Sporty and refined?
Volvo’s new S60 T5 R-Design is introduced at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Hannam-dong, central Seoul yesterday. Volvo Korea unveiled four models of the R-Design (S60 T5, V40 D4, V40 T5, and V60 D4), which have a sportier design and perform more dynamically than the existing models. The company said that “R” represents “Racing” and “Refinement.” The S60 T5 R-Design’s maximum torque is 35.7 kilogram-meters (285.2 pound-feet) and it can go from zero to 60 miles per hour in 6.3 seconds. It has a fuel economy of 11.7 kilometers per liter (27.5 miles per gallon) and its starting price is 52.5 million won ($49,180) including value added tax. The price for the V40 T5 R-Design is set at 47.6 million won, while the V40 D4 R-Design is 700,000 won. The V60 D4 R-Design sells for 55.1 million won. [NEWSIS]