At new times and in Volvo, and the best proof of this is the style applied in their latest models, most notably the Volvo XC90: the large SUV from the Swedish manufacturer launched the new design language that will be used in the immediate future. Under the baton of new chief designer Thomas Ingenlath are incorporating a lot of her own personality, at the same time that prioritize simplicity and minimalism nordic.
The next to arrive will be the Volvo S90. This new saloon top of the range will have its official presentation at the Detroit motor show 2016, in January, but the leaks they don’t understand the wait. Here we have his first official image, courtesy of autoblog.nl, that we discover its design from a side view. After the filtration of the model at a scale of 1:43, the surprise is not too large, although I must say that looks much better in reality, full-size.
The Volvo S90 will be the flagship model of the manufacturer, together with the own Volvo XC90, and later will come a version with bodywork family in the form of Volvo V90. In its design it acknowledges a large influence of the latest prototypes of the brand, like the Volvo Concept Coupe or the Volvo Concept Estate, especially in its slim silhouette and in a front presided over by that feature grille and LED optics in the form of a T.
Will be to the sale in the first months of 2016, in competition with the typical triumvirate of sedans German mid-size/large, read Mercedes E-Class, BMW 5-Series and Audi A6. Seated in the modular platform SPA Volvo, this design will be one of their main arguments to differentiate themselves, as well as its extensive technology and efficient engines Drive-e that will accompany the version star, the expected S90 T8 Plug-In Hybrid.