2016 Volvo XC90 Overview
Swedish manufacturer Volvo is known for producing some of the safest and most efficient vehicles the automobile industry has to offer and the all-new 2016 Volvo XC90 will only add to that legacy. Designed for the driver that requires lots of cargo room, sophisticated technology, and ample seating, the 2016 Volvo XC90 surely will not disappoint.
The 2016 Volvo XC90 is offered in three trim levels: Momentum, R-Design, and Inscription.
What’s New for the 2016 Volvo XC90?
For the 2016 model year, Volvo has introduced a new iron mark symbol, which aligns its famous arrow with the diagonal slash across the grille. The 2016 XC90 is also the first Volvo to feature the brand’s new Scalable Product Architecture (SPA) modular chassis technology that was developed entirely by Volvo and will only add to the brand’s versatility, efficiency, and safety.
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2016 Volvo XC90 Exterior
On the outside, the 2016 Volvo XC90 features a strong and modern design with a stunning grille and 19-inch alloy wheels that are sure to impress even the most casual car enthusiast. Consumers will also enjoy the vehicle’s large panorama sunroof and the smooth ride provided by this all-wheel drive vehicle.
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Exterior available on 2016 Volvo XC90 Momentum:
- 19-inch alloy wheels, Foglights, Heated mirrors, Panoramic sunroof, Roof rails, Hands-free power tailgate
Exterior available on the 2016 Volvo XC90 R-Design:
- 20-inch alloy wheels, LED adaptive headlights, LED running lights, Unique grille accents, Automatic high-beam control
Exterior available on the 2016 Volvo XC90 Inscription:
- 20-inch alloy wheels, LED Headlights with Active Bending Lights, Illuminated tread plates, “Inscription” badging, Headlight high-pressure cleaning, Integrated aluminum roof rails
2016 Volvo XC90 Performance
The 2016 Volvo XC90 features a 2.0-liter four-cylinder supercharged and turbocharged engine good for 316 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. The 2016 Volvo XC90 also features an eight-speed automatic transmission.
2016 Volvo XC90 Efficiency
The 2016 Volvo XC90 has respectable fuel-efficiency for an SUV, yielding 20 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway. The XC90 also features 18.8 gallons of fuel tank capacity to allow drivers to travel further, while having to stop and fill up less.
2016 Volvo xc90 Interior
The interior of the 2016 Volvo XC90 is spacious and luxurious, featuring comfortable seating for seven and lots of cargo room. The rear seats can fold down to provide even more storage space if you need to carry home some lumber from the hardware store. The Volvo XC90 also features four zone climate control and premium leather seats.
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Interior available on 2016 Volvo XC90 Momentum:
- Heated front seats, 40/20/40-split second-row seats, Leather upholstery, Auto-dimming rearview mirror, Driver seat memory settings
Interior available on the 2016 Volvo XC90 R-Design:
- Sport steering wheel with shift paddles, Digital gauge cluster display, Upgraded leather sport seats, Additional interior illumination, Aluminum mesh cabin accents
Interior available on the 2016 Volvo XC90 Inscription:
- Nappa leather interior, Walnut wood inlays, Leather steering wheel, Heated and ventilated front seats, Four-zone electronic climate control
2016 Volvo XC90 Safety
Volvo has a strong history of producing safe vehicle and introducing great safety innovations. Volvo and their team of engineers were the first to introduce the three-point safety belt, rearward-facing child safety seat, inflatable curtain, and rollover protection system (ROPS); among numerous other life-saving innovations. Volvo takes safety so seriously that their company’s vision is that, “no one will be seriously injured or killed in a new Volvo by 2020.”
Standard Safety Features
- Antilock brakes
- Stability and traction control
- Front-seat side-impact and full-length side curtain airbags
- Anti-whiplash front seats
- Rearview camera
- Automatic braking for frontal-crash mitigation
- Frontal-collision warning
- Run-off Road Protection