2017 Volvo XC70 Redesign Release
2017 Volvo XC70 would be completely updated version of the current model. This one has been on the market since 2007. Volvo company tries to update all its model lineup. Most of vehicles are already come through mid-cycle facelifts or allover redesign. In its third iteration new Volvo XC70 will be changed in many ways, from exterior appearance to the powertrain options.
Volvo XC70 is based on the Volvo V70 model. It has cuff protection and raised suspension. That’s why this model is very comfortable, but it is not a classic SUV. New rough terrain the ability are added to the station wagon model, which has become a very attractive model. Although for MY 2016 there has been no major changes in this vehicle, 2017 MY will involve changing the platform primarily. With the Volvo XC90 SUV has officially debuted the new SPA platform. As a basis will appear at some other models of this manufacturer. In addition to the increased wheelbase, and enabled the use of new propulsion units. Reduced the total weight of the vehicle, and increased interior space is enabled and redesign of the interior.
2017 Volvo XC70 Specs
The vehicle will be available in five trim levels: base T5 Drive-E, T5 Platinum, T5 all-wheel-drive, and the top-of-the-line T5 AWD Platinum. The T5 Premiere is separately. In 2017 Volvo XC70 can be expected redesigned grille, then the shape of the new LED taillights. The vehicle will be available with the new 17-inch wheels. On board will be present chrome accents, new roof top and a lot of more.
As for the interior, especially the central console, will dominate the 7-inch TFT touch screen. 2017 XC70 will be equipped with the latest safety systems or as part of standard equipment for sure will be automatic climate control, new instrument board, speedometer and torque pointer. There are also Bluetooth audio connectivity, USB, smartphone app integration. Volvo’s Sensus Connect system, an eight-speaker premium sound system, a CD player and satellite and HD radio.
Two petrol and two diesel engines will form part of the standard supply base XC70 model. 2.0 L four-cylinder engine with an output of 240 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. The second petrol engine will be offered 3.0 L V6 engine with 325 hp and 354 lb-ft of torque. Both engines are combined with an 8-speed automatic transmission. Diesel generators are D4 with 190 hp twin-turbo and D5 with 228 hp.
Of course, it would be more than inexcusable when such a model would not be offered with hybrid drive. 2017 Volvo XC70 Hybrid will most likely be equipped with a 2.0 L engine and electric motor of 60 kW. Total output would in this case be almost 400 hp.
Price and exact date of presentation of this model is not yet known. On the basis of the work plan presented in advance, it is assumed that the model will soon come out in front of an audience and in showrooms. And there could be estimated at a figure of about $ 40,000.