2011 Volvo S60 Road Test Specs | Edmunds

2011 Volvo S60 - Road Test Specs

2011 Volvo S60 Sedan

(3.0L 6-cyl. Turbo AWD 6-speed Automatic)


Model year2011
Style4dr Sedan AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbo 6A)
Base MSRP$38,550
Options on test vehicleMultimedia Package ($2,700 -- includes premium sound system with MultEQ XT by Audyssey, Dolby Pro Logic II and 12 speakers, navigation with real-time traffic, and back-up camera); Technology Package ($2,100 -- includes Pedestrian Detection with Full Auto Brake, adaptive cruise control, collision warning system, and lane departure warning system); Premium Package ($1,500 -- includes adaptive bi-xenon headlights, sunroof and power front-passenger seat); Climate Package ($800 -- includes heated front seats, rain-sensing wipers, heated windshield washer nozzles, headlight washers, and interior air quality system); Blind Spot Information System ($700); Metallic Paint ($550).
As-tested MSRP$46,900


Drive typeTransverse, front-engine, all-wheel drive
Engine typeTwin-turbocharged, port-injected, inline-6, gasoline
Displacement (cc/cu-in)2,953cc (180cu-in)
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, 4 valves/cylinder
Compression ratio (x:1)9.3
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)300 @ 6500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)325 @ 2100
Fuel typepremium unleaded (recommended)
Transmission type6-speed automatic with console shifter
Transmission and axle ratios (x:1)I=4.148; II-2.370; III=1.556; IV=1.155; V=0.859; VI=0686: Reverse=3.394


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson struts, coil springs, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink, coil springs, stabilizer bar
Steering typeHydraulic-assist, variable-ratio, rack-and-pinion steering
Tire typeall season front and rear
Tire size, front18-by-8.0 inches
Tire size, rear18-by-8.0 inches
Wheel materialCast aluminum
Brakes, front13.2-in one-piece ventilated cast-iron discs
Brakes, rear11.9-in one-piece ventilated cast-iron discs

Fuel Consumption

Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)17.8

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)3,901
Length (in.)182.2
Width (in.)73.4
Height (in.)58.4
Wheelbase (in.)109.3
Track, front (in.)62.1
Track, rear (in.)62.0
Turning circle (ft.)39.0
Legroom, front (in.)41.9
Legroom, rear (in.)33.5
Headroom, front (in.)38.3
Headroom, rear (in.)37.4
Shoulder room, front (in.)57.0
Shoulder room, rear (in.)55.2
Seating capacity5
Cargo volume (cu-ft)13.7


Bumper-to-bumper5 year(s) / 60,000 miles
Powertrain5 year(s) / 60,000 miles
Corrosion12 year(s) / Unlimited miles
Roadside assistance5 year(s) / Unlimited miles
Free scheduled maintenance5 year(s) / 60,000 miles

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