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2015 Volvo V60 Plug-in Hybrid R-Design
- John Beltz Snyder
- May 12, 2015
- Danny King
- Apr 30, 2014
Lest anyone think Volvo's V60 Diesel Plug-in Hybrid is strictly for the leisurely, gas-sipping green-driver variety, the Swedish automaker is adding a sporty wrinkle. The R-Design package that Volvo added to some other models last year will now be an option for the V60 PHEV. Drag-racing surely awaits.