Volvo India has launched the S60 Cross Country at a sticker price of Rs 38.9 lakh (ex-showroom, Mumbai) without octroi in the country. First being showcased at the Detroit Motor Show 2015, the Volvo S60 Cross Country is a crossover sedan and gets an impressive ground clearance of 201mm that has been raised up by 65 mm compared to the standard S60.
The S60 Cross Country is based on the standard S60 and for sure also borrows some styling cues too. It measures 4,638 mm in length, 2,097 mm in width and 1,539 mm in height with wheelbase 2,774 mm. The Volvo S60 Cross Country shares some characteristic flow lines of the S60, which are extended on the crossover sedan, but with a tweak of SUV like body cladding faux brushed silver skid plates and a different grille.
Mechanically, the Volvo S60 Cross Country is being offered in one fully loaded trim sharing many other features from the standard S60. It will be powered by a 2.4-litre D4 five-cylinder diesel unit that will deliver 189 bhp and 420 Nm of torque. The diesel unit is connected to a six-speed automatic gearbox giving drive to all four wheels and a top speed of 210 kmph.
The cross country is equipped with basic alarm with Interior Movement Sensor (IMS), Personal Car Communicator with Keyless Drive, Home Safe Lighting, Power Child Lock, Rear Doors, Private Locking, Trunk, Global Open/Close Doors + Sunroof, Auto Up/Down Power Windows, All Doors, and Water Repellent Front Side Windows. Some System and features like Cruise Control, Park Assist Camera, Park Assist Front & Rear, Hill Descent Control, Hill Start Assist, Height/Length Adjustable Steering Wheel, Speed Sensitive Power Steering, Rain Sensor, Tyre Pressure Monitoring System, Navigation, and TFT Instrumentation cluster.
In terms of safety features, it gets City Safety speed up to 50 kmph, 2 Step Airbag on both Driver & Passenger Side, SIPS Airbags & Inflatable Curtains, Whiplash Protection and Seat Belt Reminder for Front Seats, Isofix - Outer Position Rear Seat, Emergency Brake Assist (EBA), Emergency Brake Light, Flashing and Intelligent Driver Information System.