2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country Review - Tallahassee, FL

2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country

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2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country

Serving Tallahassee, Valdosta, Thomasville, Quincy, Bainbridge

The 2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country continues the Scandinavian automaker’s tradition of artfully and subtly blending functionality and luxury. A raised variant of the V60 wagon, the Cross Country makes its grand model-year debut with standard features that are optional or unavailable on other large family crossover vehicles. Versatile and dynamic, it is perfect for those who want the best of both worlds.

Volvo V60 Cross Country Specs:

Fuel Economy:

20 city / 28 hwy mpg*

Standard Engine:

2.5L I-5


250 hp @ 5400 rpm


266 ft-lbs. @ 1800 rpm


6-speed shiftable automatic


Powering the 2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country is a 2.5-liter turbocharged five-cylinder engine, which pumps out 250 horsepower at 5,400 revolutions per minute (RPM) and 266 foot-pounds of torque at between 1,800 and 4,200 RPM. The immense power is more than enough for spirited driving, with acceleration and merging into traffic that is remarkably easy. The engine is paired with the six-speed Geartronic automatic transmission, which, in addition to automatic mode for carefree driving, also provides a manual mode for shifting gears yourself. Also standard on the Cross Country is a sophisticated all-wheel drive system with Volvo’s Instant Traction for electronic monitoring of the vehicle for maximizing driving control, and its high ground clearance allows comfortability over rougher surfaces. Plus, with 20 miles per gallon (mpg) in the city and 28 mpg on the highway, you won’t be stopping too many times by the gas station for a refill.


With the ability to accommodate up to five passengers and a cargo space of 43.8 cubic feet, the 2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country does not lack for ample space. Refined yet simple, the cabin of the wagon is laden with ergonomic controls, plush sport-styled leather-trimmed seats with power adjustability on the front ones, and electric folding rear head restraints. And for enhanced comfort, you can add heating capability on the front seats.


Boasting a sleek and sporty profile, the 2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country is far from a boxy driving appliance. Supported by huge 18-inch alloy wheels, the Cross Country has advanced exterior features like heated power-adjustable side mirrors with turn-signal indicators, dual exhaust, power moonroof, roof rails, and delay-off headlights. Inside the vehicle, you will be entertained by the eight-speaker 180- watt stereo system that includes Bluetooth® for streaming audio and hands-free phone operation, Radio Data System (RDS), and a multimedia screen. Also standard are a rear parking sensor system, Sensus Connect for converting the in-dash screen into an Internet-connected infotainment portal, and the Volvo On Call app for accessing your car’s dashboard.


For protective safety, the 2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country features a highly advanced six-airbag system that is accompanied by whiplash protection to cradle the spine and neck in a controlled manner, as well as an anti-submarining systems to prevent passengers from sliding under and out of their safety belts. Also standard on the Cross Country are anti-lock braking, electronic vehicle stability, and a remote- controlled security system with engine immobilizer and panic alarm. Its notable line-up of safety and security features has earned a Top Safety Pick+ award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

Can’t wait to get behind the steering wheel of a 2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country vehicle? Then call us at your local Volvo to set up an appointment with one of our experienced and well-trained sales professionals. Step into our showroom with confidence and drive off with a Cross Country that meets all your requirements!

* EPA estimated MPG may vary by transmission, trim and individual driving behavior.

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