2018 volvo xc60 suv review

What sets the new Volvo XC60 apart from the competition? Redesigned with your needs in mind, the 2018 Volvo XC60 provides the absolute best that Scandinavian engineering has to offer, along with the power and capability that a modern SUV can provide. Learn more details about design elements, performance, and safety below, and then contact a product specialist at Volvo Cars of Sycamore in Sycamore, IL to schedule a test drive by calling (815) 895-8105.

2018 Volvo XC60: Interior & Exterior Design

2018 volvo xc60 interior

Built to inspire confidence and provide advanced comfort, the new Volvo XC60 is ideal for commuting to work, running errands, road trips, or all three, even in the same day. From the boldly styled exterior profile to the impressively appointed interior, the 2018 XC60 has a lot to offer from a design standpoint. Key features you'll want to see during your test drive appointment at Volvo Cars of Sycamore in Sycamore, IL include:

  • 3-spoke leather steering wheel with uni-deco trim comes standard with upgrades available
  • Iron Ore aluminum interior inlays are included with every trim package, but there are wood trim options as well
  • Cleanzone system monitors air quality and recirculates air
  • Intelligent storage included in the front center armrest
  • Power driver's seat w/memory and power front passenger seat
  • Hidden rear seat storage
  • Seating for up to five passengers and a max cargo capacity of 63.3 cu. ft.

2018 Volvo XC60: Performance & Capability

Every new 2018 Volvo XC60 comes with a 2.0L engine, 4-corner air suspension with four-c active chassis, and all-wheel drive capability, but you can choose between a turbocharged engine and turbocharged and supercharged engine. An eight-speed Geartronic® automatic transmission optimizes the engine response and drivability, while Start/Stop Technology provides greater efficiency and lower emissions. Find the level of performance that your drive demands in the table below:

2018 Volvo XC60 engine

2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder

2.0L turbocharged & supercharged


250 HP

316 HP


258 lb.-ft.

295 lb.-ft.

Fuel efficiency

22 MPG city
28 MPG highway

21 MPG city
27 MPG highway


T5 AWD Momentum,
T5 AWD R-Design,
T5 AWD Inscription

T6 AWD Momentum,
T6 AWD R-Design,
T6 AWD Inscription

2018 Volvo XC60: Safety & Technology

For decades, Volvo has become synonymous with advanced safety technology. However, the 2018 Volvo XC60 also delivers cutting edge infotainment and smartphone integration to keep you connected when you're away from home or the office. Important safety and technology systems that you'll find on the new XC60 SUV are as follows:

  • 2-Zone Electronic Climate System with every trim package
  • A High-Performance Audio System created specifically for the cabin of the XC60
  • Complimentary 6-month subscription to SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • City Safety™ Collision Avoidance Technology
  • Driver Alert Control and Road Sign Information
  • Emergency Brake Lights
  • Hill Descent Control, Hill Start Assist, Lane Keeping Aid, Runoff Road Mitigation, Rear Collision Warning, and Oncoming Lane Mitigation are included with every new XC60
  • Pilot Assist Semi Autonomous Drive System with Adaptive Cruise Control is available with select packages
  • Welcome and Home Safe Lights turn on all lights for 30 seconds after you unlock the XC60 with the remote

Discover Your New Volvo XC60 in Sycamore, IL!

test drive the 2018 volvo xc60 suv

If you're ready to get in the driver's seat of a new XC60 luxury SUV, you can find yours in the inventory at Volvo Cars of Sycamore in Sycamore, IL. Schedule a test-drive by calling our team at (815) 895-8105 or use our appointment form to feel what it's like to get behind the wheel of a new Volvo SUV. The comfort and safety that your commute deserves is only a click away with our Volvo dealership!

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