The 2021 Volvo XC60 a compact luxury crossover SUV is manufactured and marketed by Swedish automaker Volvo car since 2008. It is considered to be the 60 series of Volvo automobiles. Ranked at the 7th position just behind the Volvo XC40, it is amongst the top 10 best SUV to buy in the year 2021. It offers four trim levels namely the momentum, the R-design, the Inscription, and the Polestar Engineered. Each model is characterized by an amazing quality which sets it aside with attractive performances. Some key competitors of the Volvo XC60 2021 include the Lincoln Corsair, the Acura RDX, the Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class, the Lexus NX and the BMW X3.
The Volvo XC60 Dynamic and Elegant
The 2021 Volvo XC60 exhibits a stylish interior, tasteful and elegant with 5 passenger’s seats, a 22.5 cubic feet of space behind the rear seats and 63.3 cubic feet with the rear seats folded, very large cargo space for such a model. From the interior, the Volvo XC60 is a real luxury SUV with premium materials, and active safety features which are easy to use. Other interior features include the standard dual-zone climate control, a panoramic sunroof and infotainment system with a vertical 9-inch touchscreen, Android Auto Bluetooth, Satellite Radio and 10-speaker audio system. The Volvo XC60 scores impressive mark in different test ranging, a reason to stands amongst the best.
The Volvo XC60 Performance is a must
The Volvo XC60 is a perfect bunch of performance in different categories. It comes with a 2.0-liter l-4 paired eight speed automatic transmission. But, the features of the engine depend on the model you choose, meanwhile it could be a turbocharged, Turbo and supercharged, supercharged, and electrified engine. One and most interesting feature here is the fuel economy which is ranging from 22/29mpg city/highway to 26/28mpg depending on the model.
The Volvo XC60 safety features and connectivity
This SUV has been rate with a five stars, top safety pick by the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). In fact, all the XC60 models come with good safety features including the Pedestrian detection, Lane keeping Assist, Front and Rear automatic emergency braking, Blind-spot monitoring, Automatic High Beams, Forward Collision Warning and most importantly the Volvo Pilot Assist System which facilitates steering assist in case of any mishap. The XC60 is highly connected through Volvo’s infotainment system offering a 9-inch touchscreen, an Apple CarPlay, an Android Auto available in almost all the new SUVs models and also a 10-speaker audio system which you could find again in some great SUV model like the Lincoln Navigator 2021
The 2021 Volvo XC60 Momentum Trim
The XC60 has 4 trims with spectacular features and attractive characteristics. The momentum is one of the trim known to be stylish and powerful. It differs from the Inscription model by the textured leather, it also delivers a nice technology and performance required for an adventurous drive. It is equipped with a turbocharged 2.0l 4 cylinder providing 250 horsepower and 258pound-feet of torque. Its starting price is about $40,150
The 2021 Volvo XC60 Inscription Trim
The Inscription models comes with a T6 engine which is turbocharged and supercharged 2.0-liter l-4 delivering 316 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque through an 8-speed automatic transmission. This model is considered to be highly sophisticated probably due to the presence of softer and smoother Nappa interior leather and also to the ease offered while driving. Another reason could be the fact that the inscription is more luxurious compare to the R-Design model which is sport-oriented. The starting price of the Inscription trim is nearly $47,150 a little bit expensive compare to the Momentum trim.
The 2021 Volvo XC60 R-Design Trim
The R-Design with inspiring performance, this sporting model in full package will be equipped with all the high features found in the momentum trim level and most importantly you can find here 19-inch wheels and black exterior trim as well. The driver seat of the R-Design is power adjustable with a memory feature, a four-way power lumbar support. It is equipped with a 2.0liter l-4 T6 engine, 316horsepower and 295 lb-ft of Torque. The ranging price is from $46,850
The 2021 Volvo XC60 Polestar Engineered Trim
The last but not the least is the Polestar Engineered, an electrified performance trim with a starting price $69,500. It has a powerful T8 Inline 4 cylinders’ engine producing about 415 horsepower and 494 lb-ft of Torque.