Volvo V60

Recall Alert: 2017 Volvo S60, V60, XC60

By Matt Schmitz on Thu Jan 12 12:15:13 GMT-06:00 2017


CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 377 model-year 2017 Volvo S60 and S60 Cross Country sedans, V60 and V60 Cross Country wagons, and XC60 SUVs The Problem: The driver- and front-passenger-seat side-mounted airbags have inflator initiators that may fail to ignite in… Read More

Recall Alert: 2017 Volvo S60, V60, XC60

By Matt Schmitz on Thu Jan 12 12:15:13 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 377 model-year 2017 Volvo S60 and S60 Cross Country sedans, V60 and V60 Cross Country wagons, and XC60 SUVs The Problem: The driver- and front-passenger-seat side-mounted airbags have inflator initiators that may fail to ignite in… Read More

IIHS Announces Initial 2017 Safety Winners

By Kelsey Mays on Thu Dec 08 10:54:47 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has again toughened requirements for earning its top award, Top Safety Pick Plus. Vehicles must now have acceptable or better scores in IIHS' new headlight evaluations. Like before, they also must have… Read More

Which 2016 Cars Offer In-Car Wi-Fi?

By Rick Popely on Fri Dec 02 06:30:31 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Bluetooth technology that allows hands-free use of a cellphone in a car now is almost universal, and the ability to operate smartphone apps through a vehicle's audio system with Android Auto or Apple CarPlay is rapidly heading in that… Read More

Which 2017 Cars Offer In-Car Wi-Fi?

By Rick Popely on Fri Dec 02 06:30:14 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — The next frontier for in-car connectivity is Wi-Fi mobile hot spots that allow you to wirelessly connect multiple devices while the car is hurtling down the road. In these cars, SUVs and trucks, a tablet or laptop —… Read More

Recall Alert: 74,000 Volvo Sedans, SUVs and Wagons

By Matt Schmitz on Wed Nov 09 10:34:24 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 74,000 model-year 2016-17 Volvo S60 and S90 sedans, V60 wagons, and XC60 and XC90 SUVs The Problem: A problem with a seat-belt buckle bolt could result in the occupant not being properly restrained in a crash,… Read More

Volvo Unveils Cross Country Version of V90 Wagon

By Fred Meier on Fri Sep 16 11:38:46 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Volvo has unveiled a "ruggedized," higher-riding Cross County version of its soon-to-come V90 luxury wagon. The model will complete Volvo's top-end 90 series that includes the 2017 S90 sedan, the V90 wagon and the XC90 SUV, continuing the brand's rebuilding… Read More

Buick Plans Wagon Version of New Regal?

By Fred Meier on Mon Jul 18 12:48:51 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Buick is considering bringing to the U.S. a wagon version of the coming redesigned Regal, according to a report in Automotive News (subscription required). Related: 2016 Buick Envision: First Drive Buick showed dealers a wagon among images of the… Read More

Our view: 2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country

Tue Jan 05 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2016

While the Cross Country versions of the 2016 Volvo S60 sedan and V60 wagon have higher ground clearance, plus bodywork that suggests off-road capability, their firm suspensions mean they're best-suited for on-pavement driving. I tested both of these; reviews of… Read More

2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country Review

By Bill Jackson on Mon Jan 04 15:30:41 GMT-06:00 2016

While the Cross Country versions of the 2016 Volvo S60 sedan and V60 wagon have higher ground clearance, plus bodywork that suggests off-road capability, their firm suspensions mean they're best-suited for on-pavement driving. Find out more in my review.… Read More

2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on Thu Dec 10 08:00:47 GMT-06:00 2015

CARS.COM -- Volvo's small wagon did OK in our Car Seat Check, with ample room for our booster and forward-facing convertible. The rear-facing car seats didn't fare as well in the V60. For this check, we tested the 2016 V60… Read More