Volvo has established itself as one of the innovators of modern vehicle safety equipment that, by now, have saved countless of lives on the road. But the dynamic demands of today's drivers are searching for more than Just safety. They want sporty looks, performance, and most importantly, excitement.
Enter the R-Design variants of the S60 and XC60, now available through Volvo Philippines.
Volvo's S60 R-Design marks a clear distinction from other variants by sporting a black high-gloss grille, LED daytime running lights, intelligent cornering lights, and active high beam. This improvements create a sharper exterior that’s visually appealing to the crowd.
Putting more importance to the person behind the wheel, the engineers have added strut brace, rear monotube dampers, shorter-stiffer springs, and traction control systems which sharpens handling characteristics. Inside creates an aura of quality that’s befittingly a driver’s car by improving lateral support without compromising Volvo’s hallmark of comfort. It's also equipped with an Adaptive Digital Display, featuring an option to switch Elegance, Eco, and Performance depending on your mood or driving style.
Powered by a 2.0L 4-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine that’s mated to an 8-speed Geartronic transmission, it delivers driving performance that's sure to get your heart racing.
Along with S60 R-Design, the XC60 R-Design will be representing another option to those who are in the market for a sporty crossover. It's targeted for buyers where driving pleasure, striking exterior, and a confident-surefooted driving characteristics are a priority.
These qualities are carried by the addition of a silk metal finish grille with R-Design badge, five-spoke 18-inch aluminum wheels, chrome-plated rear skid-plate, and twin-chrome tailpipes. While the interior gets aluminum inserts in the steering wheel, door moldings, and the center stack. The front seat now also comes with more lateral support with two-levels of adjustment.
It's powered by a 2.0L 4-cylinder diesel engine that packs a laudable figure in both performance and economy thanks to its 8-speed Geartronic transmission. The chassis performs to suit a sportier handling thanks to its lower and stiffer chassis without compromising ride quality and ground clearance.
Since its worldwide launch eight years ago, the R-Design marks a success among interested young buyers who are keen to know more about the Volvo brand. Its unparalleled achievement in safety makes it a formidable automobile to own. With the introduction of the S60 R-Design and the XC60 R-Design in the Philippines, performance and safety no longer comes with a compromise.
Prices starts at P3,395,000 for the S60 D5 R-Design and P4,295,000 for the XC60 D5 R-Design.