If you happen to’re opting for the 2019 Volvo V60 Cross Country over the practically similar Chevy Tahoe, you might as well skip right to the 2019 Volvo V60 Cross Country. You get a much better powertrain and more refined suspension, nicer inside materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Efficiency Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, but the 2019 Volvo V60 Cross Country occurs to be one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Volvo V60 Cross Country gives ruggedness and excessive towing capability that only this type of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction once you want it most.
The 2019 Volvo V60 Cross Country, however, additionally has some flaws generally related to this kind of automobile. Cargo area is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gasoline. We’re also not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Volvo V60 Cross Country’s journey and driving expertise begin to fall in keeping with extra fashionable autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might recommend testing the 2019 Volvo V60 Cross Country’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a better maximum towing capability and superior cargo house and it’s all around a extra refined and upscale car.
The optional Enhanced Driver Alert package deal provides forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automatic excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting fashions at extra value. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Volvo V60 Cross Country are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Volvo V60 Cross Country also presents power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Volvo V60 Cross Country fresh by adding a budget-conscious Normal Version Value Bundle in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims include the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Volvo V60 Cross Country, which pushes the 2019 Volvo V60 Cross Country into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and might be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban type as nicely, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours obtainable for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.