The new Volvo XC60 2017 debuts in Geneva

The new generation of the Volvo XC60 had its official debut at the Geneva motor show. With an exterior styling that is similar to the XC90 debuts conduction system of semi-autonomous assistance and direction to mitigate frontal crashes.

Andl Geneva motor show has been the venue chosen by Volvo for the international debut of the new generation of the XC60. It is the next generation of the compact SUV from the Swedish brand, which is completely renewed after nine years on the market.

The new Volvo XC60 2017 uses the same modular platform SPA which is used by the XC90. Aesthetically, the XC60 takes on the identity of the most recent models of the brand, including the wide grille, light clusters with the signature of light ‘hammer of Thor’ and a lag in the highlighting riders in the rear of a vertical arrangement, all details that transform it into a sort of ‘younger brother’ of the XC90.

In where the spare generation becomes more evident is in the interior, because the interior is updated by adopting a higher quality and new technologies. The surfaces have been coated with quality materials, while the endowment has as one of its strongest points to the security.

it is Within this last section includes a system that can automatically move the steering wheel to avoid a collision, detection of objects in blind spot, lane keeping and the conduction system of semi-autonomous Pilot Assist, that you can take care by itself of the direction, braking and accelerating while traveling at speeds under 130 km/h.

The offer of engines will include several alternatives to gasoline and diesel. Among the first you can opt for the T5 with 254 HP, T6 320 HP and the plug-in hybrid T8 Twin Engine with 407 HP. As to the diesel alternatives will be the D4 with 190 HP and D5 PowerPulse 235 HP.

The production of new Volvo XC60 will take place in the plant that the brand has in Torslanda, Sweden, from the next month of April. By the time the information provided by Volvo has been very basic, but we hope to have more details as the date gets closer to the start of your marketing.