Although it was introduced, even in 2014, at the Paris Motor Show 2016 Volvo XC90 SUV, has not yet arrived in showrooms. Nonetheless, 16,000 units of this model has already found its new home. Specifically, in record time, redesigned and upgraded XC90 SUV has ordered more than 16,000 customers. The first copies will be delivered to customers in the spring of 2015.
Volvo company has prepared a significant improvement and redesign of their models. First, in the future lineup of this brand is the 2016 XC90 SUV. His way will go the other models of the Swedish car manufacturer, which is now owned by Chinese Geely Holding Group.
2016 Volvo XC90 – Design and Specs
The new XC90 has dimensions of 194.9/84.3/69.9 inches (l/w/h). It is set to the new SPA scalable platform and its wheelbase is 117.5 inches. The company has managed to reduce the overall weight of the vehicle, and it significantly. Also, the car received a new architecture. All together, significantly improved fuel efficiency and mass centralizations.
In the new design in 2016 XC90 SUV, had a great influence XC Coupe Concept. This design reflects the pure Scandinavian design. Compared to its predecessor, the new model is a high-end and contured. Nevertheless, what separated him from the competition, the XC90 is still retained. In comparison to all other SUVs in its class, the 2016 Volvo XC90 has more angular shape.
Improving and enhancing the interior is great supplements on a new exterior appearance. Volvo has paying attention to the smallest details. What pleased customers, is the list of standard equipment with a large number of systems and facilities. 2016 Volvo XC90 has a completely restyled interior. The materials are of the highest quality, seating for seven passengers were exceptional comfort, and the whole interior gives the impression of style and luxury. The interior of the vehicle offers all the amenities offered by the new technologies of connection and entertainment systems.
Since the first car, which was produced by Volvo company, until now these vehicles apply to a very safe and secure. This trend continues with the 2016 XC90, which certainly makes a difference compared to the competition. The new model is equipped with a large number of features and safety systems.
2016 Volvo XC90 offers four different four-cylinder drivetrain. Depending on the engine version cars carry different labels. T5 version has an engine with 254 hp output power and 350 Nm of torque. For the version labeled T6 is reserved 2.0 liter supercharged and turbocharged engine with 320 hp and 400 Nm. D4 version delivers an output of 225 hp and 470 Nm of torque. With all engines, AWD drive system is standard.
A special offer 2016 Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine. This is a PHEV version of this SUV. It has equipped with a motor from T6 version, which is combined with an electric motor of 80 hp (64 kW). The petrol 2.0 liter engine is responsible for driving the front axle, while the electric motor drives the rear axle. The total strength of the combined system is 400 hp and 472 lb.-ft. of torque. Average fuel consumption has 59 mpg, while CO2 emissions below 60 g/km. From 0 to 60 mph arrives in 5.9 seconds.
Price of new 2016 XC90
Price 2016 Volvo XC90 PHEV model is $ 73.400, while the other version has no official information about the price. Since the PHEV version is the top of bid, other versions will certainly have a lower price.