Volvo Cars India seems to have quietly discontinued the S60 sedan from its lineup. The automaker has delisted the luxury car from its Indian website, sparking speculation about the production discontinuation. Interestingly, the Swedish luxury car brand updated its entire lineup a few months ago with a mild hybrid powertrain and an expanded feature list. However, the automaker removed the entry-level Volvo S60 from the shipment. The last time the Volvo S60 received the update in India was in January 2021. Now that the automaker has quietly revised its lineup on its website, there’s no official word. from the firm.
Decided to stop providing this service Volvo S60 from the Indian lineup could be part of the automaker’s strategy to revamp its product portfolio in different markets around the world. In recent times, this car brand has also temporarily stopped selling the S60 in the UK. However, it is yet to be confirmed whether the S60 will be temporarily discontinued in India.
The Volvo S60 is already present in the Indian market as a competitor to the likes of the Audi A4, BMW 3-Series, Mercedes-Benz C-Class and Jaguar XE. This model has only one T4 Inscription version in India and is equipped with a 2.0-liter petrol engine, capable of producing a maximum capacity of 190 horsepower and maximum torque of 300 Nm. For transmission duties, the car has an eight-speed automatic transmission.
The C-Class rival comes with a feature-rich interior. These features include a 9-inch touchscreen infotainment system, a large 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster, a Harman Kardon stereo system, four-zone climate control, an adjustable sunroof power and wireless charging dock, and more. The Volvo S60 sedan also has a host of safety features. Active safety features on board include adaptive cruise control, lane keep assist and city safety with steering assist.
Currently, Volvo Cars India sells models such as S90, XC40 mild hybrid, XC40 Recharge, XC60 and XC90 in the country. All these cars except Volvo XC40 Recharge are equipped with gasoline engines and combined with automatic transmission.
First published date: November 21, 2022, 10:34 am IST