Although always at the top, the Volvo XC90 SUV has attracted a specific clientele. Of course, the quality, reliability and performance of this model have never been questioned. Design? Some people think there’s a bit of ‘scribbling’ here. However, the 2018 Volvo XC90 brings a new wave of design and sets new standards. Many will agree that this is a desirable inflow of new capital into this brand. It gave the chance to designers, and engineers from Volvo to show all their talent. Whether this new XC90 will attract a new clientele, remains to be seen. We are convinced that they will.
It is known that this Swedish car manufacturer puts emphasis on safety and security. That’s the case with the new XC90 SUV. However, the 2018 model brings a new line of vehicles, which endorses its beauty. Nevertheless, the beauty of the vehicle is not only surface, but visible from the outside. Its muscular and powerful appearance was transferred to the interior.
The interior is comfortable and offers a place to accommodate seven passengers. All passengers are provided with maximum comfort with a special style. The interior adorns a high degree of luxury, and is distinguished by handmade. The quality of materials is at the highest level. The same goes for finishing. The driver’s workplace is perfectly designed and offers superior comfort. The same applies to all other passengers in the vehicle.
In addition, the rear seat position is perfectly designed. It is slightly raised, so that the passengers on it have a great view of the road. It offers special comfort, both Bovers and Willkins Sound. It is an integral part of the Volvo Senzus system. There is also a quantum logic musical system 7.1, which is paired with ‘iOS’ and android devices.
2018 Volvo XC90 also brings a new, Satin Perfect Blue exterior color. There are also black accents of exterior and darkened windows, so the vehicle gets a far more serious look. Of course, this SUV will not let you stop bad weather in your journey. That’s why the XC90 comes with a 4-wheel drive. Finally, the company offers not only security and security, it is also known in the world. The new model is distinguished by a large number of additional systems and functions. Some of them are anti-braking system, braking laminated glass, elevator seats, …
2018 Volvo XC90 Engine Specs
The 2018 model offers various versions of the model, with petrol and diesel engines. Below the hood are four-cylinder engines of the new generation. T5 version with 254 horsepower and 350 Nm of torque, T6 version with 2.0-liter supercharged unit and 320 horsepower and 400 Nm. The XC90 D4 has 225 horsepower and 470 Nm of torque. All versions come with standard AWD. In the end, there is also the T8 version as the highest positioned version in the lineup.
The XC90 T8 is described as a premium SUV with two engines – petrol and electric. This system combines a 2.0-liter engine that is responsible for starting the front axle, and an electric motor that drives the rear axle. The power of the electric motor is 64 kW (80 hp), while the power of the entire system is 400 horsepower with 472 lb-ft of torque. T8 version comes with 8-speed automatic transmission.
With most luxury SUV models, the amount of equipment and available systems, as well as engine selection, it plays a major role in the price of a vehicle. The same is true of the 2018 Volvo XC90. The basic version of the model costs just under € 58,000. This version comes with a 2.0-liter diesel engine of 190 hp and an automatic transmission in the “kinetic” package of equipment.
In contrast to the basic version of the model, the hybrid variant with two engines is, logically, and most expensive. This model has a price above € 95,000, in the R-design edition. Of course, this is not the most expensive version of the model. If you add another 20,000 to a price of 95,000, you can buy an excellent variant.