Volvo S90 launched in India with a price tag of Rs. 53.5 lakhs. It comes with a single Inscription variant at the time of the launch.

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Volvo S90 launched, replaces the ageing S80 sedan

Volvo has launched the S90 sedan in India, which is priced at Rs. 53.5 lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi). The mid-size luxury sedan is the longest, widest and has the largest wheelbase in its segment. The Volvo S90 competes with the Mercedes E-Class, BMW 5-Series, Audi A6 and Jaguar XF.

In terms of looks, the S90 is elegantly designed and offers a luxurious appearance. The front profile gets a huge grille with sleek looking headlights integrating Thor hammer shaped LED DRLs. The side profile makes it look quite lengthy while the rear gets C-shaped unique tail lamp cluster.

The interiors look similar to the new XC90 SUV but offer some unique touches. It comes with a huge iPad like 9-inch touchscreen infotainment system display that offers a range of connectivity options. The Bowers & Wilkins audio system is a big USP of the car. The S90 comes loaded with active and passive safety features on offer.

Powering the Volvo S90 is a 2.0-litre 4-cylinder diesel engine that produces 190 BHP and 400 Nm of torque, mated to a 8-speed automatic transmission. Volvo is expected to launch petrol and bigger diesel engine options next year in India with radar based technologies.

Volvo S90 Launched

– Volvo S90 launched in India, priced at Rs. 53.5 lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi)
– The S90 will compete with the likes of BMW 5-Series, Audi A6, Mercedes E-Class and Jaguar XF
– Volvo is offering the S90 in India via the CBU route as they don’t assemble cars in India
– Bookings of the S90 have commenced while deliveries to start in December

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The interiors have a lot of finesse and ergonomics are spot on

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The S90 looks gorgeous and unique from all angles