The 2017 Volvo XC90 presents to us a great deal of the latest technological innovations that have been combined perfectly with the traditional look. The SUV is ready to leave everyone breathless and amazed. The new Volvo XC90 is expected to have improved features both in its interior and exterior. In addition, it will come with a better shape and an improved performing powertrain. In this Volvo XC90 review, we shall go through some of the most important changes and recent improvements made on the Volvo XC90.
2017 Volvo XC90 – Exterior and Interior Design
The exterior design of the 2017 Volvo XC90 will impress everyone including the sports car enthusiasts. The body is expected to be built using aluminium and steel so as to reduce on the overall weight and enhance the fuel economy. Both its rear end and front end will have the LED headlights. By adopting more air vents, the Volvo XC90 will feature redesigned bumpers, indicators, grill, side mirrors and a bonnet among other features. It will also assume a more aggressive sporty design as compared to the previous models. However, the SUV might possibly maintain the classic lines that were used on its predecessors even though they shall be bolder this time. It will also have a stretched out roofline and strongly defined shoulders that are expected to enhance its visibility. The new 2017 XC90 will come with 19-inch alloy wheels.
As expected, the 2017 Volvo XC90 is going to have high quality materials that will upholstery the cabin. This will make it more luxurious and comfortable. Customers should expect to have a spacious interior design that will feature all the current technological updates. The cabin will have a U-Connect infotainment system that provides both communication and entertainment to the driver. The modern entertainment system in the car’s interior will involve an 8-inch color touch screen with phone, music, navigation and rear-view camera. Other standard interior design features are the premium audio system that features radio connectivity, Bluetooth phone, audio connectivity and a USB port interface.
2017 Volvo XC90 – Engine and Performance
There’s no clear information about the powertrain that will feature in the new Volvo XC90. However, the automaker is expected to attract more customers within the current future thanks to an enhanced powertrain. The 2017 Volvo XC90 will be powered by a 8.4 litres V10 supercharged engine that’s able to develop 400 horsepower and 442 lb-ft of torque. The automaker is working on this engine to give it an exceptional performance that will certainly impress all its customers. There will also be a second optional engine that will feature under its hood. The second option will be the 6.2 litres supercharged engine. This optional engine will generate up to 480 horsepower. Though the exact EPA performances of these 2 powertrains haven’t been disclosed, both engine are expected to deliver enhanced fuel economies as compared to the previous models.
2017 Volvo XC90 – Release Date and Price
The Volvo XC90 2017 will probably hit the markets in the last quarter of 2016. When the car is released, it is anticipated to come with a base price of $26 000.