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Review I shopped around for months. First of all, don't be afraid to internet shop outside of your geographic area. I bought mine 300+ miles away and got an extraordinary deal on exactly the car I wanted. Otherwise, I am very pleased with the car--everything is well thought out, intuitive, and the car is a true pleasure. I opted for the platinum/BLIS/heated seats etc. pkgs. and all of the added safety features are amazing. The workmanship, build quality and thoughtfulness of design shows here. Frankly, I haven't had anything to criticize or second guess. I would suggest that u drive several models to find the right engine, AWD v. FWD etc before choosing. The combo I chose emphasizes a more cushy ride which is what I was seeking. Remember, that you have the option of getting 19 or 20 inch tires. I stuck with the 18's and no complaints although some may find this model not "sporty" enough. I did rent an AWD while in Canada for a week, and found that model to be faster and sportier. The choice is yours! Also, I chose the base engine and it is more than adequate and zippy. REVIEW UPDATE after 6 1/2 months and 6,500 miles: Great car. No complaints and drives quietly and smoothly. No squeaks, rattles etc--top notch workmanship here! Only very minor complaint is I wish the handling were slightly more sporty. Interestingly, sadly I was rear ended while at a light. The other car had major damage in to the engine compartment. My car had barely a scratch! This car is a keeper.
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Is the 2016 Volvo Xc60 safe? The 2016 Volvo Xc60 earned a 5-star overall safety rating from NHTSA and "GOOD" ratings from the IIHS in the following caregories: Side Impact Test, Roof Strength Test, Rear Crash Protection/Head Restraint, IIHS Small Overlap Front Test Results, Moderate Overlap Front Test Results, and a JD POWER overall quality rating of 2.5 out of 5. Among Edmunds' many tools and resources for finding your perfect car are detailed safety ratings and analysis from NHTSA, IIHS, and JD Power, including overall ratings, frontal barrier crash ratings, side impact tests and crash ratings, rollover test results, roof strength tests, rear crash protection and head restraint ratings, side barrier ratings, combined side barrier and pole ratings, and more.
What options are available on the 2016 Volvo XC60?
Available Volvo XC60 2016 Submodel Types: SUV, Hybrid
Exterior Colors: Bright Silver Metallic, Black Stone, Onyx Black Metallic, Seashell Metallic, Ice White, Osmium Grey Metallic, Crystal White Metallic, Electric Silver Metallic, Crystal White Pearl, Savile Grey Metallic, Black Sapphire Metallic, Flamenco Red Metallic, Magic Blue Metallic, Pine Grey Metallic, Luminous Sand Metallic, Caspian Blue Metallic, Saville Grey Metallic, Denim Blue Metallic, Fusion Red Metallic, Twilight Bronze Metallic, Barents Blue Metallic, Mussel Blue Metallic, Terra Bronze Metallic, Bursting Blue Metallic, Power Blue Metallic, Rich Java Metallic, Black, Cosmic White Metallic, Passion Red, Silver Metallic, Maple Red Metallic