The upcoming model 2018 Volvo XC70 will be very good looking SUV as per spy photos that are released. The XC70 model is not a new one as it had been launched in the market more than a decade ago. There have been upgradations in 2015 and 2016. New features were integrated into the vehicle during these times.
It is now time for the 2018 Volvo XC70 to make entry into the automobile market. This model is probably Volvo’s oldest crossover and comes with a wagon-based body.
2018 Volvo XC70 – Design Changes and Updates
Taking a look at the exterior of the vehicle, it is clear that the crossover has the perfect combination of ruggedness and elegance at the same time. The rough terrain vehicle comes with unprecedented flexibility. The basic framework of the vehicle is made of the lightweight material, which is also tough at the same time. Aluminum and high-quality stainless steel are used in making the exterior and the framework. The grille and the bumper will be slightly refreshed. New headlamps and LED daytime running lights also need special mention for the vehicle exteriors.
The interior of the newest Volvo XC70 is also done in the most sophisticated manner. With attractive features and qualities, the interior is extremely comfortable and stylish at the same time. The seats are comfortable with abundant leg space and headspace. Cargos space is also quite a lot in the crossover. Other important interior features include upgraded entertainment facilities with Android Play, adaptive cruise control, dual-zone automatic climate control, an upgraded navigation system, 3D imaging, Wi-Fi etc.
The 2018 Volvo XC70 comes equipped with the best of safety and security features for the driver as well as for the passengers. Some of the most important features include blind spot monitoring system, rearview camera and auto braking technology. Also, there are two integrated child booster seats, driver alertness monitoring, airbags, seatbelts etc.
2018 Volvo XC70 – Two Engine Options
Engine variants in the Volvo XC70 are decent. The base model has come with 2.0 liter, turbocharged 4-cylinder engine. This engine has the capacity of producing 240 HP of energy. It is expected that the engine will be mated to 6 or 8-speed automatic transmission.
The second engine variant that might be present in the 2018 Volvo XC70 is a 2.5 liter, 5-cylinder engine. This engine will provide an output of 250 HP. The torque produced by the engine is not known.
Price and Launch Date
The price of 2018 Volvo XC70 varies as per the trim of the vehicle. The lowest trim might be priced around $38,000. While the higher trims might reach up to $45,000. The features in the vehicles will also vary as per the trim.
The new Volvo XC70 is being expected to make its arrival in the market by the end of 2017 or latest by the beginning of 2018. It is true that taking into consideration the features, performance and other things of 2018 Volvo XC70, the vehicle may become a hit with target buyers. Some of the rivals are Lexus RX 350, Acura MDX and Subaru Outback etc.