The all-new 2021 Volvo S60 is an ultimate luxury sedan that has been packed with cutting-edge drivetrain technologies and advanced safety features. The Winner of IIHS Top Safety Pick + Award has been available in the UAE in three exclusive trim levels (Momentum, Inscription, and R-Design). The luxury sedan offers two engine options to car enthusiasts which are 1.7-liter engine and 2.0-liter.
The compact premium sedan has been laced with a wide variety of safety features, making no compromise on the safety of its occupants. The smooth handling and ease of driving has been accentuated, on the other hand, thanks to the availability of cutting-edge driver-assistance systems.
The luxury appeal of the Volvo S60 has been enhanced by the stylish interior and exterior design elements. The spectacular combination of Scandinavian design and modern Swedish luxury has been accentuated with its exuberant exterior that features unique grille on the front and sleek silhouette. On the inside, the premium materials and fine trimmings offer unprecedented comfort and convenience to occupants.
The 2021 Volvo S60 offers a complete package to luxury car buyers when it comes to advanced drivetrain technologies, versatile in-cabin amenities and impressive performance.
Here is a review of the 2021 Volvo S60 with a closer look at its design, performance, safety features and a lot more.
Design of the 2021 Volvo S60
The all-new 2021 Volvo S60 is a premium sedan that demands a second look from the onlookers with its signature design elements. The progressive appeal of the vehicle has been enhanced with its signature Thor’s Hammer design full-LED headlights and unique grille. The interior of the vehicle boasts a luxury appeal, thanks to the stunning Scandinavian craftsmanship, uncluttered cabin and fine trimmings.
Sporty yet elegant, the 2021 Volvo S60 is a compact luxury sedan that boasts an authoritative road presence with its athletic stance. The exuberant exterior of the vehicle exudes a progressive appeal, thanks to its sporty bumpers, gloss black inserts, and unique grille with horizontal mesh. The stylish front grille of the premium sedan has been flanked by full-LED headlights with signature Thor’s Hammer design. In addition, the all-new Volvo S60 features also features daytime running lights with daylight sensor, and fog lamps to make driving hassle-free in low visibility conditions.
The vehicle’s authoritative presence on the road has been accentuated with its dynamic exterior design elements that features well-defined character-line and sharp lines. The athletic stance of the Volvo S60 has been improved with its 20-inch 10-spoke alloy wheels with diamond-cut finish. On the other hand, the luxury appeal has been validated with a laminated panoramic moonroof with a power sunshade and power adjustable exterior rear-view mirror. The vehicle is made to look sporty and versatile with dual integrated tailpipes and stylish taillights.
The fine interior of the 2021 Volvo S60 has been beautifully crafted with a luxurious Scandinavian design and fine trimming. The vehicle makes a bold statement about comfort and convenience with its quality materials that feature Iron Ore décor panels and leather Seats. The aesthetic appeal of the cabin has been improved with extensive soft-touch materials, unique steering wheel and Volvo’s tablet-style infotainment system in a choice of wood, metal and graphite colors.
The luxury sedan features a wide range of in-cabin amenities that validates its premium appeal such as Contour Seats in Nappa Leather, multi-directional lumbar support and adjustable cushion extension. On the other hand, the driver-oriented cabin of the vehicle comes packed with advanced technologies and entertainment features. Some of these include 9-inch Sensus Touchscreen, steering wheel remote control, Sensus Connect, and 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster display. In addition, the Graphical Head-up Display of the driver-focused cabin projects information on the lower part of the windshield to enhance ease of driving.
The 2021 Volvo S60 cabin has been laced with a variety of infotainment features, thanks to Harman Kardon Premium Sound System with 14 Hi-fi Speakers, and The Bowers & Wilkins Audio System with 15 Separate High-end Speakers and 10-speakers High Performance Audio System. In addition to this, to meet the unique needs of contemporary car enthusiasts the luxury sedan also comes with 9-inch Infotainment Screen with smartphone compatibility, Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB) and wireless device charging. The other top-of-the-line in-cabin technologies of the 2021 Volvo S60 include 4-zone Climate Control System, electric mirrors, Tacho Meter, Electronic Multi Tripmeter and digital odometer to make commuting pleasurable for all the occupants.
Performance of the 2021 Volvo S60
The 2021 Volvo S60 is a high-performance luxury sedan that is available in the UAE with two engine options (2.0-liter and 1.7-liter engine) and three exclusive trim levels (Momentum, Inscription, and R-Design). These powerful engine options of the all-new 2021 Volvo S60 feature an 8-speed Geartronic automatic transmission.
The 2.0-litre turbocharged 4-cylinder mild hybrid engine of the 2021 Volvo S60 is capable of producing 250 horsepower and 350Nm of torque. With this engine, vehicle can go from 0 to 100 km/h in 6.7 seconds and has a top speed of 180 km/h.
The 2021 Volvo S60 is a dynamic luxury sedan that has been built on the Brand’s Scalable Product Architecture (SPA) to ensure occupant safety and pleasurable commuting. In addition, the premium vehicle comes fitted with advanced safety features and latest drivetrain technologies.
Following are the outstanding safety features and driver-assistance systems of the 2021 Volvo S60:
- Volvo Safety Cage
- Road departure mitigation
- Lane departure warning
- Lane keep assist
- Oncoming collision mitigation
- Traffic sign recognition
- Forward collision warning
- Pedestrian detection
- 360-degree Camera
- Pilot Assist
- Rear parking sensors
- Rearview camera
- Forward automatic emergency braking
- Blind spot monitoring
- Rear cross traffic alert
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Price of the 2021 Volvo S60 in the UAE
The 2021 Volvo S60 is an ultimate luxury sedan that is available in the UAE in three trim levels (Momentum, Inscription, and R-Design). The starting price of the 2021 Volvo S60 is AED 184,900 that can go higher with technologies, trim level and optional features selected.