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2015 Volvo V60 Finally U.S. in January With Four-Cylinder Engine

2015 V60. | September 11, 2013 | Cars North America, LLC


Just the Facts:

The 2015 V60 goes on sale in the U.S. in 2014.

It’s the first to get the automaker’s all-new 2.0-liter but will also come five- and six-cylinder engines.

will be announced in October.

France More than years after its launch in the Volvo V60 wagon will go on sale in the U.S. The 2015 V60 hits dealerships in January It will be the first Volvo to use the new 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine.

Of course, this is not just any engine. Rather, it’s of a new family of all-aluminum, direct-injected and diesel engines, all 2.0 liters in that Volvo hopes form the backbone of a simplified strategy for years to come. the U.S. will get only the engine, which Volvo to offer in four states of

The most potent version use both a supercharger (for response) and a turbocharger (for at high rpm) to deliver 302 and 295 pound-feet of torque. It will be in the S60 and XC60, most likely early in the 2015 model (in the January to February time The base front-wheel-drive V60 will get a powerful version of the new 2.0-liter uses only a single and is rated at 240 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque.

You’ll also see the 240-hp in base versions of the S60, XC60 and XC70.

Included all the new 2.0-liter engines is an Aisin-Warner-sourced automatic transmission with shifters. Vehicles with engine also make the to electric-assist power steering, improves efficiency and allows to offer an active lane-keeping system. Volvo pegs acceleration at 6.1 seconds for 2015 V60s with the 240-hp inline-4 and eight-speed automatic.

The company anticipates a 29 mpg combined EPA as well.

Although Volvo is to transition to an all-four-cylinder-engine lineup the next few years, initially the V60 also be offered with the familiar five- and six-cylinder as well. All-wheel-drive V60 wagons use both a turbocharged 2.5-liter (250 hp, 266 lb-ft) and a turbo inline-6 (325 hp, 354 lb-ft). engines will pair a carryover six-speed automatic.

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No gearbox will be offered.

as the V60’s lines are, officials are eager to snuff out the wagon stigma before it Joe Haslem, brand manager for the V60 and XC60, carefully refers to it as a wagon and an S60 with a larger cargo area.

Volvo sales have mightily in the United States in years, but withholding desirable from the U.S. is not the solution to the Peter Mertens, Volvo’s vice president of research and indicated in an interview this at the 2013 Frankfurt Auto .

There were decisions a long time ago for cars not shipped or not being sold in the which I think were a and we need to try to fix that, Mertens Edmunds .

We have difficulties with the strong Swedish kronor the dollar, but we need to get our act together in the and do a better job and follow the market.

I believe very much [the V60] will be a in the U.S. even though wagons are known not to be as liked as were a long time But this is not really a station This is more like a wagon, and I think it will well suit the taste of our customers.

While meeting members of the media in France, noted, We expect growth the launch of the V60] to be almost incremental.

Edmunds says: Times are for Volvo in the United States. You can out by purchasing this lovely wagon.

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