Volvo V60 and S60 2017
Volvo V60 and S60 2017

Volvo V60 and S60 Polestar Features

The Volvo V60 and S60 2017 models get Öhlins suspension and carbonfibre aerodynamic bits that increase downforce by 15 percent and 30 percent, respectively.

Volvo V60 and S60 2017
Volvo V60 and S60 2017

Volvo’s motorsport partner Cyan Racing and the Polestar performance arm have enhanced the V60 estate and its S60 sedan sibling with race-proven parts.

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Features and Specifications

Volvo V60 and S60 2017 back tail lamp
Volvo V60 and S60 2017

The 367hhp models have been upgraded with adjustable suspensions produced by Öhlins that is 80 percent stiffer than the standard V60 springs, six-piston Brembo brake calipers with 371mm discs and bespoke 20-inch wheels shod in Michelin Pilot Super Sport tyres.

Volvo V60 and S60 2017 front face and head lamp
Volvo V60 and S60 2017 Front Face

There are also carbon fibre bits to reduce weight and aerodynamic modifications to the exterior to increase downforce by about 15 percent on the V60. The parts include a new front splitter and side sills. The S60 also gets an extended rear spoiler which helps that sedan’s downforce increase by about 30 percent.

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Volvo claims that the improvements enhance the handling and high-speed performance of its 60-series models without hindering on-road usability. The 367hp/470Nm  turbocharged four-cylinder engine used to power the S60 and V60 is the same and so is the transmission. The 0-100kph sprint still takes 4.7sec and 4.8sec for the S60 and V60, respectively.

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Volvo V60 and S60 2017 front

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