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All-New 2019 Volvo S60 Product Walkaround


Volvo has revealed an all-new S60 as well as a new factory in the United States. The S60 has also been confirmed for South Africa. Here’s what you need to know about the new sexy Swede.Volvo has built a car factory in Charleston, South Carolina and the new S60 is the first vehicles to roll off the line. This new S60 is the first Volvo to be assembled in the US and it shows that the Swedes are keen to grab a slice of the sedan market out West.
“The new S60 is one of the most exciting cars we’ve ever made,” said Håkan Samuelsson, president and chief executive of Volvo Cars. “It is a true driver’s car that gives us a strong position in the US and China sedan markets, creating more growth opportunities for Volvo Cars.”This new Volvo S60 is unique for one main reason. It’s the first Volvo to be sold without a diesel engine, showing that the brand is keen to press on with its electrical plans for the future. Assembled on Volvo’s Scalable Product Architecture (SPA) which forms the basis of many of the brand’s products (XC90, S90 and XC60 to name a few), the new S60 continues the tradition of Volvo products being some of the safest vehicles on the road. There’s plenty of semi-autonomous technology which will intervene if the driver doesn’t react fast enough.