The Swedish car manufacturer, Volvo has planned to build a mid-size luxury car as 2017 Volvo S90. According to the reports, “The first official release of its images was on 2nd December 2015. At the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Volvo has unveiled the all-new S90 in January 2016.”
Additionally, in 2015, the design of this model was anticipated by many and has already won Production Car Design of the Year award. It has been announced that this model will come with different trim levels that will include Momentum and Inscription.
2017 Volvo S90 – Innovations in the Dashboard, Storage, and Safety Features
Recently, in July 2016, the manufacturer has announced that 2017 Volvo S90 will incorporate cosmetic R-Design package. Moreover, it will offer a long-wheelbase version only for the United States (at present).
Volvo has greater plans to capitulate in the automobile industry. It has been proved when the manufacturer has unveiled V90 at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2016. So, it has been reported that both these models will likely to equip the same engines that are from VEA family.
To offer better comfort in the interior, 2017 Volvo S90 will occupy high-quality Nappa leather seats. In the cabin space, natural wooden accents are likely to be featured.
Also, it has also been sourced out that this new S90 will incorporate semi-autonomous driving technology that is incorporated in Concept 26. The CleanZone technology will filter dust particles along with odors to minimize the pollution level.
2017 Volvo S90 – Powerful Engine and Performance
A 4-cylinder, 2.0-liter gasoline, and diesel engines are likely to power the Volvo S90 2017. The gasoline engine will become more powerful if it will be compounded charged. But this information is still a rumor.
The Diesel engine will feature Volvo’s PowerPulse technology. This is particularly designed to eliminate turbo lag along with i-Art injection system. As per the trims, 2017 S90 will get T5, T6 AWD and T8 AWD hybrid for its gasoline variants. Considering diesel variants, it will have D4 and D5 AWD variants.
Its T5 trim will equip inline-4, turbocharger that can produce up to 251 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. T6 AWD will equip inline-4, turbocharged, and supercharged to produce 316 hp and 300 lb-ft of torque while T8 AWD hybrid will produce 316 hp with additional 86 hp from its electric motor. Also, this engine will produce a maximum torque of 480 lb-ft. Moving to its diesel variant, the D4 will produce a maximum of 187 hp and 300 lb-ft of torque. The D5 AWD will produce a maximum of 232 hp and 350 lb-ft of torque.
2017 Volvo S90 – Competition and Pricing
In conclusion, this is sure that all-new S90 will definitely give serious competitions to all its rivals from other manufacturing companies that include BMW 5 Series and Mercedes-Benz E-Class. Also, it will be a great vehicle to all those who desire for the best.
Finally, for the safety of all the occupants, 2017 Volvo S90 will feature Pilot Assist, 3600 cameras for Park Assist and much more. At this early, it is expected to reach the starting price of $46,950 for the base model.