VOLVO XC90 QUICK REVIEW
Volvo XC90 is a good midsized three-row SUV. This is the first vehicle of Volvo to follow their new design. It provides a great interior with top-notch materials and an expensive cargo area. The engine is designed to provide great fuel economy and reasonable performance. It is a new model where the maker has introduced mild-hybrid tech. the XC90 features a new grille and new wheels.
Some features include 12.3-inch all-digital instrument cluster and a 9-inch touch screen infotainment system with a Bower and Wilkins sound system.
The car’s front gets a prominent chrome grille which holds the company’s logo. There are power antenna and auto rain sensored front screen wipe along with sun and moon roof.
DIMENSIONS AND CAPACITY
Volvo XC90 has a length of 4950mm, a width of 2140mm, a height of 1776mm, and a wheelbase of 2984mm. the boot space of this car is 300 liters, and the ground clearance is 238mm. the tire trend in front and rear are 1668mm and 1671mm. This car provides a headroom space of 1051mm and 997mm, along with a legroom space of 1038mm and 940mm in front and rear. Like all other Volvo cars, this car also has a seating capacity of 5-7person and four doors.
ENGINE AND TRANSMISSION
+ with a displacement of 1969cc. the engine has a max power of 400bhp and max torque of [email protected] XC90’s engine has four cylinders with 4 SOHC configured valves per cylinder.
The engine is auto transmitted with all-wheel drive (AWD) type.
FUEL AND PERFORMANCE
Being a petrol car Volvo XC90 gives a mileage of 42.0kmplas per ARAI. The car has a fuel tank capacity of 68 liters. And the top speed is 180kmph.
The new Volvo XC90 comes with a vast array of driver assistant technology, including driver alert control, rear collision warning, road sign information, lane-keeping aid, pilot assist drive system, city safety collision avoidance technology, and blind-spot information system.
Power door lock and child safety lock are a must for every Volvo, along with brake assist and anti-lock braking system. The car provides eight airbags to prevent damage from a sudden collision. There is an anti-theft alarm installed in the car.
There is a rearview mirror on the passenger side with a day and night view. Door ajar warning and seat belt warning alert the driver before starting the car or driving any safety issue. The rear seats are also provided with secure seat belts.
The driver’s seat is adjustable, and the dashboard is equipped with devices that provide information about tire pressure, vehicle stability, etc.
SUSPENSION, STEERING, AND BREAK
Volvo XC90 is designed with air suspensions both in front and rear. The steering is an adjustable power steering, and both front and rear brakes are discs. The car has a turning radius of 6.1 meters. The engine can accelerate from 0-100 kph in 5.6 seconds, but top speed is limited to 112kmph for safety reasons.
COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE
It has a 4 zone automatic climate control along with air quality control. Features like remote-controlled fuel lid opener and trunk opener are few striking ones. The dashboard provides a low fuel warning light to indicate the driver refuel before the car runs out of fuel. There are front and rear parking sensors with a top-class navigation system.
The front seat is reversible with one side water repellent. It can easily fold in the cargo area to make some extra room. The doors provide extra space to keep small belongings. The headrests are made to provide comfortable support to your head.
The car provides a vanity mirror in front and rear reading light, central armrest, and headrest. Cup holders are available in both front and rear. There are ashtray facilities both in front and rear. Air-condition is made surround with a good quality surround music system.
The seats are covered with the best leather quality, and the steering also has a leather cover. The car provides a smart access card entry and keyless entry. It has a start and stops button next to the driver.
The Volvo XC90 D5 momentum (diesel) base model is available at 80,90,000 ex-showroom, and the D5 inscription (diesel) top model is 87.90 lakh.
Volvo XC90 T8 Twin inscription 7STR (petrol base) is at 96.65 lakhs whereas Volvo XC90 T8 excellence (petrol) top model is 1.31 crores, all are ex-showroom price.
Volvo’s model is available in 9 different colors; they are- crystal white pearl metallic, luminous sand metallic, onyx black twilight bronze metallic, bright silver metallic, ice white, Savile grey metallic, osmium grey metallic, and electric silver metallic.