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2016 Volvo S60
2016 Volvo S60

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Safety features

  • Side airbags: front and rear head curtain airbags and front seat-mounted torso airbags
  • Rollover sensor: designed to deploy the side curtain airbags in the event of an impending rollover (beginning with 2013 models)
  • Electronic stability control
  • Antilock brakes
  • Daytime running lights

G
Small overlap front

Overall evaluation
G
Structure and safety cage
G
Injury measures
Head/neck
G
Chest
G
Hip/thigh
G
Lower leg/foot
G
Restraints and dummy kinematics
A

G
Moderate overlap front

Overall evaluation
G
Structure and safety cage
G
Injury measures
Head/neck
G
Chest
G
Leg/foot, left
G
Leg/foot, right
G
Restraints and dummy kinematics
G

G
Side

Overall evaluation
G
Structure and safety cage
G
Driver injury measures
Head/neck
G
Torso
G
Pelvis/leg
G
Head protection
G
Rear passenger injury measures
Head/neck
G
Torso
G
Pelvis/leg
G
Head protection
G

G
Roof strength

Overall evaluation
G
Curb weight 3,563 lbs
Peak force 17,650 lbs
Strength-to-weight ratio 4.95
Tested vehicle
Rating applies to both the Volvo S60 4-door sedan (tested) and the structurally similar Volvo V60 station wagon.
2012 Volvo S60 T5 4-door

G
Head restraints & seats
All Seats

Overall evaluation
G
Dynamic rating
G
Seat/head restraint geometry
G

Superior Front crash prevention

  • Optional Collision Warning with Full Auto Brake and Pedestrian Detection
  • Standard City Safety
  • Optional Technology Package
Overall Evaluation
Crash avoidance rating
Superior
with optional
equipment
5 points total
This system meets the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's criteria for forward collision warning.
1 point
In the 12 mph IIHS test, this vehicle avoided a collision.
2 points
In the 25 mph IIHS test, impact speed was reduced by 14 mph.
2 points

Advanced Front crash prevention
With City Safety only

  • Standard City Safety
Overall Evaluation
Crash avoidance rating
Advanced
2 points total
Not available.
0 points
In the 12 mph IIHS test, this vehicle avoided a collision.
2 points
In the 25 mph IIHS test, impact speed was reduced by 2 mph.
0 points