Volvo is ready for the 2014 refresh of its vehicle models from the series 60. Refreshments applies to new vehicle design and the other improvements related to reducing fuel consumption , innovative new technology then Sensus Touch Connected system with a unique online capabilities and even the comfortable sports seats .
Lex Kerssemakers , senior vice president of product strategy says that this is so far the greatest refreshment of the existing models in the company’s history . What in the Volvo stand out is the emphasis to details . The details that have made some of the best selling models such as the S60 and XC60 even more to get quality.
2014 Volvo S60 design
New dynamic design 2014 Volvo S60 emphasizes its sporty nature . Changed the front of the car and the new light body enhancing performance of this mode. The grille is wider than before, and the last part of the model is enriched with new LED lights. Of course Volvo S60 is retained distinctive Scandinavian form with clear-cut and clean surfaces.
The interior of the Volvo S60 are noticeable changes in the form of new color fabrics, new wooden inserts , roof and metal frame placed on the air vents and switches. The interior of this model radiates warmth and the colors are very nice fit with the light on the controls. We must say that there are four versions of the new Volvo S60 and Touring , Dynamic, Four-C and lowered Sport version .
2014 Volvo S60 engine
When we talk about the powertrain should be noted that the Volvo S60 comes with a 1.6L GTDI T4 engine that develops 180 horsepower and T3 version that develops 150 horsepower . As already mentioned, Volvo has paid special attention to fuel economy in a package with environmental efficiency . Thus, the average consumption of D2 four-cylinder diesel engine , paired with a manual transmission, reduced to only 4 liters per 100 kilometers , corresponding to CO2 emissions of just 106 g / km. The same engine with automatic transmission consumes slightly more – 4.1 liter and emits 107 g / km of CO2. We must recognize that this information may sound pretty impressive.
2014 Volvo S60 safety system
The 2014 Volvo S60 model has a variety of security features that will ensure that this model is one of the safest on the roads , that only some of them: the City Safety automatic braking , then a system to detect pedestrians on automatic braking, then the BLIS warning system for vehicles in the blind corner , and there is a Cross Traffic Alert system to alert oncoming vehicles on the side, and Road Sign recognition System Information traffic signs . All of these systems were consolidated under the name IntelliSafe that Volvo uses for all its active safety systems .