The 2008 Volvo XC90 is a luxuriously designed mid size SUV offering optimized safety features, comfortable seating for seven, a fold down flat rear seat to accommodate cargo and remains faithful to the concept that an SUV is based on- functionality and comfort. Volvo XC90 with its spacious and roomy interiors not only brings comfort while driving but gives a feeling of openness even when in reality, you are hemmed in traffic disarray. The rear Air Conditioning vents make the journey more comfortable for the passengers seated behind.
The Volvo XC90 is a seven passenger midsize SUV that provides classic Volvo attributes, evident from the prominent body lines, egg crate grille and vertical tail light cluster. The interior, features distinctive Volvo characteristics including first rate materials and an ergonomic style that houses an endless list of comfort and convenience features that are situated in an exceptionally functional manner, yet exhibits a sleek and a minimalistic design. Volvo XC90 is available in three different types of engines- 3.2 AWD, V8 AWD & D5 AWD. The 3.2 AWD is a petrol engine with an engine capacity of 3192cc. The In line type engine including Variable Valve Timing & Variable intake system and 6 cylinders along with a DOHC valve configuration is very fuel efficient. This 3.2 AWD petrol engine is packed with 6 Speed Geartronic Transmissions. The V8 AWD is a petrol engine with an engine capacity of 4414cc. The In-line type engine with 8 Cylinders including Variable Valve Timing & Variable intake system offers a clear emission and higher torque. The D5 AWD is a diesel engine with an engine capacity of 2400cc. The in-line type V5 turbo charged diesel engine is packed with CRDI (Common Rail Direct Injection) Fuel supply system that offers better performance and fuel efficiency.
The one word most commonly associated with Volvo in all likelihood would be 'safety', and the XC90 upholds that tradition very well. Rated as one of the safest SUV's for 2007 by the IIHS and the NHTSA, the XC90 utilizes available technology to help drivers avoid potential problems with features such as roll stability control, antilock brakes, traction control, and an advanced blind spot information system including cameras mounted on the side view mirrors that activate an indicator light when another vehicle is within the XC90's blind spots. Safety is also apparent in features that protect the driver and passengers and includes reinforced passenger compartments and a full series of airbags. In addition to its strong safety features, the XC90 is comfortable practical and available in 3 trims. Additional options for all the three models are abundant, and the 3.2 can easily be upgraded to accommodate seven passengers and includes most of the standard features found on the V8 model.
The company has blessed this SUV with standard dimensions overall. The SUV comes with a total length of 4807mm, width of 1898mm that includes the external rear view mirrors along with the total height of 1784mm. The wheelbase of the vehicle is 2857mm, which is quite standard and makes the SUV wide and comfortable. On the other hand, the company has given this sports utility vehicle a very impressive ground clearance of 218mm, which is capable to deal with terrains and gives the occupants a comfortable driving experience. The SUV is available in various notable shades like Black Sapphire, Passion Red, Silver Metallic, Electric Silver Metallic, Black Stone, Ember Black Metallic, Savile Grey Metallic, Caspian Blue Metallic and Twilight Bronze Metallic for the buyers to choose from....
Volvo XC90 is available in three different types of engines. The 3.2 AWD is a petrol engine with engine capacity of 3192 cc. The 6 cylinder in-line type 3.2 AWD petrol engine is packed with 6 Speed Geartronic Transmissions. The 6 Speed Geartronic Transmission makes changing of gears, a cakewalk. The DOHC Valve configuration endowed engine offers a mileage of 5.9 kmpl in the city and 8.3 kmpl on the highways. The V8 AWD is a petrol engine with an engine capacity of 4414cc. The In-line type engine with 8 Cylinders and Variable Valve Timing & Variable intake system is packed with standard 6 Speed Geartronic Transmission, as well. This not only provides a smooth shifting of gears but also helps in reducing vibrations while driving at a high speed. The In-line type engine with 8 Cylinders offers a mileage of 5.5 kmpl on the urban roads and 8.8 kmpl on the highways. The D5 AWD is a diesel engine with engine capacity of 2400cc. The in-line type V5 turbo charged diesel engine with CRDI fuel supply system is very fuel efficient. The D5 AWD engine is endowed with 6 Speed Geartronic Transmission & 6 Speed Manual Transmission. This powerful engine offers a mileage of 5.7 kmpl in the city and 9.9 kmpl on the highways.
Volvo XC90 is available in three different types of engines- 3.2 AWD, V8 AWD & D5 AWD. The 3.2 AWD is a petrol engine with engine capacity of 3192 cc displacement. The In line type engine with Variable Valve Timing & Variable intake system and with 6 cylinders and DOHC valve configuration is very fuel efficient. This 3.2 AWD petrol engine is packed with both 6 Speed Geartronic Transmissions. The petrol engine delivers an impressive power of 175 Kw at 6200 rpm and a maximum torque of 320 Nm at 3200 rpm. The V8 AWD is a petrol engine with 4414cc displacement. The In-line type engine with 8 Cylinders and Variable Valve Timing & Variable intake system offers a clear emission and higher torque. This petrol engine is also packed with standard 6 Speed Geartronic Transmission. The highly powerful petrol engine is very efficient and produces an impressive power of 232 Kw at 5850 rpm and a torque of 440 Nm at 3900 rpm. The D5 AWD is a diesel engine with 2400cc displacement. The in-line type V5 turbo charged diesel engine is packed with CRDI (Common Rail Direct Injection) Fuel supply system that offers better performance and efficiency. The D5 AWD engine is endowed with 6 Speed Geartronic Transmission & 6 Speed Manual Transmission Gearbox. This powerful diesel engine provides an impressive power of 136 Kw at 4000 rpm and a maximum torque of 400 Nm at 2750 rpm.
The acceleration of a car is significantly dependent on the power, torque and transmission gearbox. Volvo XC90 comes in three engines. The 3.2 AWD is a petrol engine with capacity of 3192cc. This 3.2 AWD petrol engine is equipped with 6 Speed Geartronic Transmissions. The In line type engine is packed with DOHC Valve configuration that provides optimized oil supply to the friction bearing and delivers a zipping acceleration to the car by crossing the barrier of 100 kms in just 9.5 seconds and attaining a top speed of 210 kmph . The V8 AWD is a petrol engine with an engine capacity of 4414cc. The In-line type petrol engine with 8 cylinders is also endowed with standard 6 Speed Geartronic Transmission. This provides smooth and easy shifting of gears. The engine is very fuel efficient and is also very economical providing clear emission, higher power and torque. The car crosses 100 kms in a span of 7.3 seconds achieving a top speed of 212 kmph. The D5 AWD is a diesel engine with an engine capacity of 2400cc. The V5 turbo charged diesel engine is very fuel efficient. The In-line type D5 AWD engine is endowed with 6 Speed Geartronic Transmission & 6 Speed Manual Transmission and with CRDI Fuel supply system. The automatic transmission gives lesser acceleration and mileage as compared to the manual one. This engine offers a marvelous acceleration for 100 kms in just 11.5 seconds for 6 Speed Geartronic Transmission and 10.9 seconds for manual transmission, achieving a top speed of 208 kmph.
Volvo XC90 is a very classy and luxurious SUV with class apart exteriors that is sure to attract a huge fan following. A head turner with undefined features and elegant design and stylish exterior, Volvo XC90 is something you've never seen before. The revolutionary design of the car i.e. the muscular styling and flared wheel arches offer unadulterated looks which is just irresistible. The stylish front grille of the car boasts of a sporty grille. The chrome finished Logo of the company of the front assures people of its authenticity and the trsut people have in the brand. What more? It adds a lot to the look of the car The powerful bi-xenon headlamps offer smoldering looks with clear visibility and the headlight leveling allows perfect light beam adjustment. The fog lamps present below the headlights of the Volvo XC90 provide effortless cruising in winter and bad weather conditions. The tail lights present in the car not only offer clear vision to the people driving behind, it adds to the style of the car. The body colored bumpers and internally adjusted ORVMs give Volvo XC90 a more stylish and dynamic exterior. The colored door handles and door mirror offer that extra bit of finishing touch to the overall exterior of the car. The alloy wheels and body colored mirrors on the outside, indicators and body colored door handles add to the appeal of Volvo XC90 .
Volvo XC90 is a Premium SUV with a capacity of 7 passengers. The exterior dimensions of the car are as follows -
Length - 4807 mm
Width - 1898 mm
Height - 1784 mm
Wheelbase - 2857 mm
Ground Clearance - 218 mm
Volvo XC90 is a premium luxurious SUV with unmatched interiors. The interior of Volvo XC90 is very attractive. This head turner is sure to attract all the car lovers in just a glance. Volvo XC90 possesses roomy and spacious interiors that ensure a pleasurable drive even in the most difficult of roads. The spacious interior of the car is designed to give you a feeling of openness even in the busiest of traffic. The contemporary dashboard, rich leather upholstery used in the Volvo XC90 is very well defined and offers comfort which is complemented by a feeling of sheer opulence and suits the ambiance of the car. The Volvo XC90 offers top of its class interiors giving it a very stylish look. The cockpit style control panel offers a supreme look to the car with total control while driving a car. The instrument panel in Volvo XC90 is simply mesmerizing The wood finish arm rest on door trims adds grace and a touch of sophistication to it. The inside door handle with silver finishing gives it a royal look. Adding to the twinkling effect, Volvo XC90 is dressed with the cabin lights both in the center and the front. The tachometer, digital displayed trip meter, info display clock and temperature also add to its grace.
Volvo XC90 offers a cocoon and swathe of comfort and pleasure to its passenger with a wealth of advanced and comfortable features that offer a very joyful, pleasant and comfortable drive. The electronic tilt Power Steering of the car offers a very comfortable drive with customization of its position according to the height of driver. The electric ORVM present in the Volvo XC90 offers comfort of changing the view without opening the windows of the car. The Power window in both front and rear seat gives great comfort in closing the windows when needed. The illuminated steering mounted audio control offers music at the tip of your fingertips. The fully integrated stereo system also adds joy and pleasure to your driving. The USB port helps you plug in your music while driving, thus making the entire drive worthwhile. The automatic climate control system present in the Volvo XC90 offers you to choose the temperature you desire, on board computers auto adjust to the weather outside, maintaining precise cabin temperature. The driver’s seat height adjustment in the Volvo XC90 offers a comfortable drive for any driver. The instrument cluster with illumination present in the Volvo XC90 offers better clarity. The rear demister in the car offers very comfortable drive. The storage section adds functionality with huge luggage space, cup holders, ticket holders, console box, etc . The air conditioner with heater controls the inside temperature and offers a very comfortable driving.
Volvo XC90 is a premium Sports Utility Vehicle with a seatting capacity of 7 people. Volvo XC90 is a very roomy and spacious car with elegant interiors. The interior measurement of this car is as follows.
Head Room Front -1019 mm
Head Room Rear- 1003 mm for 3.2 AWD & D5 AWD, 1004 mm for V8 AWD
Shoulder Room Front- 1480 mm
Shoulder Room Rear- 1455 mm for 3.2 AWD & D5 AWD, 1459 mm for V8 AWD
Leg Room Front- 1041 mm
Leg Room Rear- 925 mm for 3.2 AWD & D5 AWD, 879 mm for V8 AWD
Hip Room Front- 1408 mm
Hip Room Rear 1361 mm for 3.2 AWD & D5 AWD, 1374 mm for V8 AWD
The all new Volvo XC90 is available in three different types of engines- 3.2 AWD, V8 AWD & D5 AWD. The 3.2 AWD is a petrol engine with engine capacity of 3192cc . This 3.2 AWD petrol engine is packed with 6 Speed Geartronic Transmission. The 6 Speed Geartronic Transmission makes changing of gears a joyful experience. The 6 cylinder 3.2 AWD engine is very powerful and delivers an impressive torque. The In-line type engine with Variable Valve Timing & Variable intake system is very fuel economical and efficient. The DOHC Valve configuration provides optimized oil supply to the friction bearing and delivers an impressive power of 175 Kw at 6200 rpm and a maximum torque of 320 Nm at 3200 rpm.
The V8 AWD is a petrol engine with an engine capacity of 4414cc. This petrol engine is also packed with standard 6 Speed Geartronic Transmission. This provides a smooth and easy shifting of gears. The In-line type engine with 8 Cylinders and with Variable Valve Timing & Variable intake system offer a clear emission and higher torque. The highly powerful petrol engine is very efficient and produces an impressive power of 232 Kw at 5850 rpm and a torque of 440 Nm at 3900 rpm. The D5 AWD is a diesel engine with engine capacity of 2400cc. The V5 turbo charged diesel engine is very fuel efficient. The D5 AWD engine is endowed with 6 Speed Geartronic Transmission & 6 Speed Manual Transmission. This provides smoother shifting of gears. The inline type engine is packed with CRDI (Common Rail Direct Injection) Fuel supply system which offers greater efficiency to the engine. This powerful diesel engine provides an impressive power of 136 Kw at 4000 rpm and a maximum torque of 400 Nm at 2750 rpm.
Volvo XC90 is a very stylish car with unmatchable interiors and accessories attached to it. The SUV is equipped with Audio System with Speakers to add to that musical driving expereince. Other accessories present in Volvo XC90 include USB Connector, Speakers, Accessory Socket, Leather upholstery, etc.You can now buy . Great discounts available.
The all new Volvo XC90 comes with 17 inches alloy wheels that offer a very robust and attractive look to the car. Volvo XC90 comes with a puncture proof tubeless tyre for a hassle-free journey. The tyre size of 17 Inch wheel is 225 / 65 R17 which is sufficient in controlling this big sized car in case of off-roading. This tyre size is also of great help in slippery road and reduces the chances of skidding of the car to minimum.
Volvo XC90 , the luxurious SUV comes with a good braking system. Both the front and the rear possess ventilated disc brakes. The braking system of the Volvo XC90 helps in decelerating the car when needed. Volvo XC90 is also equipped with the ABS (Anti lock Braking System) and Brake Assist which is of great help in detecting hazardous driving situation like pronounced over steer or under steer, dramatic steering movements, panic braking etc. This is an automatic braking system which works in the car. The all new Volvo XC90 has excellent suspension that controls the car’s stability & control. The front suspension of the Volvo XC90 is a McPherson Spring struts with anti-dive, anti-lift function &anti roll bar and the rear suspension is a multi-link independent rear suspension with anti roll bar. This ultimate suspension present in this highly advanced car controls the stability and steering of the car.
Volvo XC90 is one of the safest cars to be driven on the roads. The luxurious SUV is packed with many advanced safety features. Volvo XC90 is equipped with both active and passive safety features to safeguard you against the unexpected surprises that come in your way. The availability of Driver’s Airbag and Passenger airbag in the car is the most important safety measure which offers a cushioning effect to the passenger in case of collision and jerk and also helps in reducing the impact of collision. The ABS (Anti lock Braking System) with EBD available in some variants of Volvo XC90 prevents wheel locking in case of sudden and panic braking and also controls the stability of the car. The electronic brake force distribution (EBD) available in the car helps in distributing braking force between the front and rear wheels.
The 3 point ELR front seat belt pretensioner & force limiter, 3 point rear seat belts and 2 point lap belt is very efficient in minimizing the force and jerk in case of panic braking and accident. The height adjustable front seat belts make the drive very safe and comfortable. The side impact protection beam is also of great significance. The halogen headlamps offer clear visibility on the roads and reduce the danger henceforth. The availability of front and rear fog lamps in some variant of the car acts as a safeguard against bad weather condition driving. Some other safety measures are child lock, high mounted stop lamp which is clearly visible, double horn, and offers stress free driving.
Volvo XC 90 Pros :
Equipped with high safety feature, Powerful engine, Stylish look.
Volvo XC 90 Cons :
High maintainence cost.
|Variants||Transmission||Engine Description||Mileage||Power||AC||Power Steering||Central Locking|
|8.4||11.1||200bhp @ 3900rpm||Standard||Standard||Standard|
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