The base 2016 Volvo XC60 T5 Drive-E trim has a turbocharged 2.5-L five-cylinder engine which makes 250 horsepower is available in all-wheel drive models and a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that makes 240 hp in front-wheel drive models. The XC60 T6 all-wheel get model includes a 3.0-liter six-cylinder that generates 300 horsepower, and the T6 AWD R-Style features the same engine making 325 horsepower. The 2016 Volvo XC60 T6 model has a 2.0-liter turbo- and supercharged four-cylinder engine that produces 302 hp. A six-speed automatic transmission will come in all-wheel drive models but An eight-speed automatic transmission comes in front-wheel drive models. The base Volvo XC60 2016 earns an EPA-estimated 23/31 mpg city/highway. The mpg rating is great for the class.
2016 Volvo XC60 Power
Reviewers have driven a couple different Volvos with the new Drive-E engines, and they are for true. With enough capacity to obtain from zero to 60 mph in just under seven mere seconds, the 2016 Volvo XC60 T5 gets 24 mpg in the city. But please remember, the XC60 T5 is the 'slow' one.
The 2016 Volvo XC60 T5 Drive-E delivers class-leading efficiency and energetic acceleration, while the XC60 T6 Drive-E turns the vitality up even further using its turbo- and supercharged power plant. The XC60 T6 AWD's turbocharged-6 is simply as enthusiastic in obtaining the XC60 shifting, if not as quickly as some rival upgrade engines. But it does return considerably lower fuel economy than the front-wheel-drive engines.
Those contents with FWD will love the energy and fuel efficiency of Volvo's new Drive-E 4-cylinder power plants. However, may be the turbocharged and supercharged engine found in the T6 FWD is the favorite. This engine can be easy and quiet, loves to run and provides great power even at low rpm, carrying it out all without lavishing gas.