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New for 2013: Volvo

9/6/2012
2013 Volvo Model Overview

For the 2013 model year, Volvo makes incremental improvements to all of the models it sells, adding standard rain-sensing wipers and headlight washers to all models. Most 2013 Volvos are also equipped with new tunnel detection headlights and improved Volvo Sensus technology, which incorporates interactive infotainment, navigation, car settings and other features in one display. Volvo continues to include its Safe + Secure Plan with every vehicle, a 5-year warranty that covers the entire vehicle (including wear and tear items) and includes free scheduled maintenance and 24-hour roadside assistance. Several models also benefit from 10,000-mile service intervals due to use of standard synthetic oil.


2013 Volvo C30
The Volvo C30 is a 3-door hatchback designed to carry 4 passengers. The C30 T5 and C30 T5 R-Design models can be equipped with Premier, Premier Plus or Platinum trim packages. A turbocharged, 227-horsepower, 2.5-liter 5-cylinder engine is standard, and the T5 R-Design adds a sport suspension and unique styling details. Maximum cargo capacity with the rear seats folded measures 20.2 cubic feet.

What's New:
  • Standard rain-sensing wipers
  • Standard headlight washers
  • 17-inch aluminum wheels for T5 model
  • New Premier package includes power sunroof, power driver's seat, memory for driver's seat and side mirrors, cargo cover, aluminum interior trim
  • Premier Plus package adds active bi-xenon headlights
  • Premier Plus package adds keyless entry and push-button ignition
  • Revised Climate package offers heated front seats and automatic climate control with air filter
  • Titanium Grey and Electric Silver exterior paint colors

2013 Volvo C70
The Volvo C70 is a 4-passenger convertible equipped with a power-retractable hardtop. It has a 227-horsepower, turbocharged, 2.5-liter 5-cylinder engine, which powers the front wheels through a 5-speed automatic transmission. A performance upgrade boosts horsepower to 250. The trunk holds 12.8 cubic feet of luggage with the roof raised, or 6 cubic feet with the roof lowered.

What's New:
  • Standard rain-sensing wipers
  • Standard headlight washers
  • Inscription package adds a rear spoiler
  • Reconfigured Climate package includes heated front seats and an air filter


2013 Volvo S60
The Volvo S60 is a 5-passenger midsize luxury sedan. The S60 T5 includes a turbocharged, 250-horsepower, 2.5-liter 5-cylinder engine. The S60 T6 is equipped with a turbocharged, 3.0-liter 6-cylinder engine good for 300-325 horsepower, depending on configuration. The S60 T5 comes standard with all-wheel drive. The Volvo S60's trunk holds 12 cubic feet of cargo.

What's New:
  • New Premier, Premier Plus and Platinum trim packages
  • Premier package includes leather, power sunroof, keyless entry and push-button ignition, power front passenger's seat, auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Premier Plus package adds active bi-xenon headlights, front and rear parking sensors, Homelink universal remote, and a compass
  • Platinum package adds a premium sound system, navigation system, and reversing camera
  • Technology package adds Active High Beam headlights, Road Sign Information system
  • Rain-sensing wipers are standard
  • Headlight washers are standard
  • TTunnel Detectionunnel detection headlights are standard
  • Improved standard Volvo Sensus technology
  • S60 T5 offers optional all-wheel drive
  • S60 T6 includes standard power front passenger's seat, power sunroof and Keyless Drive system
  • S60 T6 R-Design equipped with larger front brakes
  • Heated rear seats are optional
  • Three new exterior paint colors


2013 Volvo S80
The Volvo S80 is a 5-passenger luxury sedan, and is larger than the S60 model. The S80 3.2 has a 240-horsepower, 3.2-liter 6-cylinder engine and front-wheel drive, while the S80 T6 is equipped with a turbocharged, 300-horsepower, 3.0-liter 6-cylinder engine and all-wheel drive. The S80's trunk accommodates 14.9 cubic feet.

What's New:
  • Standard rain-sensing wipers
  • Standard headlight washers
  • Standard keyless entry and push-button ignition
  • Improved standard Volvo Sensus technology
  • Tunnel Detection headlights are standard
  • Sport mode added to T6 AWD model's transmission
  • Premier Plus package adds active bi-xenon headlights
  • Technology package adds Active High Beam headlights
  • Dynamic package adds new 18-inch wheel design and sport steering wheel
  • Two new exterior paint colors


2013 Volvo XC60
The Volvo XC60 is a compact 5-passenger luxury crossover SUV. Three versions are offered: XC60 3.2, XC60 T6 and XC60 T6 R-Design. The XC60 3.2 has a 240-horsepower, 3.2-liter 6-cylinder engine, while the two XC60 T6 models are equipped with a turbocharged, 3.0-liter 6-cylinder engine that generates between 300 and 325 horsepower. The T6 models have standard all-wheel drive; AWD is optional on the XC60 3.2. Maximum cargo capacity measures 67.4 cubic feet.

What's New:
  • Standard rain-sensing wipers
  • Standard headlight washers
  • Standard leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Improved standard Volvo Sensus technology
  • Tunnel Detection headlights are standard
  • Optional wood inlay interior trim
  • New aluminum wheel designs
  • Premier package adds keyless entry and push-button ignition
  • Premier Plus package adds active bi-xenon headlights
  • Technology package adds Active High Beam headlights and Road Sign Information feature
  • Sport mode added to T6 model's transmission
  • Two new exterior paint colors


2013 Volvo XC70
The Volvo XC70 is a 5-passenger crossover SUV based on the Volvo S80. Two models are offered: the 3.2 and the T6. A 240-horsepower, 3.2-liter 6-cylinder engine is standard on the XC70 3.2, while the XC70 T6 has a turbocharged, 3.0-liter 6-cylinder engine that generates 300 horsepower. All-wheel drive is standard on the XC70 T6 and optional on the XC70 3.2. Maximum cargo capacity measures 72.1 cubic feet.

What's New:
  • Standard rain-sensing wipers
  • Standard headlight washers
  • Improved standard Volvo Sensus technology
  • Tunnel Detection headlights are standard
  • Premier package adds keyless entry and push-button ignition
  • Premier Plus package adds active bi-xenon headlights
  • Technology package adds Active High Beam headlights and Road Sign Information feature
  • Sport mode added to transmission for T6 AWD model
  • XC70 3.2 offered with optional 17-inch aluminum wheels


2013 Volvo XC90
Equipped with three rows of seating, the Volvo XC90 crossover SUV can carry up to 7 passengers. A 3.2-liter 6-cylinder engine with 240 horsepower is standard, and all-wheel drive is optional. The XC90 can carry as much as 43.3 cubic feet of cargo behind the second-row seat. Fold both rows of seats down and the XC90 holds 85.1 cubic feet of cargo.

What's New:
  • Revised styling details
  • Modified interior trim
  • Standard rain-sensing wipers
  • Standard headlight washers
  • Standard LED running lights
  • Standard LED taillights
  • 18-inch aluminum wheel design is standard for XC90 3.2
  • 19-inch aluminum wheel design is standard for XC90 3.2 R-Design
  • Premier Plus package adds premium leather upholstery, executive floor mats, red wood interior trim
  • Red wood steering wheel option
  • Two new exterior paint colors