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Volvo revamps S60, V60 and for 2013

By Ollie Kew

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19 February 2013

Volvo has taken a scalpel to six of the models, reworking the styling and their on-board infotainment. only being on sale summer 2010, the S60. V60 and have been stripped of quad-light styling. There are more subtle changes for the

XC70 and S80 models.

What’s new on the ’60 2013 Volvos?

The front-end has been reworked, with the S60 V60 estate and XC60 crossover their four-eyed headlights in of simple one-piece clusters, the V40 hatchback’s. There’s also some slight grille and new LED daytime running lights.

You can now spec 19-inch wheels on the S60 and though the tyre profile the same as an 18-inch wheel’s to the ride comfort. The XC60 the same sidewall trick and now 20s as an option. S60 and V60 models are now offered Volvo’s lowered sports option, though if it’s like the lowered, stiffer V40 it might be a bit of a knobbly ride.

The XC60 has also had all its black trim binned in favour of trim, and has new trim option too. On the dynamics front, is now standard on the XC60, which the inside wheels during to quell understeer and tighten the line.

Inside the S60, V60 and Volvo is introducing g its ‘Sensus’ touchscreen interface, which, in a nod to the cold-weather Scandinavian origins, can be while wearing gloves. connectivity and downloadable apps are into the system, which can be retro-fitted to 2011-onwards model Volvos via a downloadable dealer

The adaptive dashboard instrument is carried over from the V40 to the S60, V60 and XC60, complete switchable, ‘Eco’, ‘Elegance’ and modes. Eco mode gives you an meter’ and a green display, ‘Dynamic’ turns the whole red and brings up a big rev-counter and XXL speed ‘Elegance’ is the best compromise, you have to put up with a brown-tint to instruments.

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The XC60’s black exterior trim is binned in of body-colour trim, and has fresh options inside too. On the front, torque-vectoring is now standard on the which brakes the inside during cornering to quell and tighten the soft-roader’s line.

Are there any engine improvements in the ’60 Volvos?

The fuel consumption of the four-cylinder D2 diesel in the Volvo S60 a manual gearbox has been to 70.6mpg and 106g/km of CO2. The models scores 68.9mpg and 107 The V60 estate trails its saloon slightly in all figures.

Auto can now be specced with steering paddleshifters for do-it-yourself ratio-swapping.

The D5 (212bhp) and the D4 (161bhp) versions, with a manual gearbox and drive, are now cleaner, returning 139 and 53.3mpg. Petrol engine also improve slightly the board.

What’s new on the V70, XC70 and

The ageing large cars in range have updated graphics front and rear, and the interface inside. Engines been tweaked for better economy and CO2 performance too. no update for the big XC90 SUV because seven-seater school bus is due for a full in 2014, with a butch new and a plug-in hybrid option.

Volvo V60 Electric Cars
Volvo V60 Electric Cars
Volvo V60 Electric Cars
Volvo V60 Electric Cars
Volvo V60 Electric Cars
Volvo V60 Electric Cars
Volvo V60 Electric Cars
Volvo V60 Electric Cars

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