Exclusive launch offer at Volvo Cars Poole
The new S60 Arriving soon
The new S60 will be arriving with us soon, the sports saloon designed to capture the feeling of pure driving pleasure.
S60 T5 R-DESIGN LAUNCH EDITION OFFER
Only at Volvo Cars Poole
From £299 a month and £4,000 initial rental
on Personal Contract Hire
The new S60 R-Design is inspired by the joy of driving. High-gloss black exterior details, contour seats, charcoal headlining and unique interior trim confirm that this is a car designed for those who love to drive. Stiffer, lower suspension gives even more responsive handling and a focused feel.
From £299 per month
on Personal Contract Hire*
Initial Rental £4,000
24 month agreement
8,000 miles per annum
Excess mileage charges apply
Contact us today on 01202 065 555 or email for further information on this limited offer and to discuss your new S60.
The Launch Edition includes:
Pilot Assist and Adaptive Cruise Control
Autodimming Interior and Exterior Rear View Mirrors
BLIS with Traffic Alert & Rear Collision Mitigation
Rear Parking Camera
Smartphone Integration (includes Apple Car Play and Android Auto) with 2 x Front USB
Sensus Connect with Premium Sound by Harman Kardon with Dolby Pro Logic II Surround Sound, Dirac Live, 13 Speakers/600 W Output and Subwoofer
Official fuel consumption for the new S60 T5, in MPG (l/100km): WLTP Low 24.4 – 25.9 (11.6 – 10.9), WLTP Medium 34.4 – 38.2 (8.2 – 7.4), WLTP High 42.2 – 47.9 (6.7 – 5.9), WLTP Extra High 37.2 – 43.5 (7.6 – 6.5), WLTP Combined 35.3 – 39.8 (8.0 – 7.1). NEDC CO2 emissions 152 – 155g/km.
Fuel consumption figures are obtained from laboratory testing intended for comparisons between vehicles and may not reflect real driving results.
*T&Cs apply. Contract hire provided by Santander Consumer (UK) PLC trading as Volvo Car Financial Services, RH1 1SR. 18s & over, subject to status. You will not own the vehicle and it must be returned in good condition to avoid further charges. Excess mileage will be charged at 7.56p per mile for the first 5,000 excess miles. After 5,000 excess miles, excess mileage will be charged at 10.08p per mile. Subject to availability on orders received between 19/02/2019 - 15/03/2019. Guarantee may be required. Not available with other promotions. Ocean Automotive (Swedish), trading as Volvo Cars Poole are a credit broker not a lender for this financial promotion. We can introduce you to a limited number of carefully selected finance providers and may receive a commission from them for the introduction.
Acclaimed as Britain's best used luxury SUV
• Magazine praises Volvo's largest SUV model for its "triumph of subtle design" and its luxurious interior and generous equipment list
• Volvo Selekt approved-used car programme provides access to the best pre-owned Volvo models, with complete customer peace of mind
Already a multiple new-car-award winner, the Volvo XC90 has proven its market-leading strength by being crowned Best Used Luxury SUV in the Diesel Car and Eco Car Used Car Top 50. The honour demonstrates the lasting quality of the XC90 and the sustained appeal of its contemporary design, efficient powertrains, luxury specification, and advanced connectivity and safety technology.
Announcing the award in Diesel Car and Eco Car magazine, Editor Ian Robertson said: "This fantastic luxury SUV is a triumph of subtle design. The interior is a lovely place to spend time thanks to Volvo's trademark seats and a tablet-style touchscreen that removes any clutter from the dashboard. If you're lucky enough to find one with the optional Bowers & Wilkins audio system, give it a listen because it turns the XC90 into a concert hall on wheels."
The top-50 list was determined by the magazine's team of second-hand car experts, who took a wide range of issues into account, including purchase price, residual value, general ability and fitness for purpose. More than 750 vehicles were considered, from which the XC90 made the final top 50, in 32nd place. Volvo was further represented by the V40 premium compact family car in 35th place.
The best way to access a pre-owned Volvo is through Volvo Selekt, Volvo's approved-used car programme. The service offers the best cars available on the market and complete customer peace of mind. Each vehicle undergoes more than 100 checks by Volvo's technicians and is given the latest factory software upgrades. Sales are backed with a minimum 12-month/unlimited-mileage Volvo Selekt warranty and cover for the car's first or next MoT test, plus a minimum of 12 months' roadside assistance cover. And should the car not meet the customer's expectations, they have 30 days or 1,500 miles to return and exchange their vehicle.
Bruce Greenwood, Volvo Car UK's Used Car Programme Manager, said: "It is great to see the XC90 being recognised as such a strong all-round proposition for people looking for a stylish, practical and reliable pre-owned SUV with luxury guaranteed. With the benefit of our Volvo Selekt programme, we can help customers seeking the best-quality used XC90s – or any other Volvo model – find their perfect car with confidence."
Double honours for Volvo in
2019 What Car? Awards
• Volvo XC40 keeps its Family SUV of the Year crown for a second year
• Further success for the XC90 T8 Twin Engine, crowned Plug-in Hybrid Car of the Year
• Winning models praised for their high quality, practicality and "all-rounder" appeal
Volvo has maintained its winning ways into the New Year, following a record-breaking honours haul in 2018 with two successes in the 2019 What Car? Awards. The XC40 has retained the Family SUV of the Year title it secured on its debut in 2018, while the XC90 T8 Twin Engine's Plug-in Car of the Year success has given Volvo's electrified powertrain technology an emphatic seal of approval.
Announced at a ceremony in London in February, the What Car? Awards are among the most prestigious and best-respected in the UK.
Steve Huntingford, What Car? Editor, praised the XC40 – What Car?'s overall Car of the Year in 2018 – for having become an even more attractive proposition. He said: "Last year's Car of the Year retains its position as the very best family SUV you can buy. It's as plush as it is practical, and the engines that have been added to the line-up in the last 12 months only add to its appeal."
He had equally high praise for the XC90 T8 Twin Engine, commenting: "As well as delivering low running costs, this plug-in hybrid version of the XC90 is the quickest model in the line-up, showing what a brilliant all-rounder it is. And unlike its rivals, Volvo has managed to retain seven seats, so going green doesn't require you to compromise on practicality."
In What Car?'s five-star review of the XC40 premium compact SUV, the model is commended for its "stylish and high-quality interior", its "supple ride" and "comprehensive safety kit". The version of the XC40 selected for the award was the D3 R-Design, powered by Volvo's efficient 2.0-litre 150hp diesel engine.
The XC40 offers customers a wide choice of powertrains, the range embracing three petrol and two diesel units, with outputs up to 247hp, manual and automatic transmissions, and front- or all-wheel drive. Every model also comes with Drive Mode settings, so you can tailor the car's dynamic performance to suit your preference or the road conditions. Volvo's pioneering Pilot Assist driver-support system is available, which works in conjunction with the adaptive cruise control to keep the car correctly positioned in its traffic lane, moving at the right speed and maintaining a safe distance from any vehicle ahead.
The XC40's impressive standard specification also includes Sensus Navigation, a nine-inch central touchscreen, voice-activated control, LED headlights, dual-zone climate control, 12.3-inch driver's information display, 18-inch alloys, rear parking sensors and City Safety, which provides alerts and automatic emergency braking support. The R-Design version selected by What Car? adds a series of dynamic exterior styling details, sports suspension and leather/nubuck upholstery.
In its review of the Volvo XC90, What Car? flags the petrol-electric T8 Twin Engine as the best pick in the range for company car drivers, given the exceptionally low CO2 emissions (from 56g/km) and modest benefit-in-kind tax rating that its plug-in hybrid powertrain can deliver. The technology is a best-of-both-worlds package in which a 303hp petrol engine and an 87hp electric motor work seamlessly together or individually according to your wishes or the road conditions. You can select Pure mode to prioritise all-electric operation and lower consumption, adjusting the responsiveness of the engine, brakes, accelerator and gearbox, or Power mode when you want maximum performance from your car. The system can also work to maximise traction and vehicle control when driving off-road.
Jon Wakefield, Volvo Car UK Managing Director, said: "The XC40 could not have enjoyed a more successful entry into the UK market last year, and we are proud and honoured that What Car? still considers it to be the best family SUV you can buy. As a standard-bearer for our advances in design, technology and desirability, it continues to play a key role in developing the strength of our brand and our UK sales success.
"Where the XC90 T8 Twin Engine is concerned, we want customers to enjoy the environmental and performance benefits of an electrified plug-in hybrid system without sacrificing any of the quality or practicality they require from a large SUV. The What Car? award again signals that we are succeeding in this mission."
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