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Selected Style 2WD 4-Door 1500 SLE
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD 4-Door 1500 SLE 15 21 $40,506 $43,555
2WD 4-Door 2500 SLE 10 16 $41,891 $45,045
4WD 4-Door 1500 SLE 15 21 $43,100 $46,345
2WD 4-Door 1500 SLT 15 21 $44,444 $47,790
4WD 4-Door 2500 SLE 10 15 $44,533 $47,885
2WD 4-Door 2500 SLT 10 16 $45,960 $49,420
4WD 4-Door 1500 SLT 15 21 $46,988 $50,525
4WD 4-Door 2500 SLT 10 15 $48,606 $52,265
2WD 4-Door 1500 Denali 14 18 $53,637 $57,675
AWD 4-Door 1500 Denali 13 18 $56,506 $60,760
FWD 4-Door 3.2L PZEV
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
AWD 4-Door 3.2L 17 23 $31,302 $33,300
AWD 4-Door PZEV 3.2L 17 23 $31,302 $33,300
FWD 4-Door 3.2L 19 25 $31,302 $33,300
FWD 4-Door PZEV 3.2L 19 25 $31,302 $33,300
AWD 4-Door 3.2L Premier 17 23 $33,652 $35,800
AWD 4-Door PZEV 3.2L Premier 17 23 $33,652 $35,800
FWD 4-Door 3.2L Premier 19 25 $33,652 $35,800
FWD 4-Door PZEV 3.2L Premier 19 25 $33,652 $35,800
AWD 4-Door 3.2L Premier Plus 17 23 $35,297 $37,550
AWD 4-Door PZEV 3.2L Premier Plus 17 23 $35,297 $37,550
FWD 4-Door 3.2L Premier Plus 19 25 $35,297 $37,550
FWD 4-Door PZEV 3.2L Premier Plus 19 25 $35,297 $37,550
AWD 4-Door 3.0L 17 23 $37,083 $39,450
AWD 4-Door 3.2L Platinum 17 23 $37,835 $40,250
AWD 4-Door PZEV 3.2L Platinum 17 23 $37,835 $40,250
FWD 4-Door 3.2L Platinum 19 25 $37,835 $40,250
FWD 4-Door PZEV 3.2L Platinum 19 25 $37,835 $40,250
AWD 4-Door 3.0L Premier Plus 17 23 $38,728 $41,200
AWD 4-Door 3.0L R-Design 17 23 $41,078 $43,700
AWD 4-Door 3.0L Platinum 17 23 $41,266 $43,900
AWD 4-Door 3.0L R-Design Premier Plus 17 23 $42,723 $45,450
AWD 4-Door 3.0L R-Design Platinum 17 23 $45,261 $48,150
Pricing
Invoice Price
$40,506
$31,302
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$43,555
$33,300
Monthly Payment Estimate
$726 / month
$555 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC Rating
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2012 Volvo XC60 is an attractive, well-designed family luxury vehicle, with a class-leading roster of innovative safety and tech features.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 15 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 21 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Liftgate -
EPA Classification - 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 61.8 53.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 56.7
Third Leg Room (in) 34.9 -
Second Head Room (in) 38.5 39.5
Third Hip Room (in) 49.4 -
Second Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 55.2
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.2
Passenger Capacity 8 5
Third Head Room (in) 38.1 -
Front Hip Room (in) 60.3 54.2
Third Shoulder Room (in) 64.7 -
Second Leg Room (in) 39.5 36.4
Front Head Room (in) 40.3 39.0
Passenger Volume (ft³) - 99
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 130.0 109.2
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 10.5 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.1 74.4
Side Door Opening Width (in) NA -
Overhang, Front (in) - TBD - -
Step Up Height - Side (in) NA -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - TBD - 45.9
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.8 -
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 222.4 -
Side Door Opening Height (in) NA -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.9 -
Height, Overall (in) 76.8 67.4
Step Up Height - Front (in) NA -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - TBD - 31.6
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) - TBD - -
Track Width, Front (in) - 64.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) - 9.1
Length, Overall (in) - 182.2
Liftover Height (in) - 29.4
Track Width, Rear (in) - 62.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 45.8 NA
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) - TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 41.4 - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 69.6 38.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 90.0 30.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 101.8 70.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 137.4 67.4
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) 35.6 NA
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x 1.2 12.9 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.6 x 0.8 11.9 x - TBD -
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 31 18.5
Fuel Tank Location NA -
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD - -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.8 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 43.0 38.4
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - 16.0
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - 2.9
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2135 -
Rear Tire Order Code QAN NA
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - -
Front Tire Size P265/70R17 P235/65R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - -
Spare Tire Size P265/70R17 - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code QAN NA
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2135 -
Spare Tire Order Code ZRS NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - -
Rear Tire Size P265/70R17 P235/65R17
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000 3300
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5100 3300
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA -
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) 8100 -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500 330
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 765 495
Weight Information
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 7200 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3300 -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2985 -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 11000 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 4200 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2756 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs) - 3958
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.5 17 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD - - TBD -
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.6 - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 160 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD - -
Engine
Engine Oil Cooler NA -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 335 @ 4000 236 @ 3200
Engine Order Code LMG NA
Displacement 5.3L/323 3.2L/195
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 320 @ 5400 240 @ 6400
Engine Type Gas/Ethanol V8 Gas I6
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection Electronic Fuel Injection
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 19
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 17 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21 25
Transmission
Transfer Case Model NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.7 0.69
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.0 4.15
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA NA
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.5 1.56
Trans Type 6 6
Trans PTO Access NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.9 0.86
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.1 - TBD -
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.4 2.37
Trans Order Code MYC NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA -
Trans Power Take Off NA -
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.2 1.16
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/manual shift
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - 3.75
Summary
Vehicle Name GMC Yukon XL Volvo XC60
Body Code 130" WB -
Body Style Sport Utility 5 Door Wagon
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 46 - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear Semi-floating -
Suspension Type - Front Coil-over MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.4 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4200 -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 3300 -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.08 -
Axle Type - Front Independent -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 46 - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 3400 -
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link Independent
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 4200 -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) - NA
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) - NA
Frame
Frame Type Ladder -
Doors
Side Door Type NA -
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 2 4 (2011)
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 11.0 7.0
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
Rollover Rating
 
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