The 2019 Volvo XC90 is a blend between an electrically powered vehicle and electric powered engine combining attributes of both types of engines. Volvo has been making major strides towards a fully fledged production of electric cars. The company aims at exclusively producing electric vehicles beginning in 2019. The 2019 Volvo XC90 embodies this dynamic for the company.
2019 Volvo XC90 – Design Changes
The exterior of the 2019 Volvo XC90 is designed to introduce a visual impression of the vehicle’s strength and class. A large radiator grille covers the front of the vehicle. The chrome feature numerous vertical slats at the center of which is branded the new Volvo logo. LED optics with a narrowed design cover both ends of the front. The front bumper is shaped to emphasize the aerodynamic elements of the 2019 XC90.
The side view of the 2019 Volvo XC90 emphasizes the vehicle’s muscular nature. The vehicle is equipped with large windows, impressive and comfortable doors and powerful side mirrors. The wheel arches are slightly swollen to accommodate the large wheels and also serve to emphasize the vehicle’s muscular nature. Extra shine is added to the vehicle by compact crossover thresholds.
A hardened bumper increases the power of the 2019 XC90 and the name of the manufacturer written in silver at the below the rear window adds to the visual attraction of the vehicle. The rear optics are of a complex shape covering the sides of the rear window and the sides of the boot. Two rectangular shaped spoilers open to the rear of the vehicle to create a perfect combination of form with the bumper. Large wheels ensure the vehicle is raised high above the ground for maximum performance even in rough terrain.
The exterior creates a very positive impression. The new Volvo XC90 has a fresh and modern appearance. The vehicle has a length of 4950 mm, the height of 1775 mm and width of 2008 mm. In addition, the 2019 XC90 has a ground clearance of 237 to 267 mm with a wheelbase of 2984 mm.
The interior of the Volvo XC90 2019 comprises of a natural wood finish. The vehicle also includes a 9.5-inch touch screen the supports voice commands thus eliminating the need or center console controls. The touchscreen can be synced with devices that run on either Android or iOS operating systems. The seats have a sleek design with thinner backrests that increase the space for the rear passengers to place their legs. The seats can be independently adjusted. The vehicle also includes an optional third row of seats. The large luggage compartment of the vehicle can accommodate luggage of up to 1,899 liters including the niche beneath the seats.
2019 Volvo XC90 – Engine Performance
The Volvo XC90 2019 has a four-cylinder turbocharged engine. The T5 petrol 2.0-liter unit has a capacity of 250 hp and torque of 350 Nm while the T6 petrol 2.0-liter unit has a capacity of 316 hp and a torque of 400 Nm. All the motors of the vehicle operator with the four-wheel drive system. However, the most interesting feature of the engine is the 87 horsepower and 240 Nm torque electric motor. The motor only transmits power to the rear wheels. Th vehicle can move solely on the electric motor for a distance of 43 km. The 2019 Volvo XC90 has an acceleration of 0 to 100 km/h in 5.6 seconds and consumes fuel at a rate of 2.1 liters per 100 kilometers when in combined mode.
2019 Volvo XC90 – Release Date and Price
Volvo has not set an exact release date for the new Volvo XC90 but it is expected to be released in 2018.
The 2019 Volvo XC90 will be released at an initial price of between $50,300 and $60,000