Volvo XC70 2016 Reviews, Release Date

The Volvo XC70 2016 is a part of a family of car that has been under production since 2003. Previously, this car was known by the name of V70 XC. Swedish company will be presenting its latest model with a series of changes and improvements. These enhancements are made in hopes of making this car even more competitive.

Volvo XC70 2016 front

Volvo XC70 2016 Concept, Design and Exterior

This car will likely be best wagon car that is set to release in the upcoming year. Apart from improvements brought to this wagon, it will also be making use of latest technology from Volvo. Current attributes will be improved for both exterior and interior. Therefore, one can expect a more advanced vehicle, as compared to previous model.

When it comes to exterior, this wagon will be having an attractive and modern appearance. This vehicle will be made by using lightweight materials such as aluminum, magnesium and even carbon fiber. Even though these materials are lighter than steel, they are equally strong and provide for a solid basis. Moreover, these materials are easier to shape than steel. Concept of 2016 Volvo XC70 makes use of these light materials to reduce overall weight of vehicle.

Bodywork of this wagon is expected to be a lot more attractive than before, as it will be coming with a new and improved chrome grille for bumper. Front part of this wagon will be having twin xenon lamp with LED headlights. Also, a new vertical LED will be introduced for fog lights and also rear lights. Being a four door car, it supports aluminum wheel base of 17 or 18 inches, giving it a sportier look. There will be two exhaust pipes at back of this vehicle. Also, people are allowed to choose a color according to their preference.

Volvo XC70 2016 rear

Volvo XC70 2016 Interior and Special features

When it comes to interior of Volvo XC70 2016, enough comfort is provided for all seats. There has been an excellent choice of materials in cabin, where use of high quality leather and wood material makes it extremely luxurious. A black carpet will be used for covering the floor. Dashboard will be getting new graphics. Touch screen will remain same as that of current version, with updated infotainment system and GPS. Other features include Bluetooth, satellite radio, Wi-fi connectivity, USB support and CD player. Safety features include traction command, lane departure warning and many more.

Volvo XC70 2016 interior

Volvo XC70 2016 Engine Specs

Volvo XC70 2016 will be powered by a 2 liter four cylinder turbocharged engine capable of generating approximately 240 HP and a maximum torque of 258 lb ft. This engine is paired with a new 8 speed transmission. Sporty variant of this car will be having a 3 liter V6 engine capable of generating 300 HP along with 320 lb ft of torque. This engine is coupled with six speed automatic transmission and all wheel drive. It will also be using start stop system, which helps in improving fuel economy.

Volvo XC70 2016 Price and Release Date

There are rumors that Volvo XC70 2016 will be launched by end of 2015 with a starting price tag of around $37,000. Rivals of this models on the market are Porsche Macan, BMW X3 and Audi Q5.

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