Swedish concern Volvo will finally update its best-selling model SUV Volvo XC 90. He was released in 2002, most wanted crossover of Scandinavians, but in 2012, sales dropped and the car ranked only 5th place in sales. The new version of the Volvo XC 90 will appear in 2014, and the old version will be released in China, the company Geely, purchased Volvo XC model 90.
In fact, Volvo XC 90 was started back in 1999 by the German Part No Manufacturer Ford., which at that time the owner of the Volvo. Volvo XC 90 is a typical crossover with front-wheel drive or 4x4 wheel drive and five-cylinder D5 diesel engine. This is an excellent combination of economy and performance, although it is very dynamic and versatile car, such as BMW X3.
Changes in the new model would be minimal compared to the previous and the price will be slightly higher. At the Geneva Motor Show in 2014, will be presented two versions of the Volvo XC90 and Volvo XC60, before being marketed that year.
Inside, Volvo will also have minor changes, emphasizing greatly the convenience of the passengers and especially their safety. Volvo XC 90 is a fully furnished leather, artfully shaped chrome finish.
There are a host of items in the model where the sporting spirit has prevailed - large alloy wheels, sports suspension, twin exhaust pipes, stocky and low body kit. Best car standing on highway because it is then that you feel comfortable.
Driving is easy, and the petrol version of the 3.0-liter T6 engine with automatic transmission Geartronic.
Each version of Volvo has standard safety package: laminated safety glass, two-stage airbags, electronic braking, traction control and first-class equipment.
There is novelty in the headlights that do not dazzle oncoming traffic, but also no dead spots on the light. Practicality of Volvo XC 90 is expressed in the volume of the trunk, which is adjacent behind the rear seats - 655 liters.
Fuel consumption is not too small, given the powerful D5 and emitted 149g/km of CO2, and in D4 engine 139g/km of CO2. The price for the service and insurance Volvo XC 90 are not at all small. Other features of the model are Touch Information System based on Android, connecting the car to the Internet.
We use all the features of Android applications, including games, music, internet radio, web browsing, Google maps for navigation and weather information. New technology from Formula 1 will only be introduced in the model Volvo S80, the so-called KERS system, which gives extra power to the car at speed increase and 20% reduction in cost of fuel. In the past, Volvo competes with leading in the 90s of the last century cars, like GMC Acadia and Renault Captur .
Model Volvo XC90 and Volvo XC60 for connoisseurs of luxury driving, people who know what class and comfort on the road.