With grace, elegance, and dependable safety features, the Volvo S60 is a luxury car that's fit for the whole family. Is it the right choice for you, though? Maguire Volvo finds out. We put this 2021 Volvo S60 review together to help drivers in Ithaca, Elmira, Binghamton, and Cortland, NY, decide.

Performance Specs

The 2021 Volvo S60 offers both the looks of a luxury car and the acceleration of a sports car. It's powered by a turbocharged 2.0L 4-cylinder engine that gets up to 250 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. This impressive powertrain is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission. Front wheel drive comes standard, but all wheel drive is also available.

This engine is also available with an electric motor. This combination results in superior fuel economy and superior power. Together, they not only help you drive further in between stops for gas, but you'll be able to get up to 400 horsepower and 472 lb-ft of torque.

Well-Rounded Interior

From its spacious design to its high-tech dashboard, the 2021 Volvo S60 offers a comfortable and convenient ride. It starts with seating for five and plenty of space to stretch out. The cabin is designed to offer enough space for tall drivers, while the trunk gives you space for all your bags.

  • Headroom (front/rear): 37.4 inches/37.2 inches
  • Legroom (front/rear): 42.3 inches/35.2 inches
  • Shoulder Room (front/rear): 56.1 inches/54.5 inches
  • Cargo Room: 11.6 cubic feet

On top of offering enough space, the cabin keeps everyone comfortable with amenities like heated and power-adjustable front seats, four-zone automatic climate control, and a panoramic moonroof. Premium cloth seats come standard, but leatherette and leather upholstery are also available. To round out this luxurious interior, you can add natural wood accents and a leather-wrapped steering wheel.

While the interior design is indeed timeless, the dashboard is home to some of the latest technology. The 9-inch touchscreen includes smartphone-compatible features and offers turn by turn directions. You'll be able to stream music, make hands-free calls, and find the fastest way home with the following features:

  • Bluetooth®
  • Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™
  • SiriusXM® Radio and HD Radio
  • Voice Control
  • Navigation System

Cutting-Edge Safety Features

Above all, the 2021 Volvo S60 is designed to give you peace of mind. It's built with a strong, energy-absorbing frame that includes SIPS™ Side Impact Protection. Inside, you'll be protected by seven airbags, including dual front airbags, a driver's side knee airbag, front side airbags, and an inflatable curtain that covers both rows of seats.

Of course, the S60 also offers state-of-the-art driver-assistance technology. These smart safety features will help prevent accidents and give you more awareness while you drive. Some of the standard features include:

  • Park Assist Camera
  • BLIS™ blind spot information with Steer Assist and Cross Traffic Alert with auto-brake
  • Lane Keeping Aid
  • Road Sign Information   

Test Drive the Volvo S60

With its impressive performance, comfortable cabin, and reliable safety features, the Volvo S60 is an ideal option for drivers in Ithaca, Elmira, Binghamton, and Cortland, NY. Visit Maguire Volvo to learn more about our 2021 Volvo S60 review and take a test drive.

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