Volvo is all set to introduce its next-generation powerful SUV the 2018 XC60. The SUV will be introduced tomorrow. The vehicle looks quite similar to the XC90, but it comes with different specification. The 2018 XC60 comes with blind-spot detection, cross traffic alert, lane keeping assistance, dynamic LED headlights that turn with the steering’s movements, 360-degree parking sensors, an action cam-quality 360-degree camera and many more.
The new XC60 will have a 235hp, 2.0-litre D5 diesel engine and an eight-speed automatic gearbox with all-wheel drive. As per the report, the SUV will be available only with the 2.0-litre D5 engine. Later the company will introduce its 320hp T6 petrol and 407hp T8 Twin-Engine petrol-hybrid engine variant of the 2016 XC60.
The 2018 XC60 will come with air suspension, a Bowers & Wilkins audio system, Nappa leather upholstery, heads-up display and large 19-inch alloy wheels. This will surely grab the attention of car lovers. The car is equipped with a radar-based safety system. This will be the second Volvo car in India to have this safety system.
The vehicle is equipped with high-quality seats and come with heat, ventilation and massage function to give best comfortable driving experience. The 2018 XC60 SUV has a large 12.3-inch touchscreen infotainment system and comes with the steering mounted audio control system which will give more convenient way to operate the system. The XC60 is expected to come with black and beige color variants and will have the high-quality leather work. Along with these, it comes with 4 zone climate control and 15speaker bowers.
The 2018 XC60 is 44mm longer, 11mm wider and 55mm lower than the other Volvo cars. It comes with 91mm wheelbase.
The XC60 will give a stiff competition to the Land Rover Discovery Sport and Mercedes GLC, the Audi Q5 and BMW X3, Lexus NX. All these vehicles are set to be launched in 2018.