Pre-owned 2015 Volvo S60 luxury sedan is still the best in sedan cars

By:seemasingh | Date:4/25/16 3:43:08 AM
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No discussion on the entry-level luxury sports sedan could be complete without including the 2015 Volvo S60 luxury sedan. A used Volvo in Toronto is a practical ideal as well as cost an effective alternative to German cars.

 

2015 Volvo S60 is special in many ways like it has a couple of new supercharged and turbocharged engines and fuel saving engine stop-start technology. This car can still beat the latest German and American model cars in comfort, luxury, convenience, power and performance.

 

Body Style/Trims

 

This midsize luxury sedan comes in T5 Drive-E, T5 AWD, T6 Drive-E and T6 R-Design. T5 Drive-E and T5 AWD trims have 17-inch wheels, auto headlights, LED running lights, auto wipers and headlight washers on the exterior side. Interior is finished with leather upholstery and for driving comfort, an eight-way power drive seat with adjustable lumber and cruise control is provide. The tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel further makes driving convenient. The 60/40 split folding rear sets creates more space and also there is a 7-inch display screen with Smartphone integration feature.

 

The T6 Drive-E is built on a sport-tuned suspension and it has large 18-inch wheels. Sports seats are provided for driving comfort and also there is a power sunroof that adds elegance to the interior. Also it packs T5 Drive-E’s equipment.

 

T6 R-Design is an AWD with special exterior and styling details. It has unique 18-inch wheels, sports tuned suspension, sports seats with sports steering wheel and special interior trim.

 

Available with all S60s  ges like Convenience Package that includes keyless entry and ignition, grocery bag holder and remote garage opener. Similarly there is Platinum Package that includes the Convenience and Technology Package.

 

Power/Performance

 

T5 Drive-E comes with a 2L turbocharged inline-4 engine with 240 hp and 258 pound-feet of torque. Power is sent to front wheels through an eight-speed automatic transmission. The inline-4 engine takes only 6 seconds in reaching 60 mph and its economy is rated at 29 mpg combined. It is a FWD sedan.

 

The T5 AWD packs a 2.5L turbocharged inline-5 engine with 250 hp and 266 lb-ft of torque. Powered with a six-speed auto transmission, T5 AWD can accelerate to 60 mph in 6.6 seconds and its economy is 23 mpg combined.

 

T6 Drive-E is also a FWD sedan but it comes with a more powerful 2L turbocharged and supercharged inline-4 engine with 302 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque. It is coupled with an 8-speed auto transmission and it reaches 60 mph in 5.6 seconds. Its fuel economy is 28 mpg combined.

 

T6 R-Design is top-of-the-line model and it is also called “Polestar”. It packs a turbocharged 3L inline-6 engine under the hood. The engine produces 325 hp and 354 lb-ft of torque and it needs only 5.4 seconds in accelerating to 60 mph. Its economy is rated at 21 mpg combined.

 

Safety

 

2015 Volvo S60 scored five stars in overall crash protection in government crash tests. And also it is rated “Good” by the independent Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The above discussion shows that availability of a used Volvo S60 for sale in Toronto is certainly an opportunity for buying a luxury sedan at affordable price.


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