The Mid-Engined, RWD Super Volvo S60

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We were just saying something about needing the Focus RS500, we think — can't really remember because this 410HP, mid-engined, rear-wheel-driver Volvo S60 headed for the Belgian Touring Car Series wiped out our memory. Imagine if it where a wagon.

Here's a string of words which when read aloud are very likely to summon Thor with his mighty hammer in hand:

Volvo. S60. Race car. Mid-engine. Rear wheel drive. 410 HP, 304 lb-ft of torque 3.5-liter V6. Tube frame chassis. Six-speed sequential transmission. Silhouette S1 racing body.


Be very careful with these words as they are dangerous and only to be uttered when you want some serious business to go down. Serious business like the Volvo Racing S60 set to debut in the Belgian Touring Car Series. Volvo best be careful or we might almost forgive them for killing the V70. Almost. [WCF]

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Fred Smith

does the Belgian touring car series require homologation models?