Volvo S60 Cross Country launched at INR 38.9 lakhs – IAB Report
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Comes with AWD and 18-inch alloy wheels as standard.
The Volvo S60 Cross Country has been launched in India at a price of 38.9 lakhs (ex-showroom, Mumbai without Octroi). It is a sedan tweaked for rough-road capabilities with the ground clearance jacked-up to 201 mm and offers All-Wheel Drive system as standard.
The Volvo S60 CC debuted at the 2015 North American International Auto Show (2015 Detroit Auto Show). It is powered by Volvo’s five-cylinder 2.4-liter diesel powertrain that offers 190 hp of maximum power and 420 Nm of peak torque. The AWD is equipped with DSTC (Dynamic Stability and Traction Control) and Advanced Stability Control. The S60 CC is based on the same platform as the S60 sedan. The chassis is raised by 65 mm to achieve the SUV-like ground clearance of 201 mm.
The sedan-cross country features laser assisted automatic braking that now functions at speeds upto 50 km/h, EBD, EBA, Hill Descent Control and Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF). The security features include basic alarm with Interior Movement Sensor (IMS), Personal Car Communicator with Keyless Drive, Home Safe Lighting, and Water Repellent Front Side Windows.
The support systems offered on the S60 CC include cruise control, reverse parking camera, Hill Start Assist, tilt and reach adjustable steering wheel, rain sensor, Tyre Pressure Monitoring System and Navigation.
The safety systems offered are 2 step airbag (driver and passenger side), SIPS airbags and inflatable curtains, whiplash protection (front seats), Pyrotechnical Pretensioners (front/rear all positions), and Isofix on outer position rear seats.
The Volvo S60 CC is offered in five colours – Rich Java, Osmium Grey, Crystal White, Bright Silver and Onyx Black.