2012 Volvo S60 Top Comparisons
Users ranked 2012 Volvo S60 against other cars which they drove/owned. Each ranking was based on 9 categories. Here is the summary of top rankings.
2012 Volvo S60 T5 Review
An Impressive Car And Good Value For The Money. The T6 Felt Too Front Heavy. — I love the turbo and the surge of power when I need it. I'd probably never buy a car without a turbo. The car is fun to drive. I feel safe driving it. I got the leather and sunroof and recommend it. The blind spot indicator works well. The tires supply a good road grip. The sport shift setting gives you much improved acceleration and much more fun.
Primary Use: Family transportation
Pros: Smooth even acceleration. Braking and handling are good. Quiet engine. No noticable vibration. Nice appearance. BLIS works well. Free maintenance for 5 years. Averaging 28.5 mpg. Lots of options. Good price. It can use regular gas. Other cars in this class require premium. A big expense today.
Cons: No spare tire or well for one. Back seats a little tight. Right wiper doesn't go all the way down. Gas cap doesn't fit into the holder.
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2011 S60 T5 Ps With Excel Package
Follow up to the previous S60 2.5T. Brilliant performance with the 6-spd auto box. Boot space less than previous model (Especially with the optional space saver spare wheel), but cabin larger..better ... Read More
Great Car Fun To Drive
Drives like a dream with plenty of power! Nice console cluster easy to see and operate. Comfortable interior quality throughout. Safe and reliable great 6-year/100,000 mile Volvo warranty. All the bel... Read More
Nice Ride , With classic model you get leather seats and electric seat and auto rain window cleaner. The motor would be good to have more power. And faster acceleration , Hopefully the new S60 is n... Read More
Like It !!
drives like a high end car for sure Good on gas very comfortable ride LIKE it, Not for Sale, Plan to keep for awhile, Heavy car, Seats are GREAT, Only problem it will not turn sharp . big circl... Read More
I have a sunroof and buttwarmers and to top it all off, a freakin turbo! The only problem is that it's front wheel drive and everytime you take off it burns out and it doesn't turn sharply at all. It'... Read More
Proud Volvo Mom
I have to commute to school about an hour each way, work, and drive my 2 year old in it. Love that it is renowned for its safety and comfort. I will be buying another Volvo when the time for an upgra... Read More
If you need a car with safty then buy a Volvo, the bet car i ever Had. solid on the road. good looking. 218HP.17" wheel.What else you can think of. fun to drive also.Ok gas mileage. best you can think... Read More