The Volvo S60 has long been a favourite amongst discerning car fans. The car has a great reputation for style, reliability and economy and the new Volvo S60 2013 delivers all these things and much more.
The 2013 model of the Volvo S60 is a fast and reliable vehicle with great acceleration, provided by its turbocharged engine and smooth handling. It features a good selection of driver aid technology which is available for all trim levels and the standard model features a fantastic range of audio and driver technology which makes it a joy to drive.
Anyone who is looking for an affordable alternative to BMW and Audi in the sporty sedan market will find that the Volvo S60 is an ideal choice for them.
Sporty and Sexy
Unlike many other sedan’s on the market and, unlike many of its predecessors, the new Volvo S60 is one of the most stylish, sleek and sexy sedans out there. It oozes sporty sex appeal which makes it a great competitor to vehicles made by prestige companies such as BMW. This car certainly could never be described as boxy.
Taking this car out on the road would be a joy for anyone. The car comes with a turbocharged inline 5 cylinder engine which really makes it come alive with 250 horsepower. The 6 speed manual transmission is smooth and the 266 pound-feet of torque really packs a punch which lovers of smooth speed will really get a kick out of.
When the 6 speed shift is placed in sport position, the Volvo S60 is able to hold each gear that bit longer which, in turn , increases the revs per minute and really helps to build up the turbocharge for great effect.
Fuel economy for the Volvo S60 is fairly good and drivers can even monitor it via the S60’s dis-play to see just how much they are consuming, which is just one of the very useful gadgets that have been added to the latest S60 model for the benefit of the driver.
All in all, the S60 really is a tough car to beat.