Volvo has released a comprehensive gallery of computer generated images of the concept XC Coupe, “live” which will premiere in a few days at the auto show in Detroit. Novelty is not only a first look at the next generation crossover XC90, but also a direct reference to the new design direction of the Swedish brand.
Based on the concept, it will be enough extreme: XC Coupe three-door looks very fresh and unusual due to broken lines optics, interestingly accompanied with massive grille, accentuated wheel arches and, a dramatic expansion of the body down from the line of windows is especially noticeable at the back and gives the silhouette machine similarity to an inverted letter “T” while adding stability to it.
Like his fellow passenger Concept Coupe, XC Coupe built on a completely new scalable platform SPA, which significantly facilitate the design and provide a wide variety of vehicle safety devices and communication.Corresponding inscriptions that can be seen in various places of the body concept, say that he has a system of circular view multiple radars and “smart” security system IntelliSafe.
Cabin layout with four individual seats marked interesting solutions: recesses in the backside of the rear seats allow you to increase the size of the cargo compartment, and on the center console can be positioned lengthy luggage – such as skis or snowboard. On the technical characteristics of the new items we do not know anything, but we can assume that it will receive a 4-cylinder engines of the line Volvo Environmental Architecture.
Well, something like this would look like an old-timer successor Volvo XC90 (of course, adjusted for greater restraint production model).