2017 Volvo S90 Review
A lot of drivers prefer midsize luxury sedans. That is why numerous iconic car manufacturers have created their own lines of midsize luxury sedans. In order to face tough competition, the 2017 Volvo S90 has been produced by the Swedish car company. It has a unique Scandinavian styling and a non-traditional look. One might even say that is the best-looking semi-autonomous sedans in the market. Let’s go into depth and see if it is a car you should go for.
The 2017 S90 sedan is quite an attractive looking car. The overall design of the outer body ensures the safety of the passengers, as well as provides this vehicle with an eye-catching level of beauty. The car features clean lines that have a smooth flow from the nose to the tail. The roofline is similar to a coupe. The traditional grille is a bit large. However, it is able to be tastefully blended into the nose due to uniquely shaped headlights and air intakes. The car does give off a sporty look but it still retains a sense of style that will attract casual drivers.
The majority of luxury car manufacturers focus on making heavy and bold designs for their vehicles. But Volvo has acted in a non-traditional way by keeping the 2017 Volvo S90 simple and graceful in the design department. The passenger side of the dashboard is very attractive and beautiful. It also has a simple and user-friendly instrument cluster and controls. You’ll appreciate the pleasing mix of dark and light leather. The wood trim is open-pore and has a matte-finish. The car also has a retractable, multi-panel wooden cover. It hides the stowage area and cup holders in a very efficient manner. The seats are comfortable and positioned in a manner that makes it convenient for passengers. Volvo has not neglected the ease and comfort of rear seats. It provides enough width and room for the back passengers to sit comfortably.
The 2017 Volvo S90 sedan comes in two trim levels namely: Momentum and Inscription. Each trim has two different engines and drivetrains. Standard features of Momentum trim include auto-dimming rear-view mirror, 10-way power adjustable driver and passenger seats, along with a 9-inch touch screen with 10-speaker audio system. The Inscription trim adds adaptive LED headlights with washers, heated and cooled front seats, 12-inch instrument display and Apple CarPlay phone integration. Furthermore, some optional packages add various optional features like heated steering wheel, wiper fluid nozzle and windscreen, auto-dimming side mirrors, and 360-degree view camera. You can also add BLIS and rear cross traffic alert, autonomous parking, Bowers & Wilkins premium audio system, power trunk and front parking sensors.
Specifics / Performance
|VEHICLE LAYOUT||FWD, AWD|
|ENGINE||2.0 liter inline 4-cylinder|
|TOP SPEED||133 mph|
|TRANSMISSION||8-speed automatic with manual shifting mode|
|CURB WEIGHT||4037 lb|
|0-60 MPH||5.6 sec|
|ON SALE IN U.S.||Mid 2016 (est.)|