Since for a long time ago, there is an assumption that the sedan is the car that not suitable to be ridden to traverse difficult terrain road. But, now this assumption has been denied by 2016 Volvo S60 Cross Country, this is cross country variant of sedan S60. S60 Cross Country will appear as a sedan with high ground clearance and scheduled for launch at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show.
The difference between 2016 Volvo S60 Cross Country and the standard version of the S60 is the increased ground clearance height of 65 mm and has All Wheels Drive system. Meanwhile, for Fender space equipped with the wheels 18 or 19 inches in diameter with high quality tires in order to enhance comfort while driving and capability to traverse difficult terrain road and simultaneously muffling noise.
Regarding the engine of Volvo S60 Cross Country, there will be available in three engine choices consist of two petrol and one diesel. The highest variant is T5 AWD with engine of five cylinders gasoline 2.0 liter turbo with 250 hp power for the North American and European markets, while in Russia only powered 246 hp due to tax reason. Volvo S60 Cross Country will be marketed starting at the next summer in 2015, which will also be available in a choice of D4 diesel engine five cylinders 2.4-liter with AWD system.