The top executive at Volvo Car Corporation says the new Volvo XC60 is stepping boldly into what is currently the automotive world's fastest-growing segment - the small premium crossover segment - dressed in a thrilling blend of muscular XC capability and the sporty charisma of a coupe.
Volvo Car Corporation announces the appointment of Hans Nyth as Manager of the Volvo Cars Safety Centre. Nyth will take the lead role with the company's research and development in the field of automotive safety.
Launched in early 2009 exclusively with a 281-horsepower T6 engine, Volvo Cars of Canada Corp. today announced that the XC60 crossover would now also be offered with the company's 235-horsepower inline six cylinder engine currently available in the S80, V70, XC70 and XC90.
Volvo City Safety has received Euro NCAP Advance, an assessment rating for new and exceptional safety technology that was awarded for the first time ever at the Paris Motor Show."Highly gratifying. We have worked long and hard for active safety systems to be included in Euro NCAP's assessment criteria," says Thomas Broberg, Senior safety advisor at Volvo Cars.