The Volvo S90 marks a giant step forward for Volvo Cars. The Swedish car manufacturer better known for its SUV and valleys, but the launch of the Volvo S90 is determined clearly shaking up the premium sedan segment with a separate executive class sedan. Equipped with a host of new technologies ranging from the safety of cloud-based applications and services, the S90 is further proof of the change in the Swedish brand’s continuing.
“Since the launch of the Volvo XC90 we have made it clear purpose. We are now clearly and firmly in the game. With $ 11 billion USD of investment in the past five years have not been reimagined what Volvo Cars can only be – now we have to fulfill our promise of resurgent right and Volvo Cars brand,” said Håkan Samuelsson, President & CEO, Volvo Car Group.
The new Volvo S90 comes equipped with an advanced semi-autonomous drive feature, Pilot Assist. The program offers a gentle steering inputs to maintain the vehicle properly aligned within the lane markings up to motorway speeds around 130 km / h and no longer need to follow another car. Pilot Assist another step towards full drive the private sector – a key new Volvo.
The Volvo S90 will come T8 Twin Engine clean and powerful plug-in hybrid powertrain and a very luxuriously appointed interiors and connected infotainment systems large sedan segment. “Our idea was to bring something completely new to this part of the rather conservative and deliver a visual expression that exudes leadership and confidence on the outside. On the inside and take the S90 to the next level, to announce high-end luxury experience that promises comfort and control,” said Thomas Ingenlath, Senior Vice President Design at Volvo Car Group.
The Volvo S90 also introduces a world first City Safety – a large animal to see – a system capable of detecting large animals such as deer, horses or moose, night and day. The technology offers accurate and brake warning to help avoid a collision. The Volvo S90 also has benefitted in a very advanced chassis Simulator funds Volvo Cars’ latest.
“The Volvo S90 has taken a major step forward in terms of driving dynamics, performance and ride. We have completely re-Volvo driving experience from the ground up to bring a sense of precision, session control and comfort,” said Dr. Peter Mertens, Senior Vice President, Research & Development at Volvo Car Group.
The Volvo 90 is set to be presented at the public IAS in Detroit For more information about the technical specifications S90 and because of the press kit, click here.