Review: 2020 Volvo XC60 Hybrid

The Volvo XC60 Hybrid luxury midsize SUV delivers impressive acceleration and a quiet, elegant interior with spacious seating for five. Edmunds awarded the 2020 Volvo XC60 the Best Family Small Luxury SUV and named the 2020 Volvo XC60 PHEV one of their Best Luxury Cars for the Year. Encounter the new Volvo XC60 Hybrid compact SUV at Premier Volvo Overland Park expertly serving greater Kansas City.

Performance

The Volvo XC60 utilizes hybrid technology with its T8 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder turbocharged and supercharged engine and a set of electric motors mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission with an all-wheel drivetrain. Volvo’s T8 twin-engine generates a total system of 400-hp and 472 lb-ft of torque and achieves an estimated 28 mpg on the highway and 26 mpg in the city. If you desire zero emissions, the pure electric mode has a 17-mile all-electric range, or you can employ both the electric and gas engine to achieve up to 59 MPGe combined.

Comfort and Convenience

Leather seats now come standard in the XC60 along with heated front seats, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, 10-way power-adjustable front seats, dual-zone electronic climate control, and a panoramic moonroof. For added comfort, Nappa leather seats, massaging front seats, heated rear seats, and four-zone automatic climate control are available. Additionally,  a hands-free power tailgate and interior illumination are optional.

Technology

A Sensus Connect infotainment system with a 9.0-inch touchscreen and Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility, Bluetooth® connectivity, a Wi-Fi hotspot, SiriusXM® satellite radio, a ten-speaker sound system, and newly standard is a 12.3-inch driver display. Standard safety technology consists of lane-departure warning with lane-keeping aid, front and rear parking sensors, cruise control, and an advanced airbag system. Optional features include Sensus navigation, HD Radio™, a head-up display, HomeLink®, and a 600-watt, 14-speaker Harman Kardon premium sound system.

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