The Volvo S90 provides at least three hybrid options in its range
The new Volvo S90 will possess a wide range of hybrid models that will expand its offerings by combining them with new variants of engines Drive-E. today we know that it has a version of 400 HP called T8 Twin Engine, a transplant direct from the motor of the Volvo XC-90 of the same denomination, but others will have options both above and below.
A 1.5 litre three-cylinder engine for the Volvo S90
The three-cylinder will arrive at the great vehicle are Swedish but they will not do alone, but accompanied by an electric motor. The Volvo S90 will be a hybrid system composed by an engine Drive-E 1.5-liter three-cylinder. This option will be positioned just below the S90 T8 Twin Engine (400 CV) in terms of price and performance. Although your purpose will be the same, to offer good benefits in exchange for a reduced fuel consumption.
This engine 1.5-litre three-cylinder will be derived directly from the known range Drive-E 2.0-liter and four-cylinder, replacing the current 1.6-liter. In models, Volvo will always be turbo charged while in the range of its parent company, asian, Geely, what we will see in versions of kw.
An engine 1.5-liter three-cylinder will arrive at the saloon with the help of the electrification
This same block will be used in smaller models as well as future compact (the Volvo S40, V40 and XC-40) based on the platform CMA (Compact Modular Architecture) and vehicles of average size derived from the range 60 (S60, V60…). Some will find themselves alone while others will be supported by some type of electrification.
finally also been confirmed from the come in high performance versions of the sedan signed by Polestar. The S90 and V90 Polestar will be powered by a hybrid system of high performance, superior to that of the T8 Twin Engine 400 HP. The consumption approved will continue to be reduced but remember that these versions are going and focused on good sportsmanship.