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Volvo XC60 Recognized as Best Utility Vehicle

The North American International Auto Show is one of the largest meetings of the world’s best automotive and technology engineers and leaders. Held in Detroit, it sets a stage to debut brand-defining vehicles and this year marked its twelfth anniversary, bursting with even more concepts and industry-shaping announcements than in years past.


Three prestigious awards are up for grabs each year: Best Car, Best Truck, and Best Utility Vehicle. A panel of 60 American and Canadian journalist jurors were given 10 points to award in each of the three categories. The panel considered a variety of attributes to decide…

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IIHS Awards 2018 Volvo XC60 Top Safety Pick+

It’s no surprise that Volvo just added another model to its already long lineup of safe vehicles: the newly redesigned 2018 XC60.


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The Top Safety Pick+ is the highest honor given by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and it’s issued when the vehicle tested scores the highest rating (which is classified as “Good”) in all five crash test evaluations, including small overlap front, moderate overlap front, side, roof strength, and head restraints and seats, as well as an “Advanced” or “Superior” rating for front crash prevention and an “Acceptable” or “Good” rating for the headlights evaluation.


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