The emergence of a new flagship sedan, designed to replace in the lineup S80 model, 2018-2019 Volvo announced back in.
Since that time, the press began to leak out bits of information, gradually lifts the veil of secrecy over the Swedish innovation.
The ability to draw preliminary conclusions about the car appeared in the late summer of, when a number of publications have been published image of a scale model sedan.
And finally, 2 December at a special event in Gothenburg manufacturer declassified the lion’s share of information, backed by its extensive selection of photos.
Official show 2018-2019 Volvo S90 model year, revealing absolutely all the cards will be held at the January Auto Show in Detroit.
Review of the new 2018-2019 Volvo S90
Relationship with photographs and technical details does not doubt that the new 2018-2019 Volvo model is a one of the most technologically advanced creations of Swedish auto giant.
The car has a modern exterior, luxurious interior with high-quality materials, innovative driver assistance systems, a wide range of propulsion systems.
However, similar equipment can boast of almost every representative of a segment, whether Audi A6, Jaguar XF and Lexus GS.
In this regard, there is no other way but to find out in more detail in detail, identifying those strengths, which are able to afford the new 2018-2019 Volvo S90 fight on equal terms with the above and a number of other models.
These are going to do.
To begin with, that the sedan is based on a universal platform SPA, has served as the basis for the XC90 crossover.
In the case of the 2018-2019 Volvo S90 is allowed to create the most rigid frame, the design of which used steel with different strength characteristics, and aluminum.
Overall dimensions of the sedan are as follows: length – 4963 mm, width – 1890 mm, height – 1443 mm.
The distance between the front and rear axle was 2941 mm.
As we see, in comparison with the new S80 has become much larger, and at the same time, squat.
Clearance new model is 152 mm.
The appearance of the 2018-2019 Volvo S90
Design stern 2018-2019 Volvo S90 model year is decorated according to the original design concept of the company, the hallmark of which are the front svetobloki T-shaped running lights got the name “Hammer of Thor”.
The optics of this configuration, we have seen in the 2018-2019 Volvo XC90, it now adorns the nose and part of a new three-volume flagship, of course, while keeping its stylistic features.
In addition to the easily recognizable headlights frontal zone of the 2018-2019 Volvo C90 features a stylish grille with a plurality of vertical jumpers and large emblem of the manufacturer, with some neat bumper sections protivotumanok, solid hood with original vyshtampovki sides.
Inspection sedan side reveals a domed roof topped with a characteristic fin sidewall body with smooth contours, larger doorways, elegant mirrors, large wheel arches cutouts under the rubber 20-inch size.
Feed the new flagship 2018-2019 Volvo looks like a minimum thanks to an unusually intricate taillights, shaped like the letter S. In part, they brought to the trunk lid, which are also chrome nameplates indicating the model name and modification.
The lower part of the bumper has been farmed out to two quadrangular exhaust nozzles spaced along the edges.
Concluding the inspection 2018-2019 Volvo S90 exterior, it should be noted that the car Swedes turned out very nice.
The model combines the various lines, body transitions and vyshtampovki.
Neither element is not a foreign looks and repulsive.
The luxurious interior of the 2018-2019 Volvo S90
If looks could be called attractive novelty, when it enters the interior wants to pick up a more vivid epithets.
The successful combination of colors and high quality finishing materials create a unique atmosphere inside, which boasts not every car.
Maximum comfortable accommodation help to perfectly profiled front seats and not less comfortable rear sofa, formally designed to accommodate three passengers, but in fact is more of a two-seater.
The central console sedan completely unloaded from the controls, the role of which is usually carried out all sorts of buttons and switches.
In their place, the developers have put a huge 9.5-inch screen Sensus Connect multimedia system, taking full responsibility for the interaction with the driver.
Only a small block of classic buttons that provide quick access to a number of functions, is located just below the main display.
The instrument panel 2018-2019 Volvo S90 is designed to conform to the status of the vehicle, why is graphics performance with various data display options.
Speaking of high-tech of its model, 2018-2019 Volvo representatives, not least pay attention to a long list of electronic assistants.
In addition to the standard set of such road signs recognition system or a parking assistant, 2018-2019 Volvo S90 received function Pilot Assist, is an enhanced version of the Active Cruise Control.
This complex will be useful when driving on country roads, where it is possible to partially subcontract driving.
Pilot Assist will allow the car to move in the occupied strip, keeping a distance of up to vperediiduschih vehicles, as well as to carry out rotations.
Normal operation of the system is possible only with a clear layout and good weather conditions.
Maximum speed is the same, confined to the autonomous piloting, is 130 km / h.
Interestingly, the Swedish company has long been engaged in the development of high-grade autopilot, so you can rely on the fact that this development, though not in the near future will begin to be installed on the brand’s models.
Specifications 2018-2019 Volvo S90
Technical characteristics of the 2018-2019 Volvo C90 features defined engines Drive-E family, having as one 2-liter volume.
Total power plant options, and, hence, modifications, is five.
Two petrol motors, and they are out 254 hp
(Version of the 2018-2019 Volvo S90 T5) and 320 hp
(2018-2019 Volvo S90 T6).
The indicators of maximum torque of 350 units and 400 Nm respectively.
A car with a more powerful 320-horsepower engine accelerates to 100 km / h in 5.8 seconds and consumes an average of around 7.3 liters of fuel.
Diesels represented 190 hp (2018-2019 Volvo S90 D4) and the 235-horsepower (2018-2019 Volvo S90 D5) units.
Junior turbo generates 400 Nm of torque, which allows to achieve the high-speed line of 100 km / h in 8.2 seconds.
More high-torque diesel D5 (480 Nm) on the same march takes just 7.3 seconds.
But he and the fuel consumed by an average of more than 1 liter – 5.1 liters vs. 4.1 liters in D4.
A separate item is a hybrid plant that is based on the petrol T6 power of 320 hp
It includes a part of an electric motor with a return of 65 kW (240 Nm).
Tandem two units forming the modification 2018-2019 Volvo S90 T8, gives a total of 407 hp
and 640 Nm.
Claimed fuel consumption – no more than 1.9 liters per 100 kilometers.
How did you manage to achieve such efficiency as applied to very heavy-weight vehicle (weight up to 2150 kg), it remains a mystery.
Efforts at the wheel can be transmitted through a 6-step “mechanics” or 8-band “machine”.
All models except the 2018-2019 Volvo S90 D4, have all-wheel drive configuration (D4 FWD).
The suspension is built on two-lever pattern in front and multi-link – behind.
The maximum diameter of the front brakes is 345 mm, rear – 320 mm.
And, finally, is not the most important for owners of vehicles like the 2018-2019 Volvo S90, but still noteworthy figure – the amount of luggage.
The cargo area of the new sedan is able to accommodate up to 500 liters of luggage, which is 20 liters more than he could afford to accommodate S80.
Volume compartments indicated including hidden under the floor.
Details of prices and complete sets 2018-2019 Volvo S90, will appear after the January Smotrin in Detroit.
The assembly process should begin in May in Sweden and to Russia will reach sedan, likely no earlier than September.