Although this model was introduced in 2002, original model is still in available. Although it past more than a decade, we still wait to see the second generation of this SUV. The only refreshment was in 2007, so it is clear enough that this model is a little bit outdated. Fortunately, the second generation is about to come in near future. According to some reliable sources, new model will come next year as 2016 Volvo XC90 with new platform, new look, new interior, engines and much better driving experience.
2016 Volvo XC90 redesign
Well, it looks like everything except the name will be changed in new model. The 2016 XC90 will use with new SPA platform (Sport Products Architecture), which will be used for several future models of this Swedish automaker. The company decided to make some interesting moves. They revealed car’s interior, while on the other side, exterior is still under a heavy camouflage. Some experts think that this rather means that designers have problem to finish the job with exterior than it is about some tactics. Anyway, the interior look very elegant, just like it is case with all Volvo models. With new chassis, cabin of 2016 XC90 will have three rows of seats and beside that, it will be full of latest hi-tech features. Compared to current model, new one will look almost like a spaceship.
2016 Volvo XC90 engines
There is still no precise information about engines for 2016 XC90. It is only known that there will be a whole-new line up of engines. However, it is not very hard to conclude, especially if you consider that outgoing model is available with only one, 3.2 V6, although there were many engines used for this model during these years. It is also for sure that 2016 Volvo XC90 will be available in hybrid variant.
2016 Volvo XC90 price and release date
It seems that Volvo plans to launch new model as soon as possible. According to some information that we have, 2016 Volvo XC90 will probably arrive next spring. It is still hard to predict the price, but it is expected that it will be slightly higher compared to outgoing model which costs around 40.000 dollars.