Among the tweaks to the T5 power plant is a boost in engine compression to 9.5:1 from 9.0, engine torque peaks at 4200 rpm and engine management changes provide faster gear changes and upshifts when the 6-speed automatic gearbox is in the sport mode. Retrieved 2012-01-06. ^ a b «Volvo Personbilar Sverige Newsroom». . Retrieved 2011-06-23. ^ a b c «Welcome to Volvo Cars Newsroom». . 2011-05-12. Retrieved 2011-06-23. ^ Danny Tan (16 August 2011). «CKD Volvo S60 T4 and T5 launched – RM220k and RM255k». . Inside there’s a nice, thick-rimmed steering wheel and upgraded seats with suede inserts, suede door inserts and blue accent stitching throughout.
When the time came for a test drive Disel Rodriguez came along with us. The S60 was refreshed in 2005. The exterior was updated with body-colored side moldings and bumpers with chrome linings, as well as new headlamps replacing the original with black housing. The icing on the cake of the whole experience was Mrs. Dealer Rating: (4 reviews) «We had a very positive experience at 5th Gear Motorz. The Haldex four-wheel-drive system also has Polestar tuning for more rear torque distribution, and the stability control system has been massaged.
The S60 went through a final facelift in 2008 with full body-colored bumper and door inserts and larger emblem in the front and larger spaced out «V-O-L-V-O» letters in the rear. TRUCKS USA Know The Road Ahead You need a partner that offers innovative solutions to keep your trucks on the road and money in your pocket. During 2001–2004 the 2.3 litre T5 engine was used and in 2005-2009 the 2.4 litre T5 engine was used. Praise cannot be heaped on the clutch, however, which engages way too high and feels as if it were hiding a coil-over. The S60 continued to be raced after the formation of the Scandinavian Touring Car Championship, a merger of the Swedish and Danish touring car championships. Retrieved 2014-10-31. ^ Mike Millikin (2015-04-15). «Volvo Cars introducing production S60L T6 Twin Engine PHEV at the Shanghai Motor Show; on sale next week». Green Car Congress.