Since Volvo sales have been dropping in the last years, people have been wondering whether or not Volvo cars are still value purchases? Can we still trust Volvo in order to deliver reliable cars that we can pass down to our children? Furthermore, does a reliable Volvo car need to be boxy and bulky? The best way to answer these questions is by analyzing the 2014 Volvo S60. This near luxury Sedan promises to raise the Volvo brand to its former glory.2014 Volvo S60 Picture
The most interesting feature of the 2014 Volvo S60 is the Drive-E technology which increases airflow to the engine, thus improving MPG. This means that you don’t need to sacrifice power for fuel efficiency. Believe it or not, the 4 cylinder engine of the new Volvo S60 is packed with the full power of a 6-cylinder engine. With this car you get lower fuel costs with up to mpg highway EPA. The engine delivers up to 320 horsepower with 30% less harmful CO2 emissions.Furthermore the car’s efficiency is also owed to the 100 pounds weight loss which also delivers better driving dynamics. You can drive the car on gas, or energy or on both gas and energy. In fact, this hybrid can be driven for 31 miles each day without releasing any emissions.
Not only is the 2014 Volvo S60 engine very environmentally friendly, but its interior technologies are also pretty green. The car comes with an optional Interior Air Quality System. This system check the incoming air for contaminants and closes the vents if it feels that the air is polluted. The pollutants that do come in are trapped by an efficient carbon filter. Music lovers will be happy to discover that this car comes with a Premium Surrounding Audio Sound System. The overall car uses an innovative system called Sensus which allows you to instinctively access both entertainment and useful information on the control screen. The system is designed in order to be used effortlessly without taking your attention from your driving. For example, the destinations on the navigation system can be activated through voice command.
When it comes to the exterior design, we can honestly state that this is the most dynamic Volvo design ever. The car’s most distinctive features are the muscle curves on the shoulders and the front of the car. It sort of captures the racing spirit without being to flashy about it. 2014 Volvo S60 also comes with a wide variety of design customizing options.