L.A. Auto Show: Volvo V60 Cross Country image

The Volvo V60 Cross Country has been shown in a premiere at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show.

Following an online debut with a few images, the brand new Volvo V60 Cross Country has been officially presented to the public during the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show. The model in question is a more rugged version of the standard V60 which can be easily distinguishable thanks to the 65 mm increased ride height, to the plastic body cladding and to the front and rear skid plates.

The vehicle is also getting the 18-inch alloy wheels, which have been covered in high profile tires, and it has been fitted with the Volvo On Call telematics system, leather upholstery, Connect infotainment system, sunroof and several other tweaks. The engine lineup will actually be made from the 2.5 liter five-cylinder unit, turbocharged petrol, which is producing a total output of 250 HP (186 kW) and it has a peak torque 360 Nm (266 lb-ft), connected to a 6-speed automatic gearbox. The 2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country will be going on sale starting next year and it will be priced from 41,000 USD. More details on it will be announced close to its sale date.