The Volvo S60: A Stylish, Safe Sedan for Lansing Area Drivers

Volvo is famous for packing its vehicles with safety features, and the latest version of the Volvo S60-the Swedish luxury automaker's compact sedan offering-is no exception. However, the S60-which is split into Momentum, R-Design, and Inscription trims-comes with additional attributes, such as robust engine choices, smooth ride quality, and spacious seating. The popular Volvo S60 is ready to take you anywhere for years to come.


The Volvo S60 is designed as a four-door sedan with plenty of sleek styling elements. Its exterior design is sure to turn heads around Dewitt, thanks to standard features such as LED dusk-sensing headlights with auto delay-off ability and 19-inch alloy wheels. Also standard are power heated side mirrors with turn-signal indicators, Which are perfect for chilly mornings.

On the higher trim levels, you can upgrade the exterior design with adaptive headlight technology and foglights. Adaptive headlights allow you to safely see around corners when driving at night around Mason, MI. This technology is one of the many safety features available on the Volvo S60, which you can check out now at our dealership.


The Volvo S60 is available with two different powertrains for you to choose from. The T5 powertrain is a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine with 250 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. If you opt for the T6 powertrain, you will get a supercharged and turbocharged 2.0-liter I4 engine with 316 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque.

Both of these engines are paired to an eight-speed automatic transmission and standard front-wheel-drive, though you can easily opt for all-wheel-drive with the T5 and it is standard on the T6. On higher trim levels, you can opt for additional paddle shifters to make your drives around Charlotte, MI, more exciting than ever before.


The Volvo S60 provides two rows of seats to accommodate up to five people. Standard seating and cabin features include synthetic leather upholstery, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and front-seat heating. The 60/40 split-folding rear seatback allows you to easily increase your cargo space, and you can find the perfect seating position with the 10-way power-adjustable front seat.

On the higher R-Design trim, the interior is taken to the next level. You'll love the luxurious Nappa leather upholstery and front sport seats, along with the leather-wrapped dashboard and brushed aluminum and rubber sport pedals. The Volvo S60 is ready to take you anywhere around Lansing in style.

Comfort and Convenience

For comfort and convenience, the Volvo S60 provides many features at every trim level. On the base trim level, you're sure to be impressed by the dual-zone automatic climate control, power moonroof, remote engine start, and remote keyless entry. It's easy to stay connected thanks to the nine-inch touchscreen display, which includes standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration. You can also use the standard Bluetooth for easy, hands-free calls and texts.

There are multiple USB ports to charge your devices, and everything important is conveniently available in the 12.3-inch digital instrument display. On higher trim levels, your interior will be taken to the next level with a 13-speaker Harman Kardon sound system and quad-zone automatic climate control.

Safety Features are a Volvo Specialty

For the safety of you and your passengers, the Volvo S60 features many impressive safety and driver-assist technologies. With a comprehensive airbag system and plenty of new technology, the Volvo S60 is designed to protect everyone when driving around Dewitt and beyond. Some of the standard and available safety technologies are:

  • Post-collision automatic braking
  • Low-speed collision avoidance technology
  • Traffic sign recognition
  • Lane-keeping assist
  • Run-off road mitigation
  • Auto high-beam technology
  • Rearview camera
  • Electronic vehicle stability control
  • Daytime running lights
  • Hill-start assist
  • Anti-theft system
  • Park assist system

Visit Crippen Volvo Cars to Learn More

If you'd like to learn more about all the new Volvo S60 has to offer, we encourage you to visit our dealership in nearby Lansing soon to take a test drive. You can contact us to set up a viewing or simple pay us a visit from the surrounding area. While you're here, you can also meet with the professionals at our finance center. We look forward to working with you soon!