It will be one of the new features of the next Detroit Auto show, but the new Volvo S90 is already official thanks to the publication of the first images and information.
Tras the first leaks that occurred this morning, Volvo presented in the form of official S90, the vehicle with which they will come fully to compete in the segment of the premium, on the basis of a product that has a inspired design in the XC90, but with a profile that highlights your high waist line and a glazed surface to the sides is very low, which together gives an image slightly sports.
The new Volvo S90 is based on the modular platform Scalable Platform Architecture (SPA), which is also used in the XC90, with which they also share the same engines. The T8 Twin Engine plug-in hybrid will offer 400 horsepower, on the basis of a combination of its turbo charged engine of 4-cylinder and 2.0-liter, in conjunction with an electric motor and a generator of a boot-mounted crankshaft, associated to a automatic change of eight marches and four-wheel drive.
Its attractive interior is based on sleek lines and minimalist.
Between their technological characteristics is a conduction system of semi-autonomous advanced to which Volvo called Pilot Assist, which is also used in the XC90. The device allows you to keep the car aligned within the demarcation of the lane in whims of highway up to 130 km/h. The S90 debuts in addition to a detection system of animals, which can detect large animals such as horses, elk or similar, both day and night. This system will first alert the driver and in case you do not find an answer applies the brakes to prevent a collision.
In the interior, the simplicity and minimalism scandinavian powers, once more keeping to the traits already seen in the XC90 and with a few lines straight and clean, without additions or embellishments superfluous. In terms of functionality, Volvo adopted a infotainment system SENSUS, from where it can be controlled practically all the functions of the car via a touch screen of enormous dimensions.
For more details and the full list of specifications we will have to wait as u official debut that will take place in the united States in the month of January, in the framework of the Detroit Auto show.