Volvo S60 – passenger car class link> medium produced by the company Volvo Car Corporation as the sedan. Since 2010 produced the second generation model.
Volvo S60 and was built on the floorpan Volvo P2 as the Volvo S80 and Volvo XC90.
In contrast to S80 is not constructed of a low alloy structural steel. At the turn of 2001/2002 was presented sportiest version of R, which had to compete among others BMW M3. In the same year he was introduced to offer a turbocharged petrol engine with a capacity of 2.5 liters and electronically attached four-wheel drive with Haldex coupling.
In 2005, the car undergoes a facelift. Changed include Front and rear lights, bumpers and exterior mirrors used with integrated turn signals. In 2007, the car passed another facelift.
S60 is equipped with a large number of airbags and traction systems, which are designed to facilitate and stabilize the ride, among others, DSC and more common DSTC system. Volvo S60 has an optional suspension called Four C (Continuously Controlled abbreviation Chassis Concept), which allows for manual adjustment of suspension settings 3 modes: Comfortable, Sport and Advanced.
Volvo S60 II was unveiled at the Geneva Motor trade fairs in 2010. Vehicle like the first generation is produced by the body sedan and station wagon under the name… V60.
Model is technically based on other Volvo models – the XC60 and S80. Stylistically auto refers to the concept car presented in 2009 at the motor show in Detroit. In 2013, the car undergoes a facelift. Changed include headlights and grill, bumpers and alloy wheels. In the same year during the auto show in Guangzhou presents destined for the Chinese market extended version L.