For them, the old money in the 1980’s, is certainly very easy to recognize this Swedish brand. But for the next generation, it seems Volvo began to be forgotten, but they have models that are very interesting and potentially, one of which is the 2017 Volvo XC90.
This SUV has premium fixtures, like class brands, such as BMW, Mercedes-Benz or Audi. As an older player, Volvo also looks very serious in creating this new model, even coming off due to the company’s ups and downs. The 2017 Volvo XC90 is also the point of Volvo’s return of premium automotive industry in the global arena, after the acquisition by Geely (Chinese companies) in 2010. This model had just slid the end of last year (2016) and being prepared again eight models continued until the end of 2017.
“This is an important day in our history. We are not just launching a car, but also re-launching our brand, “said Hakan Samuelsson, President and CEO of Volvo in Los Angeles, Wednesday (11/16/2016).
This Swedish brand hope they can restore the company’s global sales increased further with the release of this 2017 Volvo XC90. In the United States alone, the portion of Volvo’s market share had reached 8 percent in 2000, then slumped to just 3.4 percent in 2013, citing Edmunds.com.
From its appearance, the 2017 Volvo XC90 really feels has a different class. Luxurious, sophisticated, well-established, cool, and expensive. In the US market, the Volvo XC90 will be offered in two variants, each equipped with the 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder, turbo supercharged, and a combined 8-speed transmission.
The first variant, T6 will offer 316 tk power, while the T8 variant is equipped with a plug-in hybrid technology, so as to increase the power up to 400 tk. In the US, the Volvo XC90 is priced from 48,900 dollars.