2014 volvo v60 is a compact executive car produced by the Swedish manufacturer Volvo since 2000. Two generations of the sedan have been produced to date. The first generation had a similar designed estate version, the V70, whereas the V60 is the estate version .Volvo’s v60 R used a Haldex all wheel drive system mated. The 2006 2007 models came with a 6 speed manual or 6 speed automatic transmission .Other aspects which set the R apart from standard S60s were the large Brembo front and rear four-piston brakes, 18 inch 5 spoke Pegasus wheels, blue faced R gauges, standard HID headlights, as well as the Four C suspension system.Four C allows the user to select from three modes Comfort, Sport, and Advanced. Comfort attempts to soften the car over bumps, while Advanced firms the suspension considerably and gives more aggressive throttle response a setting Volvo implies is for use on the race track.
2014 Volvo V60
This is accomplished through a drive by wire throttle, allowing the same pedal travel to result in different performance when the appropriate mode is selected, electronically controlled shock absorbers that can adjust themselves 500 times a second, and a complex series of sensors throughout the body of the vehicle. The Rs had three interior color options Nordkap, Gobi and a R-only leather option Atacama, available for an additional charge.2014 Volvo V60 is an unpainted, orangey coloured natural leather with a baseball glove thickness and feel.The v60 Rs have a 0.29 coefficient of drag, compared to the standard S60’s 0.28, due to the larger lower front bumper spoiler to support the secondary intercooler Another Volvo factory option for only the v60 R was a body kit which included front bumper splitters, side skirts and a rear valance, color matched to the body. The body kit was only available with certain body colors and in certain markets.
2014 Volvo V60 Wagon
The v60 R continued the tradition of R cars for Volvo beginning in 1995 with the introduction of the 850 T 5 R .The first 1,000 units of the Volvo V60 Plug in Hybrid were part of a Pure Limited edition with electric silver livery. The diesel electric car also has aero designed 17 inch wheels, integrated exhaust tailpipes and a number of bodywork features in glossy black.2014 Volvo Plug in Hybrid features a six speed automatic transmission and the front wheels are driven by a five cylinder 2.4 litre D5 turbo diesel, which produces 215 hp and maximum torque of 440 Nm. The rear axle features ERAD in the form of an electric motor producing 70 hp and maximum torque of 200 Nm, powered from a 12 kWh lithiumion battery pack.
2014 Volvo V60 Sports R
Volvo expects to achieve an all electric range of up to 50 km, and a fuel economy of 124 miles per gallon of gasoline equivalent, with carbon dioxide emissions averaging 49 g/km. The interaction between diesel and electric power is handled via a control system, and the driver has the option to choose the preferred driving mode via three buttons on the instrument panel Pure, Hybrid and Power.In Pure Mode the car runs only on its electric motor as much as possible. 2014 Volvo V60 diesel engine and electric motor interact to provide the optimal balance between driving pleasure and low environmental impact. Mode the technology is optimised to give the car the best possible performance.