2018 Volvo S60 

Volvo makes it simple to understand the differences between trim levels and options in all of their vehicles by maintaining naming consistency throughout their model lineup. Because of that, once you know what each term Volvo uses means, you'll be able to tell which trim or engine choice for a given model is right for you. Keep reading for our guide, then take a look at our online inventory.

Volvo Trims

2018 Volvo S60 Interior
  • Dynamic - Introductory trims offer Volvo's impressive performance and style, just at a price more accessible to drivers around San Antonio.
  • Inscription - This trim adds extra features to upgrade comfort, convenience, and style - one of the most popular options is the XC60 Inscription.
  • Cross Country - These Volvo models are ideal for drivers who need to handle rough and rugged terrain or wet and slippery roads - always a good idea when living in a coastal city like Houston.
  • Momentum - Drivers looking for a perfect blend of strength and style should start with this trim.
  • R-Design - This is the sport trim, which adds sleek styling details along with refinements to the engine, suspension, wheels, and brakes.
  • Polestar - These performance-oriented Volvo vehicles are capable of handling winding roads with ease and sprinting forward on straightaways.
  • Excellence - Austin drivers who expect the best in all things choose this ultra-premium trim.


  • T5 - A turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder that puts out 250 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque.
  • T6 - A twin-turbocharged 2.0L four-cylinder that produces 316 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque.
  • T8 Hybrid - The T6 engine paired with two electric motors that collectively generate 400 hp and 472 lb-ft of torque.
  • Polestar - An enhanced version of the T6 engine that boosts power ratings to 367 hp and 347 lb-ft of torque.
2018 Volvo S90 Engine

See What All This Means in Person at Volvo Cars of Austin

It's all well and good to read an explanation of Volvo trims and engines, but nothing can compare with the thrill of getting behind the wheel and hitting the open road. To check out full inventory and take a test drive, visit Volvo Cars of Austin. You can even enjoy a unique opportunity to travel overseas for your vehicle delivery, allowing you to enjoy a European vacation and your new Volvo at the same time.