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2012 Volvo V60 Wagon

December 2nd, 2010 Leave a comment Go to comments

With the intention of making outstanding sales and stand out in the sharp competition, Volvo has marched ahead with the addition of a new five door sports wagon. This wagon will be sparkling in the market with the name 2012 Volvo V60 sports wagon. The basic idea of the new architecture of 2012 Volvo V60 wagon is supported on the new S60 version therefore it is expected to carry the same attitude with advanced features to satisfy the needs of large number of buyers in the market.

The experts from Volvo have come up with clear and distinct idea of its architecture. It would be the step ahead on maturation of the new S60. The chassis of V60 are designed for thrilling sporty experience. The 2012 Volvo V60 will be available in two distinct architectures. One is the latest dynamic architecture as a standard in European market and the other with touring architecture as standard in other than European market. The architectures are distinct from each other with respect to dampers, front and rear frames.

The new 2012 Volvo V60 will arrive with eight engine options comprising of five petrol engines and 3 diesel engines. The T6 petrol engine with 3.0 liter displacement incorporated with 6 cylinders can generate 304 bhp at the torque of 440 Nm. The 2.0T and T5 engines comes with the assembly of 2.0 liter displacement and 4 cylinders to produce 203 bhp and 240 bhp respectively and the torque of 300 Nm and 320 Nm. The T4 and T3 engine versions carry the mechanical pack of 1.6 liter displacement with 4 cylinders to produce 180 and 150 bhp and a torque of 240 Nm each.

The diesel engine versions also make a part of choice between two five cylinder turbocharger engines. The D5 version with twin turbo is powered to produce 205 horsepower and a torque of 420 Nm. With this the acceleration is attended from 0 to 100 Km/h in just 7.9 seconds. The D3 version carrying 2.0 liter and 5 cylinder can generate 160 bhp at the torque of 400 Nm. With this the acceleration is attended from 0 – 100 Km/h in 9.4 seconds. Both the diesel versions are featured with six speed automatic transmission and the option to select six speed manual transmission. The D5 version is standard with automatic transmission mechanism mated with All Wheel Drive technology. The latest DRIVe version will be available with 2012 V60 comprising of 1.6 liter displacement to produce 115 bhp and a torque of 270 Nm. It will be standard with six speed manual transmission.

The interiors are lavishly designed with driver centric cabin and offering comfortable accommodation for five passengers. The rear seat is added with 40/20/40 split functionality to enhance the cargo floor. 2012 Volvo V60 prompts the advanced functionality of pedestrian detection. The city safety feature is unique as the brakes are automatically operated if the drive fails to control the wagon. The cruise control and vehicle stability control are the standard safety features.

2012 Volvo V60 sport wagon is designed to face the sharp edged competition and stand firm with all innovative tough built paired with advanced safety features for added comfort to rule over the minds of car enthusiasts.

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