Volvo XC70 is truly a masterpiece in the world of SUV. This has been produced since 1962 in large numbers and it is widely popular among people throughout the world. Classy interior, attractive exterior, vivid color combination and high-performance engines make this car an outstanding choice for all car enthusiasts. For last two years, production of this car came to a halt. However, it is expected that the car manufacturer is about to launch its redesigned 2018 Volvo XC70 in the coming days. It is expected that new car will maintain all the features of previous model along with some improvement and tweaking. Let’s know what sort of tweaking is going to take place in the new Volvo XC70 2018.
2018 Volvo XC70 Interior and Exterior
It is expected that Volvo won’t change its successful design language or signature styling on both exterior and interior. However minor tweaking and upliftment can be seen here and there. In exterior of 2018 Volvo XC70, body will be made out of aluminum to make this car lighter. Roof rails and skid plate design will be revised. Headlight of this car will have quartz glass box to make the light sparkle brighter
On the exterior front, there will be higher legroom and comfort compared to the previous model of this car. 7” TFT screen along with surrounded sound system will be in Volvo XC70 2018. Well, along with this major tweaking some minor changes may also be there.
Engine and the Performance
There will be several offerings from the car maker for 2018 Volvo XC70 in terms of engine. There will be both petrol and diesel variant of the engine to power the car. Engine specifications are as follows. T5 2.5 L petrol engine which can churn out 254 HP , 2.5 L T6 petrol engine that can produce 316 HP. In term of diesel engine, there will be 2.0 L D4 engine, which can deliver 190 HP , D5 2.0 L diesel engine can produce 228 HP. It is expected that there will be hybrid engine to power this car using both electric and petrol producing 400 HP
All these engines will be combined with an 8-speed auto transmission that will have ‘Geartonic’ facility. Speculated fuel economy figure entails that this car will provide 19 mpg in city condition and 26 mpg on the highway.
Release Date and Price
There is no official date is yet announced by the manufacturer of 2018 Volvo XC70. However, it is expected that the car will be available in the showrooms by the end of 2017. Regarding price, it is speculated that the base trim will be available approximately within $39,000 and the highest trim will be available by $53,000. Depending upon the market the car is going to be launched, the prices may vary.
Well, these are the most important aspects that you need to keep in mind while buying 2018 XC70. So, get ready! Be it the base trim or the highest, Volvo XC70 2018 is coming in vivid colors like Venetian Red Pearl, Nautic Blue Pearl, Cassis, Black Stone, Dark Olive Green, Silver Metallic, Laser Blue and many more, within few days to burn the floor of showrooms.