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2012 Volvo V60 Hybrid Specs Revealed

The new 2012 Volvo V60 Hybrid would be made its first appearance at 2011 Geneva Motor Show. Two versions of new 2012 Volvo V60 Hybrid station wagon would be available in United States: the gas electric diesel production models and the all wheel drive station wagon plug-in hybrids. If you have been on the hunt for the car with a great mileage, you may be familiar with the fuel fired power plants and the diesel hybrid which would give you the most mpg.

Now, the Volvo company plans to combine these two elements with introduction of the car at 2011 Geneva Motor Show.

2012 Volvo V60 Hybrid Specs and Engine Performance

The car has been used for displaying the first production Volvo ever attempt at the electric power train is the latest 2012 Volvo V60 Hybrid . This car designed and built together with a Vattenfall AB, the Swedish energy company. Powered with the 2.4 Liter five cylinder diesel machines, the electric Rear Axle Drive or ERAD, and the 12 kWh lithium-ions, it can producing a total of 281 horsepower and the whopping torque of 472 lb-ft to the final result of 6.9 to 60 seconds.

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Diesel machines produce around 212 of total horses and the amount of 324 lb-ft, while electric motor was offering a 69 horsepower and 149 lb-ft. Being the plug-in hybrid, new Volvo V60 Hybrid would be feature a variety of the different driving modes ranging from the eco to the sport.  When set to sip diesel instead of swallowing it, the 2012 Volvo V60 Hybrid miles per gallon was said to return 123.8 miles per gallon to U.S. cycles and also provides up to 31 miles in electric only mode for a total of 746 miles.

2012 Volvo V60 Hybrid Features and Details

The new Volvo V60 Hybrid model that offering a more fuel efficient would be based on regular Volvo V60 wagon, featuring diesel and electric motor arrangement.  No industry or organization could address the climate challenge by itself. It was our mission to developing carbon dioxide lean vehicles, however the sustainable future should be created jointly by everyone in the community, said Stefan Jacoby Volvo in the press release.  This project demonstrates how cooperation between experts in different fields to bring us closer to transition from individual carbon dioxide lean products for climate smart lifestyle.  The 2012 Volvo V60 Hybrid station wagon course offers lots of flexibility, combining elements of both conventional diesel and hybrid electric plug-in.

It was likely that car release date would begin in early 2012. The car pricing would be announced closer to the launch date that is the set for sometime in 2012 on the European car market. However, if it would reach the U.S. was still undecided.  The 2012 Volvo V60 Hybrid was expected to be launched in Europe some time in next year, and both price and time of the launch might be discussed in Geneva debut, writes the Automobile Magazine.  The executive has proposed a 2012 Volvo V60 Hybrid PHEV can reach U.S. shores, however if not, might not maintain diesel machines.

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