Swedish car manufacturer Volvo is a the latest version of its mid-size luxury sedan introduced at the 2016 NAIAS. The 2017 Volvo S90, is a new redesigned S80. In addition to changes in the mark, Volvo decided to change more. The new, offensive model is inspired by the concept P1800 coupe of 2013. The vehicle is placed on a new platform. The market will confront models such as Acura RLX, Lexus ES, new Lincoln Continental and the three European mid-size sedans.
2017 Volvo S90 Redesign
The new platform, first brought new Volvo XC90 model. The same opportunities provided by Scalable Product Architecture, or SPA platforma, to the XC90 SUV, is now free for S90 model. These are the new design, upgraded powertrains and better performance.
Besides the already mentioned concept that has done that 2017 S90 look better than the S80 ever been, mentions another. It is Concept Universe from 2011. From this concept the new Volvo sedan has taken T-shaped LED daytime running lights. New 2017 Volvo S90 is basically a much bigger and more spacious than its predecessor. However, the Chinese market where this model will primarily sell, had a special request. 2017 Volvo S90 L is a model with an extended wheelbase, exclusively designed for this market.
All models set to a new platform are equipped with the new drives. It is a new generation of E-Drive petrol and diesel engines with four cylinders. On the US market, the new S90 model will be offered with three engine options. T5 model with 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder with 240 hp , supercharged and turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder with 302 hp in T6 model. Last is the range-topping supercharged and turbocharged 2.0 L in combination with electric drive system with T8 Twin Engine model. 2017 Volvo S90 T8 Twin Engine disposes with 410 hp. All engines are combined with the eight-speed automatic transmission.
Price of new S90 2017
As before, Volvo company dedicated particular attention to safety systems. Volvo lineup is considered the safest and most secure vehicles in the world. Which certainly justifies all features wich is equipped with new Volvo S90. Only some of them are semi-autonomous system known as Pilot Assist, and City Safety object detection system. Wood trim and metallic accents make the complete interior of this luxury vehicle. The rival of German premium triplets, would have cost around 32,000 pounds, respectively slightly less than $ 50,000.