Volvo XC60: Chicago SUV of the Year

March 19th, 2018 by

Volvo XC60Have we got some great news for you! Volvo recently announced that the all-new Volvo XC60 is the Chicago News 2018 SUV/Crossover of the Year! Editors of the Chicago News awarded Volvo at the recent Chicago Auto Show. Keep reading for all the great details!

Multiple Awards

As can be seen, this is just one more award for the XC60. The vehicle was also named as the 2018 North American Utility of the Year and the Detroit Free Press Utility of the Year. The XC60 topped a long list of other new models. Those other models came from Asia, Europe and even from here in the United States.

“Our award for the SUV/Crossover of the Year goes to the sophisticated XC60, the muscular T8 hybrid,” said Jason Saini, pro race car driver and Chicago News automotive writer and host. “As the rest of the new Volvo lineup, it boasts a lot of safety features, including radar cruise control and autopilot semi-autonomous capabilities. It’s a hint of what driving will be like in the future, and a key component to Volvo’s safety commitment.”


The XC60 was completely redesigned for this year. It was definitely designed to DRIVE! The exterior is highly athletic. In fact, the interior offers beautiful materials and the latest technology. With seating for five people, the XC60 also offers a standard 9-inch tablet-like touch screen and available wood trim. Under the hood, the XC60 offers a large array of powertrains. The XC60 is one of the safest cars ever made. It’s also loaded with the newest safety technology.

Volvo XC60Need More Volvo XC60 Info?

Want to learn more about the all-new award winning 2018 Volvo XC60? By all means, give Beach Volvo and Beach Automotive Group a call today. Our Volvo experts can go over the vehicle with you in detail. They can tell you all about the XC60 in detail. They can also take you on a test drive so you can see for yourself!

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