After many spy shots and leak photo that stormed the automobile world, Swedish automaker Volvo finally decided to introduce 2017 Volvo S90 at a private event that took place in Gothenburg, Sweden. S90 is a premium and executive style sedan that replaced S80 from Volvo’s premium lineup. This new sedan shall exhibit an exquisite design which will be complemented by various equipment. S90 will borrow Scalable Product Architecture and design language from Volvo XC90 crossover but it would mold it in its own style to boast more elegant form.
2017 Volvo S90 – New Exterior and Interior Features:
Both exterior and interior in the 2017 Volvo S90 sedan will be covered in premium materials and latest technologies. Volvo is hoping that S90 would revolutionize the mid-size luxury segment and will help them reach the top spot in this segment. Interior will boast various types of latest tech gadgets and luxury item which are by the Swedes.
Most details are still withheld by Volvo but the announcement of S90 has already stormed the market. Experts are suggesting that S90 will carry Volvo to a new height in the automobile world and will give head to head competition to other giants in this segment.
Competitors of S90 in Global Market:
After 2017 Volvo S90 make its way in the showroom, it will face some stiff competition from various other models but Volvo is expecting that it will surpass its rival and will rise to the top position. These models are:
Volvo will launch a station wagon version of S90 which will be known as V90. It will also a launch a rugged family hauler which will name as V90 Cross Country. Both these model will be designed keeping the U.S market in mind. According to Volvo’s U.S chairman both these model will be sold by Volvo. He also hinted the arrival of a hot-headed Polestar-tuned S90 model.
Things That Would Be Evident In Exterior of 2017 Volvo S90:
Exterior of 2017 Volvo S90 will be fully loaded with premium equipment that will compliment the elegant outer design. It would exhibit the outlook of a coupe design along with a notchback style lid. It will have larger dimension and it will 4.3 inches longer, 1.1 inches wider and 4.1 inches longer wheelbase. Exterior of this model will feature various amenities and they are:
• Brand new grill with 23 chromes vertical slats.
• Thor’s Hammer T-shaped headlight with LED daytime running facility.
• Long rear window.
• Chrome door handles.
• Side windows with chrome surrounding.
• Revamped bumper.
• C-shaped tail lamp.
• Clean trunk lid.
Inner Enhancement That Would Available:
Interior of 2017 Volvo S90 will carry many traits of XC90’s interior. Both these model will look pretty much same from inside having similar types of equipment. Although there will little modification in S90’s interior where dashboard will be slightly slimmer having large wooden inserts and taller A.C vents.
Center console will include Sensus Connect touch-screen complemented with a clutter free stack with minimal dashboard button. It would avail roomy interior which will prove the amount of leg and head space.
2017 Volvo S90 – Under The Hood Specification
2017 Volvo S90 will also borrow its drive train from XC90 and it will be avail with various engine choices. These engine choices are:
• T6 and T5 gasoline engine.
• D4 and D5 diesel engine.
• T8 hybrid unit.
All these choices will be powered by a 2.0-liter four-cylinder powerhouse. The t8 hybrid unit will be paired with a 60-kw electric motor that can produce 400 HP. All these engines will be mated with a six-speed manual and eight-speed automatic transmission that will help S90 produce a decent amount fuel consumption.
2017 Volvo S90 – Expected Price and Arrival Date
Volvo hasn’t announced the exact date of the arrival of 2017 Volvo S90 in the showroom but it will make its global debut at 2016 Detroit Motor Show in January. Like its release date, Volvo also hasn’t announced the pricing but according to some rumors, the base price will cross the mark of $44,000.