According to the various reports, 2018 Volvo XC90 will probably come without bigger changes compared to the current 2017 year model. This mid-size luxury crossover originally came in 2002. After full 12 years of production, the second-generation model finally came in 2014 and it was definitely worth of waiting. This new model continues in the same way as the original and comes with so many amazing characteristics. Among three-row crossovers, this one offers an absolutely outstanding cargo capacity. Amazing safety is another aspect where this crossover has a leading position, but that is the main characteristic of all models from Swedish manufacturer. Finally, it offers absolutely astonishing design, both outside and inside. Since there won’t be bigger changes for the next year, 2018 XC90 will probably come in usual time, which is somewhere late in the year.
2018 Volvo XC90 redesign and features
As we already mentioned, 2018 Volvo XC90 will come without bigger changes. We will see the same amazing design. Besides great exterior and interior design, this crossover will also come extremely well equipped. The base model comes with standard features such as 18-inch alloy wheels, adjustable drive modes, LED headlights, a panoramic sunroof, and driver memory settings. It also features a 9-inch central touchscreen, a navigation system, voice controls, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, smartphone app integration, and a 10-speaker sound system with satellite radio, USB port etc. When it comes to safety, 2018 Volvo XC90 will feature standard things like antilock brakes, stability and traction control, front seat side-impact airbags, full-length side curtain airbags and anti-whiplash front seats, rearview camera, frontal collision warning etc. This impressive list of safety features could be extended with the optional surround-view camera, blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert etc.
2018 Volvo XC90 engines
The 2018 Volvo XC90 will continue with the same engine lineup. The base model will feature a 2.0-liter gasoline engine. It has a max output of 250 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. It comes with an eight-speed automatic transmission. There is also an optional 2.0-liter engine, which features both supercharger and turbocharger. The total output of this version is 316 horses and 295 pound-feet of torque. Finally, there is a hybrid version, which combines a 2.0-liter gasoline engine with an 87-hp electric motor. So, the total output is around 400 horsepower and 470 pound-feet of torque.
2018 Volvo XC90 release date and price
The 2018 Volvo XC90 will come late in the year, with the base price around 47.000 dollars.