New for 2016 The is essentially unchanged except for the removal of the standard digital compass on trims that come standard with navigation. Volvo really improved this designs for this vehicle. In fact, the T6 version we tested might have too. The rear seats manage to impress as well. That's also about what you can expect to pay for a or a. City Safety automatically applies the brakes to help you avoid low-speed collisions. For parents who are worried about keeping their small children occupied on car rides, the available dual-screen, rear-seat entertainment system could turn out to be a lifesaver.
It provides an upscale environment and a dash of surprise — both on the window sticker and under the hood. Additional safety and driver assistance features included in the Technology package and the Platinum trim include adaptive cruise control with queue assist and distance control, and lane departure warning. I gave it a 4star on interior design because it could use more leg room in second row seating. Volvo's number for this recall is R89708. We found the infotainment system fussy to use and the screen to be on the small side. The recall began January 2017. The anonymous data collected helps us to understand what information you are interested in so that we can optimize our website and advertising campaigns.
It all hides a functional vehicle, though, with low roof rails to reduce wind noise, and an optional crossbar system to carry bikes, kayaks, skis and more. It combines concrete data like fuel economy estimates, horsepower specs, and cargo space dimensions with 67 professional reviews. The recall began on October 26, 2015. The redesigned marks the beginning of a new generation. An available power liftgate lets you open the hatch without leaving the driver's seat.
If I was to nitpick, I'd say not having HiD headlights as standard and having light colored carpet I have the Ivory interior would be my only complaints. In the end, both models are a good choice. An easy-to-load and space saving cradle for the safe transport of kayaks. Both Drive-E engines come connected to an 8-speed automatic transmission. Instrumentation and technology is top notch.
Accessory wish list When you have found the accessories you want, you can add them to your wish list. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration gave the car a five-star overall rating, with four out of five stars in the rollover test. The T5's base engine is quite potent, so don't worry about finding a more powerful model. Safety features top the options list, with a Tech Package bundling things like, Lane Departure Warning, Collision Warning, Pedestrian and Cyclist Detection, Adaptive Cruise Control and the new Road Sign Information system, which can read important road signs approaching, displaying them on the driver-information screen. An upgraded version of City Safety featuring pedestrian and cyclist detection with full auto brake also comes standard on the Platinum trim. They pop up out of the seat bottom, allowing children to sit higher and more safely while riding.
Stick with non-R-Design models if you regularly churn through snow or mud. It has all the features that I was looking for homelink, blis, heater seats, at a fraction of the cost compared to similar vehicles. The available driver assistance features are a great addition that will help keep everyone safe. It has a score of 2. The Best Cars team — a division of U. All-wheel drive is available; front-wheel drive is standard. Towing capacity for all models is limited to 3,300 pounds.
Another option is to select the mid- or top-level trim of an affordable model, like the or. It appears you've done quite nicely for yourself, and automakers are taking notice. Such details are instead determined in consultation with your Volvo dealer. The seats are very comfortable, and even tall passengers should have ample head- and legroom in the rear. In my humble opinion, I think it's one of the best cars on the road! It, too, is fairly easy to use and similar to competitor systems, though the multipurpose knob's location on the dash rather than the center console is not ideal. Choose a quantity and click add. As a mom and a real estate agent my vehicle is a very important component of my life.
. To keep our recommendations unbiased, we decline expensive gifts from carmakers, and a third party handles our advertising. R-Design models give a further boost to the turbo 6-cylinder, raising output to 325 horsepower. Another Volvo hallmark is the sublimely comfortable and supportive front seats. That is, once you've got the awkwardly placed lumbar support positioned better; the manual control is hard to operate. First, Volvo will look around at a number of possible cities to hold the test runs. Standard satellite radio ensures that you'll never be bored on your commute, and audiophiles will love jamming out with the pristine sound of the available Harman Kardon audio system.