Volvo XC60, A car worth galvanizing for, changes for 2021

Volvo XC60, A car worth galvanizing for, changes for 2021

XC 90, Volvo

With the effortless drive and the ‘Scandinavian’ profile of the ‘Volvo’, the effortless luxury surpasses the ordinary. Options made available are to be chosen from a trio of powertrains wherein a T5 comes as standard whereas a supercharged and a turbo-charged are some of the technical flavors of the T6 profile.

But a T8 variant jumps out as an optional thing and altogether these all the powertrains provide an impressive fuel economy and power.

Pressurizing the rivals like BMW, Audi, and Mercedez and a duplex room of driver assistance features the ‘Volvo’ comes with.

A 12.3 and a 9.0 digital gauge display and an infotainment cluster come as standard respectively and accordingly.

What’s Beneath The Bonnet Of 2021?

Volvo has discarded the amenity of the ‘AM Radio’ but to those inclined to stuff like this would be lent with an option to work with the app named ‘Tune In’ that comes as embedded with the infotainment cluster.

Standard features set about in the Volvo XC60 are raised below

  • Rear cross-traffic alert
  • Blind-spot monitoring
  • Wireless smartphone charging
  • Front parking sensors 
  • Power folding ORVMs
  • 19-inch wheel design
  • LED headlights


A couple of modifications have moved down the veins of the ‘R-Design’ model and the most opulency driven trim named ‘luxurious inscription’ receives the lounge package forging the ways of massaging with seats, Nubuck, and leather-wrapped sun visors.

‘Savile Grey Metallic’ goes now as changed what was older existing with the name of ‘Bursting Blue’, the color hues have received a tweak.

Engine That Runs The Luxury

Not much of the engine options come as a happy and cheerful offering from the house of ‘Volvo’ but a trio lot of T5, T6, and t8 come as nailed in the ‘Volvo XC60’, and all have tied the knot with an eight-speed automatic transmission.

The most prevailing wheel drive is the ‘Front-Wheel-Drive’ which is set about as standard but nearing the other versions like T8 and T6 have a powerful take on ‘All-Wheel-Drive’.

Down the layer of the ‘hard to own’ Volvo T5 XC60 comes an engine that works out really well with the 2.0 liter, 4 cylinders, 250 horsepower, and akin to that is the T6, working identical in terms of power generation and an exciting amount of 316 horses work under the command.

The T8 version which is the ‘Plug-In-Hybrid’ model of the Volvo V60 shares a pair of engine styling with that of the T6 and juices out nearly 400 horsepower or rather a couple more with the engineered model.

A Take On Security And Safety Features

Plucking straight-away a ‘5-Star Rating’ and snatching confidently the ‘Top Safety Pick’ is the success story of the Volvo XC90 under the roof of the NHTSA and the IIHS which are better known stretched as National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and Insurance Institue Of Highway Safety.

Some driver assistance features and other key safety features are jotted below

  • Pedestrian detection with automated emergency braking
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Semi-autonomous driving mode
  • Lane-keeping assist
  • Lane departure warning system

Luxury Vehicles, Luxury Pricing

Highly costing vehicles, the one that not juices out your money vaults but rather sucks it and absorbs every bit of it, those opulent cars as worthy as the Volvo XC60, doesn’t come as easy and convenient.

Prepare yourself to own the XC60, gazing at the pricelist won’t cost you a penny though.

Volvo XC60’s Trims Prices
XC 60 Momentum $42,795
XC 60 R Design $48,945
XC 60 Inscription $50,295
XC 60 Inscription Expression $54,595
XC 60 Polestar $70,595