the vents are placed in the center stack. The display is still vertical but the vents are the exact same size as the screen. Between center stack and the middle console is couple new buttons. The difference is that a center console is now under the dash, which provides XC60 more modern appearance.
Chairs are top-notch with great adjustment features and support. The back seats are comfy and three adults can fit easily. Behind that’s a spacious cargo area, and third-row seats are now just optional. Volvo XC60 is a well-equipped SUV, such as leather seats, a panoramic moonroof, and 9-inch infotainment touchscreen. Bowers & Wilkins sound system and a few tech features like Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are standards.
The upcoming monster has become safer in the past to year. With the attributes like Lane Departure Warning, Airbag Occupancy Sensor, Curtain 1st And 2nd Row Airbags, Driver Knee Airbag, Rear Child Safety Locks, Rear Center 3 Point, Height Adjusters and Pretensioners and Back-Up Camera, this model is safer than ever before.
2019 Volvo XC60 Engine
Volvo XC60 comes with three powertrain choices. The customers can select between two quite similar engines and a hybrid vehicle. The first engine on the list is a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder unit with 250 HP and 260 lb-ft of torque. The next engine is 2.0-liter supercharged four-cylinder, with 320 HP and 295 lb-ft of torque. Both motors are coming together with AWD and 8-speed automated transmission.
The model that is also quite popular is 2019 Volvo XC60 T8. This one includes many improvements. Especially, its engine is the Hybrid one. The motor is a 2.0-liter turbocharged/supercharged four-cylinder with a plug-in hybrid vehicle. This electrical motor that connects to the back tires generated 87 horsepower and 177 lb-ft of torque. Combined this hybrid vehicle is developing an entire output of 400 HP and 470 lb-ft of torque.
Hybrid runs onto a lithium-ion-battery-powered electric motor. According to Volvo, it’s able to run from 0 to 60 mph in under 5 sec. It’ll match 8-speed automatic gearbox. The version that requires all attention is powerful 2019 Volvo XC60 T8 with Polestar bundle. This package comes with much more energy than conventional Volvo XC60 T8 version.
With its plug-in hybrid vehicle, it includes 21 HP over base one XC60 T8 model. The entire output is unbelievable 421 HP. If we contrast this numbers it’ll have 34 horsepower less than the base model of Corvette (C7). The Polestar performance package on the XC60 T8 will give this car far more. Furthermore, there an upgrade of gearbox and throttle response to give stronger driving experience. The manufacturer also claims that will have a same electric range of 27.96 miles like the base XC60 plug-in hybrid.
2019 Volvo XC60 Price and Release Date
The price of Volvo XC60 starts at $42,000. T6 model together with the more sophisticated engine will cost around $45,000, and plug-in hybrid T8 model at $52,000. The 2019 Volvo XC60 must come out at a 1 year time.