|2019 Volvo S60|
2019 Volvo S60 Volvo Cars, the top class vehicle maker, found out the brand new Volvo S60 mid-size premium sports sedan at the business enterprise's first US manufacturing plant in Charleston, South Carolina.
The new Charleston plant is officially inaugurated. The blended car launch and manufacturing facility beginning enhance Volvo Cars' commitment to the US, an crucial marketplace for the corporation and its new top rate sports sedan. The new Volvo S60 is the primary Volvo vehicle made inside the US.
"The new S60 is one of the maximum interesting Volvo automobiles we have ever made," said Håkan Samuelsson, president and chief executive of Volvo Cars. "It is a real driving force's car that gives us a sturdy position in the US and China sedan markets, growing extra increase possibilities for Volvo Cars."
The new Volvo S60 is the first Volvo automobile to be sold with out a diesel offer, signalling the employer's enterprise-leading commitment to electrification and a protracted-term future past the conventional combustion engine. In 2017 Volvo Cars changed into the primary worldwide car maker to announce its method that from 2019 all new fashions will be electrified.
Two turbo-charged and remarkable-charged plug-in hybrid petrol engines could be available in the new S60: Volvo's T6 Twin Engine AWD plug-in hybrid that generates a combined 340hp, and the award-prevailing T8 Twin Engine AWD plug-in hybrid that delivers 400hp. Volvo's established T5 and T6 petrol engines may be available at release.
In a primary for the segment, clients can access the brand new S60 via Volvo Cars' new premium subscription service Care via Volvo, which gives automobile access and not using a down fee via a monthly flat-charge subscription in preference to ownership. Care via Volvo makes having a automobile as obvious, smooth and problem free as having a phone.
"The energetic chassis and force modes supply terrific manipulate and an engaged performance that makes this a driving force's automobile," stated Henrik Green, senior vice president for studies and development at Volvo Cars. "It additionally brings the acclaimed generation from our ninety Series and different 60 Series vehicles into this segment, making it one of the excellent sports activities sedans available on the market."
The new Volvo S60 stocks Volvo Cars' personal Scalable Product Architecture (SPA) platform, safety era and infotainment gadget with the new V60 top rate mid-length estate, launched earlier this yr, in addition to the one of the best 90 Series vehicles and award-triumphing XC60, all of that have completed enterprise-leading safety ratings. This makes the brand new S60 one of the most secure automobiles on the street.
The City Safety with Autobrake technology assists the driving force in keeping off ability collisions, and is the only system on the market to recognize pedestrians, cyclists and big animals. In a international first for the mid-size sedan segment, City Safety now additionally engages automobile braking to mitigate oncoming collisions.
The non-obligatory Pilot Assist device - which helps the motive force with steerage, acceleration and braking on nicely-marked roads up to 130km/h - has been upgraded with progressed cornering performance. The Volvo S60 also consists of Run-off Road Mitigation, Oncoming Lane Mitigation and other steering assistance structures. The non-compulsory Cross Traffic Alert with autobrake further enhances protection for people outside and inside the auto.
Volvo Cars' Sensus Connect infotainment gadget is completely well matched with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and 4G, and continues drivers linked always. The intuitive manipulate is a pill-fashion contact display interface that combines vehicle features, navigation, connected services and in-car amusement apps.
Electrified versions of the brand new S60 also offer a overall performance managing upgrade called Polestar Engineered - developed via Volvo Cars' electric overall performance arm, Polestar.
Polestar Engineered is to be had exclusively at the T8 Twin Engine plug-in hybrid and is a entire offer that improvements the automobile's wheels, brakes, suspension and engine manipulate unit, boosting the Volvo S60 T8 combined output to 415hp.