Sweden based luxury car manufacturer, Volvo Cars, launched their
latest offering for the Indian market, the new XC 60 SUV in India. The XC 60
has been one of the most successful models for Volvo in India and the brand new
model of the SUV has been launched by the manufacturer in India --Volvo Auto
India ---for a start price of Rs. 55.90 lakh (ex-showroom India). Volvo has
sold more than 1 million units of the XC 60 globally and makes up for almost
one third of Volvo's sales in India. The new XC 60 has been introduced with
features like air suspension and radar based safety as standard.
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Powering the XC60 SUV is a D5 AWD diesel mill which produces 235hp
and 480Nm of torque, the engine has been mated to an 8-speed automatic
transmission and also comes with paddle shifts. The new XC60 has been designed
with an athletic sculpture. The Swedish manufacturer has incorporated the
signature Thor's hammer headlamp design and a redesigned LED tail lamp. The
interior of the SUV boasts of luxurious and exquisite materials adorning the
cabin. Charles Frump, Managing
Director, Volvo Auto India, said, “The XC60 is not only one of our largest
selling models globally but has been received well in India too. We are confident that the all new XC60 with
its segment defining features, modern Scandinavian design and luxury will prove
to be an attractive proposition for customers.”
incorporated the new IntelliSafe technologies in the XC60 which help protect
the occupants inside the car as well as people outside. The system helps the
driver detect pedestrians and cyclists. While driving till speeds of upto
50kmph, the City Safety collision avoidance technology helps in braking and
automatically applies the brakes if you are about to hit another vehicle
infront of you. Volvo has also added Electronic Stability Control, Street Assist, Oncoming Lane Mitigation, Blind
Spot Indication System with steer assist function, Bowers & Wilkins Sound
System with 15 speakers, Panoramic Sunroof, Air suspension, 4 zone climate
control, Nappa leather, front seat ventilation and massage function with
electrically operated extenders, 12.3' infotainment cluster, heads up display,
park assist, hands free tailgate, distance alerts and a lot more.
Volvo is also
providing different driving modes on the new XC60, they include - Eco, Comfort,
Dynamic, Off-Road and Individual. The company is offering the new XC60 in 4
different exterior colours (Crystal White Pearl, Black Max, Havana Brown and
Pine Grey) and 3 interior colour options (Amber, Maroon Brown and Blond).
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