2018 Volvo S80
Included within the premium Volvo vehicles, the lineup of S80 is finally getting the new updates. The future changes and improvements will be focused on providing the much appealing design styling and new additional technologies. Recent rumors also stated as the auto manufacturer is now working hard on repairing some flaws found in the former Volvo version. Coming up as modern sedan, the 2018 Volvo S80 will further advance the innovative features and luxurious materials for the passengers’ comfort and safety.
If you are expecting the massive revamps on the exterior, you may be bit disappointed knowing the automaker would not make it. However, some hints revealed the future S80 could retain its slim bodywork highlighted with the better LED systems both on the headlights and taillights.
Moving into the sedan interior, we could see several sophisticated features going to add up. As for the infotainment system, standards equipment including the Apple Car Play, Android operation, Volvo Sensus Connect and also 4G LTE connectivity features will be injected inside the cabin. The issue on the passengers’ safety should be one of the main priorities as the 2018 Volvo S80 will be equipped with several security tools consisting of lane assist system and IntelliSafe configuration. Having the advanced safety package, the customers should no longer worry about the secured journey.
In spite of no exact confirmation on the engine unit has been unveiled to public but the configuration of 4 cylinders might be capable to generate the output of around 240 horsepower. Mated with the 8-speed manual or automatic transmission, the 2018 Volvo S80 could reach the mileage at 38 MPG on the highway and 26 MPG in the city, in terms of fuel consumption.
The premiere date of the new S80 might take place during the third quarter of 2017 targeting the Asia and America marketplaces. Within all the possible price estimations, the beginning price of 2018 Volvo S80 sedan may start at $43,900 for the T5 model and go bit higher at $48,900 for the T5 Platinum.