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Volvo XC90

INTRODUCTION

The SUV that everyone has been eagerly waiting for has arrived in the market with the release of the second generation Volvo XC90. A mere glance at the Volvo XC90 images should be enough to arouse a keen interest in trying out the vehicle. In comparison to the first edition of this vehicle, the Volvo XC 90 exteriors have undergone a change for the better. You have some great tweaks on the style quotient. The Volvo XC90 interiors are a treat to experience as well. Available in two variants, ‘The Base Momentum Trim’ and ‘Range Topping Momentum’, this stunner of a vehicle can make heads turn wherever she goes. A major highlight of the Volvo XC90 is the radiator grille. The front apron has a new addition in the form of exquisite running day lights aptly named ‘Thor’s Hammer’ replacing the existing 2.4-litre –cylinder engine is a powerful 2.0-litre 4-cylinder D5 diesel power plant. In addition to being lighter, this engine is a powerhouse. The Volvo XC90 performance is testimony to this fact. The synchronization of the 8-speed automatic Volvo XC90 with this engine makes the SUV a powerful beast. You can also expect a roll out of the 400 BHP T8 petrol-electric plug-in hybrid variant of the Volvo XC90 in 2016, The mind-blowing Volvo XC90 interior ensures that this SUV from the Volvo stable is the best one to hit the roads in recent times. You have some breath-taking features such as the crystal glass gear knobs and the diamond shaped controls for the start/stop button. The tablet-like touch screen control console is a terrific addition. The button-less dashboard is one the many fantastic new features you witness in the Volvo XC90. The plush interiors made of soft leather and wood makes this SUV the most attractive one in the market today.

 

 

EXTERIOR

EXTERIOR

If looks it all that matters, then Volvo XC90 is the perfect ride for you. Volvo XC90 exterior is not only an eye-pleaser, but is one of the best available in its line of offerings. Volvo XC90 images will prove what you just read. The design of this latest SUV has gone through a complete makeover. The captivating headlights are one of the defining features of this car. The radiator chrome grille addition is the perfect move by the car company to offer a robust, classy and luxurious look to this car.The chrome finish at major eye-catching areas is definitely a defining effort to offer the Volvo XC90 a contemporary look.

The centrally-placed Volvo’s new iron mark badge is a perfect add on to enhance the exteriors further and a great move towards efficient branding. The Volvo XC90 exteriors are well supported with aesthetics like, a good amount of large inserts to keep the engine cool and the chrome trims just add visual value to this performance based SUV. There is visible colour uniformity with body coloured bumpers, door handles, and rear view mirrors, matched to perfection. Other beautiful SUV additions include, roof rail, side steppers, and integrated antenna. It wouldn’t be a miss to the human eye, that the amount of chrome used to offer a modern appeal to this car, actually does the trick. Volvo XC90 specifications are a real treat to SUV lovers. Do not forget the mileage for Volvo XC90 petrol is 40 kmpl, and for the Volvo XC90 diesel is 17 kmpl, definitely best-in-class.

INTERIOR

INTERIOR

This is a special vehicle and hence, you can expect a special Volvo XC90 interior to greet you as well. The interiors of this SUV are a perfect complement to the Volvo XC90 exterior. The beautifully crafted cabin, the soft premium leather, and the fine wood used for the interiors make for an exquisite experience. The major highlight of the Volvo XC90 interior is the gear level knob, made of Orrefors crystal glass.

The diamond-shaped start/stop button and the exemplary rotary controls for the suspension settings set it apart from its peers. The advanced infotainment system is a complete revelation with the 9-inch touchscreen functionality enabling smartphone like features such as swiping, pinching, and enlarging. The Volvo XC90 dashboard has an uncluttered look with just 9 buttons instead of the 32 in the first edition of the SUV.

Three rows of comfortable seats make the Volvo XC90 interiors very spacious. The lean front seats allow for clear viewing. You have a snug cabin-like experience with the 40:20:40 middle row seats. Ample leg space is available for the passengers in the third row as well. The panoramic roof is a major attraction of the Volvo XC90 interior. The height-adjustment feature of the driver’s seat is an important feature available in both the variants of this SUV. You have additional features such as parking assist and hill descent controls. The ‘Range Topping’ variant has additional facilities such as the 19-speaker Bowers and Wilkins audio system. The ventilated front seats and the Nappa leather upholstery provide the regal look to the Volvo XC90. The attractive Volvo XC90 interiors ensure that it has an edge over its closest rival, the Audi Q7.

 

ENGINE & PERFORMANCE

ENGINE & PERFORMANCE

The powerful 2-litre diesel engine adds great sheen to the Volvo XC90 performance. The automatic 8-gear Volvo XC90 transmission option channelizes optimum power to all the four wheels. This new engine is capable of churning out maximum power of 222 Bhp at 4250 rpm. The Volvo XC90 specifications say that you experience a top torque of 47.9 kgm between 1750rpm and 2250 rpm.

In comparison to its peers, the Volvo XC90 mileage is good with the Volvo XC90 petrol version giving 40 kmpl and the Volvo XC90 diesel delivering 17 kmpl. This is an efficient Volvo XC90 performance as far as the new diesel engine is concerned.

As far as the Volvo XC90 handling is concerned, one can say it is easy though you find some customer reviews complaining of the odd instance of disengagement of the gears. This issue requires a minor tweak for rectification. Otherwise, the Volvo XC90 performance is something to rave about. The Volvo XC90 reviews should be ample testimony to the fact that handling the Volvo XC90 should be an absolute pleasure.

BRAKING AND SAFETY

BRAKING AND SAFETY

Placing great emphasis on safety, the Volvo XC90 has ventilated disk brakes for both the front as well as the rear wheels. You have the provision of safety airbags for every passenger. The automatic height adjustable seat belts and the intelligent driver information system are the highlights of Volvo XC90 Braking and Safety features.

CONCLUSION

CONCLUSION

It is a show of strength, a peek into Volvo’s future, and a very capable luxury SUV. This is the new Volvo XC90 and it can be yours for under Rs 80 lakh for the most expensive Inscription version.

XC90 Summary

Avg Ex Showroom Price ₹ 80.95 Lakh
Engine 1969 cc
Seating Capacity 04
Top Speed 204 kmph
0-100 Speed Time 9.3 s

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Specifications of Volvo XC90

Engine & Transmission
Engine 1969cc, 4 Cylinders Inline, 4 Valves/Cylinder, DOHC
Engine Type Turbocharged Petrol
Fuel Type Petrol
Max Power ([email protected]) 401 bhp @ 5700 rpm
Max Torque ([email protected]) 640 Nm @ 2200 rpm
Drivetrain 4WD / AWD
Transmission Automatic - 8 Gears, Manual Override, Sport Mode
Turbocharger / Supercharger Turbocharger + Supercharger, Sequential
Emission Standard BS 6
Others Idle Start/Stop
Dimensions & Weight
Length 4953 mm
Width 2008 mm
Height 1776 mm
Wheelbase 2984 mm
Ground Clearance 238 mm
Capacity
Doors 5 Doors
Seating Capacity 4 Person
No of Seating Rows 2 Rows
Bootspace 530 litres
Fuel Tank Capacity 50 litres
Suspensions, Brakes & Steering
Front Suspension Double Wishbone Suspension, Coil Springs,Hydraulic Shock Absorbers, Stabilizer Bar. Optional Air Suspension.
Rear Suspension Integral Axle with Transverse Composite Leaf Spring, Hydraulic Shock Absorbers, Stabilizer Bar. Optional Air Suspension.
Front Brake Type Disc
Rear Brake Type Disc
Minimum Turning Radius 5.9 metres
Steering Type Power assisted (Electric)
Wheels Alloy Wheels
Spare Wheel Space Saver
Front Tyres 275 / 45 R20
Rear Tyres 275 / 45 R20

Features of Volvo XC90

Safety

Airbags 7 Airbags (Driver, Passenger, 2 Curtain, Driver Knee, Driver Side, Front Passenger Side)
Middle rear three-point seatbelt Yes
Middle Rear Head Rest Yes
Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Yes
Child Seat Anchor Points Yes
Seat Belt Warning  Yes

Braking & Traction

Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) Yes
Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) Yes
Four-Wheel-Drive Torque-On-Demand
Hill Hold Control Yes
Brake Assist (BA) Yes
Traction Control System (TC/TCS) Yes
Electronic Stability Program (ESP) Yes
Hill Descent Control Yes

Locks & Security

Engine immobilizer Yes
Central Locking Remote
Speed Sensing Door Lock Yes
Child Safety Lock Yes

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner Yes (Automatic Four Zone)
Front AC Two Zones, Individual Fan Speed Controls
Rear AC Two Zones, Vents Behind Front Armrest and on Pillars, Individual Fan Speed Controls
Heater Yes
Vanity Mirrors on Sun Visors Driver & Co-Driver
Cabin-Boot Access Yes
Anti-glare Mirrors Electronic – Internal Only
Parking Assist 360 Camera
Parking Sensors Front & Rear
Cruise Control Yes
Headlight & Ignition On Reminder Yes
Keyless Start/ Button Start Yes
Steering Adjustment Tilt & Telescopic
12V Power Outlets Yes

Seats & Upholstery

Driver Seat Adjustment 16 way electrically adjustable with 2 memory presets (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, seat height up / down, lumbar up / down, lumbar forward / back, seat base angle up / down, extended thigh support forward / back, backrest bolsters in / out) + 4 way manually adjustable (headrest up / down, headrest forward / back)
Front Passenger Seat Adjustment 16 way electrically adjustable with 2 memory presets (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, seat height up / down, lumbar up / down, lumbar forward / back, seat base angle up / down, extended thigh support forward / back, backrest bolsters in / out) + 4 way manually adjustable (headrest up / down, headrest forward / back)
Rear Row Seat Adjustment 20 way electrically adjustable (seat forward / back, backrest tilt forward / back, headrest up / down, seat height up / down, lumbar up / down, lumbar forward / back, seat base angle up / down, extended thigh support forward / back, headrest forward / back, backrest bolsters in / out)
Seat Upholstery Leather
Leather-wrapped Steering Wheel Yes
Leather-wrapped Gear Knob Yes
Driver Armrest Yes
Rear Passenger Seats Type Bench
3rd Row Seats Type Bench
Ventilated Seats All
Ventilated Seat Type Heated
Interiors Dual Tone
Rear Armrest Yes
Folding Rear Seat Partial
Split Rear Seat Yes
Split Third Row Seat 50:50 split
Front Seatback Pockets Yes
Head-rests Front & Rear

Storage

Cup Holders Front & Rear
Driver Armrest Storage Yes
Cooled Glove Box Yes
Sunglass Holder Yes

Doors, Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Front & Rear
One Touch -Down All
One Touch – Up All
Adjustable ORVM Electrically Adjustable & Retractable
Turn Indicators on ORVM Yes
Rear Wiper Yes
Rear Defogger Yes
Rain-sensing Wipers Yes
Interior Door Handles Body Coloured
Interior Door Handles Painted
Door Pockets Front & Rear
Side Window Blinds Rear – Manual
Boot-lid Opener Electric Tailgate Release
Rear Windshield Blind Manual
Outside Rear View Mirrors (ORVMs) Body Coloured

Exterior

Sunroof / Moonroof Panoramic Sunroof
Roof rails Yes
Body-Coloured Bumpers Yes
Roof Mounted Antenna Yes
Chrome Finish Exhaust pipe Yes
Body Kit Yes
Rub – Strips Chrome Inserts

Lighting

Daytime Running Lights LED
Fog Lights LED on front
Headlights LED
Automatic Head Lamps Yes
Follow me home headlamps Yes
Tail Lights LED
Cabin Lamps Front and Rear
Headlight Height Adjuster Yes
Glove Box Lamp Yes
Lights on Vanity Mirrors Co-Driver only
Rear Reading Lamp Yes
Cornering Headlights Active

Instrumentation

Instrument Cluster Digital
Trip Meter Multi-Function Display
Average Fuel Consumption Yes
Average Speed Yes
Distance to Empty Yes
Clock Digital
Low Fuel Level Warning Yes
Door Ajar Warning Yes
Adjustable Cluster Brightness Yes
Shift Indicator Yes
Gear Indicator Yes
Instantaneous Consumption Yes
Tachometer Digital

Entertainment, Information & Communication

Head Unit Size 1 Din
Integrated (in-dash) Music System Yes
Display TFT Display
GPS Navigation System Yes
Speakers 6+
USB Compatibility Yes
Aux Compatibility Yes
Bluetooth Compatibility Phone & Audio Streaming
MP3 Playback Yes
DVD Playback No
AM/FM Radio Yes
iPod Compatibility Yes
Steering mounted controls Yes
Voice Command Yes

Manufacturer Warranty

Warranty (Years) 2
Warranty (Kilometres) Unlimited

Pros & Cons of Volvo XC90

Pros of Volvo XC90

Stand Out Features

  • Loads of safety features
  • Comfortable and spacious cabin
  • Minimalist dashboar

Cons of Volvo XC90

Need Improvement

  • Stiff low-speed ride quality
  • Some interior plastics look cheap
  • High maintenance costs

FAQ About Volvo XC90

What is the price of XC90?

The on-road price of XC90 in Delhi starts at ‎₹ 98.52 Lakh and goes upto ‎₹ 1.55 Crore.The on road price is made up of ex-showroom price, RTO registration, road tax and insurance amount.

Which car is better between XC90 and X7?

XC90 price start at ₹ 80.91 Lakh ex-showroom and It comes with 1969 cc engine. Whereas X7 price start at ₹ 1.63 Crore ex-showroom and It comes with 2993 cc engine.

What is price of XC90 top model?

Top model of XC90 is T8 Excellence (4 STR) and the ex-showroom for XC90 T8 Excellence (4 STR) is ₹ 1.31 Crore.

Things to keep in mind before Buying Volvo XC90

 

When buying a new car in general one must look for things like body panels that are out of line, or load bearing beams that seem to have been damaged. The next thing to check whether the paint is original or it has been repainted, a quick check under concealed plastic panels is a great way to check for unmatched paint. Another thing to check for is underbody rust in humid or sea adjacent areas.

A good way to check if the car has been rear-ended is by checking the boot. Flip open the spare wheel cover and remove the wheel completely. If the car was repaired after an accident the floor will have visible signs as the surface wouldn’t be smooth as it would in an undamaged car.

In the end, always remember to check for complete documentation including service records. Also, do check with the insurance company for any past claims, which will make you aware of the accidents the car has been involved in. Last but not the least, get the car checked from a trusted workshop before closing the deal.

Volvo XC90 Price List

Variants Ex-Showroom price
XC90 D5 Momentum

1969 cc, Diesel, Automatic
₹ 80.91 Lakh
XC90 D5 Inscription

1969 cc, Diesel, Automatic
₹ 87.92 Lakh
XC90 T8 Inscription (7 STR)

1969 cc, Petrol, Automatic
₹ 96.67 Lakh
XC90 T8 Excellence (4 STR)

1969 cc, Petrol, Automatic
₹ 1.31 Crore

Volvo XC90 Expert Reviews

First car of my life
for Volvo XC90

I buy this car from Jaipur . This car is really good .My buying experience is very good and sales man also be good. I drive this car about 2 year daily and this is really awesome car because it doesn’t have any problem , it is also easy to drive , lane sensor and other sensor is very helpful . Look like sports and in sport mode car run Like a tiger all people look his speed . Service cost is average for this car . Seat comfort is average


Super car
for Volvo XC90

Super duper car Agar aap car lena chahte hain or apka bajat h to es car se acchi car koi bhi nhi h . Na to Mercedes Or na hi Audi Na koi or. Is type m bhut acchi car h Full family khi bhi. Aa ja sakte hi Or volvo ka to expression bhi to alg hi h.


Volvo xc90
for Volvo XC90

The best family SUV out there. which given the usage of most modern SUVs makes this the picks of the bunch.volvo was arguably the first firm to realise back in 2003, that was people wanted was the functionally of a people carrier..


Excellent
for Volvo XC90

It is best car . And best for Indian roads . I love it. It’s ground clearance is very good which is necessary for a Indian person. All feature available in this car. Value for money.


Excellent
for Volvo XC90

No jerk for a sudden break. Very luxurious & comfortable. Feeling like in heaven. Still more to go. Great pick up even in Kodaikanal hills, still more to go. Always love riding with it with a gentle gear system.


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Volvo XC90 Mileage

15.2
CITY KM/L
17.2
HWY KM/L

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    Engine 1969 cc
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