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What's New: 2011 Volvo S60

What's New: 2011 Volvo S60


All-New Sport Sedan Offers Advanced Safety Technology, Performance and Luxury


S60 T6 AWD

Feature Highlights

  • 3.0-liter turbocharged inline six-cylinder engine with 300 horsepower and 325 lb.-ft. of torque
  • Six-speed "Geartronic" automatic transmission
  • All-wheel drive with Instant Traction
  • LED front positioning lights, front side marker lights, turn signal indicators in outside mirrors, taillights and center high-mount stoplight
  • 18-inch "Sleipner" alloy wheels
  • Dynamic Chassis
  • Speed-sensitive steering with driver-selectable settings
  • Power driver seat with memory
  • Front and rear sport seats
  • Power folding rear head restraints
  • Sport leather 3-spoke steering wheel with silk metal inlays
  • Shimmer Graphite aluminum inlays
  • Watch dial instrumentation
  • Driver Control Interface with integrated 7-inch color display
  • Dual zone Electronic Climate Control (ECC)
  • Auto-dimming rear view mirror with compass
  • High performance sound system with CD/DVD player, HD Radio, AUX and USB inputs, MP3 capability, 160-watt amplifier and 8 speakers
  • Bluetooth hands-free phone interface with audio streaming
  • Sirius satellite radio
  • Leather seating surfaces
  • Seven exterior colors available
  • City Safety
  • Corner traction control by torque vectoring
  • Advanced Stability Control
  • Dynamic Stability and Traction Control (DSTC) with sport mode
  • Inflatable Side Curtain (IC)
  • Side Impact Protection System (SIPS)
  • Whiplash Protection Seating System (WHIPS)


Premium Package

Power glass moonroof

Power passenger seat

Dual Xenon Gas Discharge Headlights with Active Bending Light (ABL)

Power passenger seat


Climate Package

Heated front seats

Heated windshield washer nozzles

Rainsensor windshield wipers

Headlight washers

Interior Air Quality System (IAQS)


Multimedia Package

Volvo Premium Sound System, Dolby Pro-Logic II® Surround Sound, 650-watt amplifier, 12 premium speakers, MultiEQ XT by Audyssey

Volvo Navigation System with Real Time Traffic, DVD map data and remote control

Map Care with two complimentary navigation updates

Rear park assist camera


Technology Package

Pedestrian Detection with Full Auto Brake

Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with Queue Assist

Collision Warning with Full Auto Brake (CWAB)

Distance Alert (DA)

Driver Alert Control (DAC)

Lane Departure Warning (LDW)


Stand Alone Options

Metallic paint

Premium Electric Silver paint

Blind Spot Information System (BLIS)

Personal Car Communicator (PCC) with Keyless Drive and two-way car communication

Urbane Wood inlays

Front and rear park assist

FOUR-C (Continuously Controlled Chassis Concept) Active Chassis

Touring chassis (no charge option)

17-inch "Njord" alloy wheels (no charge option)

17-inch "Njord" alloy wheels with Self Supporting Tires

Old S60, 2011
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