Tweaks for Volvo S60 and V60 for 2014

Tweaks for Volvo S60 and V60 for 2014

Diverse new S60 and V60 line-up gets make-over but still starts under $50,000.

Tweaks for Volvo S60 and V60 for 2014
The 2014 Volvo S60 R Design.

Volvo has released pricing and specification information for the new-look S60 and V60.

The diverse range will be priced from $49,990 and top out at $78,140 for the all-wheel drive V60 T6 R-Design.

The biggest changes introduced by Volvo include a newly redesigned face on the S60, a new range of alloy wheels, an interior make-over that has seen the cabin ‘simplified’ and new upholstery colours utilized.

Sporty models also pick up new sports seats and gearshift paddles now come as standard on the S60 T6 R-Design and V60 T6 R-Design, while they are offered as an option on all T4 engine cars.

Being Volvo models safety systems have also been upgraded with new Pedestrian and Cyclist Detection added to Volvo’s detection and auto brake technology.

Finally, Volvo has confirmed engine choices remain the same for 2014 models – 1.6 and 2.0 litre four-cylinder petrol, 3.0 litre V6 petrol and the 2.0 litre turbo-diesel five-cylinder power-plant.

Joel Helmes