Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid Safety Ratings And Crash Test Result

The Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid crash test proves once again that Volvo is a very reliable vehicle. Double front and side airbags and side curtains with head protection function are standard. Electronic brake force distribution (EBD), anti-block brakes (ABS) and electronic stability control (ESC) are standard. Smart seat belt reminders are available in all seats. City Safety is a very advanced crash prevention system. In addition, there are some other advanced security features specific to Volvo. A three-point seat belt is fitted on the rear center seat. This seat belt offers far better protection than a two-point (lap) seat belt. The following are the specifications for safety and crash testing:

Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid Safety

Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid Safety

1) Adult Occupant

  • Front Impact Test
  • Side Impact Test
  • Pole Test
  • Whiplash (Rear Impact) Protection Test

2) Child Occupant

  • 18 Month Old Child Protection Test
  • 3 Year Old Child Protection Test
  • Child Safety Specifications
  • Child Seat Installation Specifications

3) Pedestrian

No test.

4) Safety Assist

No test.

Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid Crash Test Result 

The Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid crash test result was quite successful. Crash test airbags were opened at the right time. Therefore, the protection of the head, floor and vital areas was successfully achieved during the crash. The braking system was successful. The front and side impact results were very high. 18 month year old and 3 year old child the minimum risk of crash, safety measures taken maximum.

Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid Crash Test Result 

Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid Crash Test Result

1) Adult Occupant Test

The driver and passenger compartment remained stable during the frontal impact. However, there was a serious risk of injury to the driver and a serious leg on the front adult passenger. There was also a serious risk of chest injury for the adult occupant. However, the test for the front of the car, chest and abdomen protection was good. As a result of the side barrier test, maximum scores were obtained. During the crash, the airbags were opened in a timely manner, providing successful protection. In addition, the protection of the head and pelvis was sufficient. The braking system was very successful during crash.

  • Front Impact Test

The Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid passenger compartment has successfully preserved its shape in the offset crash test. The airbag surrounded the driver’s head and the contact was appropriate. Driver head is supported by passenger airbag. There was no danger of any knee. The brake pedal and steering wheel movements were normal. All doors were closed during the crash. After the accident, the driver’s door can be opened with normal effort.

  • Side Impact Test

During the side impact, the side airbag curtain and head airbag were successful. They worked well to protect the drive. In addition, the curtain was successful in protecting the occupants of the outer rear seats.

  • Pole Test

The Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid is the head protection that the car provides for the airbags in the side curtain test.

Pole Test

Pole Test

  • Whiplash (Rear Impact) Protection Test

Electronic brake power distribution (EBD), electronic stability control (ESC) and anti-block brakes (ABS) operation were standard during the whiplash test.

2) Child Occupant Test

The rear-facing restraints provided support between the backrest and the back of the footwell. The label describing the way in which they are attached can be clearer. Also, the instructions presented to steer the belt can be misleading. In the front crash test, the head motion for the 18 month old and 3 year old child was normal. Also the danger of crashing on the side or on the ceiling was very low. Airbag protection was successful.

  • 18 Months Child Protection Test

The potential for a crash hazard in all directions was minimal for the 18 month old child.

  • 3 Year Old Child Protection Test

The potential for a crash hazard in all directions was minimal for the 3 year old child.

  • Child Safety Specifications

The safety specifications required for the child occupant were adequate and good.

  • Child Seat Installation Specifications

The child seat installation had a maximum rating.

Child Seat Installation Specifications

Child Seat Installation Specifications

3) Pedestrian Test

Buffer provided good protection in marginal areas as a result of tests. Pedestrian has provided good protection against body head injuries in many places where it is likely to crash. In these areas where an adult’s head could hit, the protection was predominantly weak. However, most of the areas tested were successful.

4) Safety Assist

The Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid important safety specifications such as braking, airbag, seat belt reminders of the front and rear seats. The materials that hit people like airbags and bumpers are flexible and protective.

Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid Safety Ratings 

1) Adult Occupant Test

The Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid safety ratings resulted in very high points. Adult occupant crash test results are scored 36.3 points out of 37 points. It also corresponds to 99%.

  • Front Impact Test

Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid, front crash tests are scored maximum 16 points.

  • Side Impact Test

Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid, crash test is scored maximum 16 points.

  • Pole Test

The Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid is rated 6.6 points out of 8 points.

The Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine

The Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine

  • Whiplash (Rear Impact) Protection Test

The Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid is rated 2.7 points out of 3 points.

2) Child Occupant Test

Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid, child occupant test is scored 44.1 points out of 49 points. It also corresponds to 90%.

  • 18 Month Old Child Protection Test

18 month old child crash test result is rated 9.2 points out of 10 points.

  • 3 Year Old Child Protection Test

3 year old child crash test result is scored 9,8 points out of 10 points.

  • Child Safety Specifications

Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid, child safety specifications check is scored 9 points out of 10 points.

Child Safety Specifications

Child Safety Specifications

  • Child Seat Installation Specifications

Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid, child seat installation check is scored maximum 10 points.

3) Pedestrian Test

Pedestrian test crash test results are scored 23.1 points out of 36 points. It also corresponds to 64%. Head impact is scored 14.7 points. Leg impact is scored 8.4 points.

4) Security Assistance

Safety Assist is scored 8 points points. It also corresponds to 80%. Anti-lock brakes (ABS), electronic brake force distribution (EBD) and electronic stability control (ESC) are scored maximum 3 points.

Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid Safety Ratings And Crash Test Result
  • Adult Occupant Test
  • Front Impact Test
  • Side Impact Test
  • Pole Test
  • Whiplash (Rear Impact) Protection Test
  • Child Occupant Test
  • 18 Month Old Child Protection Test
  • 3 Year Old Child Protection Test
  • Child Safety Specifications
  • Child Seat Installation Specifications
  • Pedestrian Test
  • Security Assistance
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Summary

The Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid crash test is scored maximum 5 stars grade. Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid crash test result give the feeling of robustness. On the other hand, Volvo S60 T8 Twin Engine Plug-In Hybrid safety ratings are good in terms of all specifications.

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