2015 Volvo V60 Cross Country Photo Gallery (27 Photos)

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The version of Volvo's compact wagon that debuted at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show may not look very different from the regular V60 but this is the V60 Cross Country

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Modifications to the compact all-wheel-drive wagon include an additional 2.6 inches of ground clearance compared to the regular V60, 18- or 19-inch high-profile tires and standard hill descent control.

Check out the gallery below; Cars.com photos by Evan Sears.

By Jennifer Geiger | November 20, 2014 | Comments (0)

Volvo V60 Cross Country to Debut in L.A.

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Tall wagon fans, here's some good news: A year after it joined the lineup, Volvo is expanding its V60 offerings with a new Cross Country model that puts an emphasis on off-roading.

Related: More 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show News

Modifications to the compact, all-wheel-drive wagon include an additional 2.6 inches of ground clearance compared to the regular V60, 18- or 19-inch high-profile tires and standard hill descent control. The V60 Cross Country will initially launch with Volvo's 250-horsepower, turbocharged 2.5-liter five-cylinder engine; no word yet on if it'll get the automaker's more efficient Drive-E turbocharged four-cylinder engine.

By Jennifer Geiger | November 6, 2014 | Comments (0)

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2015 Volvo V60 Real-World Cargo Space

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The V60 wagon joins Volvo's U.S. lineup for 2015. The wagonized version of Volvo's S60 luxury sedan is an alternative to the many small-to-midsize luxury SUVs on the market. The V60's competitors include the BMW 3 Series Sports Wagon, Audi Allroad and soon-to-be-hard-to-find Acura TSX Wagon; the 2014 model year will be its last.

2015 Volvo V60: Another Luxury Wagon to Tempt Dads

Cars.com reviewer Kristen Varela noted in her review that the V60 has a few utility tricks up its sleeve, including a 40/20/40-split folding rear seat for added cargo and seating flexibility, plus a flip-up panel in the rear with grocery bag hooks. There are also cargo nets that extend from the rear seatbacks over the cargo area. See how well common cargo items fit in the V60 below.

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By Matt Schmitz | July 5, 2014 | Comments (0)

2015 Volvo V60 Video

Wagon enthusiasts have been waiting for the 2015 Volvo V60 to come stateside, and Cars.com reviewer Kelsey Mays says they should find that the new wagon was worth the wait. Watch the video for more.

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By Jennifer Geiger | July 2, 2014 | Comments (0)

What Does This Button Do?

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The button in our latest What Does This Button Do series seems to say "You. Sit. Here." thanks to an arrow pointing at a seat. No Capt. Obvious, that's not what it means.

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The icon refers to the power flip-down head restraints in the Volvo V60 wagon, an all-new model for 2015. The new feature is standard and a big help when it comes to opening up rear visibility. It's also available on other Volvo models for 2015.

By Jennifer Geiger | June 25, 2014 | Comments (1)

2015 Volvo V60: Another Luxury Wagon to Tempt Dads

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A few months ago I tested BMW's 3 Series wagon to see if it could really satisfy all the needs of a modern family. Namely, my family, which owns two wagons and is a fan of the body style.

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When the new 2015 Volvo V60 came through Cars.com's Chicago office to test, I couldn't say no to giving it a few days with the clan to see if it improved on the luxury wagon formula. It certainly had high points, but these premium wagons aren't without flaws.

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2015 Volvo V60: Car Seat Check

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The 2015 Volvo V60 is a compact wagon that seems like a good option for families. But families with babies might have a problem fitting their rear-facing infant-safety seat in the V60's backseat while also carrying a passenger in the front seat.

How many car seats fit in the second row? Two

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By Jennifer Newman | June 10, 2014 | Comments (0)

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