Front-wheel drive 2015 Volvo XC60 trims get new engines for 2015 with the nickname “Drive-E.” The 2015 Volvo XC60 T5 Drive-E has a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, while the T6 Drive-E has a new 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbo and supercharged. These engines are combined with an equally new eight-speed automatic transmission. The 2015 Volvo XC60 are updated Volvo telematics systems and some changes in the standard and optional equipment. Finally, the 3.2-liter engine in the 2015 Volvo XC60 3.2 AWD will be replaced mid-year by a turbocharged five-cylinder engine (and renamed the 2015 Volvo XC60 T5 AWD) in 2015.5 models.
2015 Volvo XC60 Introduction
Family cars have a reputation for boring, while the Volvo family vehicles have the additional burden historical style cement blocks sleepy driving dynamics and an ultra-sensitive nature usually attractive for those who wear shoes and grandfather elastic waist jeans. But you can definitely expect something from the 2015 Volvo XC60. The 2015 Volvo XC60 is out for a few years and have always been very elegant style of its exterior, stylish cabin and engaging driving dynamics thought. Best of all, to disguise these characteristics, which complemented a useful vehicle with plenty of space and comfort for the family, by the results of crash tests notch.
2015 Volvo XC60 Engine
For 2015, even more attractive thanks to new engines with brisk acceleration and fuel economy leader in its class gets it. A new turbocharged four-cylinder paired with an equally new eight-speed automatic transmission and a system of stop-start the surprisingly refined engine. All this adds up to an impressive 27 mpg combined. Unfortunately, 2015 Volvo XC60 four-cylinder engines only in front-wheel drive models available to the unit, while the old-line six-cylinder engine and six-speed automatic soldier. Fortunately, the worst offender is group slowly 3.2-liter six-cylinder engine will be replaced this summer in “2015.5” XC60. A turbo five-cylinder 2.5-liter engine it replaces, and will certainly be more energy along with showing a marginal increase in fuel economy.
All in all, the 2015 Volvo XC60 one of our recommended maximum compact luxury crossover. The main attraction is the well-rounded character, so that you can share some of the best features of its main competitors: the general and family 2015 Acura RDX, Audi Q5 elegant and fuel-efficient and attractive 2015 BMW X3. Although it might be a bit expensive (especially compared to the Acura) is the XC60 a family car that deserves a very different reputation.
2015 Volvo XC60 Driving Impressions
The 2015 Volvo XC60dedicated drivers with responsive steering and handling that feels tight and controlled, even if you turn around. It is not the sportiest entry in the segment, but certainly offers more entertainment and sports drives you expect from a Volvo. At the same time slightly increases the XC60 road imperfections and provides a comfortable ride quality. We would think twice before 20-inch wheels, however, if you find available walking the result is a bit too firm.
The rest of the driving experience XC60 varies greatly with the engine and the fit is achieved. The 3.2 AWD is essentially the slowest in the small luxury crossover vehicle segment, offering impressive fuel consumption; We would recommend avoiding that. on the basis of these two drawbacks The other options in the list are much more attractive, especially new four-cylinder engines. The T5 Drive-E offers brisk acceleration and class-leading efficiency, while the 2015 Volvo XC60 T6 Drive-E converts the energy level even further with its innovative turbo compressor and power plant. The turbo 2015 Volvo XC60 T6 AWD-6 is so keen to the movement XC60, if not as fast as some competing engine update, but again significantly lower fuel consumption than the engine with 2015 Volvo XC60 front wheel drive.