The 2017 Volvo S90 replaces the S80 as the flagship sedan of the Volvo variety and is the second lorry to make use of the automaker’s modular MEDSPA system, which first debuted on the second-generation XC90 SUV. All S90s come conventional with Pilot Assist, which is Volvo’s semi-autonomous driving assistance system.
Like the XC90, the S90 rides on Volvo’s Scalable Platform Style, however its wheelbase has been trimmed back to 115 inches. Its styling is sleek and also stylish, particular to bring in those that are finished with flamboyantly styled deluxe vehicles. Beneath its striking sheetmetal is a suspension design much like the XC90, as well as is offered with an optional back air shock absorber.
2017 Volvo S90 Interior
Some luxury carmakers telegraph their models’ high-end qualifications with heavy-handed boldness, yet Volvo’s developers took a different course with the S90 sedan. For example, a single item of designed walnut embellishes the passenger side of the dashboard. The tools and also controls are collected in easy-to-understand hulls that supply a simple elegance. The useful style of the Sensus control user interface contributes to the driver’s simplicity, as well as the new-gen seats verify yet once more that Volvo is a world leader in car seat convenience and also function. After hours at the wheels of different S90s during our screening we arised fresh as well as prepared for even more driving. Volvo developers haven’t ignored rear seat convenience either, providing sufficient legroom and also wide width.
2017 Volvo S90 Exterior
If yet we haven’t pointed out that the S90 is a handsome car, in person there is no doubt of it. Because the S90 was recently designed from the ground up, designers as well as designers had the ability to build in an appealing axle-to-cowl ratio with wheels at the 4 corners and the coming with brief overhangs. The body is an extremely intelligent patchwork of various grades of steel, engineered to shield the passengers while at the very same time pleasing their eyes. Special features include the front grille that is scalloped in homage to the Volvo P1800 sports car, the “Thor’s hammer” theme in the LED fronts lights and also a sweeping line that prolongs from acquiesce strict inspired by the sailing boats of Sweden’s matchless West Coast.
2017 Volvo S90 Under the Hood
Using a clean-sheet-of-paper approach to powertrains, Volvo has actually committed to an inline 4-cylinder engine as its basic foundation. From there, it includes progressively high degrees of sophistication on the continuum from the 250-horsepower turbocharged 2.0-liter engine in the T5 version, to the 316-horsepower direct-injected, supercharged and turbocharged 2.0-liter engine in the T6. Both engines use an 8-speed automatic transmission to send out power to the front (T5) or all four (T6) wheels. The upcoming “Twin-Engine” T8 does not specifically add a second engine yet rather an electric motor in a plug-in crossbreed setup similar to that of the XC90 plugin.
2017 Volvo S90 Prices
As one of the world’s tiniest car firms, Volvo is aiming to change the globe. Its Vision 2020 goal is to make sure that no one be killed or injured in a new Volvo in the year 2020 and past. While it is hard to place a price tag on such a goal, it is not tough to praise. For the 2017 Volvo S90 T5 Energy sedan, the Manufacturer’s Suggested Market price starts just under $48,000, with an optioned-up T6 Engraving getting to over $67,000. Since the S90 is so new to the market as this is being created figures are not in on a 5-year cost-to-own estimation, however we anticipate the car to fall mid-pack in this prestige-driven sector.