An ambitious plan has been revealed by the company for Volvo XC60. The current model was introduced in 2014. The automakers have plans of introducing 9 more models by the year 2020. These new models are going to be updated significantly and they will have all the highest standards to please the audience. The 2017 Volvo XC60 is going to take place under the SUV lineup of XC90 models from the company. Some say that it is not yet confirmed whether it is going to be called the 2016 or 2017 model.
2017 Volvo XC60: Redesign Exterior and Interior
The same platform has been used for the XC60 that has been used for XC90 and it is none other than the SPA. Some of the underpinnings are same while some differ. This new generation is going to be the presentative of the second generation vehicle. This is going to be a sport oriented crossover SUV that is going to have a revealing design. The side profile of the car is short, the headlights have been reshaped, an aggressive front bumper has been added and the grille this time is large and new. A good thing is that the manufacturers have indicated a fine line between XC90 and XC60. Some of the features from XC90 are same but there is one thing for sure that big brother will remain big brother.
2017 Volvo XC60 is going to give a sportier feel and look. Of course it is going to have some similarities at the front but the vehicle is going to be completely different. This new face change will be seen in other Volvo models too. The same differentiation for styling will be carried to the new generation XC60s.
2017 Volvo XC60: Engine Specs
Moving on to the engine of 2017 Volvo XC60, there are not much significant updates available yet. It is expected that a 3 cylinder gasoline engine will be provided which will capable of producing 180 hp. It is also expected that the new engine from the Drive-E family will be provided. This engine will be capable of offering bigger and better efficiency. There are even chances that a hybrid version of engine might be provided soon. There is no official information available about the engine so far. Most of the rumors say that it will be equipped with 2 liter Drive-E four cylinder engine. Electrification will be built within the engine that will be responsible for the performance of 2017 Volvo XC60.
2017 Volvo XC60: Release Date and Price
The car is not going to be boring, it is going to be more refined. Rumorsalso say that Polestar version of this 2017 Volvo XC60 is also under consideration. It is going to get green light for the making. For better driving experience and fuel efficiency, the car will have 3 cylinder petrol engine. 2017 Volvo XC60 is going to be introduced in 2016 as the 2017 version. There is no official information about the price and release date. Fans are going to have to wait till something official is revealed by the automakers.