The Volvo S60 is among the carmaker’s hottest choices and now it’s accessible with a plug-in hybrid powertrain possibility.
The hybrid is offered within the unique R-Design Plus trim – with the T5 petrol engine additionally now accessible on this trim too.
Different fashions function improved premium supplies within the inside, together with leather-based upholstery, driftwood inside inlays in addition to heated and cooling seats.
Engines for the Volvo S60
Engines for the Volvo S60 now sees the present T5 turbocharged unit producing 250 HP being joined by T8 twin-engine plug-in hybrid which has all-wheel drive.
The 303 HP from the petrol engine is now boosted with the 87 HP from the electrical motor for a mixed output of 390 HP.
This may see efficiency for the hybrid delivering a zero to 62 mph dash time of four.6 seconds.
The all-electric vary is as much as 36 miles and emissions are from 36g/km. On the mixed cycle, gasoline economic system for the hybrid is a powerful 177 mpg.
The T8 twin-engine, as with the T5, is mated to an eight-speed automated transmission.
Trim ranges for the Volvo S60
The trim ranges for the Volvo S60 will see the R-Design Version being changed by the R-Design Plus and there’s a brand new providing with the Inscription Plus variant.
The large distinction for drivers is that the R-Design Plus affords a deal with the driving expertise and that’s all the way down to stiffer springs and thicker anti-roll bars.
The journey top can be decrease and different options embody a head-up show, a alternative of alloy wheels, gearshift paddles and half leather-based sport seats.
The Inscription Plus trim delivers extra luxurious and what’s undoubtedly a Scandinavian-inspired inside.
The S60 additionally options adaptive dampers so drivers can choose how agency the suspension must be to ship the form of dynamics to fulfill their private driving preferences.
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This new providing is constructed within the US and it’s the primary trendy Volvo that won’t be accessible with a diesel engine possibility.
A part of that is all the way down to the agency’s dedication to electrification nevertheless it nonetheless options a lot of occupant safety know-how.
The brand new fashions for the Volvo S60 can be found now from £37,935 on the highway and it nonetheless delivers the luxurious and cozy drive that it has develop into famend for.