The Volvo XC Coupé Concept

This is the second of the three prototypes of Volvo aimed to present to the public a new era in the design of the company. The Concept XC Coupé gives a first glimpse of the design of the future and Cross Country XC models of Volvo, reveals some additional design elements for the new Volvo XC90, which is expected to occur in late 2014. The new concept of the Swedish company, will be unveiled at the North American International Auto Show, next week. This is the second prototype of Volvo, after the Volvo Concept Coupé presented at the Frankfurt Motor Show last September.

Volvo Concept XC Coupé

Volvo Concept XC Coupé

Volvo Concept XC Coupé

Volvo Concept XC Coupé

Of course, a prototype has primarily to do with the design. The designers of the Volvo Concept XC Coupé wanted to give a strong sporty look to the model. The family of Volvo XC characterized by the feature that gives the driver and passengers a more adventurous, active lifestyle. Aimed for those who love sports and love the contact with nature. There are some specific features in the Volvo Concept XC Coupé suggesting its identity as the highest roof line, the deliberate distance between the dashboard and the front axle, the design of the bonnet and the design zone that runs through the body in side and strongly accented wheel arches with 21-inch rims.

Volvo Concept XC Coupé

Volvo Concept XC Coupé

Volvo Concept XC Coupé

Volvo Concept XC Coupé

In the Volvo Concept XC Coupé was chosen the orange color and the soft rubber matt hue as material to accentuate specific design exterior details. There were of course, traditional elements of SUV category, such as spoilers and side skirts, but to given a more modern line with the aim to balance the aesthetic appeal with functionality. The Concept XC Coupé comes to open a new chapter in the tradition that has been created with the Volvo XC Cross Country to the models. A tradition that has its roots in the distant 1997, when Volvo essentially created a new vehicle category, that of the crossover, with the launch of V70 Cross Country.

View more here: Volvo XC40 | Debut postponed, Volvo will not develop a flagship.

By Nicole P.

Leave a Comment

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close