S90 epitomises Scandinavian design, performance, safety, comfort and luxury.
Volvo Auto India introduced the all-new S90 premium sedan in the Indian market. The new sedan replaces the S80 and is equipped with a host of new technology and features it bears testimony to the continuing transformation of the Volvo marquee in the luxury segment.
Khosla Jani ‘The Enchanted Collection’ ushered the New Volvo S90 luxury sedan at the launch event.
The S90 is priced at Rs. 53.5 Lakhs (Ex-Showroom, Mumbai without Octroi) making it very competitive as compared to competition in the Indian market.
The car competes with the likes of BMW 5 Series, Audi A6, Mercedes-Benz E-Class and Jaguar XF.
About the S90
Volvo S90 infuses freshness in the premium sedan segment with its distinctive Scandinavian design inside out and a Coupe like silhouette. The cars comes with typical Volvo design chrome finished grille, Volvo Ironmark flanked by the Full-LED Thor’s Hammer headlights.
The car shows off its long length and the sloping roofline on the side. The rear has a new distinct tail lamp cluster and the Volvo spread out wordmark is a premium sign-off for the car.
The Inscription variant comes with chrome finish exterior package that underlines premium imagery.
Inside the car screams luxury with attention to detail and exquisite materials offered on the S90 interiors. Finely crafted leather dashboard, natural-finish walnut wood encased in a single piece chrome element adorns the front console.
The seat has soft perforated Nappa leather that enables heating and cooling through the seats. Both front seats have lumbar support and power adjustable seat extenders to provide supreme comfort and the cabin comes with 4-Zone air-conditioning.
The rear wheels feature independent air-suspension for going that extra mile in providing supreme comfort and ride. The S90 comes with interior Air Quality system enhanced with charcoal filter restricts particulate matter PM2.5 and PM10 to enter the S90 cabin.
The S90 is equipped with a sub 2L diesel that delivers 190 horsepower and 400 Nm Torque. The engine is an inline 4 cylinder turbocharged from the Drive-E family that optimises power, mileage and emissions.
It is tuned to derive a balance between driving pleasure and driving comfort. The powertrain system is Euro 6 compliant and the exhaust manifold comes fitted with the Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) that restricts the emission of particulate matter PM2.5 and PM10 by at least 95%.
Volvo Cars is the first car company in India that made DPF standard in all our cars since 2007. The future is smaller, cleaner and more powerful engines and our sub 2L strategy will be beneficial for the environment.
The Sens Touch from Volvo features a 9” touch display reduces the buttons to a mere 8, it is the most simple and intuitive system to use and enables the driver to concentrate more on the road.
From car settings to entertainment and connectivity enables apps it has the industry’s most advanced tablet display. Built-in navigation and Apple CarPlay further enhances the experience.
Volvo cars come equipped with World-class safety and the S90 endorses our brands safety DNA. It comes with all the protective safety features as standard. Here are some key features of safety:
Lane Keeping Aid – This is a unique feature for any car in India. The digital camera keeps an eye on the lane markers and if the driver does not provide steering input, the steering automatically corrects itself to keep the car within the lane. This feature is one-step closer to Autonomous Driving.
Other safety features include
- Run Off-Road Protection
- Emergency Brake Assist
- Seatbelt Pretensioners (All seats)
- Child Booster Cushion
- High strength Boron Steel
- Whiplash Protection
- Side Impact Protection
Key features on the S90 sedan include
- Bowers & Wilkins Surround Sound System with 19 speakers
- FOUR-C Chassis with 3 drive modes – Eco; Comfort & Dynamic and independent Air Suspension on rear wheels
- 12.3” digital instrumentation cluster; 9” digital centre touch screen;
- Tyres with noise cancellation technology
- Heads-up Display
- Power operated Tailgate with foot scanner
- Rear Parking Camera; Park Pilot front & rear; Park Pilot Assist for Park-in/Park-out/Parallel/Perpendicular
- Apple CarPlay
The new premium sedan will be sold as a CBU and deliveries will begin in December 2016.