2020 Volvo XC60 T8 Polestar review: Excellent but exorbitant


2020 Volvo XC60 T8 E-AWD Polestar

Those 22-inch wheels surround massive Akebono brakes. 

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Volvo is on a roll. The Chinese-owned Swedish automaker currently fields a compelling range of vehicles, from the compact though suitably premium XC40 crossover to the luxurious S90 sedan to the fun and functional V60 wagon. Its products are upscale, thoughtfully designed and, as always, incredibly safe. 


  • Potent and efficient hybrid powertrain
  • Beautifully crafted inside and out
  • Plenty of driver-assistance tech
  • Comfortable accommodations

Don’t Like

  • Automatic high beams could be improved
  • Some befuddling secondary controls
  • Recalcitrant shifter
  • $73,490

Sitting at the core of that range is the