Volvo Car India has launched the latest iteration of its flagship SUV - XC90 in India at a price of Rs 89.90 lakh (ex-showroom). The 2021 XC90 now gets a myriad of new features and, most importantly, a mild-hybrid petrol powertrain.
Under the long bonnet, the new Volvo XC90 is now powered by a 2.0-liter petrol engine paired with a 48-volt electric motor with 296 horsepower and 420 Nm of torque. The transmission task is handled by an eight-speed automatic transmission that distributes power to all four wheels.
In addition to the mechanical upgrade, the Volvo XC90 comes loaded with new-age features. These include an advanced air purifier, heated front seats with massage function, a 19-speaker Bowers and Wilkins stereo system, a crystal gear knob, and a vertically stacked touchscreen infotainment system. The luxurious seven-seater SUV is available with Maroon Brown and Amber upholstery.
The XC90 also scores high for safety with active and passive features like adaptive cruise control, lane keep assist, 360-degree camera, front and rear collision mitigation support, blind spot information with traffic alert. crossover and parking assistance.
The new Volvo XC90 can be had in four exterior colors: Onyx Black, Denim Blue, Pine Grey, and White Pearl. In India, the XC90 competes with Mercedes-Benz GLS, BMW X7, and Range Rover Velar.